Tag: football

Success for Auchinraith Teams

On Sunday 8th May 2022 the Auchinraith Primary School football teams took part in the Davie Cooper Soccer 7s at Hamilton Palace Grounds. The girls’ team, with kits sponsored by Blantyre Telegraph played some amazing football not losing a single game. It was a tense final against St Mark’s Primary in Hamilton.  The girls showed great […]

Path to Qualification?

Scotland play Moldova today, in what could be one of their most important football matches in a generation! Scotland is on the cusp of World Cup Qualification (especially after that last game!) but has still a little more to do. Here’s how it could pan out. A Scotland win guarantees second place and a draw […]

Hamilton Phoenix Boys Club

The Hamilton Phoenix Boys Club are looking to add a few new players to their 2006 football team. Colin McLean told us, “We train at Jock Stein Football Pitches in Hillhouse and are a well established, family club.” If you’re interested in enrolling, please contact Colin on 07481 792472.

Blantyre Volunteer collects Football Award

Grassroots football hero Linda Riddoch, from Blantyre travelled to Hampden Park for the 2019 national Scottish FA Grassroots Football Awards, in partnership with McDonald’s and the Sunday Mail, where they were honoured for their incredible work in the local community. The prestigious ceremony was held on Thursday 19th September and saw Linda crowned as the 2019 […]

Blantyre Community Football Stadium

Blantyre Telegraph has this week, learned of proposals to build a new Football Stadium at McAnulty (Stonefield) Public Park, Low Blantyre. The plans follow ongoing proposals that would see the existing grass football pitches in the park, being asset transferred over from South Lanarkshire Council to Blantyre Victoria Community Club. Vics would then propose to […]

Fives (Hamilton) Ltd new venue

The staff of Powerleague Hamilton, are delighted to announce that the football fun is set to continue at the Bothwell Road site as Fives (Hamilton) Limited will take over the site from 1st February 2019. The staff would like to thank customers for their loyalty in recent weeks and months and can confirm that there […]