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Cowie happy for club stalwarts after dream draw

Fraserburgh FC manager Mark Cowie says a home tie against Rangers in the Scottish Cup is a fine reward for the loyalty so many of his players have shown to their home town club.

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Broch players show their delight with the cup draw against Rangers. Pic: Duncan Brown

Broch in dreamland after drawing Rangers in Cup

Fraserburgh FC have been drawn at home to one of Scotland’s biggest clubs in the fourth round of the William Hill Scottish Cup.

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Scott Booth, now head coach of Glasgow City, believes change should be resisted at all levels of the Scotland set-up

Scott Booth: Scotland must stick with manager and the plan

Genetically modifying Scottish footballers isn’t what Scott Booth believes is required to alter the qualifying fortunes of the country. Change should be resisted on all levels in the Scotland set-up is the firm belief of the 22-times capped former SFA youth coach.

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Oliver Burke captained Scotland U20 to victory over Brazil at the Toulon Tournament in June. Picture: Craig Foy/SNS

Oliver Burke will join Scots U21 squad with a point to prove

It would be understandable if representing Scotland under-21s wasn’t uppermost in the mind of Oliver Burke right now. That, though, will be anything but the case according to Scot Gemmill, who will manage him at international level next month.

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Bonnyrigg Rose beat Rob Roy in last season's Scottish Junior Cup quarter-finals

Draw made for first round of Scottish Junior Cup

The battle to land Scottish junior football's Blue Riband trophy gets under way next month.

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United thrash Spey Valley

United thrash Spey Valley

Ellon United completed their qualifying section of The Grill with an 8-0 win over Spey Valley United at The Meadows last Saturday.

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Picture quiz: Name the Scottish football stars by their Corinthian figurine

Among the seemingly endless number of collectable playground crazes of the 1990s was the popular range of football models produced by Corinthian. At their height, these little figures sold by the truck load.

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GRAHAM JOHNSTON TESTIMONIAL
FRASERBURGH V PETERHEAD

GRAHAM JOHNSTON WITH NEPHEW CAMRYN BURNETT AND NIECE LACEY GLENNIE AT THE START OF HIS TESTIMONIAL.

Toon snatch late win against Broch in testimonial

An entertaining match saw plenty of action for the healthy crowd with the visitors seeing a two-goal lead cancelled out before sealing a late win through one of their new signings.

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Keith McAllister sports an anniverary shirt

‘Tradition is everything for Queen’s Park after 150 years’

Queen’s Park turn 150 years old today and the fan who has seen more of their 4,846 games than any other reckons he would stop watching them if they ever gave up their legendary amateur status.

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Nathen Sharp of Forres sees his header saved by Fraserburgh keeper Paul Leask. Picture Paul Campbell

Keeper Leask returns to Fraserburgh

Fraserburgh will see the return of Paul Leask next season as he signed a three-year contract.

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Mark McGhee is glad Wayne Rooney is not in the England squad

McGhee: Wayne Rooney's absence is no bad thing for Scotland

Scotland assistant manager Mark McGhee reckons Scotland could benefit from England not picking all time record goalscorer Wayne Rooney for this weekend’s Auld Enemy clash.

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Two ducks taking in a match in May 1966. Picture: TSPL

Quiz: Name the Scottish football grounds

We’ve rooted around in our extensive archives to find 23 photographs of Scottish football grounds from the 1950s and 60s.

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United scrape past Broch

United scrape past Broch

Fraserburgh lost their first league match since December on Saturday as a Jamie Masson free kick gave Formartine a 1-0 win at Bellslea.

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High five as Locos halted

High five as Locos halted

Loco’s recent run of winning form was brought to a crashing halt by a Broch side who will now have Formartine and fourth spot in their sights.

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Faithlie going from strength to strength

Faithlie going from strength to strength

Faithlie United AFC could mark there first season as an amateur club with league silverware in the coming weeks.

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Broch take five against rothes

Broch take five against rothes

Fraserburgh scored an impressive five goals at the weekend to trounce struggling Rothes in the Highland League.

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