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Sauchie Juniors

Sauchie Juniors Football Club

Founded: 1960

Ground: Beechwood Park, Sauchie (Capacity: 5,000)

Manager: Fraser Duncan

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 [...]

SlideTackle TOMMY COYNE was on the money for Linlithgow Rose as the striker bagged a hat-trick in his team’s five goal victory over Carnoustie Panmure. But the men from Prestonfield didn’t get things all their own way as they moved up to third in the East Superleague table with a 5-2 win against their visitors from Angus. [...]

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 [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies SAUCHIE boss Fraser Duncan has been left fuming with the East Region SJFA officials when he should be looking forward to leading his club into their first ever East of Scotland Cup final. The Clackmannanshire side secured a final meeting with Arniston Rangers at Prestonfield Park next Saturday courtesy of ex-Marine Iain Syme’s second half winner. [...]

BehindGoalNet EAST SUPERLEAGUE leaders Bo’ness United took another step towards lifting their third title in five season’s with victory over Sauchie. The Newtown Park men require only two wins from their last three games to clinch the title at the expense of fierce rivals Linlithgow Rose. Skipper Chris Donnelly set Bo’ness on their way with the [...]

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 [...]

BehindGoalNet LINLITHGOW ROSE have the destiny of the East Superleague title in their own hands after comfortably defeating Sauchie at Prestonfield. Goals from Colin Strickland, Roddy MacLennan and a double from Ruari MacLennan secured three important points for the champions with Andy Munro grabbing the consolation for the visitors. The victory for Danny Smith’s men, coupled [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies LINLITHGOW ROSE remain in the fight to retain their East Superleague title after a convincing win at St Andrews United. New manger Danny Smith watched his men collect their second league win under his reign courtesy of Roddy McLennan’s double and Ritchie McKillen’s strike as they ran out 3-1 winners. James Drummond grabbed the only [...]

BallInNet LINLITHGOW ROSE booked their place in the semi-finals of the Fife & Lothians Cup after coming from behind to overcome East Superleague rivals  Broxburn Athletic. Scott Pittman put hosts Broxburn in front after 19 minutes but the game took a twist in 23 minutes when Tommy Coyne equalised for Linlithgow from the penalty spot after [...]

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 [...]

BallInNet NEWTONGRANGE STAR produced a five-star display to move three points clear at the East Superleague summit. The New Victoria Park side hammered five goals past sorry Armadale Thistle without reply to leapfrog pre-match table toppers Bo’ness who lost at Lochee United. Sean Jamieson was again the main man for Alan Millar’s new league leaders as the prolific striker bagged a hat-trick [...]

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 [...]

ScottishCup CAMELON produced a first half super show to book their place in the Scottish Junior Cup quarter-finals. The Mariners stunned their hosts with three goals inside the first half hour to take command of this fifth round replay with goals from Colin Leiper and a Kevin Kelbie double. Colin Samuel bagged a consolation for the [...]

ScottishCup SAUCHIE staged a superb second-half comeback against ten man Camelon to force a Scottish Junior Cup fifth round replay at Beechwood Park next week. Fraser Duncan’s men appeared to be dead and buried as Camelon led 3-1 at the interval after Colin Allison, James Donaldson and Kevin Kelbie cancelled out Colin Samuel’s opener to put [...]

BallInNet CHAMPIONS Linlithgow Rose have been left with a mountain to climb if they are to retain the East Superleague title after slumping to defeat at Broxburn Athletic. Brain Fairbairn’s solitary strike was enough to hand Broxburn a 1-0 victory and leave the champions relying on favour’s from their title rivals if they are to win [...]

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 [...]

FootballerRedSocks2 FRASER DUNCAN believes Sauchie’s involvement in the last 16 of the Junior Cup can be the catalyst for a strong finish to their Superleague campaign. Beechwod Park gaffer Duncan was delighted to watch his team move into the top half of the East Superleague table with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Carnoustie on Saturday. Darren Cummings strike [...]

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 [...]

BehindGoalNet PAUL CURRIE’S spot kick double helped leaders Bonnyrigg Rose move three points clear at the top of the East Superleague with a comfortable victory over ten man Sauchie. Dave White and Stephen Manson also got their names on the score sheet as the Midlothian side cruised to victory at Beechwood Park where the hosts played [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies GRANT MANZIE netted four times for Ballingry Rovers as they stormed into the third round of the Fife & Lothians Cup with victory over Newburgh. The East Superleague side ran out 7-0 winners against the East North Division minnows with Murray Carstairs also helping himself to a double and Ryan Blackadder completed the rout. Sauchie [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

KeeperGoalKick STEVEN HISLOP came off the bench to bag a double and secure Bo’ness United’s place in the third round of the East of Scotland Cup. The Newtown Park men ran out 4-2 winners against East Superleague leaders Newtongrange Star in what was the day’s only all top-flight clash in the second round of the East [...]

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_RedSocks_Allies BONNYRIGG striker Sean Grady insists his team need to recapture the winning habit if the Midlothian side are to have any chance of challenging for honours this season. The former Forfar frontman bagged a double to help the holders knock Haddington out of the East of Scotland Cup last weekend but the win was only [...]

