Club News

14/06/23

MIGHTY MO STRIKE JOHNSTON TRANSFER DEAL WITH KELTY HEARTS

Montrose FC have agreed terms with Kelty Hearts for the transfer of Craig Johnston, allowing the striker to join his hometown club. The 28 year old signed for Manager Stewart Petrie from Cowdenbeath just days after helping them survive a Pyramid playoff final in May 2017. The energetic striker went on to play an immediate and integral part in bringing...
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10/06/23

LENNOX DEPARTS LINK PARK

Montrose FC goalkeeper Aaron Lennox has reached a mutual agreement with the Club for the early termination of his contract, with immediate effect. Originally tied to the Club for another 12 months, the 30 year old has made 71 appearances since arriving from Partick Thistle in the summer of 2019, helping Stewart Petrie’s side secure a hat-trick of top four...
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09/06/23

22/23 Champions Trophy Tour 

The SWPL2 trophy continued its tour today after making an appearance at our 22/23 Kit Sleeve Sponsor,Impact Fitness.   Our Champions have been put through their paces on a weekly basis throughout the season at a local gym, Impact Fitness, and the progression of the squad’s strength and stamina has contributed to the team’s success last season.  Director of Women’s Football Barry O’Neill...
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07/06/23

22/23 Champions Trophy Tour 

The SWPL2 trophy made an appearance today at our 22/23 Main Kit Sponsor Montrose Port Authority.  MPA are well known in the local community for their generosity, and we were delighted to not only have them as our main kit sponsor this year but also as Platinum Player Sponsor for Charlotte Gammie.   Director of Women’s Football Barry O’Neill said ‘Without...
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06/06/23

WELCOME MARTIN

Montrose FC are delighted to announce the appointment of Martin Johnston as their new Operations Manager. Martin joins the Links Park team with a wealth of football operations experience having spent 6 years at Peterhead FC and a short spell at FC Edinburgh carrying out similar roles. More recently he also served a spell as an SPFL Matchday Delegate. Commenting...
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31/05/23

CLUB 500 – MAY DRAW!

Just before heading off to the Big Weekend in Dundee, we caught up with Club Photographer, Mike McFarlane last Friday who shared the work that goes on behind the scenes to get the best footy action shots, before delving deep to pick this months winners. Watch the full draw here: https://youtu.be/8zdAMeBYaEo...
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22/05/23

CLUB 500 – CONGRATS LIZ!

Liz Carnie was runner up in our April draw, winning £100. If you want to be amongst our next BIG winners, JOIN TODAY – and remember, everyone in the draw gets one share in MFC each and every month....
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21/05/23

GABLE ENDIES WIN RACE FOR PROLIFIC FRONTMAN HESTER

Montrose FC have agreed terms with Elgin City FC for the transfer of want away striker Kane Hester on a 3 year deal, bringing the highly sought after 27 year old to Links Park for a Club record fee, until the summer of 2026.  Having scored an impressive 84 goals in 160 appearances for the Black and Whites, including 29...
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19/05/23

CHAIRMAN ENCOURAGES MIGHTY MO FAITHFUL TO GRAB NEW SEASON TICKET DEAL

Montrose FC have announced an enhanced Season Ticket offer that will not only save fans at least 20% on face value but will also include new hospitality and merchandise discounts. The Early Bird offer, which runs until the 31st May 2023, will see an Adult Season Ticket costing £235, a Concession £130, Under 18 £50 with Under 12’s FREE (when...
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17/05/23

ACADEMY COACH RECRUITMENT

We are looking for, enthusiastic and committed coaches with a passion for guiding aspiring footballers, to join our Academy coaching team. We wish to hear from applicants that have achieved (or are working towards) a min’ of a UEFA C Licence and have the necessary experience to work within our Academy. Interested in this voluntary position? Apply Now… Application: http://bit.ly/3pBq6ix Role...
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17/05/23

WELCOME BACK AIDAN

With East Fife’s season now concluded, Montrose FC defender Aidan Quinn will return to Links Park following the 24 year old’s half season loan at Bayview. Having recovered from a series of injuries sustained in the early part of the last campaign, the loan was aimed at getting the talented centre half back on track with more regular, meaningful game...
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15/05/23

MO CAPTAIN SIGNS 12 MONTH CONTRACT EXTENSION

Montrose FC Club Captain, Paul Watson has agreed a further one year contract extension, keeping him at Links Park for an impressive 12th consecutive season, until the summer of 2024. Having made 332 appearances for the Gable Endies, the 37 year old remains the Club’s current second longest serving player, and continues to play his part for Stewart Petrie’s side,...
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15/05/23

CLUB 500 – CONGRATS CODIE!

