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SATURDAY 13/01/2018
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MATCH REPORTS
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Bonnyrigg Rose v Jeanfield Swifts

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RESULTS AND FIXTURES
We have tables and results from the following leagues and Cup Competitions:-

D J Laing East of Scotland Cup
Fife and Lothians Cup
G A Engineering Cup
McBookie.com East Premier League
McBookie.com East Superleague
McBookie.com North Division
McBookie.com South Division
Scottish Junior Cup
Super/Premier League Play Off
William Hill Scottish Cup

MATCH REPORTS

Bonnyrigg Rose v Jeanfield Swifts
McBookie.com East Superleague (13/01/2018)

(Report submitted by Bonnyrigg Rose)

Rose Hit Six As They Stroll to Three More Points

 

Bonnyrigg Rose went one better than last Saturday as they put six goals past a Jeanfield Swifts team, who never looked likely to cause an upset after the home team opened their account in the second minute. Rose dominated the game totally and although Swifts hit the woodwork after the break and had a few efforts on goal, it was always a question of how many goals the home side would score. Rose also had the added bonus  of welcoming two key players back after injury and the introduction of club captain Jonny Stewart brought a large cheer from the home support.

 

McBookie.com East Super League Bonnyrigg Rose welcomed Jeanfield Swifts from Perth, to New Dundas Park for a league encounter today. Rose are unbeaten in the league this term and went top last Saturday after a comfortable five goals to one victory over Kennoway Star Hearts. Swifts sit eleventh in the table just above the relegation places and have not played a competitive fixture since early December. When the sides met in the league in September at the Riverside Stadium, Rose won comfortably by four goals to one.

 

 

There was a decent crowd in attendance on a cold afternoon and they’d hardly settled before Rose opened the scoring. Martyniuk played a forward ball into the left side of the box, McIntosh sent it across goal with the visitors claiming offside, before GRAY was on hand to slide the ball home. It was frightening for Swifts how easily their defence was opened up and notice of what was to come.

Swifts took a while to get going but they were trying to pass the ball along the ground and play football. After 10 minutes their perseverance was rewarded with a corner but it came to nothing. However, after less than a quarter of an hour they found themselves two down. K Young launched a long ball down field and MCINTOSH was onto it before slipping it past the helpless Mitchell in the visitors goal.

Jeanfield eventually got a shot on goal after 18 minutes but Davies shot wide. 

Rose continued to look dangerous and Deans did well to block a McIntosh shot after 20 minutes. However, the third goal was only delayed temporarily. The home side won a free kick on the right and from the best part of 30 yards CURRIE curled a sublime shot past a helpless Mitchell - it was a superb finish not the postage stamp corner. On the half hour Martyniuk tried a shot from distance but it was well wide. 

After 33 minutes, Jeanfield were given a half chance when a defender slipped but Davies couldn’t test Young in the home goal. 

On 39 minutes Rose added a fourth. They kept possession well, playing some nice  football around the edge of the box before BRETT shot low into the corner. 4-0 and game over!

 

Swifts were glad to hear the half time whistle as they were struggling against a much better side and seldom causing the home defence any problems. 

 

 

Half Time  Bonnyrigg Rose 4;  Jeanfield Swifts 0

 

No changes at the break and Rose were straight into the attack winning a corner before a good pass from Gray found Lough, who brought out a good stop from Mitchell.

After 51 minutes the visitors had their best moment. Mcdermid sent in a great curling effort from the left which struck the junction of cross bar and post with Young struggling. 

Rose’s response was a Martyniuk volley well saved by Mitchell before a good Davies shot brought Young into action at the other end.

Both sides made changes as the hour approached with Rose withdrawing Lough and Janczyk to be replaced by McGachie and Hoskins. Jeanfield introduced Holt for Anton. 

Jeanfield were certainly more in the game in the second half and both Kelly and another Substitute McKenzie had shots which went over. 

After 65 minutes, McGachie made a great run down the left and despite Deans’ best effort to upend him, he nearly got in at the post before his shot was blocked. Good refereeing here by George Calder who played advantage before booking Deans a few minutes later for his lunge at McGachie. McGachie was proving a handful and was nearly through after 70 minutes. However, with 71 minutes played, MCGACHIE got his goal. Substitute Hoskins found Gray on the left and the big striker was on hand to slam his cross past the helpless Mitchell from close range.