BehindGoalNet HILL OF BEATH edged out Superleague rivals Lochee United to book their place in the second round of the East of Scotland Cup. The Fifers had to rely on a last-minute winner from Lyle Shaw to win the match 3-2 at Kiers Park but it was a hard-fought victory in a game which could have gone [...]

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 [...]

BehindGoalNet NEWTONGRANGE STAR frontman Craig O’Reilly believes his team’s start to the East Superleague campaign proves they are major title contenders. Juniorfitba caught up with the former Dundee striker shorlty after he starred in the Midlothian derby where his team had to settle for a share of the points against Bonnyrigg Rose with the game finishing 0-0. Last [...]

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. [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies LOCHEE UNITED completed a Superleague double over Sauchie narrowly defeating them by a single goal in a very competitive game at Beechwood Park. The games defining moment arrived in the first minute when Scott Gates broke free of the Sauchie rearguard and raced in on goal before sliding the ball into the far corner leaving Bryn Halliwell helpless. Sauchie [...]

BehindGoalNet KELTY HEARTS had to come from behind to win their second Superleague game in four days as they edged out Sauchie in an entertaining game at Central Park. The Fifers have had to face a gruelling schedule of matches with this game being their fourth in seven days but they showed no signs of tiredness as [...]

FootballerRedSocks2 TEN MAN Camelon secured their place in the third round of the Fife & Lothians Cup with a comfortable victory at Sauchie. Danny Smith’s men were reduced to ten men after only 3 minutes when Kevin Kelbie was judged to have head butted Graeme King after the players clashed. But even though a man down the [...]

BehindGoalNet TEN MAN Bo’ness United had to battle back from a goal down to earn a draw against Sauchie at Beechwood Park. But the point wasn’t enough to stop Allan McGonigal’s men from slipping to fourth place in the East Superleague. The home team started better and they took a deserved lead on 20 minutes when Calum Hendrie [...]

BehindGoalNet LINLITHGOW ROSE took a massive step towards securing the East Superleague title with a narrow victory at Sauchie. Mark Bradley’s men now only need two more points from their remaining five games to clinch their first league title since 2007. Both teams started well at Beechwood Park but the game took a twist midway through the first [...]

SlideTackle CAMELON made it two Superleague victories on the bounce with victory over Sauchie to move up to fifth place in the table. Danny Smith’s men are determined to finish their Superleague campaign strongly after crashing out of the Emirates Junior Cup at the hands of Rutherglen Glencairn in the quarter-final two weeks ago. Smith has set his [...]

FootballSideline LOCHEE UNITED moved off the foot of the East Superleague table with a solid victory against second-placed Sauchie. Goals in each half from Greg Kirk and Scott Gates handed the Dundee side a deserved victory which was only their third Superleague victory of the season, although they do have a number of games in hand [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies CALUM HENDRIE produced a second half super show as he inspired his new Sauchie team mates to overturn a two-goal deficit and claim all three points against St Andrews. If ever a game deserved the tag ‘a game of two halves’ then this encounter at Beechwood Park was certainly it as recent signing Hendrie bagged a second [...]

BallInNet SAUCHIE made it two Superleague wins on the bounce with a convincing victory against a struggling Carnoustie side. Fraser Duncan’s men found the net four times without reply which means that Ian Gilzean’s side have now conceded fourteen goals in their last three Superleague games. Sauchie were better than their visitors for most of the game and from [...]

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 [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies ST ANDREWS UNITED striker Ryan Dignan grabbed a late equaliser for the East Superleague’s basement boys as they came from behind to gain a deserved point against Sauchie at Recreation Park. The game started very brightly on an excellent playing surface and it was the home side that took the lead on 10 minutes with a goal of quality [...]

FootballerRedSocks2 BO’NESS UNITED booked their place in the second round of the Fife & Lothians Cup after a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory against Superleague rivals St Andrews at Recreation Park. Alan McGonigal’s side seemed to be easing their way into the next round when in 15 minutes top scorer Steven Hislop poked the ball into the net with the St [...]

BallInNet SAUCHIE keeper Bryn Halliwell produced a last-minute wonder save to deny Bo’ness all three points as they lost further ground on Superleague leaders Linlithgow. The former Dunfermline and St Johnstone keeper turned back the years as he made a stunning block from Chris Donnelly’s fierce drive as the hosts bombarded the Sauchie goal in search of a late [...]

BallAstroturf CARNOUSTIE PANMURE came out on top in the Tayside derby as they overcame local rivals Lochee United to move up to fourth place in the Superleague table. On loan Peterhead ace Brian Deasley bagged a double and Michael McIlravey also netted for Carnoustie as they raced into a 3-0 lead before Phil Hagen and Greig Kirk replied for Lochee [...]

