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by prorege
Mon Oct 09, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Junior Scotland v Scottish League clubs
Replies: 26
Views: 24299

Re: Junior Scotland v Scottish League clubs

Further checking shows 61/2 game with 2nd XI FA was at Firhill on March 5th.

A few more games:

21/4/1923 Alloa Athletic v Scottish Junior FA 1-0
22/3/1999 Scottish Junior FA v Celtic XI 2-4 at Maryhill
23/9/1992 Scottish Junior FA v Hearts 3-4
by prorege
Mon Oct 09, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Junior Scotland v Scottish League clubs
Replies: 26
Views: 24299

Re: Junior Scotland v Scottish League clubs

Not all against SFL clubs, but the following notes re Representative games are taken from the SJFA Annual reports: NB I have ignored reference to the well-documented games against Wales, Ireland, England. From the minutes of SJFA AGMs 1961/2 “We again played a match against the Scottish 2nd XI FA bu...
by prorege
Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Bert McCann Dead
Replies: 0
Views: 28305

Bert McCann Dead

Haven't seen it in the media but former Scotland International Bert McCann died last week: McCANN Robert (Bert) (Edinburgh) Suddenly, on September 12, 2017, Robert (Bert) McCann, dearest husband of Viv, much loved father of Simon and Juliet and devoted papa to Lewis, Fraser, Molly, Daisy and Harry. ...
by prorege
Wed Aug 30, 2017 6:44 am
Forum: Football Books
Topic: Scottish Football Almanac 4th Edition, 2017/18
Replies: 4
Views: 20632

Re: Scottish Football Almanac 4th Edition, 2017/18

Private message sent.
by prorege
Wed Aug 16, 2017 10:19 am
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Help with early history of Alloa Athletic
Replies: 7
Views: 22740

Re: Help with early history of Alloa Athletic

On the subject of the Alloa / Alloa Athletic conundrum, this appeared in the Alloa FC Match Programme on August 8th 1987 . . "To avoid further confusion, we'd like to mention that the name of the club is simply ALLOA and not ALLOA ATHLETIC. The Athletic part was dropped way back in 1916 when the clu...
by prorege
Fri Aug 04, 2017 12:36 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: Scottish Football Almanac 4th Edition, 2017/18
Replies: 4
Views: 20632

Scottish Football Almanac 4th Edition, 2017/18

The 4th Edition of the Scottish Football Almanac will be published on Monday August 7th. Many thanks to those who have ordered a copy already – they will be posted out on Monday, all being well. The Almanac has grown to 568 pages this season with a number of new features. It still provides comprehen...
by prorege
Mon Apr 10, 2017 7:37 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Livingston v Alloa referee help
Replies: 2
Views: 3807

Re: Livingston v Alloa referee help

Greg Aitken
by prorege
Wed Feb 22, 2017 7:51 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: John Ogston
Replies: 8
Views: 6431

Re: John Ogston

According to my records John Ogston was signed with Huntly in 1972/3 and 1973/4
by prorege
Mon Jan 09, 2017 7:51 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Scottish Football Historical Archive
Replies: 8
Views: 12314

Re: Scottish Football Historical Archive

The SJFA Retention Book for 72/3 gives Calder's initial as "A". I have a feeling he may have been Sandy Calder, ie Alexander, but that's from memory.
by prorege
Fri Jan 06, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Liverpool FC juniors from Scotland.
Replies: 10
Views: 8785

Re: Liverpool FC juniors from Scotland.

Kevin Heenan was with Tayport in the mid 2000s.

Donald McMaster was with Hurlford United 1985-1988

Colin Williamson was playing for Annan Athletic in 1986/7 and 1987/8. His previous clubs were listed as Liverpool, Everton, Workington and Penrith
by prorege
Wed Jan 04, 2017 7:38 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Darren McLean
Replies: 4
Views: 4254

Re: Darren McLean

After Caley he played for Woking, Elgin City and Forres Mechanics. He was still with Forres in 1997/8.
by prorege
Fri Nov 18, 2016 7:57 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: 72/73 - Second Division fixture anomaly
Replies: 2
Views: 3769

Re: 72/73 - Second Division fixture anomaly

The "anomaly" always concerned midweek games. There were usually 4 scheduled midweek dates for Division Two games in the early 1970s. Teams quite often had the same opponents for two of them, home and away. Some of the games fell by the wayside depended on which teams qualified from the League Cup s...
by prorege
Mon Aug 08, 2016 6:38 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: Scottish Football Almanac 3rd Edition 2016/17
Replies: 3
Views: 17134

Re: Scottish Football Almanac 3rd Edition 2016/17

Thanks for the positive comments.

HT scores and match referees will be included next season.
by prorege
Wed Aug 03, 2016 1:30 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: Scottish Football Almanac 3rd Edition 2016/17
Replies: 3
Views: 17134

Scottish Football Almanac 3rd Edition 2016/17

SCOTTISH FOOTBALL ALMANAC 3RD EDITION 2016/17 The 3rd Edition of the Scottish Football Almanac is available now. The publication now runs to over 500 pages, an increase of almost 100 on previous editions. The price remains unchanged at £19.99. The Almanac provides a detailed record of the 2015/16 se...
by prorege
Thu Jun 09, 2016 7:21 am
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: New Types of Team in the SPFL Challenge Cup
Replies: 5
Views: 7278

Re: New Types of Team in the SPFL Challenge Cup

Regarding individual players, it is quite possible that someone may make an appearance(s) in the Challenge Cup for their club U20 side as well as playing for their first team in the League, League Cup or Scottish Cup. My intention, for the Scottish Football Almanac, is to regard the clubs U20 side a...