Montrose boss Stewart Petrie believes his players can cope with the stress of being top of league and insists at it is at the other end of the table where the real pressure lies.
Cowdenbeath head north for the first of two games against the leading sides in League Two, with manager Gary Bollan determined that the Blue Brazil show that they can compete against today’s hosts Peterhead before facing Montrose early in 2018.
Cowdenbeath are hoping to beat the weather and get themselves off the bottom of League Two.
Stewart Petrie watched his side beat Elgin City 3-0 to go six points clear at the top of League Two, but the extremely focused Montrose gaffer is keeping his feet firmly on the ground.
Montrose are out for revenge against Elgin City when the teams meet at Links Park this afternoon.
Cowdenbeath manager Gary Bollan took charge at Central Park in mid-November however he has only led them into battle twice due to postponements.
A scintillating first-half performance from Montrose was enough to see off the challenge of Berwick Rangers and move clear at the top of League Two.
Montrose may have beaten Berwick already this season but the Angus side’s boss Stewart Petrie is taking absolutely nothing for granted when the two sides meet again at Links Park this afternoon.
Cowdenbeath head to Stirling Albion this afternoon determined to get their first win under manager Gary Bollan.
Cammy Ballantyne has set himself a double target of winning a title with Montrose then playing in the Premiership next season with Dundee United.