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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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Montrose Preview

Apr 10, 2015 Comments Off by admin

Coach Craig Tully will tell his players to approach this weekend’s SPFL Scottish League Two match against Montrose at Ochilview in exactly the same way they would a game against the league leaders. Shire remain the division’s form team having won six, drawn two and lost two of their last ten matches, while their opponents [...]

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Supporter Ownership Week

Apr 10, 2015 Comments Off by admin

East Stirlingshire FC is giving its backing to the Supporters Direct organisation’s Supporter Ownership Week; a series of events designed to promote fan ownership of football clubs across the UK. The week kicks-off on Saturday 11th April and the Shire team will pose for a special commemorative photograph wearing t-shirts bearing the Supporters Direct and [...]

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David McKenna Agrees New Deal

Apr 07, 2015 Comments Off by admin

Shire’s top scorer this season, David McKenna, has agreed a one year extension to his current contract which will keep him at the club until summer 2016. David’s fourteen goals this term are one of the main reasons Shire have been able to have such a successful campaign and everyone at the club is delighted [...]

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