Codie Petrie won BIG as winner in our April draw, netting our £500 top prize. If you want to be one of our next BIG winners, JOIN TODAY – and remember, everyone in the draw gets one share in MFC each and every month....
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15/05/23

Win tickets to every home league match for the 2023/24 season with cinch

As another enthralling cinch SPFL season draws to a close, here is your chance to make sure you are there for the big kick-off next season! cinch, the title partner of the SPFL, is giving away a pair of tickets to every home league match for the entire 2023/24 season. This is your chance to cheer on your team in...
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12/05/23

MIGHTY MO ACADEMY GRADUTAES OFFERED FIRST TEAM DEALS

Montrose FC have offered youngsters Luca Giacomini, Callum Grant and Cammy Middleton one year deals as all three graduate from the Links Park Youth Academy. Luca came through the Dundee FC youth system before a spell with Arbroath Lads Club before signing for Montrose in 2020. The 18 year old midfielder has made 5 appearances from the bench this campaign,...
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12/05/23

RAFFLE WINNERS

Congratulations to Mark Chalmers, Ian Marr and John Wands who were winners in our last Hospitality Raffle of the season. John won the wine, Ian the signed ball and Mark the top prize of a signed home shirt, which were all presented by Director Barry O’Neill....
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12/05/23

SWPL2 PLAYER OF THE MONTH – APRIL

𝑷𝑶𝑻𝑴 | 𝑪𝒐𝒏𝒈𝒓𝒂𝒕𝒔 𝒕𝒐 𝑮𝒂𝒎𝒎𝒊𝒆! Charlotte has been voted as @SWPL2 Player Of The Month for April. Well done Char! @hmfcalum...
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12/05/23

CHAMPIONS!

𝑾𝑬 𝑨𝑹𝑬 𝑺𝑾𝑷𝑳 2 𝑪𝑯𝑨𝑴𝑷𝑰𝑶𝑵𝑺!  𝗕𝗔𝗖𝗞 𝗧𝗢 𝗕𝗔𝗖𝗞 𝗣𝗥𝗢𝗠𝗢𝗧𝗜𝗢𝗡𝗦..  𝐶𝑙𝑢𝑏 ℎ𝑖𝑠𝑡𝑜𝑟𝑦… 𝑐𝑟𝑒𝑎𝑡𝑒𝑑 𝑟𝑖𝑔ℎ𝑡 ℎ𝑒𝑟𝑒! 𝑻𝒐𝒑 𝒕𝒊𝒆𝒓𝒇𝒐𝒐𝒕𝒃𝒂𝒍𝒍… 𝒉𝒆𝒓𝒆 𝒘𝒆 𝒄𝒐𝒎𝒆!!! ...
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12/05/23

PETRIE SECURES BACKROOM STAFF FOR ANOTHER YEAR

Stewart Petrie’s backroom staff have committed their futures to the Club for at least another season. Coach Iain Campbell, Physio Scott Shepherd and Chris Simpson as Sports Scientist have all agreed contract extensions, keeping the team together for the foreseeable future. Petrie, always vocally supportive of those behind the scenes said, “Ross and I remain very fortunate to enjoy, week...
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10/05/23

PAYING RESPECTS TO DAVE

For those wishing to pay their respects to our dear friend and Vice Chairman David Laing, his funeral cortege with pass Links Park Stadium tomorrow (Thu) morning at 10:45am. The procession will travel down Wellington Street, turn in the main cark park in full view of the Main Stand before heading back up Wellington Street. Please also note the office at...
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10/05/23

MIGHTY MO SIGN GOALKEEPER GILL

Montrose FC have agreed terms with Cammy Gill on a 2 year deal that will see the goalkeeper move from Angus neighbours Arbroath FC next month, joining the Links Park outfit until the summer of 2025. Cammy started his career with Edinburgh South Boys Club before signing for Dunfermline Athletic in 2008, where he worked his way through the youth...
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10/05/23

RAFFLE WINNERS

Congratulations to Barry Edwards, Scott Wilson and Scott Dunn who were winners in our last Hospitality Raffle of the season. Scott Dunn won the wine, Scott Wilson the signed ball and Barry the top prize of a signed home shirt, which were all presented by Assistant Manager Ross Campbell....
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09/05/23

YOUNG STAGGIES LOANEE DEPARTS

With Montrose’s season now concluded, loanee Adam Mackinnon will now return to his parent club Ross County. The talented midfielder first arrived at Links Park in August last year, quickly becoming a regular starter for Stewart Petrie’s side, making 17 appearances and scoring twice before being recalled by County boss Malky Mackay at Christmas. The 20 year old was then...
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09/05/23

