Shire Disability Football

Jul 29, 2014 No Comments by admin

East Stirlingshire FC is delighted to announce the launch of a partnership to encourage people with learning disabilities to play football. Together with Forth Valley Disability Sport and Little Kerse Leisure there will be three taster sessions at Little Kerse on 5th September, 3rd October and 7th November. The Friday sessions last from 11am to [...]

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Ayr United Prices Agreed

Jul 29, 2014 No Comments by admin

Shire have agreed prices with our opponents for Saturday’s League Cup match against Ayr United. Adult admission has been set at £12 with the concession rate £6 (senior citizens those aged 16 or under). Ayr United supporters have been allocated the Tryst Road terracing while Shire fans sill use the main stand. Any disabled spectators [...]

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Shire 1 Falkirk 7

Jul 28, 2014 No Comments by admin

The long awaited Falkirk derby was one to forget for Shire fans, as Craig Tully’s era as head coach started in a disappointing 7-1 defeat to Falkirk in the Petrofac Training Cup. The first half saw only one goal, when Will Vaulks headed in from a free-kick. Early in the second half, Alex Cooper’s super [...]

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Falkirk Preview

Jul 25, 2014 No Comments

Shire kick off the 2014/15 season in perfect style with a derby clash against Falkirk at Ochilview this weekend in the newly-styled Petrofac Training Cup first round. It’s the first meeting in a national competition of the two traditional town rivals since 1999 when the two teams fought out a 0-0 draw at Ochilview in [...]

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Three New Signings

Jul 24, 2014 No Comments

Coach Craig Tully has continued his preparations for Saturday’s Petrofac Training Cup first round clash with Falkirk by adding three more players to his squad. 19 year-old former Rangers and Hibernian striker Jay Doyle, who scored as a trialist in last weekend’s 2-2 draw against Peterhead, has put pen to paper on a one year [...]

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Kit Deal Reaches For Stars

Jul 22, 2014 Comments Off

East Stirlingshire FC is delighted to announce LK Galaxy as the club’s new major sponsor for the 2014/15 season. The Grangemouth-based leisure facility’s space age logo will now go on Shire’s new-look home black-and-white jersey which was also revealed for the first time today (Tuesday). The team will wear the new outfit for the first [...]

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Shire 2 Peterhead 2

Jul 21, 2014 Comments Off

Shire’s final pre-season match ended in a 2-2 draw against League Two champions Peterhead. Both the Blue Toon’s goals came in two first half-minutes, and both from Andy Rodgers. His first goal was a curled effort, before he added his second from the penalty spot. Shire managed to get a goal back in the first [...]

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Peterhead Preview

Jul 18, 2014 Comments Off

The Shire squad will face a tough final test ahead of the start of the new season when SPFL League Two champions Peterhead face up in a challenge match at Grangemouth Stadium tomorrow (Saturday). The game has a 3pm kick-off. The Blue Toon are likely to field a strong team while Shire will once again be [...]

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SPFL Development League

Jul 18, 2014 Comments Off

The club has been placed in the East Section of the new SPFL Development League for the 2014/15 season. This competition replaces the old reserve and under-19 competitions which were organised by the Scottish Football League and comes with a set of rules designed to prepare young players for making the step up to first [...]

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Tully Signs Four More

Jul 18, 2014 Comments Off

Shire coach Craig Tully has made four additions to his squad ahead of this weekend’s final pre-season friendly against Peterhead at Grangemouth Stadium. Highly-promising youngsters Paul Brennan and Andy Kay have both put pen to paper along with former East Fife goalkeeper Connor Shaw. Midfielder Steven Brisbane has also agreed in principle a move after [...]

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