Drugs and violence ruined my career ... I'd never want ANY kid to take the path I went down says Adam Strachan
ADAM STRACHAN was freed from jail in February.
But his only true release is stepping out on to a football pitch.
It’s a place where he can’t make mistakes. Not life-changing ones anyway.
When he’s playing, no one can get to him. For 90 minutes he can forget the trials and tribulations that have ruined his career.
At 19, Strachan had the world at his feet. He was in Partick Thistle’s first team, starring in Scotland’s top flight and regarded as one of the country’s most prodigious young talents.
Now? He’s just grateful to be kicking a ball.
While at Ross County in 2009, Strachan was charged... read more
- 16:50 Irvine Vics boss Stevie Wilson: Seeing players suffer put smile...
- 16:50 Garstang Theatre Group all set for pantomime season
- 16:49 All Blacks train in local Cardiff park ahead of autumn...
- 16:49 Commuting by bike or public transport could make you deaf,...
- 16:48 Aston Martin accelerates to record profits as car sales surge and...
- 16:48 Sneak peak of The Lanterns at Chester Zoo ahead of opening night
- 16:48 Chancellor slammed by Argos boss for 'tinkering around the edges'...
- 16:48 Cumria pub burglar who left a fingerprint at crime scene jailed
- 16:48 Commuting by bike or public transport could make you deaf,...
- 16:48 Revealed: The so-called 'offensive material' a Liverpool FC had...
- 16:48 Rio Ferdinand blasts 'unprofessional' Manchester United FC display
- 16:47 UK workers facing no growth in earnings for the next 20 years
- 16:47 Apple slash iPhone X shipping dates down to one week
- 16:47 Commuting by bike or public transport could make you deaf,...
- 16:47 Garstang Theatre Group all set for pantomime season
- 16:46 Man, 33, dies following crash between five cars and HGV
- 16:45 Commuting by bike or public transport could make you deaf,...
- 16:45 Cancer patients forced to wait months extra for vital care
- 16:44 Paddington 2 rescued from Harvey Weinstein-founded studio
- 16:44 Shane Richie speaks out over future of EastEnders spin-off Redwater
- 16:44 Strictly Come Dancing vs The X Factor - who won this week's ratings?
- 16:44 EastEnders' Tamzin Outhwaite: I was shocked by gender pay gap
- 16:44 I'm A Celebrity: Amir Khan and Georgia Toffolo picked for first...
- 16:44 CCTV images released after SECOND Tamworth shop burglary
- 16:44 COLUMN: Girls will not always be girls
- 16:44 Morecambe Road School “a little island” surrounded by floodwater
- 16:43 Man Utd News: Stunning Griezmann claim, Rose swoop update, Mata...
- 16:43 Budget 2017: stamp duty tax cut ‘will drive up prices’
- 16:43 Cambridge University visit gives pupils taste of life on campus
- 16:43 Rob Holding and Nacho Monreal play NBA 2K18 in celebrity...