Brennan scored twice, playing as outside-left
- the position previously occupied by David Pegg who died in the crash.
Hill's career really took off when Jimmy Hill arrived at Highfield Road, moving the previous inside or outside-left
to half-back - a defensive midfielder in today's terms - where he blossomed into one of the best man-to-man markers in League football.
The 5ft 6in outside-left
suffered some pretty harsh treatment from defenders but, to the delight of Partick Thistle fans, always went back for more.
Steve McClaren gambled on an experimental back four which included a rookie outside-left
, Rolando Aarons, playing at left-back and a clearlyunfit Steven Taylor at Colo's shoulder after months of inactivity.
I can sit down with any youngster from a right-back to an outside-left
and talk to them about their personal game.
In case you don't recognise them all, pictured back row, from left, are: John Gettins (insideright), Dan Wilson (left-back), Sam Cooper (goalkeeper), Bob Piercy (right-back), Joe Murphy (outside-left
Colin Dobson was making his 300th Football League appearance and 128th for Town as he lined up at outside-left
in a side unchanged for the seventh successive match.
Three minutes into the second period a penetrating pass from right half to the outside-left
channel saw Whitchurch opened up.
I have found this nice comment about Leslie in Billy Wright's 1950s autobiography, Captain of England: "Leslie Smith, Aston Villa's International outside-left
, is a perfect example of a footballer who has become an outstanding businessman.
As a last resort, I switched him to outside-left
, his last chance to make good.
The eight members of the 1964 side who teed up were Jimmy Montgomery (goalkeeper), Cecil Irwin (right-back), Len Ashurst (left back), Jim McNab (left-half), Brian Usher (outside-right), George Herd (inside-right), Nick Sharkey (centre-forward) and George Mulhall (outside-left
The one exception was when they played long, early balls over the top into the inside, or outside-left
channels for Henry to chase.