Falkirk Preview

Jul 31, 2015 No Comments by admin

Shire will add on-loan Heart of Midlothian striker Alistair Roy to the squad for Friday evening’s Scottish League Cup match against Falkirk at Broadwood Stadium. The 18 year-old completed a development loan move until January on Friday morning and his arrival will boost what is a depleted Shire squad for the game against their town [...]

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Shire Make Double Striker Swoop

Jul 31, 2015 No Comments by admin

The club is delighted to announce the signing of strikers Alistair Roy and Jonny Court on temporary transfers until the January window. 18 year-old Alistair joins Shire on a development loan from Heart of Midlothian while Jonny, who is 19,  comes on a standard loan from Raith Rovers. The young Hearts front player will go [...]

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Falkirk Match Info

Jul 29, 2015 No Comments by admin

Shire fans heading to Cumbernauld’s Broadwood Stadium for Friday evening’s Scottish League Cup game against Falkirk are being asked to be aware of the arrangements for the game as they are slightly different from those when we play Clyde at the same venue. Supporters arriving by car should note that the away car park in [...]

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Shire Awarded 2015 SFA Club Licence

Jul 27, 2015 No Comments

Shire has been awarded a 2015 SFA Club Licence following a meeting of the Licensing Committee late last week. The decision is a very welcome one, and is the fourth successive year that the club has satisfied the conditions relating to a number of criteria relating to stadia, football and administration. The award of a [...]

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Shire 2 Stenhousemuir 3

Jul 25, 2015 No Comments

Shire were knocked out of the Petrofac Cup in a 3-2 defeat to Stenhousemuir. There were also worrying news for Shire as Chris Townsley was forced off in the first half after a heavy challenge. It was Shire who had taken the lead in the first half when Reece Donaldson marked his debut with an [...]

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We’re Our Own Worst Enemy – Craig

Jul 25, 2015 No Comments

Coach Craig Tully claimed his team were “their own worst enemy” as they went out of the Petrofac Training Cup at the first round stage following Saturday’s 3-2 defeat against Stenhousemuir at Ochilview. The Shire coach was left to bemoan a missed opportunity to progress in the competition which he put down to his team’s [...]

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Stenhousemuir Preview

Jul 24, 2015 No Comments

Coach Craig Tully has spent Friday mulling over his options ahead of the first competitive match of the 2015/16 season, which gets underway this weekend against Stenhousemuir in the first round of the Petrofac Training Cup at Ochilview. He has already been left without midfielder Ross Gilmour, who is out for at least six weeks [...]

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Development Squad Players Added

Jul 24, 2015 No Comments

Shire’s under-20 Development League squad has grown by four following the addition of more young teenage hopefuls. Defender Lovemore Damba and midfielders Lewis Peddie, Kyle Carruthers and Simon White have all put pen to paper and will join the existing squad members for the 2015/16 SPFL Development League East and Little Big Shot Scottish Youth [...]

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Edinburgh City 1 Shire 0

Jul 23, 2015 Comments Off

On a beautiful sunny evening in Meadowbank Edinburgh City ran out 1-0 winners in this pre-season friendly. Despite a significant number of fouls committed by both sides this game had the air of a typical pre-season encounter with both teams more concerned with getting some match practice rather than any end result. Shaun Harrison scored [...]

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Shire Add Keeper Darren

Jul 23, 2015 Comments Off

The club has completed the registration of former Sauchie Juniors goalkeeper Darren Dolan. The 22 year-old has signed a one year contract after impressing coach Craig Tully in two of Shire’s pre-season games against Forfar Athletic and Formartine United. Darren comes with a good reputation as an up-and-coming young keeper who will be hoping to [...]

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