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Greg Fernie out/Mark Cassidy in at Rovers

After striker Greg Fernie’s decision not to sign a new contract, Carluke Rovers have moved quickly to bring in fellow forward Mark Cassidy from Newmains United.

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Carnwath Primary School pupils loved their big day out at Hampden Park (Pic byPaul Devlin, SNS Group)

Fun filled Hampden finale as kids take part in Tesco Challenge conclusion

Children from Braehead and Carnwath primary schools got fit and active at the Tesco Bank Football Challenge at Hampden Park on June 12.

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Robert Irving has been busy making signings for Lesmahagow

Frantic few days at Lesmahagow Juniors sees nine players stay and three new signings

Lesmahagow Juniors have re-signed Stewart Leishman, Craig Steele, Scott Cumming, Jordan Lithgow, Jordan Whitefield, Darren Lygate, Paul McVey, Steven Clark and Daryl McDonald.

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Rab Douglas (third from right) has used many charity golf days to raise money for good causes

Rab Douglas has helped raise £155,000 for Beatson Cancer charity in memory of pal Gordon Cowan

Kind hearted former Celtic and Scotland goalkeeper Rab Douglas has raised a phenomenal £155,000 in memory of pal Gordon Cowan during the past 11 years.

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John Brogan will need to be busy in the transfer Market this summer

Lanark United manager John Brogan faces ‘massive rebuild job’

Lanark United manager John Brogan faces a major job in trying to rebuild his squad after four first team regulars left the Moor Park club this week.

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Its been a successful season for the players and coaching staff of Carluke outfit Milton Rovers 2003s (Submitted pic)

Last day Milton Rovers 2003s fightback to win title was reminiscent of Helicopter Sunday!

Carluke youth team Milton Rovers 2003s recently enjoyed their very own version of ‘Helicopter Sunday’ as they won the LFDA ‘A’ League for the first time!

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Luke Meikle with Gary Teale

Lesmahagow footballer Luke Meikle impressed ex-Scotland ace Gary Teale

Lesmahagow footballer Luke Meikle could do little to wipe the smile from his face after showing off his skills in front of a former Scotland international at Ayr United’s Somerset Park.

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Lisa Evans gave Scotland the lead early on. Picture Michael Gillen.

Scotland 2 Romania 0: Friendly fires Euro hopes

Scotland are warming up nicely for the European Championships in Holland later this summer.

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Colin Slater has a new assistant manager at Carluke Rovers

Carluke Rovers manager Colin Slater appoints Spike as his assistant

Carluke Rovers have appointed Cameron (Spike) McNeish, a former Motherwell development coach, as assistant to manager Colin Slater for the 2017-2018 campaign.

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Mark McGhee is glad Wayne Rooney is not in the England squad

McGhee: Wayne Rooney's absence is no bad thing for Scotland

Scotland assistant manager Mark McGhee reckons Scotland could benefit from England not picking all time record goalscorer Wayne Rooney for this weekend’s Auld Enemy clash.

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Ian Watt (in action against Rossvale last season) has agreed to stay with Carluke Rovers for another season (Pic by Sarah Peters)

Watt a deal as Rovers keep top scorer Ian

In a major coup for Carluke Rovers, last season’s top scorer Ian Watt has agreed to stay on for another season at John Cumming Stadium.

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Forth keeper rushes out to try and thwart another Rossvale attack during Saturday's 5-1 hammering for Wanderers (Pic by Jamie Forbes)

Forth Wanderers sign off their league campaign with heavy 5-1 loss at Rossvale

Forth Wanderers completed their McBookie.com Central Division 1 junior league campaign with a heavy 5-1 defeat to Rossvale at Petershill Park on Saturday.

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John Brogan will be speaking to his 15-man squad this week with a view to retaining them for next season

Brogan agony as Lanark United miss out on promotion by one point

Lanark United have suffered the agony of missing out on promotion from McBookie.com Central Division 2 by a single point.

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Robert Irving has led Lesmahagow Juniors to safety in Central Division 1

Survival achieved by Lesmahagow Juniors and Forth Wanderers

Lesmahagow Juniors manager Robert Irving was staring relegation in the face when his troops went 2-0 down to Neilston after just four minutes on Monday night.

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Carluke Hearts players are pictured after beating North Motherwell 3-1 in last year's Lanarkshire Amateur Cup final (Submitted pic)

Carluke Hearts AFC all set for John Roan Cup final appearance

Carluke Hearts AFC are gearing up to play in the John Roan Cup final at Airdrie's Excelsior Stadium this Friday, May 19, kick-off 7pm.

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Two ducks taking in a match in May 1966. Picture: TSPL

Quiz: Name the Scottish football grounds

We’ve rooted around in our extensive archives to find 23 photographs of Scottish football grounds from the 1950s and 60s.

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Medal wearing Kirkfield United 2001s players and coaches (from left) Robbie Howieson, Gordon Fraser and Derek Brown celebrate at Livingston with the County Cup (Submitted pic)

Lanark kids team Kirkfield United 2001s win their first County Cup

A crucial penalty shootout save by keeper Tom Crawford paved the way for Kirkfield United 2001s to win their first ever County Cup.

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Rovers goalscorer Ian Watt battles for possession (Pic by Sarah Peters)

Carluke Rovers season ends with Central League Cup defeat to Rossvale

Carluke Rovers rounded off their season with a 4-1 home defeat to Rossvale in a Central League Cup second round tie against higher league Rossvale on Saturday.

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Kirkfield United Reds 2004s, Lanark team who won 11-a-side league in their first season playing at that level, story May 10, 2017 (Submitted pic)

red army champs already!

Youngsters in the newly established Kirkfield United Reds 2004s team have defied the odds to win the league in their very first season!

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