Created: Friday, 17 January 2020 18:46
Published: Friday, 17 January 2020 18:46
Written by Stephen Shand
Clach v Fort William
Clach make history when they take on Fort William on Friday night. It will be the first time a senior football game has taken place at Highland Rugby Club's Canal Park in Inverness, since it opened two years ago. Danny Bruce is the only absentee for the home side.
Fort have signed Caley Thistle goalkeeper Daniel Hoban and youngster Lewis Hyde on loan for the rest of the season, and both players could make their debuts for the club. Former loanee Jack Brown has gone on loan to Rothes.
Created: Saturday, 11 January 2020 12:29
Published: Saturday, 11 January 2020 12:29
Written by Stephen Shand
The Highland League matches between Forres Mechanics and Fraserburgh, and Keith versus Lossiemouth have been postponed due to waterlogged pitches.
Buckie Thistle v Clach
Buckie host Clach at Victoria Park and they remain without the injured John McLeod (hip) and Shaun Carroll (knee).
The visitors earned a point at in-form Deveronvale last time out and will aim to continue that form here. They're boosted by the news that talented youngster Ross Logan has signed a new 3-year deal with the club this week.
Deveronvale v Rothes
Deveronvale take on Rothes at Princess Royal Park as they look to build on a five-game unbeaten league run. Kyle Willox misses out through suspension for the home side.
Rothes travel without the injured Fraser Robertson, and the suspended Robert Donaldson and Dale Wood suspended. Jamie Duff, Jack Maley and Ben Johnstone will all face late fitness tests.
Formartine Utd v Fort William
Formartine face Fort William at North Lodge Park after the original fixture at Claggan Park was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.
Calum MacLean takes charge of his first match since being appointed as Fort manager for a second time.
Forres Mechanics P-P Fraserburgh
Inverurie Locos v Huntly
Locos face local rivals Huntly at Harlaw Park as they look to take advantage of title rivals Brora and Broch being out of action. Andy Watt is out with a shoulder injury, Greg Mitchell is suspended and Mark Souter out with a broken nose.
Huntly are missing Alex Thoirs, Paul Esslemont and Chris Herd though work commitments. Craig Dorrat comes back into the squad
Keith P-P Lossiemouth
Strathspey Thistle v Nairn County
Strathspey have enjoyed good recent victories over Lossiemouth and Forres, and they'll look to continue that form against Nairn at Seafield Park. Andrew Skinner misses out through suspension.
Nairn also returned to form with a superb home win over Inverurie Locos last weekend. County quartet Ryan Macdonald, Jack Maclean, Seamus McConaghy and Craig Munro have joined Inverness Athletic on loan for an initial one-month period.
Turriff Utd v Wick Academy
Turriff have a home clash with Wick Academy, the home side will be looking for the three points that could take them out of the bottom three.
The visitors could climb as high as eighth with a win at The Haughs, depending on results elsewhere.