Thistle came from behind twice in a bad tempered game that saw both sides reduced to 10 men for a second half bust-up. The Jags created enough clear cut chances in the second half to win three games and can count themselves unfortunate to be stuck on four points after four home league games in a row
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Alan successfully appealed his 2 game and £15 fine for his ordering off against Cumbernauld at the West region disciplinary meeting last night .
Thistle went into the local derby with Blantyre Vics knowing that the visitors were the bookies second favourites for the league title in the pre-season betting. It was always going to be a tough fixture and so it turned out to be with neither team hitting the heights.
The family have announced that Willie’s funeral will take place on Monday 8th.September at Dorricot and Bent 10.45 am . then on to South Lanarkshire crematorium High Blantyre 11.45 and finally back to the Thistle clubhouse for the tea.
It is with much sadness that the club have to announce that Rooster passed away yesterday afternoon. Our thoughts are with his daughter Jackie and family at this time. God bless you Willie.
Thistle’s first league game of the season was a potentially difficult looking tie against Renfrew. The visitors had spent a few seasons in the Superleagues and would be looking to try and bounce straight back.
With Lesmahagow’s ground being out of action due to last year’s flooding, Thistle were the visitors to their own park in this group decider. Home advantage probably played a part in the end as the Jags ran out decisive winners.
The quarter final will now be against Cumbernauld at Gasworks Park, this coming Wednesday 27th at 6:30pm