GABLE ENDIES REWARD IMPRESSIVE YOUNG STOPPER WITH CONTRACT EXTENSION

Montrose FC have extended the contract of talented keeper Ross Matthews for a further 2 years, keeping the goalie at Links Park until the summer of 2025. The 20 year old Academy Graduate, who earned his first pro-contract at the turn of the year has now made 11 appearances for Stewart Petrie’s side and continues to develop and impress with...
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09/05/23

BALL SPONSOR

Many thanks to our main sponsor Carnegie Fuels Ltd, who were Ball Sponsor for our last home game of the season against Alloa. As a token of our appreciation, Director Peter Davidson presented Chloe Carnegie with a signed match ball....
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08/05/23

TRIO SET TO DEPART LINKS PARK

Montrose FC have announced that Lewis Milne, Matty Allan and Mark Whatley are to leave the club this summer. Milne arrived from Angus neighbours Forfar Athletic in January of 2018, helping guide Stewart Petrie’s side to an historic league title run in with 11 goals in 16 appearances. The 29 year old has since gone on to make 131 appearances...
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04/05/23

GABLE ENDIES SIGN PROMISING HERIOT-WATT SCHOLARSHIP GRADUATE

Montrose FC have agreed terms with Ali Shrive from Heriot-Watt University that will see the up-coming talented midfielder join the Links Park side in the summer on a two year. The Banchory-born student has anchored the midfield of his universities side for the past 5 seasons whilst completing his Business Management studies and Master’s degree in Investment Management and Finance....
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02/05/23

SUPPORTERS CLUB PRESENT MIGHTY MO WITH HALF TIME DRAW DONATION

Montrose FC Supporters Club have donated over £3k to the Club as a result of their half time draw ticket sales from across the season. Supporters Club Chairman, Graham Christieson said, “Through the hard work and sales of half-time draws we were delighted to be able to donate this amount to the Club. We would like to thank everyone that has...
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01/05/23

CLUB 500 – APRIL DRAW

We caught up with young Callum Grant at the Club’s Annual Awards night at the weekend to get a glimpse of what it’s like to progress through our Academy and break into the first team, after which of course, he drew this months 3 BIG winners. Watch the full draw here: https://youtu.be/RlfgJz5HLMA...
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01/05/23

DILLON SWEEPS THE BOARD AT CLUB END OF SEASON AWARDS

Sean Dillon walked off with an impressive hat trick of trophies at Montrose FC’s End of Season Awards presentation evening at the weekend, held in association with the MFC Supporters Club Arriving as a marquee signing in 2017, the 39 year old’s contribution to Stewart Petrie’s side remains clear for all to see, with the Irishman being voted the Supporters...
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28/04/23

5 YEARS ON… THE VIDEO

Today marks 5 years since we clinched our second championship title, so we took the chance to reminisce with the Gaffer and his Assistant about what was an incredibly emotional day that will live long in the memory. Watch the video interview here: https://youtu.be/-_qHWfi71_Y...
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27/04/23

REMEMBERING DAVID

The Club are still struggling to come to terms with the sudden and tragic passing of our dear friend and Vice Chairman David Laing late last week. David joined the Board back in 2011 making a significant contribution throughout his 12 years of devoted service, playing an important role as the Club emerged from years in the wilderness into the...
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27/04/23

5 YEARS ON (MINUS 1 DAYS)

This Friday marks 5 years since we clinched our second championship title, setting many records in the process, including… DEFEATS – Five defeats in total bettered our previous best of 8 in 1984/5, 1974/5 and 1975/6. Least number of away defeats, 2 bettered previous best of 4 in 94/5....
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26/04/23

5 YEARS ON (MINUS 2 DAYS)

This Friday marks 5 years since we clinched our second championship title, setting many records in the process, including… RECORD FOR AWAY CLEAN SHEETS – A shutout at Peterhead in February 2018 was our 6th consecutive away clean sheet, a new club record, and Fleming notched up a total of 18 clean sheets in the league....
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25/04/23

CLUB 500 – CONGRATS GUY!

