Monthly Archives: April 2011

Football Preview for Saturday April 30th 2011

Cup finals are beginning to come thick and fast as the season nears its climax. Last Friday we had Lochmaben retaining the British Legion Cup, sponsored by Colin’s Carpets, with an extra-time win over Lochar Thistle and this Friday it’s … Continue reading

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Football Report for Saturday 23rd April 2011

Apart from Friday night’s cup final, there were two other amateur league ties played at the weekend. These were in the first round of the Burns Cup, sponsored by the Lochar Inn. For two sides, Terregles Athletic and YMCA, it … Continue reading

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Football Preview for Saturday 23rd April 2011

Tonight sees the final of the British Legion Cup at Galabank, Annan, kick off 6.20pm. The Dumfries and District League are very grateful yet again to Annan Athletic who give their pitch, free of charge, whenever asked and have done … Continue reading

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Football Report for Saturday 16th April 2011

Ten days ago, victories for Lochar Thistle and Lochmaben saw them through to the final of the Nivison Cup. Wins for the same teams last Wednesday in the semi-finals of the British legion Cup means they will also contest that … Continue reading

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Football Preview for Saturday 16th 2011

There are only two games in the Amateur League tomorrow as the end of the season looms. In one sense, the many postponements in the harsh winter were a godsend, meaning the season, which could easily have finished early, will … Continue reading

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Football Report for Saturday 9th April 2011

Lochmaben and Lochar Thistle will contest this season’s Nivison Cup Final after they both won on Saturday. Lochmaben beat Upper Annandale by three goals to two. This was always expected to be a tight match but it didn’t look like … Continue reading

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Football Preview for Saturday 9th April 2011

Three games are down for decision tomorrow in the Amateur League. Two of these are in the semi-finals of the Nivison Cup and see YMCA entertain Lochar Thistle while rivals Lochmaben and Upper Annandale cross swords at Lochmaben. YM will … Continue reading

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