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Picture quiz: Name the Scottish football stars by their Corinthian figurine

Among the seemingly endless number of collectable playground crazes of the 1990s was the popular range of football models produced by Corinthian. At their height, these little figures sold by the truck load.

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Keith McAllister sports an anniverary shirt

‘Tradition is everything for Queen’s Park after 150 years’

Queen’s Park turn 150 years old today and the fan who has seen more of their 4,846 games than any other reckons he would stop watching them if they ever gave up their legendary amateur status.

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Mark McGhee is glad Wayne Rooney is not in the England squad

McGhee: Wayne Rooney's absence is no bad thing for Scotland

Scotland assistant manager Mark McGhee reckons Scotland could benefit from England not picking all time record goalscorer Wayne Rooney for this weekend’s Auld Enemy clash.

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Kenny Aitchison

Kenny takes over at Albert

Hawick Royal Albert have shown age is no barrier by appointing Kenny Aitchison as their new boss.

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Hawick Waverley with the Waddell Cup.

Waverley on fire as they beat United in a cup final cracker

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Chirnside United 4

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Two ducks taking in a match in May 1966. Picture: TSPL

Quiz: Name the Scottish football grounds

We’ve rooted around in our extensive archives to find 23 photographs of Scottish football grounds from the 1950s and 60s.

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Hawick United celebrate winning Forsyth Cup

Another weekend, another cup for high-flying United

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Biggar United 0

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Hawick United celebrate after their cup win

Another trophy in bag as Tangerines’ appeal grows

Hawick United 5 
Newtown 4

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Josh bags brace in welcome win

Josh bags brace in welcome win

Hawick Royal Albert 3 
Vale of Leithen 1

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Duns Football Club's new grandstand is nearing completion.

New stand nearly done at Duns

Duns Football Club are getting closer to the completion of their new grandstand at New Hawthorn Park.

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KT’s turnstile gives kids access to unique football education

KT’s turnstile gives kids access to unique football education

It’s easy sometimes to lose faith in football. It can fill sports pages with mega-money transfer deals and make millionaires of players and agents. A global game of superstars and fast cars. That’s football, right? Well.....not necessarily.

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Kris Mitchell scores for Hawick Royal Albert to make it 2-1 but the home side couldnt hold on

Madcap ending as Royalists lose the lead and keeper loses the rag

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East Stirlingshire 4

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Josh Morris netted again for Albert

Albert go down but can take positives

East Kilbride 2 
Hawick Royal Albert 1

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Spartans midfielder David Greenhill has a crack at goal as Albert players try to stem the tide

Royalists put to sword by Spartans

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Spartans 4

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Gala Fairydean Rovers playing Hawick Royal Albert on Hogmanay at Galashiels' 3G pitch at Netherdale.

Borders council chiefs monitoring 3G pitch research following health concerns

Scottish Borders Council is monitoring research into health risks said to be posed by 3G sports pitches such as those now being developed in the region.

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One of the camps in Tweedbank in the build up to their more prominent presence, which took place in February

Former professional player bringing coaching skills to Borders youngsters

A football coaching program run by a former professional player is planning to set up a regular presence in the Scottish Borders this year.

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Josh Morris was involved in Albert's goal

Royalists go down fighting but students hold on for win

Edinburgh University 2 
Hawick Royal Albert 1

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Stewart Regan, Chief Executive; Andrew McKinlay, Chief Operating Officer, Scottish Football Association and David Little, Chief Executive, Scottish Youth Football Association appeared before the Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee to give evidence on Child Protection in sport  Pic: Andrew Cowan/Scottish Parliament

488 youth football coaches suspended over disclosure checks

Hundreds of Scottish youth football coaches and officials have been suspended for failing to complete comprehensive background checks.

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New gaffer Kevin Milne

New manager keen to get Hawick winning now

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