Dick Campbell hailed Arbroath’s togetherness and spirit as they extended their unbeaten run with a comprehensive victory over Stranraer.
Forfar’s injury crisis could see recently-appointed coach Kevin McNaughton coming out of retirement, manager Jim Weir has revealed.
Forfar boss Jim Weir has urged his side to become more vocal if they are to move away from the bottom of League One.
Arbroath boss Dick Campbell may have spent more than two decades as a coach and manager but there will be no-one inside Gayfield this afternoon more excited than him as the League 1 campaign kicks off.
Raith Rovers have been dealt a big blow ahead of Saturday’s top-of-the-table clash with Ayr United after Hearts announced they were recalling Dario Zanatta from his loan spell at Stark’s Park.
Raith Rovers forward Dario Zanatta hopes to make more of an impact from the start after a match-winning substitute’s appearance against Queen’s Park.
An injury-time own goal rescued a point for Raith Rovers, but the performance in Airdrie gave boss Barry Smith the chills.
Caretaker boss Barry Sellars is aiming to take Forfar off the foot of League One and then “see what happens” as far as getting the job on a permanent basis is concerned.
Raith have built up considerable momentum in recent weeks and Stark’s Park boss Barry Smith is determined they will not lose any of their fizz in this afternoon’s Irn-Bru Challenge Cup tie against Ross County Under-20s.
Jim Weir’s time in charge of Forfar started with a Hampden draw which left visiting keeper Marc McCallum again wishing football games lasted 85 minutes.