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Musselburgh Athletic

Musselburgh Athletic Football Club

Nickname: The Burgh

Founded: 1945

Ground: Olivebank Stadium, Market Street, Musselburgh (Capacity: 2,500)

Manager: David McGlynn

League: SJFA East Superleague

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BehindGoalNet NEWTONGRANGE STAR remain hot on the heels of East Superleague leaders Kelty Hearts after defeating the champions. Alan Miller’s men ran out 2-1 winners against Bo’ness United at New Victoria Park to leave the champions twelve points adrift of pace setters Kelty. Sean Jamieson gave Newtongrange an early lead with a third minute penalty before Chris King doubled the home [...]

BallInNet NEWTONGRANGE STAR boss Alan Miller heaped praise on danger man Kris Renton after the striker fired his new team to the top of the East Superleague. Renton scored against one of his former club’s for the second week in a row as his solitary strike secured three important points for Newtongrange against Musselburgh at New Victoria Park. [...]

BehindGoalNet KELTY HEARTS had to come from behind to claim all three points against Musselburgh Athletic and move top of the table as new boy Sean Grady bagged a brace. The visitors from East Lothian took the lead through Michael Hunter but the Fifers hit back with a superb strike from Craig O’Reilly. Grady then took centre [...]

SlideTackle CHAMPIONS Linlithgow Rose remain in the hunt to retain their East Superleague title but they left it late to secure victory at Ballingry. Roddy MacLennan handed Linlithgow a first-half lead at Ore Park but they had to wait until the closing stages of the game when Jamie Mackenzie and Calum Smith netted in the final [...]

BallInNet OUTSIDERS Camelon kept their slim chances of lifting the East Superleague title alive with an impressive win at Newtongrange Star. Kevin Kelbie’s double and Craig Young’s strike secured another three points for John Sludden’s men who are the only team other than Bo’ness and Linlithgow who can still lift the title. However if the Falkirk [...]

BallInNet NEWTONGRANGE STAR moved back to the top of the East Superleague with a five-star display against Hill of Beath at New Victoria Park. Last season’s East Premier champions have been a revelation in their first season in the top flight and they again proved their quality by thumping Hill of Beath 5-0. Striker Craig O’Reilly [...]

BehindGoalNet BO’NESS UNITED moved into pole position in the title race after they secured maximum points in their top of the table clash at Newtongrange Star. Paul Murphy’s solitary strike shortly after the interval was enough to win the game for Allan McGonigall’s men and send them three points clear of Newtongrange at the East Superleague [...]

BehindGoalNet BO’NESS UNITED moved back to the East Superleague summit with a comfortable victory against Tayport at Newtown Park. Even the absence of manager Allan McGonigal, who is enjoying a trip to the US Masters, didn’t affect Bo’ness as they bounced back from last week’s shock defeat at Lochee United. Steven Hislop opened the scoring for [...]

BehindGoalNet ARMADALE THISTLE boosted their chances of Superleague survival with a last-gasp victory at Musselburgh Athletic. Stuart McLeod bagged a last-minute winner as the West Lothian side stunned their East Lothian hosts. The victory for Jim Henderson’s men means they remain twelfth in the table which is just outside the play-off places. Fellow basement strugglers Carnoustie lost [...]

BallInNet LOCHEE UNITED all but ended the Newtongrange Star title hopes after subjecting them to their fourth East Superleague defeat in succession. Paul Blackwood’s second half goal was enough to give the Dundee side a 1-0 victory at New Victoria Park. Newtongrange remain joint top of the East Superleague alongside Bo’ness but Alan Millar’s men have [...]

BehindGoalNet BO’NESS UNITED moved into pole position in the East Superleague title race as leaders Newtongrange Star slipped up again. Allan McGonigal’s men leapfrogged Newtongrange at the Superleague summit after claiming a comfortable 3-0 victory over St Andrews United at Newtown Park. Steven Hislop opened the scoring for Bo’ness and Robert Sloan extended the lead from the penalty [...]

BehindGoalNet CHAMPIONS Linlithgow Rose secured only their second Superleague win this year with a narrow victory at Musselburgh Athletic. Recent signing Ian Diack made the difference by netting a first half winner but Linlithgow had to battle hard in the second half to claim three points after losing Billy Gibson just before half time to a red [...]

