1) This week Frank Worthington died, leaving us with a glorious rabbit hole to delve into. His masterpiece came for Bolton against Ipswich en abril 1979, leaving four defenders in his wake and departing the frame with one of the all-time great quickfire swivels. Here’s Frank on a horse, picking out some niche Raul de Souza vinyl and scoring a series of stormers during his lengthy spell at Leicester. He scored two England goals, incluso another piece of quick thinking against Argentina in 1974. And here’s some latter-day Frank, in action for Guiseley en 1990.
2) En sábado, Leeds legend Peter Lorimer also passed away. Aquí están 20 of his best strikes. If you’ve got 18 minutes to spare, sin emabargo, here’s a painstakingly assembled collection of many, many more, including three for Scotland.
3) It’s the 23rd anniversary of a figure skating milestone – Kurt Browning with the first ever, ratified quadruple jump at the world championships in Budapest. Josef Sabovcik thought he’d managed one two years earlier, but a sneaky tap of the ice with his back foot saw it retrospectively taken away from him. Nathan Chen would later become the first to land five quads in competition. Miki Ando was the first woman to land one – a quadruple salchow in 2002. Alexandra Trusova has made history multiple times since – with the first quad toe loop y the first quad lutz in women’s competition, both achieved at the age of 14 – and later the first quadruple flip.
4) It’s been another big week for collectors’ item goals in Europe: here’s a rabona from Joca for Leixōes in Portugal’s second division, Varzim goalkeeper Richardo Nunes scoring a two-bouncer from his own box, while another keeper – Sevilla’s Bono –wandered up the pitch in the dying moments to equalise against Valladolid.
5) Dominik Koepfer prepares to serve to Alexander Zverev at the Mexican Open in Acapulco. You Will Do Quite Well To Guess What Happens Next.
6) Happy 39th birthday to Danica Patrick, the first woman to win an IndyCar race, de nuevo en 2008. Wladimir Klitschko turns 45, y here are five of his best knockouts. Scott Sinclair reaches 32, so a good time to reel off some of his best moments for Celtic, Swansea, Preston, Plymouth and – of course! - Team GB.
1) Things That Will Look Better When You Forget They Happened During a Pandemic Corner: quite the gathering as Steven Gerrard arrives at Ibrox by car with Rangers on the verge of the Scottish Premiership title. Includes extremely sweet hush in the crowd as a policeman accidentally stumbles.
3) Briefly terrifying drag strip testing action, with mercifully happy ending.
Insignias de observadores: quien trajo rangos, SirCoxoneDodd, Germ, denothemeno.