With 78 minutes played the scoring was completed. Rose produced some intricate play on the right involving Brett and Currie and when the latter played BRETT in, his shot was deflected past Mitchell by a defender.

There was no more goalmouth action after that but Rose brought on Stewart to see his first competitive action in months. 

 

This was a one sided game with Jeanfield probably suffering from a lack of competitive action. Rose got the early goal and settled well before playing some good possession football and their finishing was excellent. Gray was a busy player and K Young solid at the back. Jeanfield will be better for the outing but need to improve if they are to trouble Beith next week. However, they play a good brand of football and will enjoy more productive afternoons.

 

 

Next Week Bonnyrigg host local rivals Newtongrange Star in the fourth round of the Scottish Junior Cup while Jeanfield face another huge challenge against Beith Juniors in the same competition.

 

 

Full Time Bonnyrigg Rose 6; Jeanfield Swifts 0

 

Teams 
Bonnyrigg Rose
B Young,Brett,Martyniuk, K Young,Horne,Janczyk,Gray,Nelson,Lough,McIntosh and Currie Subs Hoskins,, McConnell, McGachie Stewart and Andrews ( Gk)


Jeanfield Swifts 

Mitchell, McDermid,Reid, Deans, Mackie,Holden, Kelly, Ferguson, Anton, Davies and Dewar Subs Holt, McKenzie, Mollison,Mills and Yates

 

 

Referee

George Calder

Assistant Referees

Kevin Lindsay and Gary McGregor

 

 

Gordon Baird

Neutral Reporter


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Current league tables and this week's results
Information supplied by SJFA East Region.

McBookie.com East Superleague   (To view all this seasons results click here )

P W D L F A PTS
Bonnyrigg Rose  15  10  41  10  35
Linlithgow Rose  14  10  34  16  32
Dundonald Bluebell  16  10  28  22  30
Lochee United  15  39  23  29
Penicuik Athletic  15  27  16  29
Broxburn Athletic  15  44  22  27
Broughty Athletic  16  24  27  22
Hill of Beath Hawthorn  14  24  22  19
Camelon Juniors  15  20  29  18
Boness United  15  23  27  17
Newtongrange Star  14  22  26  17
Sauchie Juniors  16  13  27  17
Carnoustie Panmure  16  23  40  17
Jeanfield Swifts  16  19  36  15
Kennoway Star Hearts  16  28  48  11
Forfar West End  14  11  27  9


This week's Results
 
13/01/2018  Hill of Beath Hawthorn  Lochee United 
13/01/2018  Broughty Athletic  Carnoustie Panmure 
13/01/2018  Boness United  Camelon Juniors 
13/01/2018  Dundonald Bluebell  Broxburn Athletic 
13/01/2018  Linlithgow Rose  Kennoway Star Hearts 
13/01/2018  Sauchie Juniors  Penicuik Athletic 
13/01/2018  Bonnyrigg Rose  Jeanfield Swifts 

Known Future Fixtures
 
20/01/2018  Penicuik Athletic  v Hill of Beath Hawthorn  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Broxburn Athletic  v Camelon Juniors  2.30pm 
20/01/2018  Broughty Athletic  v Dundonald Bluebell  1.45pm 

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McBookie.com East Premier League   (To view all this seasons results click here )

P W D L F A PTS
Musselburgh Athletic  15  12  36  12  38
Haddington Athletic  15  39  22  31
Fauldhouse United  14  39  23  30
St Andrews United  18  34  32  28
Blackburn United  16  25  17  27
Tayport  15  36  31  26
Dunbar United  16  33  28  25
Bathgate Thistle  14  15  19  20
Thornton Hibs  14  22  19  19
Glenrothes  17  43  42  18
Dalkeith Thistle  16  32  35  17
Tranent Juniors  16  23  35  17
Kirriemuir Thistle  17  11  14  31  14
Downfield  16  10  25  45  14
Whitburn Juniors  15  24  39  13
Arniston Rangers  14  12  22  8


This week's Results
 
13/01/2018  Kirriemuir Thistle  Musselburgh Athletic 
13/01/2018  Glenrothes  Haddington Athletic 
13/01/2018  Fauldhouse United  Dunbar United 
13/01/2018  Arniston Rangers  Whitburn Juniors 
13/01/2018  St Andrews United  Blackburn United 

