Tonight's National Professional Soccer League all-star game is in Rick Titus's backyard. But this trip to the Skyreach Centre has been anything but a short commute for the Edmonton Driller.
Somebody getting the old hot foot usually gives rise to fits of laughter. Well, Edmonton Drillers forward Rick Titus got the hot foot at Skyreach Centre last night.
SHAKA HISLOP will be forced to become West Ham's jetsetter after a row between club and country.
LOCAL striker Irasto Knights lost a chance of going on trial with Italian Serie A club Lecce because he missed his flight to Italy last Thursday.
SUMMARY OF THE RECOMMENDATIONS MADE BY THE REVIEW PANEL PANEL MEMBERS
English Panel held on 14 December 1999 in London
Allan Mullery – Independent expert
Denis Smith – Independent expert
Mike Walker – Independent expert
John Young – Football Association
John Bramall – Professional Footballers Association
Andy Williamson – Football League.
Published reports out of Trinidad indicate that national striker Gary Glasgow is currently being pursued by Premiership strugglers Newcastle. The talented Richmond Kickers (A-League) striker was added to United's wanted list after being scouted by one of the team's management staff during his one week trial with Premiership rival club Sheffield Wednesday which ended earlier this week.
ANYONE WHO thinks that Port Vale do not have a prayer in tomorrow's third-round tie at Leeds United has reckoned without Tony Rougier. The Trinidadian striker, a proud and passionate Christian, has been on his knees to seek divine assistance in forcing the Premiership leaders to theirs.
WEST HAM boss Harry Redknapp excused Shaka Hislop for letting in a soft goal - as his keeper had been forced to play with a thigh injury.