Guy Salmond was runner up in our March draw, winning £100. If you want to be amongst our next BIG winners, JOIN TODAY – and remember, everyone in the draw gets one share in MFC each and every month....
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25/04/23

5 YEARS ON (MINUS 3 DAYS)

This Friday marks 5 years since we clinched our second championship title, setting many records in the process, including… RECORD FOR AWAY WINS IN A SEASON – 12 away wins in a single league season beat our previous best of 11 in 1994/5 and 1984/5, both of which were promotion seasons....
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24/04/23

5 YEARS ON (MINUS 4 DAYS)

This Friday marks 5 years since we clinched our second championship title, setting many records in the process, including… POINTS RECORD – 77 points in a season bettered our previous best of 76 in 1974/75 (having upgraded that year to 3 for a win)....
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23/04/23

QUEEN OF THE SOUTH 2-3 MONTROSE 

Montrose came to Palmerston Park with a very threadlike squad and only had one outfield substitute apart from two Club Academy youngsters. They lined up with Matthews in goal then Allan, Waddell, Watson and Whatley in the back four with Gardyne and Masson in midfield along with Machado and Brown down the wings to support McAllister and Lyons up top....
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22/04/23

DAVID LAING

It is with an extremely sad and heavy heart that we must announce the sudden and tragic passing yesterday of our Vice Chairman David Laing.  Our sincere and heartfelt sympathy, thoughts and condolences are with his wife Jen and family at this most difficult of times. ...
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21/04/23

CONGRATS RORY ON HISTORIC GOAL

Having scored incredibly his 300th professional goal recently against FC Edinburgh, we finally got the chance to catch up with striker Rory McAllister to reflect on a remarkable personal achievement and for Chairman John Crawford to present a commemorative Mo top to mark the occasion. Watch Rory’s interview here: https://youtu.be/TnJEEwRZglw...
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20/04/23

RAFFLE WINNERS

Congratulations to Gary Dunn, Brian ‘Beefy’ Stewart and Grant Bannerman who were winners in last Saturday’s Hospitality Raffle. Grant won the wine, Beefy the signed ball and Gary the top prize of a signed home shirt, which were all presented by Assistant Manager Ross Campbell....
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19/04/23

RAFFLE WINNERS

Congratulations to Iain Bell, Ray Phillimore and Ian Cheyne who were winners in last Saturday’s Hospitality Raffle. Ian won the wine, Ray the signed ball and Iain the top prize of a signed home shirt, which were all presented by Director Michael Fotheringham....
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18/04/23

BALL SPONSOR

Many thanks to SCF Partners, who were both our Match and Ball Sponsor last Saturday against Peterhead. As a token of our appreciation, Vice Chairman David Laing presented Peter Stuart with a signed match ball....
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17/04/23

LYONS REACHES 100 APPEARANCES FOR MIGHTY MO

Montrose FC forward Blair Lyons clocked up his 100th appearance for the Gable Endies recently in an entertaining 3-3 home draw with Kelty Hearts, becoming incredibly the tenth player of the current squad to pass the century mark for the Club. Manager Stewart Petrie brought the 26 year old to Links Park in the summer of 2019 from Lowland League...
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16/04/23

MAN OF THE MATCH

Matheus Machado was picked as the best of the bunch yesterday by Match Sponsors SCF Partners. Adam Kerr presented Matheus with his trophy and bubbly, kindly sponsored by Fotheringham Homes....
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16/04/23

MONTROSE 2-1 PETERHEAD

MONTROSE piled the pressure on relegation-threatened Peterhead with a relatively comfortable victory at Links Park. The best chance of the opening 10 minutes saw Matheus Machado force former Montrose goalkeeper Stuart McKenzie into a save when he cut inside and fired a shot at goal. The goalkeeper was called into action again from the corner that followed, Kerr Waddell having...
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15/04/23

POST MATCH REACTION

The thoughts of Assistant Manager Ross Campbell after todays deserved win against Peterhead https://youtu.be/rwEENyUbcWQ...
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13/04/23

REMEMBERING WILLIE CALLAGHAN

We were extremely saddened to learn today of the passing of former player Willie Callaghan at the age of just 56. Willie was signed by Manager Jim Leishman in February 1992 from Inverness Thistle and featured 16 times for the Gable Endies before moving on to Cowdenbeath in the September of the same year as part of a player swap...
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12/04/23

MONTROSE 1-2 FALKIRK 

Despite working hard  in poor weather conditions Montrose were unable to overcome a slick Falkirk side who deserved their victory. Falkirk always looked in command in the first half and their pressure paid off on 18 minutes when home keeper Ross Matthews could only parry a shot and  Kai Kennedy was on hand to head home the rebound. Kennedy got...
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10/04/23

AIRDRIEONIANS 3-0 MONTROSE 

Montrose used their squad to rotate and to try and find the winning formula in a difficult run of fixtures towards the tail end of the season with games against not just those wanting to get in the play-off at the top but also the play-off at the other end. In came Johnston and Whatley for McAllister and Brown with...
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