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by smathers
Thu Aug 23, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Scottish Robins
Replies: 13
Views: 14192

Re: Scottish Robins

Hi I am posting the following on behalf of a Wallace Brown who has so far been unsuccessful in creating an account: I have some background & info on two of the players mentioned – Ross Menzies & Bobby McCool. Ross Menzies The original post shows Menzies as playing for Cardiff – this is correct and t...
by smathers
Wed Mar 28, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Scottish FA Cup website
Replies: 4
Views: 6911

Re: Scottish FA Cup website

Thanks. Noted mark over Rangers score in the Herald page scan. The score reversal I already had in my auto-generated list of teams appearing in a later round not having won in the previous which I've still to review. Thus fixed these and a few more of the more obvious ones in various seasons. All-ti...
by smathers
Tue Mar 27, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Scottish FA Cup website
Replies: 4
Views: 6911

Re: Scottish FA Cup website

Thanks Brian. 1880-81 is now up. Will look into the Ayr Thistle match as I must have missed this when I originally trawled through the Ardrossan & Saltcoats Heralds whilst I was living in Ayr.

FYI I have posted details of the Whitefield and Athole match :P
by smathers
Tue Mar 27, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Scottish Cup
Replies: 3
Views: 4641

Re: Scottish Cup

Whitefield and Athole played out a 1-1 draw on the 11th September. To quote an extract from my book: 11th September 1880 First Round Whitefield 1-1 Athole S.F.A.C.M. [21st Sep]. Owing to an irregularity in the appointment of a referee the match was declared null and void. The September 25th match wa...
by smathers
Sun Mar 25, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Alan Brown - New Forum Administrator
Replies: 18
Views: 111259

Re: Alan Brown - New Forum Administrator

Hi Alan, I just registered today after countless attempts to get the question correct as its your name which appears in red on this site. Eventually took a punt on "Scottish" presuming this was the previous administrator. I guess then that other people trying to join will have the same problem.
by smathers
Sun Mar 25, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Scottish FA Cup website
Replies: 4
Views: 6911

Scottish FA Cup website

Just wanted to let people know about the existence of my website on the Scottish Cup at: http://www.thebeautifuldribblinggame.com I originally created it in support of my book in order to provide errata & updates, but latterly refocused it to cover all seasons of the Cup instead. Note that I have nu...