Dundee FC, The Crocodile, Caniggia, Gilzean and a special league trophy!

Watching a friendly between Scotland and Portugal, and my thoughts starts to flow, thinking, there are only two clubs in Scotland, Celtic and Rangers, and a very rusty national team, and in charge that old Aberdeen hero Alex McLeish, already 1-0 down at half time, the game continues, but I decide to write something instead….

Usain Bolt on track, scoring his first two goals in Australian soccer

After a few spells around at a number of clubs in Europe, no one really taking Usain Bolt seriously in his attempt to gain a professional contract, he is now experiencing exciting times in Australia. Yesterday he scored his first two goals for his club Central Coast Mariners, in a friendly against an amateur XI,…

Generation 87, Barca’s Baby Dream Team, What happened next?

The Barcelona “Generation 87” often described as the “Baby Dream Team” was a group of unique talent with Lionel Messi, Cesc Fabregas and Gerard Pique as the three mostly remembered from that special team. In 2002/03 Barcelona’s Cadeta A side swept all before them, completing their U.15’s campaign unbeaten and winning the Catalan and Spanish…

The other Pelè, Abedi Pelè!

When talking about Pelè we always think of the great one, the won winning three World Cup’s for Brazil, but another one, Abedi Pelè also made a name for himself in football. Abedi Pelè now 54 years of age, did play alongside Chris Waddle and Jean Pierre Papin in that famous Marseille team of the…