My Football with Hibernian fan Irvine Welsh: "It’s nice to be able to sit and watch a game without worrying about bottles and cans smashing off your head"

Irvine Welsh My Football, Hibernian
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First game you ever attended?

Hibs 2-1 Motherwell at Easter Road in 1968.

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Irvine Welsh is a celebrated novelist, playwright and short story writer, best known for work such as Trainspotting, The Acid House, Ecstasy: Three Tales of Chemical Romance, Skagboys, Filth, Porno, The Blade Artist and Dead Men's Trousers. He supports Hibernian and has been attending games ast Easter Road since 1968.