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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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Uniteds awards for last season will be presented at a Promotion Party next month

Successful pre-season so far for Ellon United

Ellon United’s pre-season progressed last week with two very successful friendlies against Cruden Bay and Sunnybank with United still to concede a goal after these two opening matches.

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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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The Under 14s team with the North of Scotland Cup

Ellon do the ‘double double’

Ellon academy U13’s and U14’s School Football Teams both recorded historic wins recently as the boys in Maroon managed a ‘double double’.

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United will start the season at home to Locos

United start against Locos

Formartine United will start their 2017/2018 Highland League season with the visit of Inverurie Loco Works to North Lodge Park

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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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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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Champions: Ellon United bounce back into Superleague as First Division East title winners

Champions: Ellon United bounce back into Superleague as First Division East title winners

Ellon United were confirmed as First Division East champions on Tuesday night after Sunnybank were unable to match United’s weekend victory over Glentanar.

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Ellon cruise past Cruden Bay

Ellon cruise past Cruden Bay

Ellon United maintained their league challenge with a 4 – 0 home win against Cruden Bay at The Meadows last weekend.

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Ellon United secure spot in semi-final with convincing win

Ellon United secure spot in semi-final with convincing win

Ellon United booked a semi-final place in the AM Property Maintenance Morrison Cup by beating Lewis United 4-0 at The Meadows to finish top of their qualifying section.

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Conor Gethins celebrating his goal

Formartine head to final after seeing off Turriff in closely contested semi

Formartine United were triumphant in their semi-final match against Turriff United in the Breedon Aggregates Highland League Cup, winning 1-0.

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Ellon's Emily Anderson on the ball

Ellon senior girls move on to final

Ellon Academy senior girls hosted Inverness Royal Academy in the North of Scotland Cup semi-final at the weekend.

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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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United make light work of Sunnybank in cup

United make light work of Sunnybank in cup

Cracking goals from Kevin Anderson, Dean McDonald and James Bain helped Ellon United to a 3-0 win at home to Sunnybank on Saturday.

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Formartine into semi final

Formartine into semi final

Formartine are through to the semi-finals of the Breedons Highland League Cup where they will travell to The Haughs to play Turriff.

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United come out on top in six-goal thriller

United come out on top in six-goal thriller

Ellon United recorded a 5 –2 win over Newmachar United in their second round tie of The Dominos Pizza North Regional Cup on Saturday.

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Derby delight for United

Derby delight for United

A closely-fought encounter at North Lodge Park ended with a narrow win for the home side as Formartine saw off rivals Inverurie Locos.

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New kit for Newmachar

New kit for Newmachar

Newmachar United Football Club were this week presented with track-suit tops and bottoms for 27 boys by Greenwell Equipment.

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