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Inverness Athletic 3 Nairn County U20s 2 - Report

3rd August, 2018 •
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Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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A POOR start cost Nairn County under-20s as they found themselves 3-0 down at Inverness Athletic in their latest pre-season friendly before battling back to narrowly lose out by three goals to two and creating enough chances to earn at least a draw.

Last season’s under-20s goalkeeper Aidan Stewart – who has been training with the squad prior to heading off to university next month – played between the posts for Athletic…

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Culbokie 2 Nairn County U20s 4 - Report

26th July, 2018 •
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Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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A 4-2 win away at Inverness Amateur Premier Division side Culbokie saw Nairn County under-20s earn their first victory of pre-season.

The visitors started well and on just four minutes, Jack W. Maclean advanced down the left before cutting inside and on to his right foot but his shot from the edge of the penalty area bounced across goal and wide.

The opener arrived 10 minutes later. A handball on the edge of…

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Forres Thistle 4 Nairn County U20s 3 - Report

12th July, 2018 •
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Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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SET pieces saw the under-20s undone at Forres Thistle with four similar goals giving the Jags a comfortable half-time lead. But Stuart Finnie’s charges battled back after the break and struck three times themselves to reduce the arrears to just one.

Coach Stuart Finnie said: “We take massive positives from the second half - we defended well, had a good shape and were clinical. The boys who came on at half-time had…

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New under-20s kit revealed

25th June, 2018 •
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Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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NAIRN County Football Club is delighted to be sporting the logo of the Calum Riddell Foundation on their under-20s shirts in the new season.

The new kit was revealed at Station Park tonight and is yellow with a black stripe down the sleeve. The Puma-branded gear has the retro NCFC logo on the left of the chest, the badge of the Calum Riddell Foundation in the middle of the chest and the…

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Greig joins under-20s coaching team

8th June, 2018 •
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Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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Nairn County can confirm the addition of Mark Greig to the under-20s coaching team.

He will join Stuart Finnie and Brian Taylor taking the team for the new season once pre-season training commences.

Finnie said: “I am delighted to be able to bring Mark on board with us at the under-20s. We have been looking to add one more coach to the backroom team since I took over almost two years ago and…

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Under-20s pre-season confirmed

31st May, 2018 •
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Written By: Graeme Macleod •
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PLANS for the under-20s build-up to the 2018/19 North of Scotland League campaign are now in place.

Stuart Finnie will take his side to North Region Juniors Division 1 (West) outfit Forres Thistle on Thursday July 12th and then face Inverness Amateur League Division 2 team Citadel at Culloden on Friday July 20th.

The pre-season programme continues away at Inverness Amateur League Premier Division high flyers Culbokie on Wednesday…

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