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by mackem50
Sat Jan 24, 2015 3:34 pm
Forum: International
Topic: Coaches to Norway and Sweden
Replies: 5
Views: 16529

Re: Coaches to Norway and Sweden

Hi Leicester, thanks for the reply which confirms hibees reply. This is getting interesting,I wonder if there two batches of coaches out there in 1946? The Association Game: A history of British football. Mathew Taylor," The FA sent 15 coaches to Norway and Sweden in 1946 , including the former Roth...
by mackem50
Thu Jan 22, 2015 10:27 pm
Forum: International
Topic: Coaches to Norway and Sweden
Replies: 5
Views: 16529

Re: Coaches to Norway and Sweden

Thanks,that's four I have now. The only one I knew was George Raynor who went to Sweden. He became Sweden national manager and took them to the 1958 World cup final 8 years before Alf Ramsey did it for England. I think Bob Kelly was one of the 15 but I haven't been able to confirm that., Just seen t...
by mackem50
Thu Jan 22, 2015 10:18 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Ian McColl
Replies: 4
Views: 2873

Re: Ian McColl

Thanks for the reply, that sounds like the answer! I cant think of any other explanation.
by mackem50
Thu Jan 22, 2015 2:36 pm
Forum: International
Topic: Coaches to Norway and Sweden
Replies: 5
Views: 16529

Coaches to Norway and Sweden

In 1946 the English FA sent 15 coaches to Norway and Sweden, has anyone ever seen the list of Coaches?
by mackem50
Wed Jan 21, 2015 3:16 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Ian McColl
Replies: 4
Views: 2873

Ian McColl

Ian McColl became Sunderland AFC manager in the summer of 1965. In the summer of 1966 he brought John Mortimore to Roker Park as his number two. Ian had been Scotland manager for 5 years, John is English,had just retired as a player with QPR ,before that he played for Chelsea.. I cannot see any conn...
by mackem50
Fri Jan 16, 2015 6:02 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Charles Bell
Replies: 4
Views: 2709

Re: Charles Bell

Hi,thanks for the replies. It has taken me about a year of research to find out the true facts of Charles Bells career. I have it all except for the 3 years he played in Scotland,1909/1912. He played in his home town of Dumfries ,I don't know which team ,but it wasn't Dumfries Wanderers they were fi...