Despite not being unhappy with his sides performance at Station Park last Saturday, gaffer John McGlynn is hoping Raith Rovers show a response at home to managerless Brechin City this weekend following the 3-2 defeat to Forfar Athletic last weekend. Advertisements
Goalkeeper Robbie Thomson insists that Raith’s season will not be defined by any one match and that Saturday’s encounter between the top two sides in the SPFL Ladbrokes League One shouldn’t be treated any differently. Speaking to jordanburtfootball.com, the ex-Falkirk shot-stopper commented:
As Carl McHugh played the ball back towards Trevor Carson, the Northern Ireland international couldn’t have predicted what happened next: a 50-50 challenge with Hearts striker Uche Ikpeazu led to the sole goal of the game – via the right foot of Steven Naismith – but, has potentially left the shot-stopper with a broken ankle. … More Stephen Robinson left angry after controversial goal costs Steelmen
Following last Saturday’s 2-2 home draw with Alloa Athletic, Inverness Caledonian Thistle manager John Robertson has insisted that a victory in Fife this weekend will more than make up for the frustration of dropping 2 points seven days ago.
Hearts boss Craig Levein “got what he expected” against Championship side Dunfermline Athletic, as the ex-Scotland manager saw his side grind out a 1-0 victory over the Pars to progress to the Quarter-Final’s of the BetFred Cup.
In this extended look at the SPFL League Campaign, which kicks off this weekend, myself; Lewis Henderson and Neil Henderson sat down to discuss the 12 teams in the Ladbrokes Premiership this coming term… Aberdeen: Celtic: Dundee: Hamilton Academical: Heart of Midlothian: Hibernian: Kilmarnock: Livingston: Motherwell: Rangers: St Johnstone: St Mirren:
Speaking to the media following Saturday’s 1-1 draw away to Raith Rovers in the BetFred Cup, Northern Irish defender Michael Smith insisted that competition for places would spur he and his team-mates on to improve quickly – because, they know they’ll be on the sidelines soon enough if they don’t show the desired levels required … More Competition for places will spur Hearts on to improvement insists Michael Smith following frustrating Raith draw
Speaking after Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Raith Rovers, Heart of Midlothian manager Craig Levein told the press, following his sides eventual win on penalties, that he was “irritated” by the performance of his senior stars, as youngsters Callumn Morrison, Aidan Keena and Anthony McDonald came off the bench to help the Premiership side gain 2 … More Hearts boss Craig Levein “irritated” by Jambos performance as BetFred Cup qualification hangs in the balance
Raith Rovers boss Barry Smith was pleased with the reaction his side shown on Saturday – in a 1-1 draw with Premiership side Hearts – following the Kirkcaldy Club’s 2-0 loss to Cowdenbeath just 7 days prior, as the Rovers picked up their first point of their BetFred Cup campaign.
Raith Rovers shot-stopper Robbie Thomson is focused on getting a positive result against Heart of Midlothian this weekend as the Kirkcaldy side host the Capital club at Locality Hub Bayview Stadium, live in front of the BT Sport cameras. The 25-year old is relishing the chance to help Raith record their first victory of the … More Thomson expects reaction as Raith prepare to host Hearts in BetFred Cup