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  1. It's not Premier Division Kennoway that's playing Drumchapel United, it's Kennoway Star Hearts Amateurs, who are near the bottom of the bottom Fife League, and lost their last 17 matches last season, shipping 113 goals. Should be an easy away win. Kennoway lost 2-1 away to Lothian & Edinburgh 3rd tier side Barca-Milton in the first round.
  2. Kelty, Stoneywood Parkvale Amateurs, Glasgow Island and West Kilbride all with byes to the last 64 after their opponents withdrew/folded. 4 standout ties in the round for me: Castlemilk Dynamo v Saint Mungo's Castlemilk Old Boys Club v Dailly East Kilbride YM v Arthurlie Amateurs Sandys v Bannockburn Aberdeen Lads Club (Aberdeenshire) - Kelso (Dundee Saturday Morning) Anniesland (Strathclyde Evangelical Churches) - Easterhouse Football Academy Amateurs (Saturday Morning) Arbroath Harp (Midlands) - Edinburgh Harps (Lothian & Edinburgh) Armadale Athletic (Lothian & Edinburgh) - Barca-Milton (Lothian & Edinburgh) Auchterarder Primrose (Perthshire) - Calderglen (Greater Glasgow Premier) Baillieston Thistle (Saturday Morning) - Leven United (Kingdom of Fife) Balgonie Scotia (Kingdom of Fife) - Fair City (Perthshire) Baljaffray (Scottish AFL) - Annbank United (Ayrshire) Barnhill (Midlands) - Bank Street Athletic (Dundee Saturday Morning) Beacon Rangers (Aberdeenshire) - Crosshill Thistle (Ayrshire) Bearsden (Greater Glasgow Premier) or Campsie (Stirling & District) - Braehead (Saturday Morning) Bellfield (Ayrshire) - Steins Thistle (Central Scottish) Bervie Caledonian (Aberdeenshire) - Oban Saints (Central Scottish) Berwick Colts (Border) - Rutherglen (Scottish AFL) Bishopton (Glasgow Colleges) - Glasgow South (Saturday Morning) Blackridge Vale of Craig (Lothian & Edinburgh) - Breadalbane (Perthshire) Black's Bar (Ayrshire) - New Farm Loch (Ayrshire) Bo'ness United Community (Lothian & Edinburgh) or Beechwood Albion (Stirling & District) - Benarty Astros (Kingdom of Fife) Braehead (Stirling & District) - West Dumbarton (Saturday Morning) Bridge of Earn (Kingdom of Fife) - Bridgeton United (Perthshire) Burrelton Rovers (Perthshire) - Murieston United (Lothian & Edinburgh) Cairdy Thistle (Dundee Saturday Morning) - Stobswell (Dundee Saturday Morning) Callander Thistle (Caledonian) - Cannon Fodder (Dundee Saturday Morning) or Letham Community (Perthshire) Cambusbarron Rovers (Caledonian) - Greenlaw (Border) Cambuslang Rangers U21 (West of Scotland U21) (Withdrawn) - Glasgow Island (Glasgow Colleges) Carrick Athletic (Lothian & Edinburgh) - East Calder United (Lothian & Edinburgh) Castlemilk Dynamo (Central Scottish) - Saint Mungo's (Caledonian) Castlemilk Old Boys Club (Central Scottish) - Dailly (Ayrshire) Catrine (Ayrshire) or Cambria (Caledonian) - Rutherglen Glencairn U21 (West of Scotland U21) Charlie Accies (Dundee Saturday Morning) - Corstorphine Dynamo (Lothian & Edinburgh) Chryston (Central Scottish) - Saint Mungo's U21 (West of Scotland U21) Claverhouse (Dundee Saturday Morning) - Kilmarnock United (Ayrshire) Clermiston (Lothian & Edinburgh) - Rothesay Brandane (Caledonian) Cowie United (Stirling & District) - Antonine (Greater Glasgow Premier) Craigie (Dundee Saturday Morning) - Stenhousemuir U21 (West of Scotland U21) Crosslands United (Saturday Morning) - New