BallInNet MARK BRADLEY sensationally resigned as manager of Linlithgow Rose after his team were hammered by St Andrews United in the third round of the East of Scotland Cup. The East Superleague champions have been struggling to stay in the hunt to retain their title since the turn of the year. But no one would have predicted the champions [...]

BehindGoalNet SEAN Jamieson helped himself to a brace as Newtongrange Star cemented their position at the top of the East Superleague with a five-star display against Carnoustie Panmure. Alan Millar’s men continued to go from strength to strength with a convincing 5-1 victory against the Angus outfit at New Victoria Park. Star man Jamieson helped himself [...]

BehindGoalNet BO’NESS UNITED had to rely on a controversial late equaliser at Musselburgh to continue their unbeaten run. Sub Zander Miller was the Bo’ness saviour heading the leveller three minutes from time after it looked like Steven Thomson has won it for Musselburgh. Steven Thomson had in fact handed Musselburgh an early lead before Steven Hislop’s [...]

BehindGoalNet LEADERS Newtongrange Star cemented their place at the top of the East Superleague with a narrow victory at Musselburgh Athletic. Alan Millar’s men ran out 3-2 winners to remain four points clear of the chasing pack. Jordan Cropley opened the scoring for Nitten but Mike McKenna hit back for Musselburgh as the sides went in level [...]

BehindGoalNet KELTY HEARTS put a massive dent in the Linlithgow Rose title charge with a hard-fought victory at Central Park. The Fifers ran out 2-0 winners but they had to produce a solid second-half defensive display as the champions threw everything at their hosts in an attempt to take something from the game. Ross Philp put Kelty ahead [...]

ScottishCup TAYPORT booked their place in the last 16 of the Scottish Junior Cup after narrowly coming out on top against Fife rivals Hill of Beath. The 2005 Junior Cup winners secured a 3-2 win at the Canniepairt with goals from Sam Morris and a Grant Lawson double after they fell behind early to Craig Smart’s opener for [...]

FootballerRedSocks NEWTONGRANGE STAR moved back to the summit of the East Superleague courtesy of a second-half goal blitz against strugglers Tayport. The reigning East Premier champions were frustrated during a goalless first period at New Victoria Park but wasted no time after the interval hitting a quickfire treble to claim three points. Mike Delland put Alan [...]

BO’NESS UNITED became the first team since March 2012 to defeat Linlithgow Rose in the Superleague with an emphatic 4-1 win at Newtown Park. Nicky Walker opened the scoring for the hosts on 34 minutes and Andy Scott doubled their advantage on 43 minutes when he followed up to net from Steven Hislop’s missed penalty [...]

FootballerRedSocks LOCHEE UNITED eventually booked their place in the second round of the GA Engineering Cup with a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory over local rivals Carnoustie Panmure. Jon Voigt was the man who eventually separated the teams scoring the decisive spot-kick to hand his team a 3-2 win on penalties after the game had finished 4-4 [...]

BehindGoalNet SKIPPER Chris Donnelly hit the Bo’ness United winner as they overcome the weather and Musselburgh Athletic to get their East Superleague title bid back on track. Gale force winds and driving rain made playing conditions very difficult at Newtown Park but credit must go to each and every player as they defied the weather to [...]

BehindGoalNet MURRAY CARSTAIRS bagged a double as Ballingry Rovers secured back-to-back Superleague wins for the first time at Camelon. The Superleague newcomers have so far found life difficult in the top flight but Stevie Kay’s men seem to be finding their feet at last after their 2-1 win at Camelon followed up last week’s 2-1 victory [...]

ScottishCup FORMER Dundee United striker Colin Samuel scored the decisive goal to secure Sauchie’s place in the last 32 of the Scottish Junior Cup. Fraser Duncan’s men ran out 2-1 winners in a very competitive cup tie against West Super First side Beith. Brian Morgan put the East Superleague side on their way midway through the [...]

ScottishCup TAYPORT produced a five-star display to send East Superleague leaders Newtongrange Star spinning out of the Scottish Junior Cup. Dave Baikie’s recent arrival as manager for a second spell has caused something of a revival at Tayport which continued as the Fifers left Newtongrange with a shock 5-1 win. Jordan Cropely had given Newtongrange the [...]

