Darren goal raises Barr for punters

FAMILY bonds paid off for the relatives of Hearts’ unlikely scorer Darren Barr.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 21st May 2012, 1:00 pm

He was quizzed on the Tynecastle pitch yesterday over rumours that members of his family had got odds of 50-1 on him to score the first goal at Hampden.

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But it wasn’t only members of the Barr family who had more than one reason to cheer his opener.

After Saturday’s game, Mick Gaynor, of Corstorphine, said: “I had £10 on. It’s paid for far more than my day out.”

He added: “I’m off to spend the rest now.”