Warriors hang on to League One status by slimmest margin

The following match report and quotes piece were published in the Falkirk Herald on Thursday 5 May 2016. A dramatic final day saw Stenhousemuir avoid the relegation play-off spot despite a 3-1 defeat at Ochilview. Scott McBride’s second half double, along with an Ally Love strike, put Albion Rovers 3-0 up before Jamie McCormack netted a … More Warriors hang on to League One status by slimmest margin

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

Scott spot on but Bully Wee lose ground on leaders again

The following match report and quotes piece were published in the Cumbernauld News on 5 April 2016. Clyde lost more ground on League Two leaders East Fife after dropping points at home for second week in-a-row. Barry Ferguson’s side fought back from 1-0 down to lead through goals from Jordan Kirkpatrick and Scott Durie. However, they … More Scott spot on but Bully Wee lose ground on leaders again

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