Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

'Yes' Vote Would Prevent Clubs Signing Players like Me

Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

'Yes' Vote Would Prevent Clubs Signing Players like Me

Article excerpt

A FEW folk have asked me about the Scotland independence referendum and what I think. Well living down here I don't get a vote but if I had I wouldn't use it.

I've got no time time for politicians and the bankers and civil servants and all the establishment who run the country. I think they are all just in it for themselves.

Those in charge have never had to struggle a day in their lives and haven't got a clue about how ordinary people live.

So for me I'd not vote.

If I was forced to vote I'd go for "yes" but only because Morrissey is saying that and I trust him more than any guy with a coloured rosette.

That said, it could have an impact on me I suppose. If Scotland breaks away I may have to show my passport when I go home to see my folks.

Maybe I'll be classed as an illegal immigrant and deported to Glasgow.

Of course it could have a big impact on football.

If Scotland goes it alone and isn't in the EU then players couldn't join English teams automatically. …

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