Sunday, March 21, 2010

Re-discovering Alan Gilzean

Alan Gilzean, the Scottish Football BlogGreat to see Alan Gilzean included on the shortlist of strikers in STV's Greatest Team programme.

Gilzean has become one of the forgotten greats of Scottish football despite a career that took in Dundee's only championship win and over 100 goals for Spurs. Such was his contribution at White Hart Lane that Jimmy Greaves describes him as "the greatest player I played with. I thought the world of him."

And please also take a look at BackPage Press. Their book In Search of Alan Gilzean: The Lost Legacy Of A Dundee And Spurs Great by James Morgan hits the shops this October. Follow BackPage Press On Twitter for more updates.


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