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 [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies COLIN STRICKLAND ensured that Linlithgow Rose quickly got back to winning ways as the striker netted a hat-trick to strengthen his team’s place at the top of the Superleague. Mark Bradley’s men were held last week by Kelty Hearts in what was the first game this season which Linlithgow haven’t won. Many would have been wondering if [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies CAMELON climbed to third place in the Superleague table with an impressive victory at Sauchie but they were made to sweat in the closing stages. Kevin Kelbie gave Danny Smith’s men a first half lead from the penalty spot on 15 minutes after Colin Allison had been fouled. Camelon continued to show their dominance after the [...]

ScottishCup TEN-MAN Sauchie booked their place in the third round of the Emirates Scottish Junior Cup with a battling display against East Premier side Ballingry Rovers. It wasn’t going to take much to settle this second-round replay and in the end it was down to a strike from Sauchie supersub Alan Comrie which settled the tie. Both steams started [...]

ScottishCup FRASER DUNCAN insists that today’s Emirates Scottish Junior Cup second round replay against Ballingry is one of the biggest games he’s faced during his reign as boss at Beechwood. Duncan’s East Superleague newcomers welcome Dave Baikie’s East Premier big spenders to Beechwood Park this afternoon after last weekend’s game in Fife ended in a stalemate as both teams drew [...]

ScottishCup LOCHEE UNITED eventually ran out comfortable winners against Ayrshire District League side Kilwinning Rangers to book their place in the third round of the Emirates Scottish Junior Cup. The Superleague side won the game 4-1 in the end but contest was marred by five players being in ordered off in the second half. Phil Hagen gave the hosts a [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies SUPERLEAGUE Sauchie safely reached the second round of the Fife & Lothians Cup with victory over Central Division side Lochore Welfare. Dougie Wilson handed Fraser Duncan’s men an early lead but they failed to build on their advantage and the visitors went in at half-time feeling they could get something from the game. Lochore started the second period [...]

Ball_RedSocks_Allies HILL OF BEATH stalwart Darrin Wright scored a spectacular 80th-minute winner to give his team victory but Sauchie will feel they should have taken something from the game. Fraser Duncan’s men were the better team over the 90 minutes but victory for Jock Finlayson’s side now moves them into third place in the Superleague table [...]

BehindGoalNet SUPERLEAGUE new boys Sauchie missed out on a Dechmont Forklift League Cup final appearance as they were narrowly beaten by East Premier side Newtongrange Star in a tight semi-final. Sauchie struggled to cope with their lower-league opponents in a first half which saw keeper Darren Dolan make three outstanding saves to keep the scores level at the break. [...]

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 [...]

BehindGoalNet SAUCHIE came out on top in the battle of the Superleague new boys with a hard-fought victory over 10-man Broxburn. Fraser Duncan’s men started the game well and took a deserved lead in seven minutes through a Darren Cummings strike and the visitors were dealt a further setback on 25 minutes when Brian Fairbain was [...]

FootballCornerFlag SAUCHIE collected their first Superleague points with a well-deserved victory as they visited Carnoustie. The Superleague newcomers showed they were not suffering any hangover from last week’s heavy defeat to Kelty as they took an early lead through Darren Cummings. Sauchie were looking to build on their lead and take the game to their hosts in search of a [...]

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 [...]

Ball_GoalKick KELTY HEARTS made the perfect start to their Superleague campaign as they showed newcomers Sauchie exactly what life is like in the top flight. Kelty are fancied by many as an outsider for the Superleague title and given their opening-day performance few would argue they’ve got what it takes to be challengers. New signing Brian [...]

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 [...]

FootballerRedSocks SUPERLEAGUE newcomers Sauchie proved they have what it takes to mix it with the big boys after dumping Bo’ness to claim their spot in the Dechmont Forklift League Cup semi-final. Fraser Duncan’s men now will look forward to a meeting with Newtongrange Star after they overcome Bo’ness on their own patch in what was a [...]

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 [...]

KeeperGoalKick FRASER DUNCAN’S Sauchie can look forward to a League Cup group decider at Bo’ness on Wednesday after hitting Falkirk for six. Brian Morgan put Sauchie on their way to victory with an early opener and from then on there was only going to be one outcome. Further first-half goals from Chris Purdie, Dougie Wilson and Darren Cummings [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

FootballerRedSocks SUPERLEAGUE new boys Sauchie came out on top in a pulsating League Cup match against 10-man Camelon. There wasn’t much to separate the teams in the first half although the hosts may have edged it. But the game came to life when Chris Purdie slotted home a penalty for the hosts just after half-time. Camelon stepped [...]

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 [...]

FootballerRedSocks SAUCHIE enter the East Superleague for the first time in their history after finishing last season as champions of the East Premier League. Manager Fraser Duncan and his assistant David Beaton have turned the fortunes of the Beechwood Park club around since their appointment in 2010 and they come up as deserved champions. Duncan has [...]

BehindGoalNet By Stuart Coleman: Wednesday night saw the kick-off to the 2012-13 East Junior season and it was a great night for the East Superleague teams involved in Dechmont Forklift League Cup action.  Linlithgow opened the defence of their League Cup title with a solid 3-1 win at home to Stoneyburn on Wednesday night. Striker Callum Smith [...]