The Pyramid Conundrum – Shape Shifting in Scottish Football

By Derek “Mozza” Robertson (@MozzaPlays) Almost three years ago now, Kelty Hearts shocked non-league Scottish football, indicating their wish to leave the junior grade and join the senior pyramid via the East of Scotland League. Twenty-five more clubs followed suit a year later, raising questions around the Scottish Junior Football Association (SJFA)’s future. In response, … Continue reading The Pyramid Conundrum – Shape Shifting in Scottish Football

Broxburn Athletic’s Nico Gibson relishing Buddies battle in the Scottish Cup

The Scottish Cup returns this weekend with all top tier teams entering the fourth round stage. The latest fixtures in the world's oldest national trophy sees a couple cracking ties  containing sides from all steps of the Scottish footballing ladder. But perhaps none are as exciting as Broxburn Athletic, currently of the East of Scotland … Continue reading Broxburn Athletic’s Nico Gibson relishing Buddies battle in the Scottish Cup

Partick Thistle’s Shea Gordon insists the Jags can compete in the Championship this season

The press appear to be running out of superlatives for Ian McCall's work at Partick Thistle so far. The Jags have won two of their three league matches since the former Ayr United manager took the reigns at Firhill. You could argue that the most impressive of the lot so far was Saturday's 3-1 win … Continue reading Partick Thistle’s Shea Gordon insists the Jags can compete in the Championship this season

Raith Rovers’ Regan Hendry on their super start and Saturday’s clash with Falkirk

One of three matches highlighted by PureFitbaw's Gavin and Owen in their latest podcast episode was a top-of-the-table clash between two promotion rivals in Scotland's third tier, Raith Rovers and Falkirk. Pure Fitbaw caught up with Raith Rovers playmaker Regan Hendry to discuss the Fifers' start to the season. A start which sees them top … Continue reading Raith Rovers’ Regan Hendry on their super start and Saturday’s clash with Falkirk

The Low Down – 5 Lowland League Players to watch out for

It is amazing to think that some people still don’t know about the leagues outwith our SPFL. The Lowland League, sitting just below League 2, has now started to cause some waves with eye-opening transfers and ambitious ex-Junior sides pushing to join the traditional “big” leagues. So – the question is, if you’re going to … Continue reading The Low Down – 5 Lowland League Players to watch out for