North of the Border

Stand up for your rights

December 21, 2011
By Neil White
This week, the return of standing at top-flight football in the United Kingdom, more woe for Celtic and a slap in the face for Jim Goodwin.

STANDING UP FOR FANS

The SPL removed rules outlawing standing sections at its stadiums this week, a move that chimes perfectly with the will of what is probably a significant minority of supporters.

The league's barmy founding fathers decided 10,000 all-seater stadiums should be compulsory for member clubs. Those that meet that ...

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