BallInNet CRAIG O’REILLY bagged a brace as Newtongrange Star continued their outstanding start to life in the top-flight with victory at Sauchie. The Superleague leaders collected their tenth win from twelve Superleague games as they ran out 3-1 winners to cement their place at the top of the table. Ally Forster put Newtongrange in front before [...]

BallInNet FORMER Ross County striker David Winters hit a hat-trick as Sauchie thumped East Superleague strugglers Ballingry Rovers at Ore Park. Fraser Duncan’s men moved up to fourth in the Superleague table with an incredible 8-0 win as Ballingry played the second half with 10 men after Darren Smith was ordered off at half-time for clashing with one [...]

ScottishCup MUSSELBURGH ATHLETIC produced a second-half goal blitz to secure their place in the third round of the Junior Cup at the expense of East Superleague rivals Armadale Thistle. David McGlynn’s men passed up a number of first-half chances but eventually took the lead just before the hour mark when Paul Harvey netted from Matti King’s [...]

BallInNet ALLY FORSTER hit the winner two minutes from time to hand Newtongrange Star a dramatic late win against Ballingry Rovers at New Victoria Park. The Superleague leaders cemented their place at the top with a narrow 1-0 victory over Stevie Kay’s strugglers which mean they remain six points ahead of Linlithgow Rose who won 4-1 [...]

BehindGoalNet NEWTONGRANGE STAR battled from behind to stun Hill of Beath and secure another three points to strengthen their grip on top spot of the East Superleague. Alan Miller’s men were left trailing their hosts after Craig Smart’s goal put Hill of Beath in front. But goals from Blair Tolmie and Craig O’Reilly won three points [...]

FootballerRedSocks2 NEWTONGRANGE STAR took full advantage of playing in the day’s only East Superleague fixture with victory at Carnoustie Panmure. The victory moves last season’s East Premier champions three points clear at the top of the table having played two games more than second placed Linlithgow Rose. Alan Millar’s men ran out 2-0 winners as goals [...]

ScottishCup TEN years after lifting the famous trophy Carnoustie Panmure secured their place in the second round of the Scottish Junior Cup with a comfortable victory against Edinburgh United. Barry Myles, Kevin Webster’s penalty and a late Kevin Milne goal secured a 3-1 win for the Gowfers as they overcame the visit of their East South [...]

BallInNet LEADERS Linlithgow Rose cemented their place at the top of the Superleague after producing an impressive second-half display to secure victory over Musselburgh Athletic at Prestonfield. Tommy Coyne gave the champions the perfect start from the penalty spot but Matti King levelled for the visitors just before half-time. But second half goals from Roddy McLennan [...]

Ball_GoalKick MUSSELBURGH boss David McGlynn warned his players not to get carried away after they hammered five past Superleague newcomers Ballingry Rovers last weekend. The Olivebank side turned on the style last Saturday thumping Stevie Kay’s men 5-0 in the only East Superleague fixture with all other teams on cup duty. Goals from Michael McKenna, Paul Harvey, [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies CHAMPIONS Linlithgow Rose moved to the top of the East Superleague with a comfortable victory at Sauchie.  Goals from Steven Meechan, Tommy Coyne and a late Andy Shirra strike secured the points for Mark Bradley’s men who move to the top of the table after this morning’s leaders Bo’ness United lost 1-0 at Camelon. Climbing to the summit [...]

BallInNet SAUCHIE boss Fraser Duncan is hoping the recent addition of some experienced campaigners can help fire his team to a famous victory against reigning champions Linlithgow Rose. Duncan and his backroom team of Davie Beaton and Simy Simpson have worked wonders in recent years to propel their team into the East Region top flight. And after a [...]

BallInNet HILL OF BEATH produced a five-star display to kick-start their Superleague campaign and leave Carnoustie stunned after their visit to Kiers Park. Jock Finlayson’s men had collected only two points from their opening four Superleague fixtures going into this weekend’s game and they were in danger of falling to the foot of the table had results gone against them elsewhere. But the [...]

SlideTackle SUPERLEAGUE leaders Bo’ness United are set to face their toughest test to date when they host third placed Newtongrange Star this weekend. Allan McGonigal’s men sit top of the table on goal difference from fierce rivals Linlithgow Rose with both teams boasting a 100 per cent start to the campaign. But when East Premier champions Newtongrange roll into [...]

