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31st August 2014 – Marc Howson

Marc Howson has rejoined the club after a short spell at Rossvale. Welcome back to Kingshill Marc !

31st August 2014 – Player of the Year 2013/14

The Player of the Year trophies for 2013/14 were presented after the match yesterday and the recipients were as follows : Top Scorer – Chris Lennon Young Player of the Year – Andrew Gilchrist Players Player of the Year – Jordan Smith Player of the Year – Jordan Smith

31st August 2014 – Forth 0 Port Glasgow 1

Forth lost 1-0 to Port Glasgow in their opening league match at Kingshill Park yesterday. It was a tale of two penalties in a fairly even encounter, Connelly scoring for the visitors after 23 minutes and Jamie Lindsay seeing his penalty saved with 12 minutes to go.

26th August 2014 – Dufftown at Home in Scottish Junior Cup

Forth were first out of the hat this evening when the 1st Round of the Scottish Junior Cup was drawn and will face Dufftown at Kingshill Park on Saturday 27th September. Dufftown play in the North Region, PMAC Group First Division West and have won both their league matches to date.

23rd August 2014 – Forth 0 Shotts 3

The Wanderers lost 3-0 to Shotts this afternoon at Kingshill Park. Despite having the better of the first half, the closest Forth came was through a Kris Dick screamer which rebounded from the underside of the bar, although the loss of Jordan Smith just before the break was arguably an even bigger blow. After the interval Shotts were the dominant side and wrapped up victory with a Sean McKenna double and a goal from Scott McKean.

16th August 2014 – Newmains 3 Forth 4

With the Wanderers 3-0 up after a mere 16 minutes and having missed a penalty to boot, it looked a case of how many against Newmains at Victoria Park this afternoon. However, a resilient United came storming back and in a crazy 5 minute spell just after the hour mark they pulled 2 goals back and missed a penalty before Forth gave themselves daylight with a 4th on 73 minutes. Even then, Newmains reduced the deficit with virtually the last kick of the game. Jamie Lindsay hit a double, having missed a first minute penalty, and the other Wanderers goals came from Martin Harty and Andrew Gilchrist. Ex-Forth man Bryan Felvus was dismissed for the hosts.

12th August 2014 – Carluke 6 Forth 2

Forth suffered their second consecutive Sectional League Cup defeat tonight at the John Cumming Stadium, Carluke Rovers winning by six goals to two. Robbie Brown scored both Wanderers goals, levelling the match on each occasion. Mirroring Saturday, both teams finished with 10 men, Rovers losing Dean Kindlan in the first half and Forth Kris Dick late on.

9th August 2014 – Forth 0 Wishaw 3

A disappointing performance from the Wanderers, missing 8 players for a variety of reasons, saw Wishaw emerge victorious by 3 goals to nil at Kingshill Park this afternoon. Forth began brightly but Wishaw fought their way back into the game to lead 1-0 at half time through a spectacular strike from Keiran Downs. Second half goals from Jason Thomson and Clark Rafferty from the penalty spot sealed the victory. Both teams finished with ten men, Rafferty of Wishaw and Robbie Brown of Forth both receiving their marching orders in the second half.

4th August 2014 – Signing News

Full back Stephen McQuade has signed on for a third season with the Wanderers whilst Gary McMullen, who has shown up well as a trialist, also put pen to paper this evening, bringing the number of signed players to 18. Welcome aboard lads !

4th August 2014 – Forth 0 Lesmahagow 1

Lesmahagow lifted the Clydesdale Cup this evening after beating Forth by one goal to nil in a close encounter at Kingshill Park, the winning goal being scored by the impressive Johnny Logan in the 36th minute. The Wanderers did have their chances however, with Chris Lennon clipping the top of the crossbar after only two minutes but despite some good second half openings they were unable to find the net.

3rd August 2014 – Rutherglen Glencairn Game Cancelled

The game against Rutherglen Glencairn at the Clyde Gateway Stadium on Wednesday has been cancelled.

2nd August 2014 – Edinburgh United 1 Forth 2

The Wanderers continued their unbeaten pre-season run with a hard fought 2-1 victory against Edinburgh United at a rainswept Paties Road this afternoon. Trailing 1-0 at the break, two second half goals from Chris Lennon and Barry Canning were enough to see the Wanderers emerge victorious.