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Tapiray no. 17 - Athinaikos (Greece)

Small Greek side based in Athens who've spent most of their 84 year existance in the shadow of playing in the lower divisions. The highlight of their history is a nine year spell spent in the top flight during the 1990's, which included a foray into Europe in season 1991-92 where they played against Manchester United in the first round of the Cup Winners Cup.

They drew the first leg 0-0 at home and took the English giants into extra-time at Old Trafford before losing 2-0. They dropped out of the top flight in 1999 and although they managed to bounce back the following year, they were promptly relegated again after winning only five games all season.

Thanks to: Stevenage Jag

Tapiray no. 18 - Saint Prest (France)

French amateur side Saint Prest play in the French CFA-B division against a mixture of fellow minnows and the reserve sides of top flight teams like St Etienne, Monaco and Nice. They normally play in front of about 200 fans, but they attracted a little more attention than normal a few years ago due to their exploits in the French Cup.

When they took on top flight side Auxerre, three divisions above them, Saint Prest weren't expected to provide much of a test but they shocked French football by dumping their illustrious opponents out of the cup after a penalty shoot-out, which meant they reached the dizzy heights of the last 16 of France's premier cup competition.

Thanks to: Adam Lockyer

Tapiray no. 19 - KV Oostende (Belgium)

Like the previous Belgian side listed in TAPIRAY, Red Star Hassdonk (red and yellow is obviously a popular colour in Belgium), KV Oostende are a small lower league side. They are in the Belgian Third Division and play in the 10,000 capacity Albertparkstadion in Oostende, and if your Dutch is any good you can read more about them on their offical website: www.kvo.be/

Thanks to: Martin De Cecco

Tapiray no. 20 - Ayr Utd (Scotland)

This one is a bit of a cheat since it's their away kit that's red and yellow, but they all count, so we'll use it anyway. Yes, it's Ayr United who normally play in a rather uninspiring kit of black shorts and white tops. However, I'm sure you'll all agree that their red and yellow change strip (season 2001/02) is a much better looking one by far!

There's not much to like about Ayr, their fans moan a lot, their stadium is a dump (but a good away trip!), Eddie Annand plays for them, etc, etc - but at least they look ok when playing away from home!

Suggested by: Graeme Scott, A. Macdonald and Steven Greer