NAIRN County are back in action with this pre-season friendly match away against New Elgin. Having lost 3-0 to Ross County in Gregg Main’s Testimonial and then held Inverness CT to a 1-1 draw the week later, manager Ronnie Sharp will be hoping to post a first win of the summer against their North Region Juniors Division 1 (West) opponents.
You can follow live updates from the match through the club’s official media channels by logging on to facebook.com/nairncountyfc or following @NairnCounty on Twitter, where you will find team lines before kick-off and updates of all the talking points from the match as it progresses, with a report available on the final whistle. Preview below:
Date: Saturday July 14th 2018
Competition: Pre-Season Friendly
Opponents: New Elgin
Venue: Nicol Togneri Park, Pinefields, Elgin
Previous meeting: n/a
Last time out: n/a
League position: n/a
Form guides: n/a
Team news: Callum Ednie misses this trip to face New Elgin as he is on holiday while Stephen Mackenzie is unavailable due to work commitments. The trialist who featured in County’s last match against Inverness CT is also not available, leaving manager Ronnie Sharp to take a squad of 19 players with him to Pinefields, all of whom are set to pay at least 45 minutes.
Match officials: Referee Harry Bruce, Assistants Lee Robertson and John Black.
Weather forecast: Light cloud 21 degrees 14 mph wind.
Admission prices: Free.