Midweek Muse: Dalian Atkinson – A tribute to the Aston Villa man who shined brightly in the Premier League’s early days

The tragic, shocking death of 48-year-old former Aston Villa, Sheffield Wednesday and Ipswich Town striker Dalian Atkinson early on Monday morning carries deep resonances. Tom Simmonds remembers Dalian Atkinson, the footballer.  It’s a sopping wet day at Selhurst Park in October 1992. The pitch is rutted, the ball greasy. Atkinson picks it up deep into […]



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