SWNT Live: A View From the Empty Expanses

By Chris Marshall (@mershdoes) Back in November it was the green of Easter Road that accommodated a competitive record crowd of 6,206 as Scotland began their Euro 2021, now 2022 qualifying campaign with a resounding 8-0 victory over Cyprus. An effervescent evening that seemed set to build on World Cup momentum. Eleven months later, as …

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SWNT Live: A View From the Armchair

By Campbell Finlayson (@campbell6_2) Is a rousing rendition of the national anthem possible in an empty stadium? Possibly not but Scotland’s women gave Flower of Scotland a good belt at an eerie looking Tynecastle before hoping to belt Albania too. Jane Ross was the one making the most impact early on, having two shots cleared, …

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LTL Podcast Ep. 70 – It’s Good to be Back!

Chris Marshall (@mershdoes) and Campbell Finlayson (@Campbell6_2) are delighted to be back to talk up the SWPL. In this week's pod it's fair play to Glasgow City as they lay down a league marker and announce the arrival of Cailin Michie. Chris speaks to Zoe Ness following Rangers 5-1 win against Hearts. Glasgow Women entertain …

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Youthful Exuberance | Glasgow Women entertain as their captain sets the tempo.

By Chris Marshall (@mershdoes) In one of many iconic images from the career of Andres Iniesta the Spanish midfielder finds himself surrounded by six check-shirted Croatians during a Euro 2012 group match in Gdańsk. An image that stands out not for the impending doom set to befall him but for the apparent imminence of his …

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LTL Meets Inverness Caledonian Thistle WFC

Picture: Inverness Caledonian Thistle WFC With the bulk of the attention falling on the return of the SWPL this weekend, just a level below the newly created SWF Championship also takes a bow this weekend. Current restrictions mean that those in the South have to wait for their season to begin but in the North …

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LTL Podcast Ep. 69 – The SWPL2 Ten Question Preview

Chris Marshall and Campbell Finlayson get together again this time to answer ten questions ahead of the return of the SWPL2 season this weekend from breakout stars and top goalscorer to MVP's and players of the year, from the top of the table to the bottom before ending on one big prediction for the year …

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LTL Podcast Ep. 67 – LTL Meets Nicola Docherty

Chris is back and this time he is joined by Rangers full back and Scotland international Nicola Docherty. They talk about her early life playing football in Falkirk, signing for Rangers the first time, her successful spell at Glasgow City, going back to Rangers this year and her experiences with the national side including at …

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LTL Podcast Ep. 60 – LTL Meets Hannah Godfrey

Chris is joined by Scotland and Tottenham Hotspur defender Hannah Godfrey. They discuss her career in the game to date including her favourite moment playing college soccer in the US, a successful debut season in the FAWSL and a whirlwind start to her international career. The Leading the Line Podcast · LTL Podcast Ep. 60 …

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LTL Podcast Ep. 59 – Black Lives Matter with Kaela McDonald Nguah

Chris is joined by Motherwell's Kaela McDonald Nguah to openly and honestly discuss her experiencing growing up in Scotland as a young black female and her experiences as a Scottish black footballer. How she has viewed the BLM movement and what can to be done to ensure the path towards positive change continues. The conversation …

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Kim Little: Scotland’s Midfield Maestro

For Chris Marshall there is one standout candidate from his time following the Scottish women's national football team as the SFA search for the greatest 50 Scotland international's of all time. Here he explains the choice he's made and the impact she has had on the national side during a twelve year and counting international …

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