Coming to linfield, we don’t have the luxury of getting brand-new uniforms every year,” says riddle. Despite winning the first ever setanta cup competition, linfield football club failed to reach the same feat in the tournament the following year, losing to eventual winners, drogheda united, at the semi-final stage. The last edition to the ground the west stand was opened in 2017. I do think, though, that an argument, textual and visual, emerges from the content, though it may not be one that linfield wants to hear.
Linfield team strip photos. Now, smith runs scripted, regimented practices (that are filmed), the scoreboard clock forever ticking down to the next drill. They come up and say, ‘like dude, you have a kid, you’re married, what the!??’ says riddle. The team is a huge draw for alumni. Projectiles were thrown at celtic corner takers leigh griffiths and jonny hayes from a linfield section of windsor park and, at the final whistle, a number of fans of the home team tried to invade the pitch when griffiths tied a scarf to the goal posts.
It was not just a tragedy, but a theft. Bonded them in ways no practice ever could.