The Dandy Dons blog

A look at the prospect of Old Firm ‘colt’ teams in the SPFL.

alex smith northern light

A look at the Alex Smith years, and The Northern Light fanzine.

ole wheel

A look at the art of the managerial appointment.

game day aberdeen

A look at Game day. The rituals and details that make it special.

mcinnes heart

On the sixth anniversary of Derek McInnes arrival at Aberdeen FC.


A bit of light pre-Hampden analysis, and a look back at the last six weeks.

dandy af

With Ole Gunnar Solskjar getting the Utd job and McLeish floundering at Scotland, I found the years of observing and trying to understand the genius of Alex Ferguson back in my head.

alex mcleish aberdeen training

A shy, anxious young art student wrote to then manager Ian Porterfield for permission to photograph the players in training for an illustration project…

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