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Scottish side complete double signing in local McDonald’s

Stenhousemuir have completed the signing of Albion Rovers duo Michael Dunlop and Ross Dunlop - after the brothers put pen to paper in a local McDonald’s restaurant.

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Forfar players celebrate promotion to Ladbrokes League One. Pic: SNS/Gary Hutchison

Peterhead 1 - 5 Forfar Athletic (Agg 2-7): The Loons promoted

Forfar Athletic earned promotion to League One with an emphatic 5-1 defeat of Peterhead, giving them a 7-2 aggregate win.

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Cowdenbeath's Liam Henderson celebrates the winning penalty to keep the club in the SPFL. Pic: SNS/Roddy Scott

Cowdenbeath 1 - 1 East Kilbride (agg 1-1, 5-3 pens): Cowden retain SPFL status

Cowdenbeath retained their SPFL status with a penalty shoot-out defeat of East Kilbride, in what may be the most important win in the club’s history.

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Jim Chapman has left Annan for Clyde. Pic: SNS/Graham Stuart

Clyde name Jim Chapman as new manager

Clyde have announced the appointment of Jim Chapman as manager.

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Billy Brown's flight from Magaluf was delayed. Pic: SNS/Craig Watson

Billy Brown misses Cowdenbeath’s biggest game due to delayed flight

Cowdenbeath’s assistant manager Billy Brown missed the start of arguably the club’s biggest game in their history, turning up at half-time.

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Two ducks taking in a match in May 1966. Picture: TSPL

Quiz: Name the Scottish football grounds

We’ve rooted around in our extensive archives to find 23 photographs of Scottish football grounds from the 1950s and 60s.

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Cowdenbeath's Kyle Miller missed a late penalty. Picture: Ross Parker/SNS

East Kilbride 0 - 0 Cowdenbeath: Still all to play for

The prize of a place in senior football hangs in the balance after the first leg of the League Two play-off final between East Kilbride and Cowdenbeath finished goalless.

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Aberdeen's Jonny Hayes and Celtic's Scott Brown in action during the Betfred Cup final. Picture: SNS

Quiz: How well do you know 2016/17 Scottish football season?

The season is drawing to a close with the lower leagues having wrapped up their regular seasons and the Ladbrokes Premiership just three games from finishing. Test your knowledge of what’s occurred in Scottish football over the past 10 months.

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Arbroath manger Dick Campbell is all smiles after his side picked up the League Two trophy.  Photograph: Kenny Smith/SNS

Stirling Albion 1 - 1 Arbroath: Red Lichties take the trophy

It does not happen too often but just for a while yesterday the irrepressible Dick Campbell was lost for words.

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Forfar's Thomas O'Brien battles for the ball against Annan Athletic's Callum Home. Picture: Graham Stuart/SNS

Forfar Athletic 2 - 4 Annan Athletic: loons left to lament

At 5.05pm the dejected Forfar squad trudged on to the Station Park pitch to applause from a handful of hardy fans as they picked up their Player of the Year awards.

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David Goodwillie gave Clyde the lead. Picture: Kenny Smith/SNS

League Two round-up: Cowdenbeath fight for league survival

Cowdenbeath will face a play-off against East Kilbride to preserve their league status as the Fifers finished bottom of League Two following a 0-0 draw at Elgin City, who miss out on the promotion play-offs at the other end.

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Cowdenbeath manager Gary Locke will be looking to rescue the Blue Brazil from the relegation play-off place. Picture: SNS

The five biggest games in Scottish football this weekend

The most important matches in Scottish football this weekend as the final day of the regular season takes place in the lower leagues

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Should Tommy Wright have earned a nomination. Picture: Michael Gillen

Six biggest PFA Scotland Manager of the Year snubs

Craig Fowler goes through the list of managers who’ll feel unfortunate to have missed out on a nomination

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Ryan McCord's hat-trick put Arbroath in top spot. Picture: Gary Hutchison/SNS

League Two round-up: Arbroath leapfrog Forfar

Arbroath dramatically leapfrogged Angus rivals Forfar Athletic to go top of League Two with a game remaining, after a 3-2 victory over fifth-placed Elgin City.

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SPFL chief executive Neil Doncaster. Picture: SNS

Ladbrokes extend their sponsorship of Scottish Football

Ladbrokes have confirmed that they have extended their sponsorship of Scottish football for another season.

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Thomas OBrien capped a fine day for Forfar. Picture: Ross Parker/SNS

League Two round-up: Falkirk stay in top spot

Forfar Athletic remain a point clear at the top after a comfortable 3-0 victory over Clyde who stay eighth and not yet safe from the relegation play-off.

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Chris Templeman shot home from 30 yards. Picture: Gary Hutchison/SNS

League Two round-up: Loons and Lichties stumble

It was an afternoon to forget for promotion rivals Forfar Athletic and Arbroath as neither Angus club could take advantage of the other’s woes to forge ahead in the League Two title race.

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Josh Walker fired City ahead with a 29th-minute free-kick

League Two round-up: Honours even in north-east derby

Forfar Athletic remain a point clear at the top after being held to a 1-1 draw by second-placed Arbroath in a derby at Station Park.

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Jim Lister put Forfar ahead. Picture: Ross Parker/SNS

League Two round-up: Stirling’s winning run comes to an end

Forfar Athletic remain a point clear at the summit of League Two after a comprehensive 3-0 victory at form side Stirling Albion. The hosts, who had won their previous six matches, fell behind to the league leaders in the 14th minute through Jim Lister, then doubled their advantage through Danny Denholm, whose second goal early in the second half secured a surprisingly comfortable win. Stirling drop to sixth spot and six points shy of the play-offs.

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