Raith boss John McGlynn has admitted he was well aware of the financial realities at the club when he agreed to take over for the second time as manager, knowing there was no-one like Sheikh Mansour at Manchester City on hand to wave a magic monetary wand.
Montrose manager Stewart Petrie knows what Stenhousemuir manager Brown Ferguson’s team-talk will be ahead of the game between the two sides this afternoon.
There may still be three-quarters of the league season remaining but Raith’s Robbie Thomson admits he is determined that the gap between his side and league leaders Arbroath does not widen.
Arbroath boss Dick Campbell is determined to end what has already been a “phenomenal” first quarter of the campaign on a high with another win against Raith Rovers this afternoon.
Brechin City have become League One’s draw specialists.
Jim Weir’s defensive options will be stretched for today’s clash with in-form East Fife.
Courier Sport understands that Kevin Cuthbert has decided to leave Raith Rovers.
Raith boss John McGlynn has thanked the fans who made the trip to Dumbarton on Saturday for their magnificent backing – and urged them to bring a friend along for this weekend’s top-of-the-table clash with Arbroath at Stark’s Park.
It is fair to say that the appointment of John McGlynn as the new Raith manager took just about everyone by surprise – including a player who keeps in touch with him on a regular basis and regards him as a father figure.
Montrose manager Stewart Petrie is looking for more of the same from his players when the Gable Endies host Forfar this afternoon.