For football purists last night’s Dundee derby will linger in the memory like a rainy January weekend in Blackpool.
I was at Craig Levein’s press conference in 1997 when he announced his retiral through injury as a Hearts player.
Form and consistency in football tends to be as elusive as the Scottish wildcat.
Jim Spence: Lawrence Shankland’s Scotland success story should inspire every player who has suffered setback
Lawrence Shankland’s performances in his two Scotland appearances were a boost for every player who has ever suffered a career setback.
Hampden might resemble a ghost town tomorrow when San Marino are the visitors.
There have been mutterings of disaffection from some St Johnstone fans about manager Tommy Wright after Saints’ dire start to the season.
If football fans were weather presenters they would possess only two forecasts - either a permanent sunny period of settled brightness, or a deep Atlantic depression settling in from the west.
The descent from hero to zero in football can be precipitous.
Pity the poor V&A. The £80 million museum celebrates its first birthday tomorrow and yet has found itself getting something of a drubbing over the past few days.
‘Proud day’ as sports pundit Jim Spence celebrates becoming new Dundee University rector…with pint of Guinness
Sports broadcaster and writer Jim Spence was officially installed as Dundee University's new rector on Monday as 3,000 new students began their studies.