The bigger the gap the better is Jim Weir’s mantra as Forfar face up to one of their play-off rivals at Station Park this afternoon.
Dick Campbell knows it sounds “boring” but his Arbroath side won’t start looking towards the League One finish line.
Forfar will have to deal better with teams who sit in against them after coming up against a Montrose brick wall last weekend.
Forfar manager Jim Weir is thrilled with his first two January signings – and hopes to make two more.
Like every other manager on League One, Jim Weir has a January transfer wish list.
Forfar are the only team Brechin City have taken points off since Barry Smith took over.
Forfar are expecting today’s Angus derby to be just as tough as the one they narrowly lost seven days ago.
The fact that they would be the first League One club to beat Arbroath this season isn’t in Forfar manager Jim Weir’s thoughts ahead of today’s Angus derby.
Jim Weir expected John Baird to score between 15 and 20 goals for Forfar this season.
Consistency of selection is bringing consistency of form and results, according to Forfar boss Jim Weir.