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Pundits and Predictions | @AlexHTheMax

Alex Horsburgh ( @AlexHTheMax )  takes a look at a hat trick of pundits past and present who might have annoyed or delighted you (depending on where you were in the UK). Do you think some of the current Euro 2020 pundits of tv should be subbed for the next big tournament (tell us in comments) and what's your views/memories of the three featured in our piece here? One is an unsung football pioneer, one is a Scot who incurred the dragon's wrath and one is a current Three Lions cheerleader. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The Toe Poke Jimmy Hill spent much of his wartime service in Scotland near Rosyth Dockyard in Fife, and was as innovative as any Scot in a football sense. With fair wages for players (he helped to abolish the £20-a-week minimum wage), the concept of three points for a league win, all seater stadiums and shirt advertising being some of the things he championed in the 1960s and 1970s before they became t