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Football fun with 4x4

The next generation of island football stars were strutting their sporting stuff in Upper Coll for a 4x4 festival.

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Scots call for teen

Scots call for teen

The chance to train and play with the Scottish national team has been earned by a kid keeper from Lewis.

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Lewis and Harris Youth Football awards

Lewis and Harris Youth Football awards

The top junior footballers of the Lewis and Harris Youth Football leagues were honoured recently at their end of season prizegiving awards.

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Funds and smiles raised with charity football

Funds and smiles raised with charity football

While the monies raised is still being finalised, all involved with the annual charity football match sponsored by Alex Murray Construction are hailing it as one of their biggest and best yet.

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Rangers hero Gordon Durie visits Stornoway

Rangers hero Gordon Durie visits Stornoway

Rangers nine-in-a-row legend Gordon Durie admits he fears for the future of the club’s homegrown youngsters under manager Mark Warburton.

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Lewis and Harris Player of the Year nominees announced by association

Lewis and Harris Player of the Year nominees announced by association

The shortlist’s for the Lewis and Harris Player of the Year awards have been confirmed.

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VIDEO - England v Scotland classic moments

VIDEO - England v Scotland classic moments

Ahead of Friday’s big showdown between England and Scotland at Wembley, it’s time to delve into the past and revisit some classic England v Scotland drama.

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Best of the West versus the Rest

Hebridean footballing foes will combine their sporting might for the good of the coffers of local charities this week for the annual fundraising event.

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Lochs FC Player of the Year awards

Lochs FC Player of the Year awards

Lewis and Harris FC league champions Lochs held their annual player of the year awards this week.

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Communities League end of season prizes

Communities League end of season prizes

The end of the grass season in the Lewis and Harris Communities League brought with it the end of season prize giving.

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Hibernian's John McGinn, left, battles with St Mirren's Lawrence Shankland at Easter Road. Picture: Garry Williamson/SNS

Hibs’ Martin Boyle justifies Neil Lennon’s selection choice

If the recently sidelined Jason Cummings thought he had his work cut out trying to force his way back into manager Neil Lennon’s thinking prior to the weekend match, he could find it even tougher now.

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Hearts striker Conor Sammon shows his frustration against Kilmarnock. Picture: Ross Parker/SNS

Robbie Neilson backs strikers to end Hearts’ goal drought

Hearts manager Robbie 
Neilson is reminding all who will listen that scoring goals is tough. But even he could not have expected it to prove just as tricky as it has for his 
Tynecastle strikeforce.

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Andrew Shinnie is ready to push on after Hibs ended their run of five matches without a win. Picture: SNS.

Hibs’ Andrew Shinnie bids to pass test of character

When it comes to shedding the baggage of past failings, Hibs have proved themselves pretty adept in recent months. But that does not mean there was not a distinct sense of relief in the dressing room last weekend when they ended their run of five games without a win.

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Defender John Souttar, left, vies with Kilmarnock's Nathan Tyson during Hearts' midweek defeat at Rugby Park. Picture: SNS

Hearts must show character to bounce back from limp defeat

John Souttar understands that there are big demands at a club like Hearts and he is confident that his colleagues also know what is expected of them and have the character to deliver. That is despite the team passing up the opportunity to move into second spot in the Premiership table, with a flat, uninspiring performance against Kilmarnock on Wednesday.

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‘Coisty kept this club together’

During the darkest days of the recent past there were occasions when Ian Durrant admits he feared deeply for the future of Rangers Football Club.

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Football action for Royal National Mod

Football action for Royal National Mod

A series of familar footbabling foes will cross studded boots this weekend as Lewis and Harris and Glasgow Island compete for the Mod Cup.

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Annual memorial football match

Annual memorial football match

The Kenny Macmillan Memorial Trophy was won this year by the fresh legs and younger side in the over 30s in their match against the under 30s.

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