Season 2018/19 In Pictures

Look Back Over Our League 1 Season

Season 18/19 Photos

Playing & Coaching Staff

Montrose FC People

Next Match

Montrose v Formartine United

Match Details

Season Tickets

2019/20 SEASON TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE

Read More

Buy Now

NEW HOME KIT AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER NOW

  NEW HOME KIT AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER NOW Our new online clubshop is now OPEN thanks to our friends at FOOTBALL NATION and you can pre - order our brand…

BACK TO BACK BINGO WINS FOR ELIZABETH

  BACK TO BACK BINGO WINS FOR ELIZABETH Elizabeth Stuart scooped the big prize of £120 at another busy Bingo last Friday, part of a massive pay out of almost…

MAKING THE CASE FOR THE BEST PIE

  MAKING THE CASE FOR THE BEST PIE Thanks to all those who came along tonight to help us select the best tasting pie for the season ahead. Our volunteers…

COACHING ROLE IN SAFE HANDS AS BULLOCK RETURNS TO LINKS PARK

  COACHING ROLE IN SAFE HANDS AS BULLOCK RETURNS TO LINKS PARK Tony Bullock has joined the management team of Montrose FC as Goalkeeping Coach, returning to the club where…

LADIES DINNER

  LADIES DINNER We are delighted to announce our fabulous line up for what will be a brilliant evenings entertainment. Book your tickets today, either online or by contacting the…

BINGO!

  WIN BIG FOR SUMMER Tonight is the last Bingo before our summer break, so don’t miss the opportunity to bag some holiday cash!!!

SEASON TICKET OFFER EXTENDED

  SEASON TICKET OFFER EXTENDED If you thought you’d missed out on our Early Bird offer then Don’t Worry, Be Happy as we have extended it until the 21st June.…

REDMAN DEPARTS LP

  REDMAN DEPARTS LP Jamie Redman has chosen not to renew his contract with the Club opting instead for a fresh challenge with League 2 newcomers Cove Rangers. Joining from…

PRE-SEASON FRIENDLIES

  PRE-SEASON FRIENDLIES Ahead of our competitive campaign we have arranged 3 warm ups against Highland League, League 2 and Championship opposition.

ROSELEA TURN BLUE 2019-20!!

  ROSELEA TURN BLUE 2019-20!! Montrose Roselea have made a decision to revert to a Royal Blue home strip for the coming season whilst retaining the traditional all Green for…
Next Match


Montrose v Formartine United
Pre-Season Friendly
Links Park Stadium, Montrose
Kick Off: 3.00pm

Final League 1 Table 2018/19

Team   P 
Pts
Arbroath
36 70
Forfar Athletic
36 63
Raith Rovers
36 60
MONTROSE
36 51
Airdrieonians
36
48
Dumbarton 36 46
East Fife
36 46
Stranraer
36 42
Stenhousemuir
36 37
Brechin City
36 36

 

Queen's Park 2 Montrose 0

The ticker-tape and celebrations had only finished from Sunday’s BetFred Cup Final, indeed there were still a few red and white scarves lying around the stadium after the Dons loss to Celtic but Hampden was ready for a William Hill Scottish Cup tie this time and for Queen’s Park or Montrose, this is where the dream would either end or fade away.

Before the match, the fans and both clubs paid tribute to the players and staff of Brazilian club Chapecoense and the journalists who lost their lives in the tragic plane crash.

Montrose went into the game after drawing their last game 1-1 against Forfar and Queen’s had come into this game on the back of an unbeaten run of three games.

Montrose won the first foul of the night after five minutes, just outside the corner of the Queen’s box but Graham Webster’s curling effort went into the side netting.

The home side could not get going and Montrose looked to be on top in the early stages without really threatening the Queen’s goal.

David Galt showed nice skills on 12 minutes as the Spiders won their first corner of the night but the corner came to nothing.

The home side were now starting press forward and when Ryan McGeever went on a run before slipping the ball to Sean Burns on the left but his cross was blocked for a corner.

The cross was blocked for another corner, and from the corner, McGeever’s header was kept in by Paul Woods and he teed up David Galt., who blasted the ball past Alan Fleming to give the home side the lead on 15 minutes.

The goal seemed to settle the home side and they enjoyed a spell of possession but even though they had more of the ball, they never really threatened the Montrose goal again until the 25th minute when McKernon whipped in a free-kick that was only inches away from any number of blue shirts., instead  it went through to keeper Fleming.

McKernon worked Fleming after 30 minutes when he carved out a nice opening for himself. The midfielder couldn’t get a clean connection on the shot but Fleming scrambled to the far post to make sure.

It was all Queens now and Carter and Woods carved out a chance but the impressive Woods hit a shot that Fleming parried away to safety but not for long, from the resulting corner the Montrose defence thought they had cleared their lines but Anton Brady struck a volley which Fleming held well.

Montrose did have a half chance before the break, on 39 minutes when Court got to a cross just in front of Muir but his header looped over the bar and the chance had gone.

Before the half-time interval, Queen’s did have a couple of chances to add to the score when Galt tried a curler from distance, which went over the bar and then Brady tried his luck from distance, but his effort was high and wide.

Neither side made any changes at the break, and the half opened much the same as the first period, with Montrose looking the livelier.

Webster had a decent chance after 48 minutes, but somehow he could only scoop the ball up and away from the goal, when an equaliser looked the only option.

After 50 minutes,  Chris Templeman replaced Jonny Court and the fans who had travelled down to Glasgow, hoped that the big man could work some magic.

On 54 minutes, came the moment that lit up this cup tie.

Paul Woods picked the ball up at the halfway line, turned and ran at the Montrose defence and kept running as players gave him options either side but his only thought was to keep on running until he saw a sight of goal and although Fleming got his hands to it, he couldn’t stop it, what a way to score your first goal of the season.

It was a carbon copy of the James Forrest goal in the BetFred final as the Red shirts parted in front of the on rushing attacker, to their cost!

Both sides made a change after 68 minutes; Montrose replacing Anderson with Watson, while Aiden Malone came on in place Carter

Malone brought out a fine save from Fleming with 11 minutes left as he unleashed a powerful shot following a good McKernon break.

Montrose almost got back in the game from a corner after 81 minutes. Webster got a header on target, but Millen stopped it on the line and McGeever completed the clearance.

Brady and Galt made way for Liam Brown and Fotheringham with six minutes left.

Woods did well to get back and poke the ball behind for a corner as Fraser threatened.

A couple of bone shaking tackles went in to make the last minute a bit lively with Gibson to at the heart of them and Webster was forced to limp off and Montrose night of misery was complete.



Season Tickets 2019/20


MFC Busines Club

MFC Summer Lunch

Montrose FC Partners














 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 





 


Contact Us


Links Park Stadium

Wellington Street
Montrose
Angus DD10 8QD


Tel: 01674 673200

Fax: 01674 677311
e-mail: office@montrosefc.co.uk
Commercial Agent: 01674 673200