Russell was a major figure for Scarborough FC in the late 80s and early 90s and he will be fondly remembered for scoring the winning goal in the 3-2 League Cup win against Chelsea.
Boro paid their highest ever transfer fee of £102,000 to Leicester City for the player.
Now it is time to cast your mind back over the years to think of your two central midfielders.
All you have to do is send us your decision via text or email before next Wednesday.
Mitch Cook voted for Gary Bennett & Gerry Donoghue.
Darren Foreman voted for Gary Bennett & Shaun Murray.
Jimmy Beadle voted for Neil Redfearn & Michael McElhatton.
Ivan Ash voted for Gary Bennett & Shaun Murray.
Martin Dowey voted for Scott Kerr & Mitch Cook.
Stuart Canvin voted for Tommy Graham & Colin Appleton.
HOW TO VOTE
TEXT: Send SNWSPORT followed by the name of the player followed by your name and email address to 65550.
EMAIL: Send your emails to [email protected]
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