January 2009
Four Four Two;Jan2009, p149
This section offers news briefs related to sports in Scotland as of January 2009. Gordon Chisholm, manager of the Queen of the South, wanted a wind speed limit introduced after strong winds devastated games in the autumn and early winter. St Mirren apologized to Hibs' midfielder Dean Shiels after one of the club's fans taunted him for being sighted following surgery in 2006. In a related news, Scottish Premier League (SPL) chief Lex Gold blasted those hoodlums and morons whose antics are leading to an increased incidence of sectarian and racist songs.


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