Further to our recent tales and replies regarding former Dundee FC footballer John Phillips, Howard Thompson, from England, continues with input in an email.
I’ve never hidden the fact that I love perusing through our archives with old photographs and cuttings.
Dundee FC goalkeeper legend Ally Donaldson responded to a BwB piece regarding some of his Dens team-mates.
Jocky Scott is, rightly, a legend at Dens Park. He has been a player, coach and manager for the Dark Blues over the years – and even second and third stints in some instances.
125 years of Dundee FC: ‘Bob Shankly was easily the best boss’ says ex Dee, Man United and Arsenal defender
For a man who enjoyed a career at the top of the game playing for Arsenal, Manchester United and Scotland, it’s something for Ian Ure to say the best manager he ever worked with was at Dundee.
Over the past 125 years, 30 men have held the title of Dundee FC manager.
I’ve always reckoned Bobby Ancell was never given the credit he deserved when he was in charge of Dundee in the 1960s.