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Celts are County Shield winners

Celts are County Shield winners

0 comments, 22/09/2014, by in Headlines, Sport

Celtic defeated Whalsay 2-1 on Saturday afternoon to secure the County Shield, the final knockout competition of the senior football outdoor season.James Aitken was the man who did it for the Lerwick side, with two goals against a Whalsay team missing a few players because of work commitment... Read more...

Spurs secure senior football title

Spurs secure senior football title

0 comments, 15/09/2014, by in Headlines, Sport

Lerwick Spurs became Shetland senior football champions for the third year in a row on Friday, with victory over Delting meaning they are in an unassailable position in the league.Second-half goals by prolific strikers Connel Gresham and Paul Molloy made sure of the G&S Flooring Premier Leag... Read more...

Celtic crowned reserve league champions

Celtic crowned reserve league champions

31/07/2009, by in Sport

With the Premier League teams on a break leading up to the inter-county game on Saturday, the focus turned to the Shetland Chiropractic Reserve League title race.Celtic were crowned champions after Delting could only muster a draw against a Scalloway team on fine home form. John Fraser, represen... Read more...

Reserve sides progress to semi-final stage

Reserve sides progress to semi-final stage

03/07/2009, by in Sport

With the G&S Flooring Premier League on a hiatus due to island games duty, the senior football focus has shifted to the Shetland Chiropractic Reserve League and the league’s Knockout Cup.Shetland Chiropractic Reserve LeagueNess United 1, Whitedale 4Whitedale raced into a two-goa... Read more...

Second defeat for stuttering champions

Second defeat for stuttering champions

19/06/2009, by in Sport

Delting suffered their second league defeat of the season when they went down to Celtic on Monday at Gilbertson Park, with Whalsay now two points behind with a game in hand. Spurs’ hopes of staying in touch were dealt a blow when they lost to Thistle, who reversed the defeat to their town rival... Read more...

Unst shock Delts with win in Baltasound

Unst shock Delts with win in Baltasound

05/06/2009, by in Sport

Unst blew the senior football title race wide open on Friday by defeating previously unbeaten Delting 3-2 at Baltasound. The champions almost fell again on Monday, but managed to come from behind to win after Scalloway led 2-1 at half time. Elsewhere it was fairly straightforward with wins for Celti... Read more...

Jamieson names football squad for Åland

Jamieson names football squad for Åland

27/05/2009, by in Sport

Shetland’s football manager John Jamieson has named his 20-man squad for next month's island games competition in Åland.In a pool to be assisted by coach Russell Gair and Deveronvale FC physio Albert Cran, eight of the 10 G&S Flooring Premier League teams will represented by at least ... Read more...

Unst victorious in North Isles battle

Unst victorious in North Isles battle

15/05/2009, by in Sport

Unst won the North Isles battle in football’s premier league on Monday, beating their rivals 4-0 at Mid Yell. Whitedale’s good start the season continued with a win away to Ness United, Spurs inflicted yet another defeat on struggling Scalloway, while Lerwick teams Thistle and Celtic fought out ... Read more...

Tough draw awaits footballers in Åland

Tough draw awaits footballers in Åland

07/05/2009, by in Sport

Shetland’s footballers face a tough task in their quest to recapture the Island Games trophy they won here in 2005 after coming out of the hat in a four-team group alongside this year’s host island Åland, as well as Greenland and Menorca.It means they avoid big boys like Guernsey, Jersey an... Read more...

Footballers lose out to Western Isles

Footballers lose out to Western Isles

25/04/2009, by in Sport

Shetland 0 Western Isles 1A solitary goal midway through the second half saw a slightly under strength Shetland slip to a rare home defeat against a well-organised Western Isles side in a disappointing game of football at Gilbertson Park on Friday evening.The visitors’ impressive skipper D... Read more...