Footballer for Scotland's worst team puts 37-0 defeat behind him as he wins trial in America
AN AMATEUR footballer who plays for Scotland’s worst team has won a trial with a top academy in the US.
Colin Barr, 22, was part of the Laurieston Lions team who lost 37-0 to Pennies FC – believed to be Scotland’s biggest ever rout.
The match in August was such a disaster that the referee blew the final whistle 10 minutes early.
But it hasn’t put off Colin, who was spotted after playing against the son of Chivas USA Florida Stephen Wynn, who looked up footage of him in action.
Colin, a former East Fife and Falkirk FC youth player, will travel to the US on October 14 to join up with Chivas.... read more
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