Tagged with Bathgate

Bathgate Thistle 2-2 Whitburn Juniors

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 – Creamery Park, Bathgate One great thing about living in Scotland, and more specifically West Lothian is that the end of the football season tends to feature an avalanche of junior games as all the clubs battle to clear the backlogs of winter. The reasons for this are threefold really; in … Continue reading

Camelon Juniors 1-1 Newtongrange Star

(Newtongrange Star won 2-1 on penalties) April 24, 2009 – Creamery Park, Bathgate Friday night football matches are few and far in Scotland, between making this SJFA East Region South League Cup final, close to home, as one opportunity which was too good to miss. Regular readers will know that Bathgate Thistle’s Creamery Park home … Continue reading

Motherwell Reserves 0-1 Inverness CT Reserves

March 17, 2009 – Creamery Park, Bathgate Reserve team football doesn’t get a good press.  Quite often games between ‘the stiffs’ are tame affairs lacking a competitive edge. What a surprise then, to see Motherwell and Inverness Caley Thistle’s respective second strings serve up a cracking match at Bathgate this afternoon.

Bathgate Thistle 4-1 Musselburgh Athletic

February 24, 2009 – Creamery Park, Bathgate Although some clubs have them installed, Scottish junior matches under floodlights are a pretty unusual occurance thanks to the stipulation that both sides must agree to their use. Considering that floodlit football has been around for more than half a century now, it’s a fairly backward attitude. Thankfully, … Continue reading