Ball_GoalKick BO’NESS UNITED moved to the summit of the East Superleague on goal difference after coming out on top in a tight affair against Sauchie at Beechwood Park. Allan McGonigal’s men cruised to victory at home to Kelty last weekend but were made to fight all the way to claim all three points. Chris Donnelly’s solitary strike in [...]

BehindGoalNet KELTY HEARTS boss Willie Newbigging believes this weekend’s Fife Derby against near neighbours Hill of Beath is the ideal game for his team to kick-start their East Superleague campaign. The fierce rivals go into the game with only one point each from their opening three league fixtures which adds extra pressure as both teams go [...]

BallInNet ARMADALE THISTLE made history by winning a Superleague fixture for the first time in the club’s history at Tayport. Jim Henderson’s newcomers emerged 2-0 winners from the home of the 2006 Superleague winners courtesy of goals in each half from Robbie Feaney and Scott Brown as they claimed three points to kickstart their campaign. There were also first wins [...]

BehindGoalNet CAMELON warmed up for the visit of champions Linlithgow Rose this weekend with a hard-fought victory against Sauchie at Carmuirs Park on Wednesday night. Danny Smith’s men made it two wins from their opening two Superleague fixtures with a narrow 1-0 victory courtesy of Colin Allison’s early strike. Smith will now prepare his men for Saturday’s home [...]

FootballSideline NEWTONGRANGE STAR wasted no time in showing they’ll be a force to be reckoned with in the East Superleague after hitting Kelty Hearts for six. Alan Miller’s Superleague newcomers came into the top flight on the back of East Premier title success and they made the perfect start by defeating the Fifers 6-2 at New [...]

Ball_GoalKick THIS weekend welcomes the opening fixtures of the 2013-14 East Superleague in what’s sure to be the most eagerly anticipated season since the league’s formation in 2002. League reconstruction means  the East Superleague has been extended from its previous 12 teams to 16 which should make for fierce competition at both ends of the table. [...]

BehindGoalNet CAMELON cruised into the semi-final of the Fife & Lothians Cup with a comfortable win over Superleague rivals Musselburgh Athletic at Carmuirs Park on Tuesday evening. The Falkirk side killed off any hopes that their visitors had of a last four date against Bonnyrigg Rose when they hit a quick-fire treble shortly before half-time to leave Musselburgh [...]

BallInNet MICHAEL McKENNA hit an injury time winner as Musselburgh Athletic completed their East Superleague campaign with victory in a nine goal thriller against Lochee United.  David McGlynn’s youngsters have had a roller coaster season with many of his kids enjoying their first experience of life in the East Superleague. And the nature of their last gasp [...]

BallInNet MUSSELBURGH ATHLETIC produced a late goal rush as they came from behind to secure their place in the quarter-final of the Fife & Lothians Cup with victory over Crossgates Primrose. The East Central Division side had earlier taken a shock lead against their Superleague hosts when Russell Smart netted on the stroke of half-time. But Calvin Shand eventually [...]

BallInNet MUSSELBURGH ATHLETIC made it through to the third round of the Fife & Lothians Cup after edging out Superleague rivals Kelty Hearts. The all Superleague clash went ahead at the Olivebank and Matti King’s goal midway through the first half was enough to give David McGlynn’s men a 1-0 victory. Musselburgh will now look forward to a third round [...]

BehindGoalNet CAPTAIN Tom Courts hit an injury time winner for Kelty Hearts in an eventful game against nine man Bo’ness United at Newtown Park. The Fifers were playing their fifth game in ten days on Wednesday night and they were showing no signs of tiredness when Brian Ritchie gave them a first half lead. But Bo’ness, although being reduced to [...]

BehindGoalNet CAMELON ensured that Superleague leaders Linlithgow Rose would need to secure the title on their own merits after they won comfortably at Musselburgh. Danny Smith’s men raced into a 2-0 lead before half-time courtesy of goals from top scorer Kevin Kelbie and then Marty Wright. Marc McCafferty extended the Mariners lead shortly after the hour mark but [...]

BallInNet KELTY HEARTS made it through to the final of the ACA Sports League Cup with a deserved victory against Rosyth. The East Superleague side travelled to the home of the East Central Division minnows in confident mood and in the end they ran out comfortable winners. Stuart Cargill opened the scoring for Kelty on 18 minutes and [...]

