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What we miss as Scotland fans: the 1982 World Cup revisited

One of the lucky ones, sports writer Ian MacLean is the only member of the Johnston Press Weeklies Sport department to follow Scotland at a World Cup.
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Matthew Wright will soon be showing off his footballing skills in Dingwall.

Wright earns two year deal with Ross County FC

Point FC wonderkid Matthew Wright has earned a shot at the big time after he was handed a two-year deal by professional side Ross County FC.

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The four divisions have seen an increase in footfall. Picture: Alan Murray

Surge in football attendances at SPFL grounds

More people than ever before are watching Scottish football.

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Darren Stewart is chopped down by Iain 'Macca' Mackenzie in a bruising challenge.

Point edge seven goal epic

Goalkeepers were busy picking the ball out of the back of the net at all three Jock Stein Cup ties in Lewis and Harris this week.

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Lochs party on the park with the ABC Cup. (pic by Iain Macdonald)

Lochs strike silver as first football cup won

The Acres Boys Club Cup is a resident in Leurbost once more as Lochs FC fastened their maroon ribbons to the trophy and claim the first chunk of precious footballing silverware in Lewis and Harris in 2018.

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Chris Macleod opened the scoring while Darren Stewart impressed for Aths.

Back blow Aths away in league romp

The future for Back FC is so bright it could be listed in eight foot neon lights and it will be built upon the production line in Upper Coll which is spitting out high quality youngsters once again.

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Keith Lough completed the scoring for Bonnyrigg at Kennoway

Juniors round-up: Bonnyrigg four clear; Coyne cashes in for Linlithgow

Assistant coach Neil Janczyk is relishing the Super League title run-in after Bonnyrigg restored their four-point lead at the top of the table.

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Warming up for a new season of league football.

League Preview - more twists and turns than a rollercoaster!

Sometimes there are seasons and achievements in island football which live up to the hype. Sometimes they surpass it.

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New football strip for Sgoil na Pairc

New football strip for Sgoil na Pairc

Teachers and pupils at Sgoil na Pairc were delighted when local company Lochs Diving Services agreed to sponsor a new football strip for the school.

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Tributes paid to Stornoway footballer who died on New Year’s Day

Tributes paid to Stornoway footballer who died on New Year’s Day

Tributes have been paid for a young Lewis footballer who sadly passed away on New Year’s Day.

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Point pupils in the new strips with PST director Sonja Macleod (left), principal teacher Anne Macphail and PST general manager Donald John MacSween.

Sgoil an Rubha’s sporting edge thanks to new strips from PST

Point school pupils have been given an edge in future sports competitions after community wind farm charity Point and Sandwick Trust kitted them out, head to toe, in new strips.

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Hat-trick of wins for Niccy with two sides in nervy shoot-out victories

Hat-trick of wins for Niccy with two sides in nervy shoot-out victories

Revenge is a dish best served cold from a distance of 12-yards.

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Ex-Celtic and Scotland star to visit Stornoway

Ex-Celtic and Scotland star to visit Stornoway

Stornoway Saltire CSC will host Celtic’s treble winning captain Tom Boyd on the 7th of December at the Sea Angling Club.

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Micheil Russell-Smith picked up the league's Player of the Year award.

Lewis and Harris football crown Players of the Year

The top individual award in Lewis and Harris Football is proudly sitting atop a sideboard in Ness for the first time in 25 years this week after Micheil Russell-Smith won the top prize.

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Micheil is Player of the Year

Micheil is Player of the Year

Congratulations to Ness FC midfielder Micheil Russell-Smith who has been named as Lewis and Harris Player of the Year.

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Mark Hateley: ‘Pedro had to go’

Mark Hateley says Rangers must get their next managerial appointment right as the Light Blues mull over their options in the wake of the departure of Pedro Caixinha.

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The semi-final squad.

Lewis and Harris squad triumph in semi-final

Lewis and Harris FC are ready for an inter-island battle for silverware and island bragging rights after our representative side were paired up with Orkney in what looks to be a mouth watering Football Times Cup Final.

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Some of the prizewinners from the awards' night

Carloway FC host end of year club awards

Lewis and Harris football champions for 2017, Carloway Fc, have honoured their top performers at their end of season club bash.

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