ANDY GORAM would undoubtedly have had a glittering cricket career had it not been for his brilliance as a goalkeeper. Team-mate that day Bruce Patterson led the tributes from the cricketing community, saying: “The Goalie was a legend in Scottish cricket. “Merv followed up with some typical Aussie verbals along the lines of: ‘No helmet Goalie! Stick to f…ing football!’“I was batting at the other end and Andy just gave Merv a smile and then smiled at me. I will miss our chats on cricket and more recently on life itself but the memories and stories will live on.
Source: The Times July 03, 2022 00:01 UTC