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Elgin City U20s 4 Nairn County U20s 3 - Report

30th October, 2017 •
Posted In: Youth News
Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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ELGIN City took full advantage of the overage players rule in the North of Scotland Under-20s League as they fielded a maximum allocation of senior players and saw them all play pivotal parts in this narrow victory over a youthful Nairn County.

Despite a goals-laden opening 13 minutes that saw the two teams tied at two goals apiece, it was Elgin's sole second half strike from 17-year-old Moray Taylor that stole the…

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Nairn County 2 Inverurie Locos 3 - Reaction

28th October, 2017 •
Posted In: Match Reactions
Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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INEXPERIENCE cost Nairn County in today's 3-2 reverse at the hands of Inverurie Loco Works according to manager Ronnie Sharp, who watched his side fall two goals behind early on before gifting the visitors another having got themselves back into the game before half time.

Locos goalkeeper Andy Reid opened the scoring with a wind-assisted effort from his own box that bounced over the head of Dylan Maclean in the Nairn goal…

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Nairn County 2 Inverurie Locos 3 - Report

28th October, 2017 •
Posted In: Match Reports
Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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POOR defensive mistakes cost Nairn County dearly as Inverurie Locos hung on for three points at Station Park.

County played into the strong wind for the first half and with a minute on the clock, Locos centre half Ryan Broadhurst thumped one goalwards from 35 yards but Dylan Maclean was equal to it as he clutched the defender's drive.

Nairn thought they had opened the scoring on eight minutes. A Ross Naismith corner…

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Two youngsters loaned out

27th October, 2017 •
Posted In: Squad News
Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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TWO young members of the Nairn County squad have gone out on loan for the next month.

Defender Craig Munro has joined Inverness Athletic and is expected to go straight into their starting line-up for their trip to Golspie Sutherland in the North Caledonian League tomorrow. The 19-year-old centre-half will link up with team mate Ryan Macleod, with the goalkeeper having been on loan with Tommy Wilson's men since the start of…

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Nairn County v Inverurie Locos - Preview

27th October, 2017 •
Posted In: Match Previews
Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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FORM team Inverurie Locos are at Station Park this weekend with Neil Cooper's men going into this match having not lost a Highland League fixture for over six weeks.

That run has taken them up to third in the current standings and a win in this one could hoist them to second spot on goal difference if Fraserburgh lose their away fixture at Turriff United.

It has been an impressive turnaround for Cooper's…

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Strathspey Thistle 0 Nairn County 2 - Reaction

21st October, 2017 •
Posted In: Match Reactions
Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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WASTEFUL Nairn County could have bagged a hatful of goals at Strathspey Thistle but had to settle for just the two with Jordan MacRae and Dylan Mackenzie on target for the visitors in victory at Seafield Park.

Manager Ronnie Sharp is calling on his players to be hungry for more in front of goal and continue relentlessly if they edge ahead in games.

He said: "We need to want to score goals all…

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