Tag Archives: Dundee

Desperate Times already for Dundee?
By J Bleasdale |

SINCE their return to the top flight two seasons ago, Dundee have survived comfortably in the Scottish Premiership, finishing 6th and 8th respectively thanks largely to the goals of Greg Stewart and Kane Hemmings. Paul Hartley even turned down the chance to replace Ole Gunnar Solksjaer at Cardiff two years ago to focus on establishing [Read more]

Why Dens Park victory could be springboard for Dons season
By J Bleasdale |

TODAY was a massive test for an Aberdeen side under pressure following an indifferent start to the season. Out of the Europa League in the third qualifying round, the same stage as the last two seasons, and just one win in the first five League games, the Dons faced a tricky test against a Dundee [Read more]

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The first ever charity bet double
By C Adey |

The SFF podcast is in it’s fifth season, and throughout that time, we have put on a charity bet each episode and then donated the winnings (however small) at the end of the season. We have been very lucky over the last three seasons that McBookie have donated the £10 stake each week, and also [Read more]

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S4E33 Hearts, Hearts, Glorious Hearts
By C Adey |

Laurie returns to the podcast to join me and Krys. Greig is missing, which is unusual timing considering his side got their arguably their biggest win of the season. I suppose it’s only Hamilton. John has homework due for tomorrow. Hearts sealed the Championship title at the weekend, so it’s perfect timing to get Laurie [Read more]

Best Bet Scottish Roundup 25/10/14
By Punters Friend |

After a decent start (Ronny scoring anytime) with Best Bet roundup on Wednesday we’re back to domestic matters at the weekend, there a few games which catch the eye and my thoughts are as follows. Aberdeen v Motherwell A return to Friday night football has the Dons versus Stuart McCall’s struggling Motherwell side. The home [Read more]

S3E03 Resurgent Aberdeen, the Auld Enemy and pies
By C Adey |

For the third week in a row, Krys and Greig join me to discuss Scottish Fitba. Motherwell, St Johnstone and Celtic all featured in Europe last week. Results didn’t go in Motherwell or St Johnstone’s favour, but at least Celtic got through. I didn’t manage to get a steak and chorizo pie at McDiarmid Park, [Read more]

S2E44 Season Finale, Scottish Cup and Charity
By C Adey |

In the final podcast of the season, Krys, Greig and I start off by discussing the Scottish Cup final. We discuss our personal highlights from the season as a whole and our expectations for next season. Every week we do a charity bet, where McBookie generously supply us with the bet, and we announce that [Read more]

S2E41 – Awards, dives and SFL play-offs
By C Adey |

I am joined by Krys and Greig this week and there is loads to talk about. Dundee were relegated at the weekend, with Bomber Brown blaming Pawlett. McKay scored a hattrick to put pressure on Higdon, who also scored, for top scorer in the SPL. In the SFL we preview the upcoming play-offs and discuss [Read more]

S2E31 Old school players and naughty songs
By C Adey |

Krys expertly guides us through the SPL results over the last week, as Greig and I listen intently. We go on to discuss the key moments in detail, in particular the offside rule and interfering with play. I introduce the SFL section, but instead of focusing on the results, we discuss the Pars financial situation, [Read more]

Why do managers always get the blame for failure?
By A Alexander |

Barry Smith is the latest managerial casualty in the crazy world of football but did he get a fair deal? The short answer to that is no, when you consider his pre season situation. It matters little whether you agree with Dundee’s invite to join the premier league two weeks before the start of the [Read more]