Monthly Archives: October 2012

Football Report for Saturday 27th October 2012

Local sides were again in action in the first round of South of Scotland Cup this week. Lochar Thistle had what looked on paper to be the easiest path to the second round with an away tie against Gala Athletic … Continue reading

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Football Preview for Saturday 27th October 2012

Weather permitting, three South of Scotland Cup ties involving local sides will be decided this weekend. Lochmaben will try again to get their game with Coldstream played after it was washed out last Saturday. As I said in last week’s … Continue reading

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Football report for Saturday 20th October 2012

Another quiet week on the Amateur football front saw only two matches completed. As far as Dynamo Star were concerned, it wasn’t the weather that put paid to their fixture but rather that their opponents, Earlston, withdrew from the South … Continue reading

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Football Preview for Saturday 20th October 2012

The focus in the Amateur League tomorrow switches to the South of Scotland Cup where three local sides are involved. All three face opposition from the Border League. That association consists of three divisions and each of them is represented … Continue reading

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Football Report for Saturday 13th October 2012

Yet again, the Amateur League programme was severely curtailed by the weather. Both League Cup semi-finals were victims but, at least, the West of Scotland Cup match between Morton Thistle and YMCA did go ahead. Morton produced an outstanding display … Continue reading

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Football Preview for Saturday 13th October 2012

Morton Thistle and YMCA meet in the West of Scotland Cup tomorrow. It does seem strange that these two, the only local sides in a competition in which hundreds of clubs participate, have been drawn together, but, alas, they’ll just … Continue reading

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Football Report for Saturday 6th October 2012

Only two matches were played in the Amateur League at the weekend. Both were entertaining contests with Maxwelltown Thistle beating Dynamo Star by five goals to one and Morton Thistle accounting for Upper Annandale with a five – two win. … Continue reading

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