XSP Entertainments

Entertaining Scotland Since 1995

XSP Entertainments is an Entertainment Agency based in Aberdeen, Scotland.

We specialise in providing live music for corporate functions and weddings, tribute shows, after dinner speakers and comedians.

XSP are official representatives for

john rowbotham

internation football referee - after dinner speaker


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JOHN IS A FORMER SCOTTISH GRADE 1 REFEREE WHO TOOK CHARGE OF MANY PREMIER LEAGUE MATCHES, INCLUDING NO LESS THAN THIRTEEN ‘OLD FIRM’ GAMES, MORE THAN A FEW OF THEM CONTROVERSIAL...

HE WAS ALSO F.I.F.A. REFEREE FOR 50 INTERNATIONAL GAMES, INCLUDING FOUR WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS, AND WAS THE MAN IN THE MIDDLE FOR THE 1995 SCOTTISH CUP FINAL BETWEEN CELTIC AND DUNDEE UNITED

INSTANTLY REMEMBERED FOR HIS 6’ 3” FRAME AND SHAVED HEAD, JOHN WAS A FANS’ FAVOURITE, ALTHOUGH CERTAIN SUPPORTERS STILL REMEMBER HIM FOR FAILING TO SEND RANGERS’ PAUL GASCOIGNE OFF FOR A SERIES OF INCIDENTS INCLUDING LEAVING AN ABERDEEN PLAYER NEEDING STITCHES...

HOWEVER, TWO YEARS LATER GASCOIGNE DID INDEED RECEIVE HIS MARCHING ORDERS BY JOHN, WHEN UP TO SIMILAR TRICKS IN AN OLD FIRM DERBY, BUT THIS TIME SPOTTED BY THE EAGLE EYED OFFICIAL...


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