Cumnock (Ayrshire) Cumnock Amateurs (Ayrshire) - Broughty United (Midlands) or Saint John's (Perthshire) Cupar Hearts (Kingdom of Fife) - Kincardine (Kingdom of Fife) Currie (Lothian & Edinburgh) - Longniddry Villa (Lothian & Edinburgh) Dalkeith Thistle Amateurs (Lothian & Edinburgh) - Blackthorn Rovers (Saturday Morning) Dolphin (Dundee Saturday Morning) - Riverside (Stirling & District) Drumchapel (Central Scottish) - Rutherglen Glencairn Amateurs (Saturday Morning) DTI (Glasgow Colleges) or Kirkintilloch Thistle (Saturday Morning) - Dynamo East Kilbride (Greater Glasgow Premier) Dunblane Soccer Club (Caledonian) - Stewarton United (Ayrshire) Dundee United Sports Club (Dundee Saturday Morning) - Newcraighall Leith Victoria (Lothian & Edinburgh) or West Lothian Warriors (Lothian & Edinburgh) Eaglesham (Caledonian) - Ratho Athletic (Lothian & Edinburgh) East Kilbride Thistle Colts (Saturday Morning) - Minishant (Ayrshire) East Kilbride YM (Caledonian) - Arthurlie Amateurs (Scottish AFL) Eastwood Parkmount A (Greater Glasgow Premier) - Saint Patrick's FP (Central Scottish) Echt (Aberdeenshire) - Duncanrig (Greater Glasgow Premier) or Blackhalll (Saturday Morning) Edinburgh North (Lothian & Edinburgh) - Cowie Thistle (Aberdeenshire) Edinburgh Star (Lothian & Edinburgh) - Craigneuk (Greater Glasgow Premier) Erskine (Greater Glasgow Premier) - Pittenweem Rovers (Kingdom of Fife) Finavon (Midlands) - Monifieth Athletic (Dundee Saturday Morning) Fullarton Irvine (Strathclyde Evangelical Churches) - Milngavie Wanderers SM (Saturday Morning) Gala Hotspur (Border) - Dean Fenwick Thistle (Ayrshire) Giffnock Soccer Centre (Greater Glasgow Premier) - Clydeside Athletic (Glasgow Colleges) Giffnock Soccer Centre Jordanhill (Greater Glasgow Premier) - Galston United (Ayrshire) Glasgow Wellington (Saturday Morning) - Newburgh Thistle (Aberdeenshire) Glenrothes Amateurs (Kingdom of Fife) - Kinross Colts (Kingdom of Fife) Greenock (Saturday Morning) - Sporting Tayside (Dundee Saturday Morning) or Brechin City Amateurs (Midlands) Greenock High School FP (Central Scottish) - Irvine Victoria Amateurs (Ayrshire) Greig Park Rangers (Kingdom of Fife) - Blantyre Soccer Academy (Saturday Morning) Hawick Legion (Border) - Polbeth United (Lothian & Edinburgh) Hillington (Scottish AFL) - Saint Laurence (Aberdeenshire) Houston United (Greater Glasgow Premier) - Glendale (Aberdeenshire) Inverclyde (Central Scottish) - Glasgow Free Churches (Strathclyde Evangelical Churches) Invergowrie (Midlands) - King's Church (Strathclyde Evangelical Churches) Irvine (Ayrshire) - Kings Park United (Glasgow Colleges) Irvine Thistle (Ayrshire) - Cammachmore (Aberdeenshire) or Kemnay Youth (Aberdeenshire) Johnstone Burgh Amateurs (Greater Glasgow Premier) - Third Lanark (Central Scottish) Kelty (Kingdom of Fife) - Dundee West (Dundee Saturday Morning) (Withdrawn) Kemnay (Aberdeenshire) - Knightswood (Saturday Morning) Kennoway Star Hearts Amateurs (Kingdom of Fife) - Drumchapel United SM (Saturday Morning) Kettins (Perthshire) - Blantyre Reamonn Gormley Memorial (Central Scottish) Kilbride Thistle (Ayrshire) - Turriff Thistle (Aberdeenshire) Kilmarnock Amateurs (Ayrshire) - Giffnock North (Caledonian) Kincorth (Aberdeenshire) - Uddingston (Saturday Morning) Kirkcaldy YMCA (Kingdom of Fife) - Stonehaven