American Football: Goodman Ready to Fight Fire.(Sport)
Byline: FRANK McGROARTY
WITH the dust and ticker tape now settled on Wednesday's Champion's League Final, this afternoon at 3pm will see Glasgow play host to a second football extravaganza - American Style.
Following their dramatic 16-13 victory over Amsterdam Admirals last week, the Scottish Claymores aim to put themselves back in the World Bowl driving seat when they take on NFL Europe League leaders Rhein Fire at Hampden Park.
Last month, the Germans took the shine of the Claymores 45-17 opening victory over Barcelona Dragons, with a 13-10 win over the Scots in Dusseldorf.
With the Claymores set for two home fixtures during the next two weeks, victory will put Head Gene Dahlquist's men back in the hunt for a place in the 2002 World Bowl final in Germany in June.
And this week, running back, Herbert Goodman hopes that the gridiron Tartan Army will turn out in force this afternoon and help them get their NFL Europe Championship dream back on track.
"The fans here have been real good. I just hope that they stay behind us and support us and see that we are out to win for the Claymores," he said. …