2022/23 – Dufftown 0 v 3 Maryhill

Westburn Park, Scottish Junior Cup 1st Round, 27/8/22 Me still 242, Wee Man 122 Dufftown Football Club Founded – 1890 Nickname – The Toonsers Honours (since becoming Junior)- Elginshire Cup – 2021/22 Random Fact – The club were managed by Ex Aberdeen manager Steve Patterson. Pele took charge from December 2015 until the end of …

2022/23 – Sunnybank 1 v 2 Rothie Rovers

Heathryfold Park, NRJFA Championship, 23/8/22 Me still 242, Wee Man 121 Sunnybank Football Club Founded – 1946 Nickname – The Bankies Selected Honours – Scottish Junior Cup – 1953/54. Aberdeen and District Junior League – 1951/52, 1953/54, 1955/56, 1965/66 and 1966/67. North East Premier League – 1971/72, 1974/75, 1975/76, 1982/83, 1996/97 and 1998/99. North Region …

2022/23 – Institute 1 v 2 Annagh United

Brandywell Stadium, NIFL Championship, 20/8/22 Me 242, Wee Man 120 Institute Foootball Club Founded – 1905 Nickname – Stute Honours – NIFL Championship – 2017/18. North West Senior Cup – 1997/98, 2002/03, 2008/09, 2010/11, 2011/12, 2014/15, 2016/17 and 2017–18 Random Fact – The club were made homeless in 2017 when severe flooding hit Northern Ireland. …

2022/23 – Glentoran 3 v 1 Crusaders

The Oval, NIFL Premiership, 19/8/22 Me 241 , Wee Man 119 Glentoran Football Club Founded – 1882 Nickname – The Glens Selected Honours – Irish League 1893/94, 1896/97, 1904/05, 1911/12, 1912/13, 1920/21, 1924/25, 1930/31, 1950/51, 1952/53, 1963/64, 1966/67, 1967/68, 1969/70, 1971/72, 1976/77, 1980/81, 1987/88, 1991/92, 1998/99, 2002/03, 2004/05 and 2008–09. Irish Cup – 1913/14, 1916/17, 1920/21, 1931/32, 1932/33, 1934/35, 1950/51, 1965/66,1972/73, 1982/83, 1984/85, 1985/86, 1986/87, 1987/88, 1989/90, 1995/96, 1997/98, 1999/00, 2000/01, 2003/04, 2012/13, 2014/15 and 2019/20 Irish League Cup – 1988/89, 1990/91, 2000/01, 2002/03, 2004/05, 2006/07 and 2009/10 Random Fact – The club were the first …

2022/23 – Buchanhaven Hearts 0 v 1 Sunnybank

Raemoss Park, NRJFA Championship, 16/8/22 Me still 240, Wee Man 118 Buchanhaven Hearts Junior Football Club Founded – 1908 Nickname – The Hearties Honours – North Region Division One – 2008/09. North Region Second Division – 2018–19. North East Division One – 1979/80 and 1991/92. Archibald Cup – 1991/92. Duthie (Acorn Heating) Cup – 1988/89 and 1991/92. Morrison …

2022/23 – Lossiemouth United 1 v 5 Longside

Coulardbank Road, NRJFA Championship, 13/8/22 Me 240, Wee Man 117 Lossiemouth United Football Club Founded – 1919 (with various periods of abeyance returning in 1949, 1964, 2022) Nickname – Lossie United Random Fact- Lossie United are the last to side to beat Formartine United prior to the Pitmedden side stepping up to the Highland League …

2022/23 – St Marnans 1 v 0 Fyvie

McRobert Park, AAFA Division 1 (East), 10/8/22 Me 239, Wee Man 116 St Marnans Football Club Founded – 1893 as Aberchirder (St Marnans name change coming in 1896) Honours(Since Joining AAFA in 2016/17) – Chattan Rovers Cup – 2017/18. Hans Fyfe Trophy – 2017/18 Nicknames – Saints and Foggie Random Fact – Jake kicked his …

2022/23 – Nairn St. Ninian 1 v 1 Forres Thistle

Showfield Park, Grill League Cup, 9/8/22 Me 238, Wee Man 115 Nairn Saint Ninian Junior Football Club Founded – 1968 Nickname – Saints Selected Honours – North Region Division 1 (West) – 2017/18. North Regional (North) League – 1975/76, 1977/78, 1978/79 and 1981/82. Morayshire Junior Cup – 1968/69, 1979/80 and 1997/98. Elginshire Cup – 2011/12 …

The Great Granite City Gallivant

An Aberdeen Fitba Escapade 30 miles stood between Culter FC and Dyce FC with 17 other stops Sometimes stuff comes into my head and doesn’t leave it. There has been many examples of this over the years. Fitba related, music related, travel related. One thing that had been gathering dust in my brain , yet …

2022/23 – Scone Thistle 0 v 2 Lochee Harp

Farquharson Park, Midland League, 3/8/22 Me 237, Wee Man 114 Scone Thistle Football Club Founded – 1882 Nickname- The Jaggy Nettles Honours –  Tayside JFA Division One – 1994/95. East Region Tayside Division One – 2002/03.  Tayside League Cup – 2005/06 Random Fact – George Best made a substitute appearance for the club in a friendly match …