Jimmy deserves a lasting tribute
Published 22/12/2009 | 08:00
As another year draws to a close, I once again appeal to those responsible to consider awarding one of Northern Ireland's finest sportsmen the honour he so richly deserves.
This year a testimonial for Jimmy McIlroy has been organised by Burnley FC. And throughout the football world, tributes have poured. Something must be done on a national basis to recognise Jimmy's contribution to football - and this should begin in his homeland.