Away Days

An away day with the Pansies taking the short trip from the Theatre of Dreams Glenesk Park to take on neighbours Lochee Harp who are playing their home matches in Dundee’s very own La Bombonera Downfield Park while the new Beechwood Park is being built. Only goal difference separates the two sides going into this fixture but Violet have been in good form away from … Continue reading Away Days

Stadio Sant’Elia The Final Match

Stadio Sant’Elia The weekend past saw the last competitive match at Cagliari’s home ground Stadio Sant’Elia with a 2-1 victory over AC Milan, so I thought I’d redo some old photos I shot a few years back in tribute. The stadium has been Cagliari’s home since 1970 moving in the season after winning their so far one and only Scudetto triumph. Nessun Dorma, World In … Continue reading Stadio Sant’Elia The Final Match

Cup Football

How you no playing mister? Not my original plans for Saturday but the miserable start to the day and seeing a tweet about today’s game at Glenesk I decided to head out for some football photography. A home match for Dundee Violet against East Craigie, Violet’s league form has been poor this season and going into this match they’re bottom of the McBookie.com East Premier … Continue reading Cup Football

Violet hold on!

Head to head Dundee Violet entertained Arniston Rangers today at Glenesk Park. First game of the season for me and a chance to try out the zoom lens, previous shots from the football world have been heavily cropped. One nil! An easy first goal for Violet tapping the ball in at the back post with no pressure on the striker. Classic clenched fist celebration High … Continue reading Violet hold on!