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Without a hint of vindictiveness or nastiness I’m obliged to tell you that when Gary Lineker opined on Karim Benzema the other night he was talking absolute, unadorned, ill-informed garbage.
Scotland’s friendly against the Netherlands at Pittodrie next month is the perfect opportunity for Aberdeen captain Graeme Shinnie to get his first cap.
Gary Mackay-Steven repaid the faith of manager Derek McInnes with a stellar display against Hibs.
You’d need to be obtuse beyond belief not to notice that something exciting is happening in English football. And, no, it’s not the return of the Premier League.
Apologies in advance but I’m going to put you under pressure this beautiful Friday.
Aberdeen defender Kari Arnason could return to Pittodrie this week having secured World Cup qualification with Iceland.
There’s an old saying, “all good things come to an end” and it’s with that in mind I have to say this is my very last column.
I promise, scout’s honour, that this will be one of the very few occasions when the dirty word “politics” scars the sports pages of the Evening Express.
There is only so much excitement you can take as now, with palpitations at full thrust, we have to wait for the last instalment in the current series, with a council decision next Wednesday.
Voters being beaten by state police, polling stations being raided and shut down, political leaders arrested.
Adam Rooney and Stevie May proved against St Johnstone that they can forge a formidable strike partnership for Aberdeen.
The veteran-rookie partnership of Kari Arnason and Scott McKenna is looking very promising as they have registered clean sheets in both games they have played together.
Willie Miller: Dons staying close to Celtic at the top can only be good for Scottish game after last season
The best has yet to come from an Aberdeen side sitting joint top of the Premiership table and still unbeaten in the league.
It’s not often I write about the same issue two weeks on the trot, but the continuing Ryanair saga continues to be a major issue.
Honestly, it’s a scandal how Gareth Bale is treated over here. It really is.
What was that saying about school being the “happiest days of your life”?
It was cabaret time in Aberdeen at the weekend ... not in any swish venue, mind, just in the city centre in general.
Travelling on a budget airline should be just a matter of tighter seats and not much legroom, but in Ryanair’s case it could mean cancelled flights and being left high and dry.
Has Ryanair reached a Gerald Ratner moment in its short-ish history?
It’s now at the point of just being a huge tease, this whole city bypass malarkey.
Willie Miller: On the day Dons were dominated in midfield by a side who had been up against it until then
While Aberdeen’s 1-1 draw with Kilmarnock was disappointing the Dons can’t have any complaints with the result.
I was invited to a presentation last week at Aberdeen’s Institute of Medical Science, which is part of the University of Aberdeen, a centre which leads the way in fighting the world’s medical killers through research and clinical trials.
It’s genuinely the case that a central reason for me choosing to move our family life from London and the banks of the Thames all those years ago and set up tent in Barcelona was the fact that Spanish football allowed you to go and watch training on a daily basis.
Had not Donald Dewar pestered the life out of Tony Blair, a devolved Scottish Parliament might never have materialised.
Five years ago, if anyone had asked me where to see dolphins in Scotland, I’d have packed them off to the Moray Firth.
Keeper Joe Lewis deserves tremendous credit for his superb performance that was key to Aberdeen coming away from Murrayfield with a 0-0 draw against Hearts.
Willie Miller: Dons yet to reach top gear but once they get in the fast lane it could be a successful season
The best has yet to come from a new-look Aberdeen side that remain undefeated domestically and level on points at the top of the table with Celtic.
I wonder when the United States is finally going to accept its responsibilities with regards to climate change and cut back on emissions.
I think I know you all well enough to state that you’ll be glued to the Catalan “derby” tomorrow night at the Camp Nou.
The fact Spain are playing their most delicious football for at least five years and people like me are praising them to the heavens won’t be something which makes Julen Lopetegui swollen-headed or complacent.