BehindGoalNet BONNYRIGG ROSE got their Superleague campaign back to winning ways in emphatic style with victory over local rivals Musselburgh. The reigning champions cruised to a 4-0 victory at New Dundas Park to move four points clear of the chasing pack in second place but it was a sorry day for David McGlynn’s men who finished the [...]

Ball_GoalKick MUSSELBURGH ATHLETIC made it five wins from their last six Superleague outings with a narrow victory over Kelty Hearts at the Olivebank. Kelty’s Emirates Junior Cup quarter-final tie against Auchinleck Talbot was again hit by the wintry weather as their snow-covered Central Park pitch was deemed unplayable on Friday afternoon. This paved the way for Musselburgh and Kelty [...]

BehindGoalNet MUSSELBURGH ATHLETIC made it four Superleague wins out of five in 2013 by defeating local rivals and reigning champions Bonnyrigg Rose by a single goal. Former Bonnyrigg striker Ryan McCallum, who made a pre-season switch back to Musselburgh, grabbed the winner shortly after the interval in what turned out to be an entertaining and very competitive encounter at [...]

FootballerRedSocks2 MUSSELBUGH ATHLETIC made it three away Superleague victory’s on the bounce as left Fife with maximum points after they overcame St Andrews 2-0 at Recreation Park.   David McGlynn’s young side continued their impressive run of wins on the road courtesy of goals from Steven Noble and Ryan McCallum while Saints man Jamie Mackie saw red for [...]

FootballerRedSocks2 SAUCHIE ended a run of five consecutive draws with a hard-fought victory at Musselburgh to claim three important Superleague points. Fraser Duncan’s men took the lead midway through the first half courtesy of Steven Rennie’s strike but the hosts hit back shortly after the interval when Ryan McCallum netted from the spot after Mike McKenna was tripped in the [...]

ScottishCup PUMPHERSTON produced one of the shocks of the Emirates Junior Cup fourth round as they swept aside East Superleague cracks Musselburgh at the second time of asking. The East South Division side booked their place in the last 16 courtesy of a double from Kallum McAuley and an injury time super strike from sub Gary White to [...]

ScottishCup THE DRAW for the fifth round of the Emirates Junior Cup was made on Thursday evening live on Radio Clyde’s Super Scoreboard. And once again junior football’s top competition didn’t disappoint in throwing up some cracking ties that will have fans across the country preparing for another Junior Cup extravaganza. With no fewer than 10 fourth-round ties still [...]

ScottishCup CALVIN SHAND turned from sinner to saint as he hit an injury-time leveller to earn Musselburgh an Emirates Junior Cup fourth-round replay against East South Division side Pumpherston. Experienced campaigner Shand blundered midway through the second period to let David Swan draw the visitors level for the second time. Swan then thought he had won it for Pumpherston in [...]

BehindGoalNet MUSSELBURGH kicked off 2013 in style as they scored three goals in eight first-half minutes to come from behind and claim only their second Superleague win of the season with victory over Broxburn. David McGlynn’s men started well and created a number of good goalscoring opportunities but fell behind when Scott Pittman opened the scoring for Broxburn on the [...]

BehindGoalNet TOMMY COYNE bagged a double as Linlithgow Rose move 12 points clear at the Superleague summit with a comfortable victory over struggling Musselburgh. Mark Bradley’s men remain unbeaten since the start of the season with goals from Stuart McArthur and Gordon Herd adding to Coyne’s brace, as Linlithgow claimed another three points in the only East [...]

FootballerRedSocks SAUCHIE ended a run of three consecutive defeats to record their first Superleague win since September with a narrow victory over Musselburgh. The first half was fairly even with Musselburgh creating the better scoring opportunities and home keeper Darren Dolan had to pull off goods stops from Jackie Myles and Connor Thomson. It was Myles who came closest to breaking [...]

ScottishCup MUSSELBURGH eased their way into the fourth round of the Emirates Junior Cup with an impressive display against West Central Division One side Bellshill at Olivebank. The visitors started well but fell behind against the run of play in 30 minutes when Musselburgh captain Matti King got on the end of Calvin Shand’s cross to volley the ball [...]

