22nd May 2018
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Whalsay take first-leg lead in Manson Cup semis while Whitedale and Celtic draw

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Whalsay drew first blood in the Manson Cup semi-final first-leg matches on Monday evening, winning 2-0 over Thistle at home, while Celtic left Strom Park with what could be a vital away point against Whitedale.

Meanwhile in Friday’s first match in this season’s G&S Flooring Premier League, champions Spurs gained all three points against Celtic.

Manson Cup
(semi-finals, first legs)

Whitedale 3, Celtic 3
The Wastsiders scored through Duncan Anderson and a Jamie Wilson double.
James Aitken hit two though for the Hoops along with a Roy Wood goal.

Whalsay 2, Thistle 0
James Shearer and Martyn Stevenson got the goals that give the men from the
Bonnie Isle a big advantage in the tie.

G&S Flooring
Premier League

Celtic 1, Spurs 3
A Jordan Web (penalty), Shane Jamieson and Connel Gresham got the champions off
to a winning start in the league this year. Robert Smith got the Hoops’ consolation.

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