Monthly Archives: November 2008

Football Preview for 6th December 2008

After a programme of cup-ties last Saturday, it’s back to the Metrik Office Supplies League tomorrow, with all ten sides involved.   Leaders on goal difference are Maxwelltown Thistle.   They face quite a test when they travel to in-form Terregles … Continue reading

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Football Report for 29th November 2008

This season’s British Legion Cup competition, sponsored by Klic Cars, began on Saturday with four ties, two in Round 1, two in Round 2.   One of the first round ties produced quite a shock.   At half-time things seemed to … Continue reading

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Football Preview for 29th November 2008

Two new cup competitions start in the Amateur League this weekend.   There are four ties in the British Legion Cup sponsored by Klic Cars and one in the Burns Cup, sponsored by the Lochar Inn.   The League is deeply grateful … Continue reading

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Football Report for 22nd November 2008

YMCA failed to become the fifth local side through to Round 3 of the South of Scotland Cup when they lost 4-2 at Coldstream.   The journey certainly took its toll as YM found themselves two down after only five minutes.   … Continue reading

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Football Preview for Saturday 22nd November 2008

It was an excellent display by local clubs in last week’s National Cup ties with only Lochmaben going out.   However, YMCA’s tie at Coldstream was a victim of the weather so they will have to try again this week to … Continue reading

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Football Report for Saturday 15th November

Local sides did the league proud on Saturday with some excellent displays in the West and South of Scotland Cups.   In fact, only one was eliminated and that had to happen as two local sides were drawn together.   In … Continue reading

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Football Preview for 15th November 2008

A fine win in the previous round of the West of Scotland Cup has seen Morton Thistle rewarded with another home tie tomorrow, this time against Holytown Thistle.   They warmed up for the tie last weekend with a superb win … Continue reading

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