Monthly Archives: October 2008

Football Preview for 1st November 2008

The weather in the region recently has put paid to quite a few fixtures over the past few weeks. Last week only one match went ahead. The Terregles/Uppers match went ahead at Shawhead in weather that can only what could … Continue reading

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Football Report for 25th October 2008

Only one of the four scheduled matches survived the atrocious weather conditions on Saturday.  Even that match was in doubt until Terregles switched the match against Upper Annandale to Shawhead . Both teams had selection issues with suspensions and injury, … Continue reading

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Football Preview for 25th October 2008

After the excitement of last weekend’s South and West Cup ties, it’s back to the bread and butter of the Metrik Office Supplies League for our local amateur sides on Saturday.   There are four matches on offer.   Leaders Lochmaben … Continue reading

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Football Report for 18th October 2008

It was national cup day for many local sides on Saturday and, as usual, it produced a mixed bag of results.   Of the six clubs involved in the South of Scotland Cup, three made it through to Round 2 while … Continue reading

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Football Preview for 18th October 2008

Seven local sides are involved tomorrow in National Cup-ties, six in the South of Scotland Cup, one in the West.   Morton Thistle are the ones in the West.   They have always favoured this particular competition.   Although the West Cup … Continue reading

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Football Preview for Friday 10th October

Once again, the sides in the Amateur League have opted not to play because of Scotland’s international match.   The season has been very stop-start so far with a distinct lack of continuity.   Let’s hope the teams don’t regret this when … Continue reading

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Football Report for the 4th October 2008

Although Saturday’s deluge caused the abandonment of two of the Amateur League matches, three did actually go ahead.   The leaders, Lochmaben, had a really tough assignment at champions Upper Annandale.   In what turned out to be quite a match, … Continue reading

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