Keena’s Kracker rounds off fine day in Fife

2018-02-11T10:21:23+00:00 February 10th, 2018|

East Fife 0 Queen’s Park 2

It’s more than 10 years since Frankie Carroll rounded off a great day at Bayview by scoring the final goal of what had been a magical season as the Spiders clinched promotion via the play-offs with a 3-0 win over East […]

Blog 44 – Hampden Park and the Scottish Football Association

2018-01-31T13:50:56+00:00 January 31st, 2018|

Last Tuesday at its board meeting the Scottish FA decided to continue to explore the options of remaining at Hampden Park as well as moving matches to Murrayfield in Edinburgh.

Queen’s Park welcome the Scottish FA’s decision to further explore remaining at Hampden Park, Scotland’s National Stadium, and are […]

Painful lesson from Ayr finishing school

2018-01-27T20:18:04+00:00 January 27th, 2018|

Queen’s Park 1 Ayr United 4

THERE are few more nervous pursuits than window-watching while your significant other is in some shop testing the melting point of joint-account plastic.

It reminds Homer of the time his wife had her credit card stolen, but the police were not informed. Well, the […]

Stuart Balmer joins Queen’s Park’s coaching staff

2018-01-26T13:34:28+00:00 January 26th, 2018|

Stuart Balmer has joined Queen’s Park’s coaching staff as assistant coach to the first team.

Stuart played for a number of clubs including Charlton Athletic, Wigan, Oldham, Clyde and Hamilton Accies.

Stuart joined the coaching staff at Ross County in 2011 and was assistant manager for two season.

He moved to […]

Blog 43 – Thoughts on a Winter Shutdown

2018-01-26T07:30:34+00:00 January 26th, 2018|

Last Friday I was talking to Albion Rovers’ chairman Ronnie Boyd at an SPFL General Meeting in Hampden. Rovers were scheduled to play St. Johnstone at Cliftonhill in the cup on the following day, and, not surprisingly, he was anxious that the game should go ahead. The immediate […]