Athletic (Aberdeenshire) Kirkintilloch Rob Roy Amateurs (Saturday Morning) - Tollcross Thistle (Lothian & Edinburgh) Kirkliston & South Queensferry (Lothian & Edinburgh) - AS Airdrie (Saturday Morning) Kirkton (Dundee Saturday Morning) or Jeanfield Swifts Amateurs (Perthshire) - The Maidens (Dundee Saturday Morning) Langlee (Border) - Gartcosh United (Central Scottish) Largs Thistle Amateurs (Ayrshire) - Wolfhill (Perthshire) or Saint James (Dundee Saturday Morning) Leith Athletic Amateurs (Lothian & Edinburgh) - East Dunbartonshire (Saturday Morning) Linithgow Rose Community (Stirling & District) - East Kilbride Thistle Amateurs (Saturday Morning) Loganlea United (Lothian & Edinburgh) - Tranent Amateurs (Lothian & Edinburgh) Markinch (Kingdom of Fife) or Plean (Stirling & District) - Glentanar Reflex (Aberdeenshire) Meadowbank (Lothian & Edinburgh) - Dunfermline City (Kingdom of Fife) Mental Mechanics (Lothian & Edinburgh) - East Kilbride Rolls-Royce (Greater Glasgow Premier) Milngavie Wanderers (Caledonian) - Dryburgh Athletic (Dundee Saturday Morning) Milton (Caledonian) - Glasgow University Amateurs (Caledonian) Monymusk (Aberdeenshire) - Ballinluig (Perthshire) Moorlands (Saturday Morning) - Dumbarton Amateurs (Glasgow Colleges) Musselburgh Windsor (Lothian & Edinburgh) or North Merchiston Vale (Lothian & Edinburgh) - Dalziel High School FP (Caledonian) Neilston Amateurs (Scottish AFL) - Beith Amateurs (Ayrshire) Netherton (Saturday Morning) - Penicuik (Lothian & Edinburgh) or Linton Hotspur (Lothian & Edinburgh) Newlands (Glasgow Colleges) - Morgan Academy FP (Midlands) Newshot (Greater Glasgow Premier) or RE:Hope (Strathclyde Evangelical Churches) - Tarves (Aberdeenshire) Occidental (Dundee Saturday Morning) - East Vale (Kingdom of Fife) Onthank (Ayrshire) - Glenburn Miners Welfare (Ayrshire) Plains (Saturday Morning) - BSFC (Aberdeenshire) Powrie (Dundee Saturday Morning) - Leslie Hearts (Kingdom of Fife) Rannoch (Greater Glasgow Premier) - Shortlees (Ayrshire) Rhu (Caledonian) - Lochgilphead Red Star (Scottish AFL) or Kilbirnie United (Ayrshire) Sandys (Lothian & Edinburgh) - Bannockburn (Central Scottish) Shotts Bon Accord Amateurs (Saturday Morning) - Lesmahagow Amateurs (Central Scottish) Southpark (Saturday Morning) - Fyvie (Aberdeenshire) Southside (Saturday Morning) - Saint Joseph's (Caledonian) Southside Athletic (Saturday Morning) or Manhattan Blacks (Midlands) - Alva (Stirling & District) Strathmiglo United (Kingdom of Fife) - Newmains Hammers (Saturday Morning) Stratton Southside (Saturday Morning) - Rosehill United (Glasgow Colleges) or Garrowhill Thistle (Central Scottish) Summerston (Saturday Morning) - Stow (Border) Tannochside United (Saturday Morning) - Heriot-Watt University Amateurs (Lothian & Edinburgh) Tarbolton (Ayrshire) - Dundee Social (Dundee Saturday Morning) The Swifts (Kingdom of Fife) - Westerlands (Caledonian) or Harestanes (Central Scottish) Thorn Athletic U21 (West of Scotland U21) (Withdrawn) - Stoneywood Parkvale Amateurs(Aberdeenshire) Tolbooth (Aberdeenshire) - Port Glasgow Celtic (Saturday Morning) UB United (Saturday Mrning) or Dumbarton Academy FP (Caledonian) - Kirriemuir Thistle Amateurs (Midlands) University of Stirling Amateurs (Caledonian) - Mount Kirk (Strathclyde Evangelical Churches) Vale of Earn (Perthshire) - Doune Castle (Caledonian) Villa United (Saturday Morning) - Dirrans Athletic (Ayrshire) West Kilbride (Ayrshire) - Belleaire (Greater Glasgow Premier) (Withdrawn) Westdyke (Aberdeenshire) - Dinamo Paisley (Saturday Morning) Westwood (Saturday Morning) - Earlston Rhymers (Border) Whitletts Victoria Amateurs (Ayrshire) - Port Glasgow Amateurs (Scottish AFL) Wishaw High School FP (Central Scottish) - Tayside Fire Brigade (Dundee Saturday Morning) Wishaw Wycombe Wanderers (Caledonian) - Dunoon (Scottish AFL)
  3. Yeah, I didn't mean Glasgow Harp were outside the Top 30 - they are inside it, but behind Drumchapel. a win by 1 goal playing at home would therefore be expected (albeit difficult). I suppose it could qualify as result of the round by virtue of Glasgow Harp being possibly the highest-ranked team to get knocked out.
  4. They've still not corrected any of the wrong scores I mentioned (I DMed them on Twitter, and they have read my messages). Last season, the 2nd round draw was made 3-4 days after the 1st round ties - so possibly the same this year. I wouldn't say Drumchapel United beating Glasgow Harp was a shock - the original Drumchapel United moved to the seniors, of course, and their Saturday Afternoon amateur team resigned from the Central Scottish early last season. The Saturday Morning team (the team that beat Glasgow Harp) started up just last season, and played in the 2nd Tier, but absolutely annihilated almost everyone they played - they have continued in the same vein this season, scoring 40 goals in their first 6 games. I'd rate them a Top 30 team (ahead of Glasgow Harp) - they are possibly the best team in the Saturday Morning amateur league at the moment.
  5. The 2nd round is all-in (I think this happened at the 3rd round in previous editions). The 256 teams will be from the West (133), East (66), North of Tay (36) and North (21). The 2 West of Scotland U21 teams made it comfortably through the first round, and another 2 were given byes (Cambuslang Rangers U21 and Thorn Athletic U21) - so there will be four U21 teams in Round 2.
  6. All today's scores, plus a few matches that were played on Thursday and Friday that were listed as Saturday on the SAFA website. http://scotscores.theroonba.com/clubrank/clubam0922.html Note: Dunoon 6-1 Mauchline United was the final score (not 7-0 as shown on the SAFA website).
  7. Loganlea definitely seems to have been 12-2 (and not 14-2). For tonight, they got the Pollok United v Lesmahagow score wrong (2-6 instead of 2-7), and missed out 2 matches, and also put Rosehill United 2-2 Garrowhill Thistle as a full-time (but the match was actually abandoned). Results for Friday's games here: http://scotscores.theroonba.com/clubrank/clubam0922.html
  8. Interesting that this year, there are 2 clubs from outside the adult amateur leagues taking part - Rutherglen Glencairn U21 and Saint Mungo's U21 from the West of Scotland Youth League. I didn't realise they were eligible to compete. Already, there are problems with getting correct scores - one of the first 2 matches (played on 27th August) saw Hearts of Beath take on Loganlea United in a bit of a mismatch. Loganlea won 12-2 (according to their own Twitter), but 14-2 according to the SAFA website, and 14-1 according to the Kingdom of Fife AFA website.
