After the year 2001 saw Mark McGhee’s Lions transform themselves from a mid-table Second Division side to a team on the brink of the Premier League, 2002 opened up with a New Years Day trip to Vicarage Road, to take on Watford. 1,807 more words
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Our pre-season saw the squad put in some great performances, especially with the 1-1 draw against Bayer Leverkusen. Stefan Kiessling denied us a famous win when he struck the goal in the 88th minute, but otherwise I very pleased with our performance. 423 more words
There are times when I yearn for the innocence of youth. Most seasons have their breaking points. This is Brighton after all, not Real Madrid or Celtic or Chelsea. 1,419 more words
James “Jimmy” Cochrane (born 26 October 1935) is an English former professional footballer who played in the Football League for Birmingham City and Walsall.
Cochrane was born in Kingswinford, which was then in Staffordshire, and attended Brierley Hill Secondary School. 213 more words