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Gone but never forgotten: Tattie went from cleaning Fergie's toilet to being flushed with success

1 month ago   |   By Press and Journal

Few British football teams have made such an enduring impression on the international stage as the Aberdeen side which won the European Cup Winners' Cup on a rainy night in Gothenburg in 1983.
The Gothenburg Greats, managed by Alex Ferguson, were a remarkably close-knit group that developed near unshakeable bonds of comradeship and camaraderie which extended way beyond the pitch.
These men cared for one another, looked after one another and even as they veered off in different directions in their lives, nobody was more popular among the squad or more pivotal to their impressive exploits...
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