  9. Whitfield Tavern (Dundee Saturday Morning, Premier) have folded, so they've now been removed from the tables. Forfar West End Amateurs (Forfar Athletic Community last season) have also pulled out of the Midlands League. Middlefield Wasps (Aberdeenshire Div. 2 North) haven't played yet - I don't know if they have folded or not. Central Scottish: Fallin (Premier) and Cambusnethan Talbot and Garrowhill Thistle (Championship) have yet to play a match. Does anybody have any news about whether any or all of these teams have folded/are taking a year out? They are all still appearing in the CSAFL league tables.
  10. Note: It's now possible to click on team names in the amateur tables on my site, which will take you to a list of their matches back to the start of the 2021-22 season. Also, the "amateur results database" contains monthly results from all leagues back to July 2021. Clicking on August 2022 brings up all the latest scores from all the leagues. http://scotscores.theroonba.com/clubrank/clubam0822.html Don't think it's possible to get all the amateur results in one place anywhere else.
  11. That's what Genaro said - it's Crazy Feet who suggested Drumchapel Ams were joining (and had an U20 team in the WOSFL). Genaro is aware of the difference, and pointed out that it was Drumchapel United who were in the WOSFL, not Drumchapel Ams. Odd that Crazy Feet should then like your post blaming Genaro for not knowing the difference! I feel this explanation will be wasted.
  12. Midlands League is down one team - now just 13 teams (+11 in the Alliance (Reserve) League - down 1 from last season). Merpro of Montrose are the team that's absent this time (they are a former Montrose Welfare League team). Forfar Athletic Community have become Forfar West End Amateurs (this team seems to swap between being part of both these clubs - they were part of Forfar WE before 2021-22, then were part of Forfar Athletic last season, but are now part of Forfar WE again). They've withdrawn their team from the Reserve league as well for this season. The Dundee Saturday Morning League seems to be doing better - 34 teams for 2022/23. In fact, there's only 1 team from Dundee proper left in the Midlands League (Morgan Academy FP), with 2 from Broughty Ferry, 1 from Invergowrie in Perthshire, 1 from Newport in Fife and the rest from Angus. Dundee Saturday Morning has a few new or returning teams - Lochee Harp Amateurs, Claverhouse and Polepark. Also, Fairmuir Social has changed their name to East End Thistle - and a new club has come in - named Fairmuir Social Club (confusing!). Perthshire is reasonably healthy this year, with 21 clubs (10-11 setup). Bridgeton United, Vale of Atholl and Kinrossie Caledonian failed to complete last season, but they are all there again for this season (with Bridgeton being demoted to Division 2). Saint John's (one of the best sides in Perthshire) are back after a year out, while Abernethy return after what must be 20 years or more out. FC Romania is a new club from Blairgowrie. It's been a while since Blairgowrie had 3 amateur teams (with Blair Thistle not lasting long a few years ago, and Blairgowrie Amateurs folding a while back). Not sure how much of a local support FC Romania will get, though. A lot will be from families who've stayed on in Blair after the berry picking season.
  13. A lot of the top teams use this league to field their 2nd teams (5 of the 12 teams in the Top division are technically reserve teams, mainly of Caledonian League clubs).
  14. Fallin have released a statement saying they haven't officially folded (yet) but if they don't have something in place by the season's first game on 13th August, then it will indeed be curtains for them.
  15. Threave Development played in the Dumfries Sunday Amateurs last season, and finished quite close to the bottom of the table. That was the team I was referring to.
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