Known Future Fixtures
 
20/01/2018  Tayport  v Thornton Hibs  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  St Andrews United  v Bathgate Thistle  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Musselburgh Athletic  v Tranent Juniors  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Fauldhouse United  v Kirriemuir Thistle  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Dalkeith Thistle  v Arniston Rangers  1.45pm 

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McBookie.com North Division   (To view all this seasons results click here )

P W D L F A PTS
Dundee North End  14  12  56  12  36
Dundee Violet  13  10  39  11  31
Kinnoull  15  31  27  27
Luncarty  12  31  12  26
Scone Thistle  14  36  19  26
Lochee Harp  13  33  28  19
Blairgowrie  12  30  22  17
Lochore Welfare  13  24  25  16
Arbroath Vics  14  24  40  16
Brechin Vics  14  27  44  15
East Craigie  11  17  22  14
Newburgh  13  14  40  8
Coupar Angus  12  18  37  7
Forfar Albion  12  10  12  53  6


This week's Results
 
13/01/2018  Dundee Violet  Coupar Angus 
13/01/2018  Arbroath Vics  Scone Thistle 
13/01/2018  Dundee North End  Kinnoull 
13/01/2018  Lochore Welfare  Newburgh 
13/01/2018  Lochee Harp  Brechin Vics 

Known Future Fixtures
 
20/01/2018  Scone Thistle  v Kinnoull  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Newburgh  v Luncarty  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Lochore Welfare  v Dundee Violet  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Lochee Harp  v Arbroath Vics  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Dundee North End  v East Craigie  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Coupar Angus  v Brechin Vics  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Blairgowrie  v Forfar Albion  1.45pm 

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McBookie.com South Division   (To view all this seasons results click here )

P W D L F A PTS
Pumpherston Juniors  15  12  58  14  38
Edinburgh United  16  43  21  31
Armadale Thistle  14  38  23  28
West Calder United  14  42  28  25
Lochgelly Albert  12  35  21  23
Craigroyston  16  30  47  23
Crossgates Primrose  13  41  24  22
Harthill Royal  14  47  38  22
Rosyth  15  39  38  22
Oakley United  13  24  28  18
Livingston United  13  34  42  12
Easthouses Lily MW  14  10  23  28  10
Stoneyburn Juniors  12  15  44  7
Kirkcaldy YM  15  14  82  1


This week's Results
 
13/01/2018  Rosyth  Harthill Royal 
13/01/2018  Craigroyston  Easthouses Lily MW 
13/01/2018  Crossgates Primrose  Oakley United 
13/01/2018  Kirkcaldy YM  Stoneyburn Juniors 
13/01/2018  Livingston United  Pumpherston Juniors 
13/01/2018  Edinburgh United  West Calder United 

Known Future Fixtures
 
20/01/2018  Stoneyburn Juniors  v Craigroyston  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Pumpherston Juniors  v Rosyth  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Oakley United  v Kirkcaldy YM  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Livingston United  v West Calder United  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Harthill Royal  v Lochgelly Albert  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Edinburgh United  v Armadale Thistle  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  Easthouses Lily MW  v Crossgates Primrose  1.45pm 

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D J Laing East of Scotland Cup

This week's Results
 

Known Future Fixtures
 

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Fife and Lothians Cup

This week's Results
 

Known Future Fixtures
 

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G A Engineering Cup

This week's Results
 

Known Future Fixtures
 

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Scottish Junior Cup

This week's Results
 

Known Future Fixtures
 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Kirkintilloch Rob Roy  v Kennoway Star Hearts  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Kilbirnie Ladeside  v Forfar West End  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Whitburn Juniors  v Yoker Athletic  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Bellshill Athletic  v Sauchie Juniors  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Hurlford United  v Haddington Athletic  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Rutherglen Glencairn  v Boness United  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Irvine Meadow  v Dunbar United  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Blackburn United  v Linlithgow Rose  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Jeanfield Swifts  v Beith Juniors  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Kilsyth Rangers  v Carnoustie Panmure  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  3rd Round  Wishaw  v Downfield  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Lochee United  v East Kilbride Thistle  1.45pm 
20/01/2018  4th Round  Bonnyrigg Rose  v Newtongrange Star  1.45pm 

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Super/Premier League Play Off

This week's Results
 

Known Future Fixtures
 

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William Hill Scottish Cup

This week's Results
 

Known Future Fixtures
 

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