For a heady spell in the autumn of 1995, it was not unthinkable that the youngster who would blossom into Manchester United’s undisputed first-choice right winger for the best part of the next decade would be Terry Cooke rather than David Beckham.
Perhaps the frustrations of the last four years put this result into context for Rangers.
Oil may be a precious and dwindling resource but at the moment, at least, it looks like we just have too much of it.
Liverpool take on Barcelona in the International Champions Cup this evening.
Aston Villa will be looking to bounce straight back to the Premier League after being relegated last term.
The Magpies were beaten 1-0 in their Championship opener on Friday.
The forward is one of two new players to arrive at White Hart Lane this summer.
Everton host Espanyol in a pre-season friendly this afternoon.
Nottingham Forest take on Burton Albion this afternoon...
The French international has been heavily linked with a move to Real Madrid this summer.