BehindGoalNet BO’NESS UNITED consolidated their second place in the Superleague by way of a sublime strike from stopper Stuart Hunter but were made to fight all the way by Musselburgh’s youngsters. Allan McGonigal’s men had most of the ball in the early stages although the only shot of note came from Musselburgh’s Jamie Lauder, a 25-yarder that was tipped over [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies MUSSELBURGH claimed their first Superleague victory of the season as they defeated fellow strugglers St Andrews at Olivebank. David McGlynn’s youngsters have been playing well in recent weeks without getting the results that they have maybe deserved but they finally got the league victory that McGlynn hopes will kick-start their season. The hosts struggled to gain a foothold in the early [...]

BallInNet CARNOUSTIE produced a stunning first-half performance as they hit Bo’ness for five and moved to third place in the East Superleague table. Ian Gilzean’s men even had the luxury of missing an early penalty when Michael McIlravey hit the bar before racing into a 5-0 first-half lead courtesy of goals from Josh Perrera, Danny Millar, John Roberts, McIlravey [...]

ScottishCup MUSSELBURGH eased their way into the third round of the Emirates Scottish Junior Cup with a comfortable victory against North Division side Bridge of Don. David McGlynn’s side have a good pedigree in the Junior Cup after their appearance in the 2011 final when they were narrowly defeated by Auchinleck Talbot in extra time. McGlynn’s men [...]

FootballerRedSocks2 KELTY HEARTS eventually ran out comfortable winners against a stuffy Musselburgh side to move into third place in the Superleague table. Keith Burgess’s men struggled to cope with Musselburgh’s youngsters in the first half and David McGlynn’s team should possibly have gone into the break in front. Kelty responded at the start of the second half but they were still [...]

FootballerRedSocks2 CARNOUSTIE made it two Superleague wins on the trot as they left it late to find a winner against Musselburgh’s youngsters. Both teams started the game well and it was clear from the off it wasn’t going to take much to separate the teams. The hosts had a couple of early chances but it was [...]

FootballBoots SUPERLEAGUE Musselburgh edged into the second round of the East of Scotland Cup with a hard-fought win against Central Division side Newburgh. The hosts started well against their lower league opponents and took a deserved lead when Calvin Shand opened the scoring in 25 minutes. Burgh looked to build on their lead but the visitors had other [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies LINLITHGOW ROSE boss Mark Bradley is urging his table-toppers to build a healthy points gap over their title rivals ahead of this weekend’s game against Hill of Beath at Prestonfield. Bradley expects Hill of Beath and the likes of Bonnyrigg and Kelty Hearts to be fighting it out with his men for the Superleague crown and understands that points on the table [...]

BehindGoalNet LINLITHGOW ROSE fought back from two goals down against Camelon to secure victory and move five points clear at the top of the East Superleague. Colin Strickland put the hosts in front before Kevin Kelbie levelled matters from the penalty spot. A quickfire double from Derek Ure after the interval put Camelon in the driving seat before Stephen Manson gave Linlithgow a [...]

Ball_GoalKick CAMELON followed up last week’s impressive victory over Bonnyrigg by moving joint second in the table as they came from behind with 10 men to defeat Musselburgh. The hosts started the game well but passed up a number of good opportunities to take the lead and then they were dealt a blow on the half-hour mark. Musselburgh’s Michael [...]

FootballerRedSocks HILL OF BEATH maintained their winning start in the Superleague to stay joint top of the table but were pushed all the way by Musselburgh’s 10 men. The hosts were dealt a massive blow inside the first 10 minutes when striker Ryan McCallum was judged to have thrown an arm and received a straight red card. [...]

JuniorGround MUSSELBURGH boss David McGlynn is looking for his trusted youngsters to take maximum points from their first home Superleague game as they entertain Hill of Beath. McGlynn’s new-look side visited Lochee United last weekend in their opening league fixture and left Tayside with a well-deserved draw. McGlynn made sweeping changes at Olivebank over the summer and [...]

ScottishJuniorCupTrophy THERE are great cup competitions and competitive leagues in the world of juniors – but not many performance-related awards. Man-of-the-match prizes, players of the month awards, manager of the month picks – we’d love to see them all and report on them all. So in a bid to kickstart the awards process we’ve come up [...]

