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Greene’s Season Ends

Apr 22, 2015 Comments Off by admin

Connor Greene’s season has come to a premature and disappointing end following the imposition of a two game ban by the SFA  for his red card offence in Saturday’s match against Berwick Rangers. The sanction means the Shire right-back will miss both Saturday’s game against Queen’s Park at Hampden and the following week’s concluding match [...]

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Shire 0 Berwick Rangers 4

Apr 18, 2015 Comments Off by admin

Shire suffered consecutive home league defeats as the hoodoo against Berwick continued, with the Wee Gers winning 4-0. Berwick took the lead in the 5th minute when Andrew Russell converted a slick passing move. Their second came early in the second half from Kyle Wilkie’s superb half volley before Blair Henderson made it three soon [...]

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ShireTV Returns On Youtube

Apr 18, 2015 Comments Off by admin

We are pleased to announce the return of our match highlights video channel, ShireTV, which is being re-launched via Youtube. It means we will now be able to resume showing highlights of our SPFL League Two matches starting with the 18th April visit of Berwick Rangers to Ochilview. The popular highlights sequences have been ‘off-air’ [...]

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Berwick Rangers Preview

Apr 17, 2015 Comments Off by admin

The Shire coaching staff will put their thinking caps on ahead of choosing the starting eleven for this weekend’s SPFL Scottish League Two match against Berwick Rangers at Ochilview. Craig Tully and his coaches have been given plenty of food for thought by some of the performances in the midweek 2-0 win over Dumbarton in [...]

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New Director Appointed

Apr 16, 2015 Comments Off by admin

In recognition of the support that he has given to the Club over the last two years, the Board of East Stirlingshire FC is delighted to announce the appointment of Sandy Telfer as a Club Director. Widely regarded as one of Scotland’s top planning lawyers and a partner in global law firm, DLA Piper, Sandy’s [...]

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Shire 2 Dumbarton 0

Apr 16, 2015 Comments Off by admin

A superb second-half performance from Shire saw them overcome a youthful Dumbarton side to carry on the dream of winning their 22nd Stirlingshire Cup. Apart from the result, the highlight for Shire fans had to be Nathan Shepherd playing the full 90 minutes. Shire took the lead in the 54th minute when Michael Wallace fired [...]

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Dumbarton Preview

Apr 14, 2015 Comments Off by admin

Nathan Shepherd will be included in the Shire squad to face Dumbarton in Wednesday evening’s Stirlingshire Cup semi-final at Ochilview. The attack-minded full-back has been out of action for most of the season and has only made a handful of appearances this term, but with surgery now having resolved his knee issues he is back [...]

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Cowie Honours Hutch

Apr 12, 2015 Comments Off by admin

The Stirlingshire mining community of Cowie gathered on Saturday night to honour one of its own residents, Shire legend Arthur Hammill. The event at Cowie Bowling Club gave locals the chance to celebrate Arthur’s achievements in football and gave the opportunity for a get-together for some of his old Shire colleagues. Among the former Firs [...]

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Craig Is Prize Guy

Apr 12, 2015 Comments Off by admin

Shire coach Craig Tully has been named SPFL Scottish League Two Manager of the Month for March. The award was made following a poll of football journalists from Scotland’s Sunday newspapers. It caps a great revival of the club’s fortunes since the middle of February which has seen Shire recover from a position four points [...]

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Shire 0 Montrose 1

Apr 11, 2015 Comments Off by admin

Shire’s four-game winning run at Ochilview Park came to an end as Montrose took all three points. The game’s only goal came in the 21st minute when Ross Campbell scored from a corner. Shire thought they had equalised late in the first half, but Chris Townsley’s header was ruled out for a foul on the [...]

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