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by Rob R
Mon Mar 26, 2012 9:51 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: AMATEUR TRIAL
Replies: 6
Views: 1728

Re: AMATEUR TRIAL

Was the ground enclosed or was it public ?
by Rob R
Sat Mar 24, 2012 11:21 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Structural change
Replies: 9
Views: 2162

Re: Structural change

The problem with the 14 club 7-7 split (all be it, minor ) is as you said it gives you 38 league fixtures , same as it is now but its spread over 40 playing days, having to add an extra 2 playing days to the current football callendar would be cramming things a bit. The other minor problem is holida...
by Rob R
Sat Mar 24, 2012 12:43 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: AMATEUR TRIAL
Replies: 6
Views: 1728

Re: AMATEUR TRIAL

Scottish amateur side that was picked the week before the match was played. D Neil(Girvan Am ), I Walker (Muirend) W Keddie (Kilmarnock Am ) J Fitzsimmons (Weirs Rec) J Little (Eaglesham) M McNeil (Muirend) W McGrass( Cove Rangers) C Findlay (Mearns ) E Millen (Murreyfield Am) I Barbour (Royal Tech ...
by Rob R
Wed Mar 21, 2012 11:35 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Third Lanark, Irish Tour 1960
Replies: 7
Views: 2241

Third Lanark, Irish Tour 1960

Would anybody have the results and dates of a short tour to Ireland that The Thirds made in May 1960 I think the opposition was Portadown & Glentoran
by Rob R
Wed Mar 21, 2012 11:31 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Tuesday, 4th August 1970
Replies: 6
Views: 1834

Re: Tuesday, 4th August 1970

Southport 1 Stirling Albion 1. But I have the date as Wednesday 5th August and thats from the book, Stirling Albion 1945-1988. Cant help with the other result.
by Rob R
Sun Mar 04, 2012 8:25 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: 8/4/1960
Replies: 0
Views: 1265

8/4/1960

Would anyone have the result of the friendly match at Cathkin between Third Lanark and Inverness Caladonian/Clachnacuddin Select. This was played on the eve of the Scotland V England match.
by Rob R
Fri Feb 24, 2012 9:17 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Ex Rangers players now managers
Replies: 6
Views: 2541

Ex Rangers players now managers

Just finished watching the Man U V Ajax Europa League game and I wondered if this was the first time 2 players that played for the same Scottish club (or English for that matter )have opposed each other in an European tie? Also the commentator said that the crowd of 67000 at Old Trafford was a recor...
by Rob R
Tue Feb 14, 2012 2:33 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Penman Cup
Replies: 2
Views: 1282

Re: Penman Cup

If you think the Penman Cup is hard to research, you should try the Dewer Shield , the 1953/54 Final 2nd leg was played on the 28/4/1956 . The match report is on the back page of the Evening Times for that date. Who gets to take the trophy home?
by Rob R
Mon Feb 13, 2012 10:02 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Scotland Amateurs in Kenya
Replies: 16
Views: 6891

Re: Scotland Amateurs in Kenya

Yea ,the date was the 15th . Uganda played Tanganika on the 14th.
by Rob R
Sun Feb 12, 2012 9:57 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Scotland Amateurs in Kenya
Replies: 16
Views: 6891

Re: Scotland Amateurs in Kenya

Forgot to add all games were played in Nairobi.
by Rob R
Sat Feb 11, 2012 11:03 pm
Forum: International
Topic: Capello
Replies: 12
Views: 7039

Re: Capello

What about Fergie for the job ? or is that treason suggesting this ?
by Rob R
Sat Feb 11, 2012 10:57 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Scotland Amateurs in Kenya
Replies: 16
Views: 6891

Re: Scotland Amateurs in Kenya

Results of the matches for the Uhuru Independence Cup were 8/12/63 Uganda 0 Scotland 3, 11/12/63 Tanganika 2 Scotland 7 14/12/63 Kenya 3 Scotland 2. Kenya piped Scotland by 5 points to 4 to take the trophy, AFAIK The Scotland Party was made up of the usual Queens Park brigade with a few others and a...
by Rob R
Tue Nov 01, 2011 4:47 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Bonnybridge/ Bailleston Juniors
Replies: 5
Views: 2261

Re: Bonnybridge/ Bailleston Juniors

One more question thanks , or possibilly two. Is Bonnybridge's ground still intact or is it under tarmac and concrete. Thanks in advance.
by Rob R
Fri Oct 28, 2011 11:03 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Bonnybridge/ Bailleston Juniors
Replies: 5
Views: 2261

Re: Bonnybridge/ Bailleston Juniors

Thanks.
by Rob R
Fri Oct 28, 2011 6:29 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Bonnybridge/ Bailleston Juniors
Replies: 5
Views: 2261

Bonnybridge/ Bailleston Juniors

Are Bonnybridge and Baillieston still members of the SJFA and if not , does anyone know the reason Bonnybridge went out of existance ? Thanks in advance.