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by LEATHERSTOCKING
Mon Aug 29, 2005 6:26 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: On loan players what should the club be?
Replies: 4
Views: 3483

Pat Bonnar played in the World Cup Finals "unattached" in 1994. The caps he won in the US & immediatley before would have made him Celtic`s record cap holder instead of McStay if he`d still been registered with them.
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Mon Aug 22, 2005 7:31 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Can you help fill in the milestones in football history?
Replies: 16
Views: 9043

oldest clubs

There was a Stranraer Club in 1865. If we`re going to go this far back, who`s to decide what a "football club" was ? In Scotland, all clubs played "foot-ball" until the Rugbyists broke away in 1871 to form the Scottish Rugby Football Union. Because they all played "foot-ball" I`d include Edinburgh A...
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Mon Aug 22, 2005 7:17 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Can you help fill in the milestones in football history?
Replies: 16
Views: 9043

milestones in football

1860s teams in England usually played a threequarter back, a full back, a half back & eight forwards. That`s when they played 11 a side of course ! Many clubs started off as cricket clubs and kept together to play football generally but not exclusively in the winter so, to give all the flannelled fo...
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Fri Jul 01, 2005 4:31 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Greatest Games your side has been invloved with?
Replies: 23
Views: 26059

I don`t know ! You youngsters banging on about your side`s greatest games when they`re all so recent. One of the greatest games I ever saw was when we beat Aston Villa 6-1 in the English Cup 1st Round Proper. January 19th 1884 it was and we weren`t even @ Hampden. We`d temporarily shifted over to th...
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Thu Jun 30, 2005 4:08 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Greatest Games your side has been invloved with?
Replies: 23
Views: 26059

ARBROATH`S 36

Who else got a look in in the goal stakes for the Red Lichties when they won 36-0 ?
by LEATHERSTOCKING
Mon Jun 27, 2005 7:57 am
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: league cup
Replies: 24
Views: 29878

SCOTTISH LEAGUE CUP

The Scottish League is waiting for the Wee Red Book to tell them the draw