Terrace Tactics – 27 April 2016

McDonald drops into the Motherwell midfield Any notion that Celtic’s Scottish Cup exit would sap Motherwell’s motivation for their remaining games was quickly dismissed after an impressive win and performance against Hearts. Fourth place may now no longer have the carrot of European football dangling from it, but Mark McGhee’s men continued their good run … More Terrace Tactics – 27 April 2016

Louis Moult Goal Map

When he signed for Motherwell, Louis Moult set his sights on hitting the 20-goal mark. Whether down to sheer coincidence or through his self-belief, the former Wrexham striker has adorned that number on the back of his shirt since his arrival. Wes Fletcher may have been preferred at the start of the season but, after … More Louis Moult Goal Map

Terrace Tactics – International Break

With the Premiership campaign paused for the international break, Craig Cairns of the Terrace Scottish Football Podcast takes a look at some of the more successful tactical ploys this season. Motherwell’s front three Mark McGhee may still have a tendency to come out with the odd tongue-in-cheek comment – be it yearning for the Liverpool … More Terrace Tactics – International Break

Terrace Tactics – League Cup semi-finals

Hibernian dominate in midfield at Tynecastle The first League Cup semi-final, presented by Utilita, was always going to be decided in the midfield area. St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright had confirmed in the run-up that Murray Davidson and Chris Millar were major doubts, though both started the match on Saturday. Hibernian usually line up in … More Terrace Tactics – League Cup semi-finals