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The Anatomy of an Overhead Kick

WHAT is the thought process behind an overhead kick? What goes through the player’s mind as he attempts such a manoeuvre? Stenhousemuir’s maverick forward Andy Rodgers discusses the best goal he’s ever scored.

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A Journey Into The Unknown

WITH Rangers’ demotion into the lowest tier of Scottish football, the Third Division has suddenly become the focus of unprecendented attention: will the Ibrox club stroll through the league? Can Queen’s Park turn slick passing into sustained success? And just who will finish bottom?

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In The Queen’s Defence: A Deconstruction

DESPITE facing a series of severe financial cutbacks, Gus MacPherson was widely expected to consolidate Queen of the South’s First Division status and “steady the ship”. Analyising MacPherson’s tactical approach over five matches, we look at how the former St Mirren boss was undone by shiftless defending.

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Willie McStay (Ross County)

“MANAGING over in Hungary gave me an insight into management and everything was quite extreme in Eastern Europe. You could say it has prepared me for Dingwall!” claimed Willie McStay when he took charge of County. We examine his disastrous nine-game spell in charge of the club.