About the Author
Ronnie Esplin is a sports reporter who writes for the Press Association and who also has a weekly blog on STV's website, www.stv.tv. A former managing editor of Arena Leisure's football website, he has previously written for various publications including FourFourTwo, When Saturday Comes, The Scotsman, The Times, The Herald, The Sunday Herald, The Sunday Times and Scotland on Sunday. A keen Scottish football historian, who watched his first match more than 40 years ago, his books include 'Down The Copland Road,' 'Barcelona Here We Come', 'The Advocaat Years', 'Ten Days That Shook Rangers,' 'It's Rangers For Me?: New Perspectives on a Scottish Institution,' 'Totally Frank: The story of Frank McGarvey' and 'Rangers: Triumphs, Troubles, Traditions' with contributions to other publications such as 'Ten Days that Shook Scotland.' Ronnie has three children and lives in Glasgow.