DEREK McINNES has launched a staunch defence of Graeme Shinnie
, insisting his Kazakh kicking was bang out of order.
BLUES fans are in for a treat if Andrew Shinnie
can live up to his blossoming reputation.
"Terry's Inverness team always had the impression of being physical but lately you've had the likes of Doran, McKay, the Shinnies
, they added a bit of quality and flair to his team.
I was thinking 'thank goodness I still wear those grandad shinnies
that come all the way around and protect everything!'.
The Gunderdogs were back to winning ways in the Tuesday League with a solid 16-10 win against Shinnies
and Tinnies FC.
Danny lennon better call the company who made Paul McGowan's bulletproof shinnies
to ask if they sell Kevlar flak jackets too.
I was thinking, 'Thank goodness I still wear those grandad shinnies
that come all the way around and protect everything!' It wasn't too bad.
As Caley Thistle chase their first major cup final appearance the Shinnies
are just happy to be fulfilling their potential.
"There's a picture of me aged about six or seven with a Celtic strip on and my shinnies
How the players dragged themselves back up the tunnel - bare-footed, shinnies
hanging off them - is anyone's guess.
SHINN BONUS J The Shinnies
celebrate Andrew's goal at Ibrox
The gaffer spent a mint on them yet clearly doesn't trust either to even put their shinnies
After bagging a rare goal in a win that halts a 12-game run without a win, Tokely began repair work on the 15-year-old shinnies
which came off second best in a eyewatering second-half challenge.
Just because you have one doesn't make you invisible to defenders or immune from tackles in the ensuing four months, even if you do stuff a couple of extra copies of it inside your shinnies
for some protection.
Yet tonight Weir will strap on the shinnies
, tie up his boots and throw himself into just that.