Part 11 – S1 C1 P10 Match Day 3 – East Kilbride (H) 25th Aug 2018 15:00

We play hosts to East Kilbride ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/East_Kilbride_F.C. ) who IRL won the Lowland League in the 2018-19 season but lost in the promotion playoff to Cove Rangers of the Highland League. In the week leading up to this our reserves lost 2-1 to Oakley Utd Reserves – Ross Guthrie giving us the lead just […]

Part 10 – S1 C1 P9 Match Day 2 – Kelty Hearts (A) 18th Aug 2018 15:00

We take a short(ish) drive (Just over 20 miles) back over the Forth to the 3G MX pitch on Bath Street to play Kelty Hearts ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kelty_Hearts_F.C. ) on a cool (13C) drizzly mid-August afternoon. Kelty lost the first league game 1-0 Away to Dalbeattie Star and we will be looking to make that 2 […]

Part 7 – S1 C1 P6 Match Day 1 – Gretna(2008) (H) 4th Aug 2018 15:00

First Saturday of the season, we entertain Gretna(2008) –https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gretna_F.C._2008 – formed during the final death throws of the original Gretna team, they’ve been in the Lowland League since the 2013/14 season, and finished 8th in 2017-18. Their squad looks OK, with a couple of 4.5* current ability rated players and are predicted to finish 8th […]

Part 2 – Season 1 – Club 1 – Overview

Phew, we got our first choice! Civil Service Strollers, founded in 1908, entered the Lowland Football League in the 2016/17 season, previously playing their football in the East of Scotland regions at tiers 6 & 7 of the Scottish Football Pyramid ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scottish_football_league_system ). They have won one piece of silverware in current times, the […]