Jump to content
The Dark Blues

Search the Community

Showing results for tags 'steve lovell'.



More search options

  • Search By Tags

    Type tags separated by commas.
  • Search By Author

Content Type


Calendars

  • First Team Games
  • Development Team Games
  • Dundee FC Events
  • Scottish Premier Fixtures
  • Charity Events
  • DSA's Events
  • GeorDees's Events
  • The Dark Blues Club's Events

Dundee FC Unofficial Forum

  • News And Announcements
    • News & Announcements
    • Website Help & Suggestions Centre
    • New Member Introduction
  • Dundee Football Club
    • Dundee FC Discussion
    • Reserves and U-18s
    • Dundee FC Supporters Clubs
  • Off Topic
    • General Football and Sport Discussion
    • Off Topic Discussion
    • Quiz and Games Room
  • DSA's Topics
  • The Dark Blues Club's Topics

Categories

  • Dundee FC News
  • Dundee FC Ticket News
  • Dundee Under 20's News
  • Community News
  • Scottish Football
  • The Dark Blues News
  • Dee Legends
  • Programmes From the Past
  • Everything Else DFC

Categories

  • 2018/19
  • 2017/18
  • 2016/17
  • 2015/16
  • 2014/15
  • 2013/14
  • 2012/13
  • 2010/11
  • 2011/12
  • 2009/10
  • 2008/09
  • 2007/08
  • 2006/07

Categories

  • Scottish Premiership
  • Scottish Championship
  • Scottish League One
  • Scottish League Two
  • Development League
  • Other Non Scottish Clubs

Categories

  • Scottish Premiership
  • Scottish Championship
  • Scottish League One
  • Scottish League Two
  • Non League Teams
  • English Leagues

Categories

  • Dundee FC
    • Under 20's
  • Aberdeen FC
  • Celtic FC
  • Dundee United
  • Hamilton Academical FC
  • Heart of Midlothian FC
  • Inverness Caledonian Thistle FC
  • Kilmarnock FC
  • Motherwell FC
  • Partick Thistle FC
  • Ross County FC
  • Saint Johnstone FC
  • Glasgow Rangers
  • Falkirk FC
  • Dumbarton FC
  • Dunfermline Athletic
  • Alloa Athletic FC
  • East Fife FC
  • Peterhead FC
  • Forfar Athletic FC
  • Greenock Morton FC
  • Hibernian F.C
  • Queen of the South
  • Ayr United F.C
  • Saint Mirren FC
  • Raith Rovers
  • Livingston F.C
  • Brechin City FC
  • Airdrieonians FC
  • Albion Rovers FC
  • Queen's Park FC
  • Stranraer FC
  • Stenhousemuir FC
  • Elgin City FC
  • Arbroath FC
  • Clyde FC
  • Berwick Rangers FC
  • Annan Athletic FC
  • Stirling Albion FC
  • Cowdenbeath FC
  • Montrose FC
  • Edinburgh City FC
  • Unknown

Categories

  • Match Reports 2016
  • Match Reports 2015
  • Match Reports 2014
  • Match Reports 2013
  • Match Reports 2012
  • Match Reports 2011

Product Groups

There are no results to display.

Categories

  • The Dark Blues Quiz
  • DSA's Quizzes
  • The Dark Blues Club's Quizzes

Categories

  • News and Interviews
  • Match Highlights
    • Match Highlights 2018
    • Match Highlights 2017
    • Match Highlights 2016
    • Match Highlights 2015
  • Match Archives
  • Dundee Derbies
  • Team Interviews
  • Player Goals
  • Misc
  • DSA's Videos
  • The Dark Blues Club's Videos

Find results in...

Find results that contain...


Date Created

  • Start

    End


Last Updated

  • Start

    End


Filter by number of...

Joined

  • Start

    End


Group


Google +


Youtube


Website URL


Facebook


Instagram


Skype


Twitter


Location


Bio


Interests


Favorite Dee


Hated Team

Found 1 result

  1. UWTB1893

    Ex Dee Interview | Steve Lovell

    You were at Dens for 3 seasons, played 98 games and scored 35 goals. Can you tell us of some of your greatest moments for the club? I have to say playing in the derby games. There was always such a great atmosphere. We had a really good record over the 3 years I was there, losing only once. Getting to the cup final was also such an amazing experience. I wish I could go back and take it all in again. I don’t think I really appreciated it enough at the time. I was young and maybe thought these finals were always around the corner but sadly they aren’t. You scored some important goals in your time. What would you consider the most memorable for yourself? I’d have to say the two against Celtic at home in a 2-2 draw. I also had one disallowed in that game for a high boot but I’m still not convinced by that decision. We won 3-2 really! One of my favorite games was the Scottish Cup Quarter Final Replay when we beat Falkirk 4-1 AET. You came off the bench to score the 3rd and 4th goals but when the Bairns went 1-0, was there any doubt that this might not be our night? I don’t think so. I believe we were on a long unbeaten run at the time. Confidence was high. I do remember the first leg well though. Playing at the old Brockville Park. I missed a few chances in that game and we really should have won that day. So being able to come on and score two in the replay was a great relief for me as I was my own worst critics when it came to how I played. You played in the 2003 Scottish Cup Final defeat to Rangers. Most of the support felt we had what it took to win that match. Just how disappointed were the players after the match? To reach a final and lose by a single goal from a set piece was really disappointing. I didn’t feel we played as well as we’d have liked and looking back at the team we had I felt we underachieved at times. We had some world-class players. Although we lost I have some very fond memories of that cup run and all that came with it. What was it like leading the front line in Dundee’s first European adventure in 29 years? I’ve got mixed emotions of that European adventure. On the plus side I’ve got scoring my first and Dundee’s first European goal in 29 years which was really special and something I’ll never forget. But in the next round I stupidly went into a tackle with my foot open and ended up tearing my knee ligaments. That was first serious injury of my career. I was so keen to get back playing again that I did it again on my first game back against Hearts. You had a habit of scoring against United. What was your favourite goal against them? Every one of them, but if I had to pick one I’d say it was the 2-1 win at home when I came on as a sub. I have a picture of that goal framed on my wall. You were around the club during administration in 2003. Going from a cup final to Europe to people losing their jobs, just how much of a toll did it take in the players who were kept on? It was massive. No one’s position was safe at the club at that time. People were losing their jobs for no fault of their own. It was really hard to take in. Not only were we losing great players/staff we were losing our friends. I can still remember that day clearly. Before your £250,000 move to Aberdeen, Jim Duffy was quoted as saying “He was a player who was prepared to take a significant wage cut to stay here, but circumstances dictated that this move was in the best interests of everyone concerned,”. It’s not often you hear this about players. How hard was it to leave Dens Park? Yeah I always found being happy at a club was far more important than moving for more money. That’s just the way I was. If I felt good inside I would normally play better. Jim Duffy was always very understanding with me. We still keep in touch. I think that just shows what kind of guy he was. Since your retirement, have you kept yourself involved in football or have you moved onto new projects? As I currently still live in Scotland I’m always out and about watching games for my brother whose manager of Afc Bournemouth. He likes to keep an eye out for young talent so I’m always on the lookout for him. I’m also half way through my level 2 coaching course.
×

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.