BehindGoalNet MUSSELBURGH keeper Ally Adams ensured his team claimed their first Superleague point of the season on the opening day at Lochee. The game finished honours even as Jon Voigt equalised for the hosts after Michael McKenna had given the visitors the lead just after the hour mark. Both managers were fairly satisifed with a point [...]

KickOff BONNYRIGG ROSE will be hoping to start the defence of their Superleague crown with a win against St Andrews as the title flag is unfurled at New Dundas Park. Former Bonnyrigg coach, player and physio Bill Durie will be honoured by the club he’s had an association with for over 40 years as he does the honours in [...]

LadbrokesPens   Ladbrokes have been a welcome addition to junior football betting – and they’ve raised the bar higher by pricing up top scorer markets for the East and West Super Leagues. It’s something none of their rivals are doing and it’s a feature that should prove popular with punters. In the West we’re two games into [...]

LadbrokesPens Linlithgow start as favourites after spending the summer trying to plug the holes in a defence that leaked far too many goals last season for a team that should of been challenging for the league. Having brought in experience to bolster the backline and kept their goalscoring threats at Prestonfield for this season they should be [...]

FootballMitreGrass WHAT a huge night it is in the West on Wednesday as eight teams battle it out for places in the first two finals of the season. Irvine Meadow and Auchinleck are expected to set up a clash of the giants in the Ardagh Glass Sectional League Cup by winning semi-finals against Kilbirne and Glenafton [...]

FootballMitreGrass MUSSELBURGH suffered the second defeat of their Dechmont Forklift League Cup section as they lost out by the odd goal to Premier League side Dalkeith. Aaron Ponton had given the Superleague side the perfect start with an early opener but a Laurie Flynn brace for the hosts put them 2-1 ahead. Musselburgh fought hard to [...]

BallInNet William Hill Scottish Cup 1st Round -  Bonnyrigg 2, Girvan 1. Dechmont Forklift League Cup – Fauldhouse 1, Linlithgow Rose 2; Pumpherston 2, Spartans 2; Livingston Utd 0, Broxburn 2; Edinburgh Utd 1, Penicuik 4; Bathgate 1, Armadale 1; Falkirk 1, Sauchie 6; Harthill 2, West Calder 1; Arniston 0, Haddington 3; Dalkeith 3, Musselburgh 2; Dunbar Utd 0, Newtongrange 3; Blackburn Utd [...]

BehindGoalNet MUSSELBURGH still have the chance of reaching the semi-finals of the Dechmont Foklift League Cup after a comfortable victory over Midlothian rivals Arniston. Burgh captain Matti King sent his team on their way to victory by grabbing an early opener and from that moment on the Superleague side were in total control. The South Division visitors had [...]

ScottishCup THE first round draw for the Emirates Scottish Cup has been made and it’s thrown up some cracking ties. Most of the big guns have been handed byes but top-flight sides faced with an early hurdle include Clydebank, Pollok, Cumnock, Petershill, Ashfield, Beith, Bo’ness, Hill of Beath, Kelty Hearts, Lochee Utd and St Andrews. Tie [...]

BallAstroturf THE early season midweek junior action continues with a packed fixture card in both the West and East Regions. In the West Region there are some intersting ties taking place in the Sectional League Cup quarter-finals with the pick of the bunch sure to be the Ardagh Glass Sectional League Cup all-Superleague tie between Beith and Irvine [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies THE dust may only just be settling on the weekend’s matches but for some of the Superleague clubs the early season games are coming thick and fast. There are four East Superleague clubs who’ll be in midweek Dechmont Forklift League Cup action starting tonight (Monday) when Steve Pittman’s Broxburn will be looking to bounce back [...]

KickOff MUSSELBURGH completed their East Superleague campaign in eighth place last term thanks to a final-day victory at Hill of Beath. Boss David McGlynn would have been hoping his team were going to kick on from their Scottish Junior Cup exploits of the previous season where they narrowly lost out in the Final to Auchinleck Talbot. Musselburgh [...]

BehindGoalNet THE midweek’s East Region Sectional League Cup matches ended with mixed fortunes for the Superleague clubs. In the Dechmont Forklift League Cup the game between Bo’ness and Sauchie was postponed due to the funeral of Bo’ness President Dougie Sneddon which took place earlier in the day. Superleague new boys Broxburn Athletic ran out 5-2 winners [...]