Tribute to Andy Goram


We pay tribute  goalkeeper Andy  Goram has lost his battle against cancer aged only 58.

He began his career at Oldham before moving to Scotand to play for Hibernian between 1987 and 1991.

He then joined Rangers, where he won five league titles with the Glasgow club, along with three Scottish Cups and two League Cups.

Goram was Scotland's first-choice goalkeeper at Euro 92 and Euro 96.

After  Rangers, Goram had playing spells with Notts County, Sheffield United, Motherwell, Manchester United, Hamilton, Coventry, Oldham, Queen of the South and Elgin.

He was a keen cricketer and won international caps for Scotland as a cricketer.

He was the only person to have played a first-class international match at cricket for Scotland as well as for the Scottish Football team.

He also played cricket here on Oldham where he was a strong Wicket Keeper and batsman in the mid eighties for Moorside Cricket Club