He used to run a pub called the Hurlet in Camelon near Falkirk, it used to have a framed Pele shirt on the wall which he was smart enough to swap after a Scotland v Brazil international.
Thursday, 13 September, 2001, 10:44 GMT 11:44 UKWas that the Newcastle left wing Jimmy Scott?
If so, his career ended with a very bad tackle at Palace in around August of 71.
Think he had that nickname before he came to us. Apparently the Rangers fans thought he looked like a Mexican and he did not like the nickname. That’s what I was told back in the 60’s anyhow.