Jump to content


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a Wikipedia user page.

This is not an encyclopedia article. If you find this page on any site other than Wikipedia, you are viewing a mirror site. Be aware that the page may be outdated and that the user this page belongs to may have no personal affiliation with any site other than Wikipedia itself. The original page is located at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Oldelpaso.

Wikimedia Foundation
Wikimedia Foundation
Witnessing history on 13 May 2012. Nothing will come close to matching that experience, and any attempt to put it into words cannot do it justice.

My name is Simon. I am based in north-west England and started making contributions in February 2005. I mainly edit articles relating to football, and sometimes do New pages patrol if I'm bored. I work in a scientific field, but I tend to view editing science articles as too much like being at work. Note to self: edit more science articles, people will think you can't handle anything that's not football.

Articles regarded as good despite having portions written by me[edit]

Manchester City F.C., FIFA World Cup, Football (soccer), FA Premier League, City of Manchester Stadium, Bert Trautmann, 1956 FA Cup Final, William McGregor and 1930 FIFA World Cup are featured articles; English football champions, List of Manchester City F.C. managers, Manchester City F.C. seasons and Record home attendances of English football clubs are featured lists. Shaun Goater, FIFA World Cup Trophy, Paul Dickov, Elite Ice Hockey League, Robbie Fowler, Georgi Kinkladze, Tommy Johnson, Ken Barnes, Sam Cowan, Hyde Road, William Sudell, Frank Swift, 1904 FA Cup Final, San Marino national football team, 1967–68 Manchester City F.C. season, Neil Young (footballer born 1944), 1969 FA Cup Final, 1926 FA Cup Final, 1933 FA Cup Final,Manchester City F.C. in European football and Roy Paul are good articles. I also got Scotland national football team through FAC, but that was mostly polishing as it was nearly featured level already.

Of late my contribution to featured material has mostly consisted of helping others with copyediting, give or take a good article or two. If you need help with or advice in getting a sport related article to good or featured status, please do not hesitate to ask on my talk page.

enThis user is a native speaker of the English language.
fr-1Cet utilisateur peut contribuer avec un niveau élémentaire de français.
de-1Dieser Benutzer hat grundlegende Deutschkenntnisse.
This user contributes using Firefox.
This user is a participant in
WikiProject Football.

Subpages and other miscellaneous stuff[edit]