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Shire 2 Inverurie Loco Works 2

Jul 14, 2014 Comments Off by admin

Shire’s first ‘home’ friendly since 2008 ended in a 2-2 draw, despite the home side leading 2-0 until the 84th minute. They took the lead late in the first half with a superbly taken 30 yard lob by Billy Vidler. It took just 22 seconds of the second half for Shire to get their second [...]

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Inverurie Locos Preview

Jul 11, 2014 Comments Off by admin

Craig Tully’s pre-season preparations continue on Saturday when Shire take on Highland League Inverurie Loco Works in a challenge match at Grangemouth Stadium (kick-off 3:00pm). It will give him the chance to see his new signings face up to one of the best teams in the Highland League and will also allow him the opportunity [...]

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Falkirk Match Arrangements

Jul 11, 2014 Comments Off by admin

The Petrofac Training Cup match with Falkirk at Ochilview on Saturday 26th July will not be all-ticket. Following discussions with Falkirk FC and Police Scotland it has been decided that fans can pay at the gate, with prices set at £12 for adults and £6 for concessions (senior citizens and those aged 16 or under). [...]

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Another Ayr Day

Jul 11, 2014 Comments Off by admin

Shire have once again drawn an Ochilview early season cup-tie with Ayr United, the third time it’s happened in the last four seasons. It means The Honest Men will be paying us a visit in the first round of the League Cup on Saturday 2nd August, a trip the Somerset Park have become used to [...]

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Friendlies Come Home

Jul 07, 2014 Comments Off by admin

The club is looking forward to playing its first ‘home’ pre-season friendlies in a number of years starting this Saturday, 12th July, when Highland League Inverurie Loco Works head south for a game at Grangemouth Stadium (kick-off 3:00pm). It’s the first time Shire have hosted public pre-season games since the club left Firs Park in [...]

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Derby Day Hospitality

Jul 07, 2014 Comments Off by admin

Shire are delighted to offer supporters the chance to enjoy our Petrofac Training Cup first round tie against Falkirk on Saturday 26th July in real comfort by taking up a hospitality package on the day. For just £65 per person you can tuck in to a three course lunch before the match complete with complementary [...]

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Alloa Athletic 2 Shire 1

Jul 06, 2014 Comments Off by admin

Shire’s pre-season started with a last-minute 2-1 defeat to Championship side Alloa Athletic. Craig Tully started with just one trialist in the starting eleven, set up in an attacking 4-3-3 formation. All the three goals came in the second half, with the home side taking the lead in the 47th minute with a midfield trialist. [...]

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Alloa Athletic Preview

Jul 04, 2014 Comments Off by admin

Shire start their preparations for the 2014/15 SPFL Scottish League Two season with their first pre-season friendly at Alloa Athletic’s Park on Saturday (kick-off 3:00pm). It will be coach Craig Tully’s first real opportunity to test his new-look squad in match conditions three weeks into their summer training schedule, although his plans have been affected [...]

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Shire Add Two More

Jul 04, 2014 Comments Off by admin

The club’s plans to field a team in the SPFL Under-20 league have taken a significant step forward with the signing of two teenagers who could be Shire stars of the future. 17 year-old striker Billy Vidler and central defender Alan Deans, who is also 17, are the first to put pen to paper as [...]

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Derby Clash Opens Season

Jul 02, 2014 Comments Off by admin

Shire have drawn Falkirk in the first round of the Petrofac Training Cup following the draw made at Easter Road this afternoon. The game will go ahead at Ochilview on Saturday 26th July with a 3pm kick-off and will be the first meeting between the teams in a national competition since 1999. On that occasion the [...]

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