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TROPHY TOUR

  TROPHY TOUR The League 2 trophy made an appearance at the offices of Murray Taylor Chartered Certified Accountants this week, as part of the Club's sponsor trophy tour. Murray…

STEP UP INTO LEAGUE 1 WITH THE MIGHTY MO!

  STEP UP INTO LEAGUE 1 WITH THE MIGHTY MO! Have your name immortalised at Links Park and support your club by joining the newly sponsored steps in the Bryan…

COME AND WATCH THE WINNERS!!!

  COME AND WATCH THE WINNERS!!! What better time to snap up a bargain and grab your Season Tickets for next year, with Early Bird discounts still available. Tickets can…

BINGO!

  BINGO! EYES DOON!!!! Our ever popular Bingo returns tomorrow night so look out those dabbers and make your way down to Links Park for an evening of fun and…

Sunday Youth Fixtures

  Sunday Youth Fixtures Montrose U16s v Stirling Albion U16sSunday 13th May 2018Links Park Stadium, Montrose, DD10 8QDKick Off - 1.00pmAdmission Free  

MO BOSS ‘MOVES CLOSER’ TO LEGEND STATUS

  MO BOSS ‘MOVES CLOSER’ TO LEGEND STATUS Montrose Manager Stewart Petrie came face to face last week with Club Legend Ian Stewart, the only other man to bring Championship…

MAN OF THE MATCH

  MAN OF THE MATCH Terry Masson was awarded Man of the Match on Saturday following another great individual performance that was part of a fantastic and historic victory. Kindly…

DOUBLE WIN FOR GABLE ENDIES AFTER TITLE SUCCESS

  DOUBLE WIN FOR GABLE ENDIES AFTER TITLE SUCCESS Just days after lifting the Ladbrokes League Two title, Montrose FC have received more silverware, with Stewart Petrie and Sean Dillon…

LEGENDS PRESENT RAFFLE PRIZES AFTER HISTORIC WIN

  LEGENDS PRESENT RAFFLE PRIZES AFTER HISTORIC WIN After the excitement of winning the league title on Saturday following a nail biting draw against Elgin, Barry Edwards and Jenny Clark’s…

CHAMPIONS!!!!!!!!

  CHAMPIONS!!!!!!!!
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Montrose v ??
Pre-season Friendly
Links Park Stadium, Montrose

Date TBC
Kick Off: TBC

Final League 2 Table 2017/18

Team   P 
Pts
MONTROSE
36 77
Peterhead
36 76
Stirling Albion
36 55
Stenhousemuir
36 54
Clyde
36
51
Elgin City
36 49
Annan Athletic
36 47
Berwick Rangers
36 37
Edinburgh City
36 30
Cowdenbeath
36 22

REMEMBERING JOHN

All at Montrose FC were saddened to hear of the passing of John McGlashan earlier this month and with his funeral taking place today, our thoughts and condolences are with Johns family at this difficult time.

As a mark of respect to the great man, a minutes applause was held on Saturday ahead of our home match against Stirling Albion, made even more emotional with the presence of a number of John’s former team mates.

John started his Senior football career at Links Park as a 21-year-old in 1988 and quickly established himself as a player who would go far in the senior game.

His strong powerful running from the centre of the park and his goalscoring exploits saw him make 68 appearances and net 10 times for the Gable Endies before being snapped up by Millwall in 1990 for a five-figure fee where he became team mate of a certain Manchester United striker, Teddy Sheringham!

John enjoyed a successful spell in English football playing for Peterborough United and Rotherham United as well as loan spells with Fulham and Cambridge United.

On returning north of the border in 1997 he went on to play for his home town team Dundee and then had a two-year spell with Ross County before finishing his Senior playing career with Angus neighbours Arbroath.

Overall John scored 57 Senior goals mostly (25) for Arbroath for whom he made 120 appearances and for whom he also managed from 2005 to 2009.

Ex-team mate Gary Murray said, “John and I became friends pretty much immediately when he arrived at Links Park. We always kept in touch during his successful playing days down south and more recently we met weekly to talk football over coffee. John was determined and dedicated as a professional, he had a great influence on my son Simon and was always positive and cheerful.

“I will truly miss my friend.”

Les Barr added, “I will always remember John as an honest lad, not only in football but as a human being. He was great with kids wanting to be footballers and it was so sad to hear the news.

“Heaven has another Angel.”

Alan Lyons said, “Big John was an immediate hit with his teammates when he arrived at Links Park. He was very unassuming and just wanted to play. As a box to box midfielder he was fantastic for the Mo and went on to have a fantastic career.

“A great teammate, true gentleman and sorely missed.”

David Larter added, “John was a big raw Junior when he joined us at Montrose but he soon established himself as a box to box midfielder who could score goals. He quickly became both a players and fans favourite with his passion and dedication to Montrose.

“Whilst in London I met John a couple of times and on one occasion advised him to take the new contract that MillwallManager Bruce Rioch had offered him.

“John was not only a great footballer but a great lad whotouched many lives in his lifetime and will be fondly remembered by us all.”

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