The Dandy Dons blog

kris boyd watch

Been ages since a chat about Boydie the king of the bants.

plane aberdeen

A bit about possibly the greatest of them all.

neil lennon

A wee look at Neil Lennon.

alanis morissette

A look at the aftermath of Aberdeen’s Scottish League Cup semi victory. Contains no tactics.


A look at Hampden’s neutrality and the reasons behind it.

punch bag aberdeen

Interesting narrative going on at the moment in Scottish football. Looking at it from a historical perspective and seeing the big picture of what is going on.

alex smith northern light

A look at the Alex Smith years, and The Northern Light and the P&J.

stewart milne aberdeen fc

In my last blog article until after we’ve won the cup, an uncomfortable look at Stewart Milne.


A look at ticket sales for Hampden…

spfl fire

A look at recent developments in Scottish football.

charlie nicholas aberdeen training

The other side of Charlie Nicholas’s brilliant goal against Celtic.

charlie nicholas aberdeen celtic

The story of Charlie Nicholas signing for Aberdeen.

Leighton Snelders

Jim Leighton versus Theo Snelders, who was best?

A look back at the talking points from Aberdeen Motherwell 22/09/2018.

“These guys have contacts in Dubai and one of them had asked if it would be possible for Ed Sheeran to play there and they then asked me. “When I first considered it, I thought ‘How the hell do you go about that?’ and then I realised he was playing at Hampden in the summer […]

No pressure James mate. Whenever you’re ready. May contain lobster.

machine gun

Lots of calls for Bruce Anderson to start for Aberdeen, and calls that it should have happened already. Here’s why I think he shouldn’t, unless the manager thinks he should…


An interesting transfer window. Did we spend all the transfer budget plus the DNA money on what we got? It could be.

dandy lion

With discussions getting heated between supporters over the merits of singing the Durrant song, I will go into how I remember it and the aftermath.