Dundee’s two football sides need to be in the top league at the same time for the good of football in the city.
Truly great stars whether they be in sport, music, or acting, are capable of scintillating performances which transcend the boundaries of the achievements of mere mortals.
Celtic’s 7-0 hammering at Barcelona was hailed by some critics as a humbling. I disagree. A team is humbled if it doesn’t give of its best in application, effort and commitment.
After the past nine months in which I’ve combined journalistic work with consultancy work for Dundee United I’m returning to the microphone and laptop.
In football, selling your soul involves the loss of something priceless as Leicester City may be about to find out.
The fantasy idea of a director of football role is one which gets a regular airing in Scottish football, but few clubs ever go down the road of appointing one.
The cacophonous clattering and splashing of oars as Gordon Strachan doubters rowed furiously backwards on Thursday night was deafening.
Many in Scottish football tripped headlong over their boot laces this week to collectively cry foul when 30-year-old Dundonian Ian Cathro was appointed as Hearts boss.
It’s been quite a week for current and former footballers taking the state of our national game to task.
England’s failure in the European Championships in France sits uneasily and in very sharp contrast with the boast that their Premier league is the richest on earth.