|Lampard in his prime|
UK based readers will immediately and correctly have guessed that 'Lampard' is so named out of admiration for the well known Chelsea and England footballer Frank Lampard.
It set me to wondering. If you were to be called after a sporting hero, whom would you chose?
|Berti Vogts in his prime...|
Gail has still, over two years later, not quite recovered from being stopped in the park by a local ned who, on learning my name, said "Bearrrr-tie? Yer didnae name him efta tha' sh*t Sco'land manager did Yer?"