Brechin boss Barry Smith is looking for his players to make a positive start to their League 2 campaign against Annan today – and show the rest of the teams in the division that the Glebe is a venue to be feared this season.
Stevie Campbell is hoping that a bleak week for Brechin will end on a positive note when they travel through to Cliftonhill to face Albion Rovers today.
It could prove to be a pivotal game in the League 2 title race but both managers involved in today’s crunch Angus derby between Arbroath and Forfar at Gayfield were keen to stress that only three points are at stake.
Brechin boss Barry Smith looking for players to take harsh lessons on board ahead of game with Queen’s Park
Brechin boss Barry Smith has praised his players for their battling qualities but admits they have to become more street-wise at both ends of the pitch.
Montrose boss Stewart Petrie hopes team will take confidence from narrow loss in Scottish Cup on return to league action
Montrose return to League 2 business against Stenhousemuir this afternoon after an epic Scottish Cup double header with Queen of the South.
Brechin chairman Ken Ferguson admits he is determined to have a new manager in place sooner rather than later following the departure of Barry Smith by mutual agreement on Monday night.
Forfar boss Gary Bollan is hoping for a triple boost ahead of Saturday’s derby with Arbroath with the return of three key players.
With the League 2 title race edging closer to what looks like being a nail-biting conclusion, not surprisingly veteran boss Dick Campbell is giving nothing away in terms of team selection ahead of today’s Angus derby with Montrose at Gayfield.
Montrose boss Stewart Petrie is still waiting to discover the full extent of the Achilles injury suffered by Michael Bolochoweckyj – however the key defender will definitely miss the rest of the season.
The apprentice will attempt to put one over on the “gaffer” when Montrose entertain Arbroath in this afternoon's eagerly-anticipated Angus derby.