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by LEATHERSTOCKING
Fri Mar 13, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Fastest Scotland international goal
Replies: 6
Views: 2855

Re: Fastest Scotland international goal

I was @ the Scotland vs. Brazil in 1966 & had been given a brand new stop watch as a present. Stevie Chalmers` goal came after 38 seconds. Pele`s equaliser came after 15min 3sec.
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: Glasgow Cup book
Replies: 1
Views: 986

Re: Glasgow Cup book

I`m doing it, I`m doing it!!
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Wed Jan 22, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Scottish Football 1800,s
Replies: 9
Views: 2295

Re: Scottish Football 1800,s

Queen`s Park goalie vs. Rangers 25/9/1944 was Jimmy Steadward NOT Bobby Brown - sorry!
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Oldest Surviving Scottish Internationalists
Replies: 115
Views: 178265

Re: Oldest Surviving Scottish Internationalists

Very sad to hear about Bobby Brown. He made his Queen`s Park debut vs.Celtic @ Parkhead in a 4-4 wartime league game on 13th April 1940 aged just 16yrs 25days. He was more or less QP`s regular `keeper intil 1942 when he joined the Royal Navy making sporadic appearances at Hampden until sharing goalk...
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Sun Dec 15, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Scottish Football 1800,s
Replies: 9
Views: 2295

Re: Scottish Football 1800,s

Glasgow Cup book with all games, almost all teams, dates, officials, venues now available as follows: Forward £9 plus £1.80 (made payable) to John Litster at 38 Lowther Road, Norwich, NR4 6QW, or you can pay by Bank Transfer (details below), Paypal, but please note that any charges imposed by Paypal...
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Sat Nov 30, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Scottish Football 1800,s
Replies: 9
Views: 2295

Re: Scottish Football 1800,s

If you can haud oan, I`ve a Glasgow Cup book coming out soon.
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Sat Nov 30, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Seven different scorers
Replies: 15
Views: 8700

Re: Seven different scorers

When Queen`s Park beat Manchester AC 15-0 in an English Cup tie on 1st December 1883, Charles Campbell, Eadie Fraser, Willie Anderson, David Allan, Dr.John Smith, Bob Christie & Willie Harrower all scored. While Queen`s regualarly battered opponents by double figures in the 19thC the poor hacks on t...
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Part-time players with Scottish caps
Replies: 3
Views: 12625

Re: Part-time players with Scottish caps

Jimmy Gilmour, Queen`s Park`s winger, made a substitute appearance for Scotland`s semi professional side vs. England on 4th June 1983; an amateur of course.
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: 1st Player to win League and Cup in Scotland with two clubs?
Replies: 6
Views: 18492

Re: 1st Player to win League and Cup in Scotland with two clubs?

Slightly off piste, this thread reminded me of Shoto Arveladze who collected cup winners medals in 4 countries - he was in Dynamo Tblisi`s Georgian Cup winning sides of 1992 and 1993, Trabzonspor`s Turkish winning side of 1995, Ajax Amsterdam`s in 1999 and in Rangers` 2002 & 2003 winning sides. Did ...
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Wed Jul 31, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: QUEEN`S PARK
Replies: 1
Views: 12990

QUEEN`S PARK

The news you`ve all been waiting for! The new edition of THE MEN WITH THE EDCUCATED FEET a statistical and pictorial history of the Queen`s Park Football Club to celebrate the Club`s 150th anniversary is available from Queen`s Park FC., Hampden Park, Leatherby Drive, Glasgow G42 9BA(attention of Chr...
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Oldest fixture in Scottish Football
Replies: 7
Views: 22759

Re: Oldest fixture in Scottish Football

West of Scotland Football Club played Edinburgh Academicals Football Club on 15th November 1867 when the differences between the handlers` version of football and the dribblers` was infinitesimal eg. Queen`s Park(by then 4 months old) played games with anything between 10 and 16 a side and their rec...
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Oldest fixture in Scottish Football
Replies: 7
Views: 22759

Re: Oldest fixture in Scottish Football

Missed out two other possible fixtures predating the Rangers vs. Dumbarton game; Queen`s Park scratched to Oxford University in the semi finals of the FA Cup in the Spring of 1873 and, as there is still a University Football Club, that`s still on the cards and on 21st March 1874 Queen`s beat Clydesd...
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Oldest fixture in Scottish Football
Replies: 7
Views: 22759

Re: Oldest fixture in Scottish Football

In November 1871, Queen`s Park were due to play Donington School in the 1st Round of the new Football Association Challenge Cup in Glasgow but the pair couldn`t agree a date so both, as per the rules at the time, progressed into the 2nd Round when, again no convenient date could be found due to it b...
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Fri Jun 28, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Oldest fixture in Scottish Football
Replies: 7
Views: 22759

Re: Oldest fixture in Scottish Football

Queen`s Park beat Rangers 4-0 in the first Merchants Charity Cup Final @ 1st Hampden Park on 28th April 1877.
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: SCOTLAND MINOR GAMES
Replies: 0
Views: 26605

SCOTLAND MINOR GAMES

Does anyone have details(teams, venues, referees) for Scotland`s 2 World Cup Finals warm up games in Los Angeles in May 1986?(Ah, how nostalgic - "World Cup Finals warm up games", eh? - sigh!). Also Scottish League substitutes, the Scotland team(& subs) and referee for the SFL`s centenary match @ Ha...