It’s still two close to call in battle to beat the drop

2018-04-15T09:25:55+00:00 April 14th, 2018|

Raith Rovers 2 Queen’s Park 0

The fixture list may have shown that Queeen’s Park were in Fife today taking on Raith Rovers, but your scribe would not have been alone in thinking that events 50 miles away in Airdrie would have a bigger bearing on the […]

Queen’s close the gap … but it’s a chance missed

2018-03-31T21:11:42+00:00 March 31st, 2018|

Queen’s Park 0 Airdrieonians 0

REPORTS of our death — on and off the park — have been greatly exaggerated, if Homer may quote another venerable scribe.

Games may be disappearing faster than Vladimir Putin’s foreign “diplomats”, with just five matches left to complete the regular season, but […]

Blog 47 – Hampden Park (again)

2018-03-30T07:54:52+00:00 March 30th, 2018|

Some things don’t ever appear to change. One of the favourite targets for Scottish sports writers and pundits over the years has been Hampden Park. The access, the parking, the catering, the sightlines, the pitch, the atmosphere have all been criticised by some commentators who don’t mind taking […]

Keena at the double as Queen’s win on the road

2018-03-17T20:49:41+00:00 March 17th, 2018|

Stranraer 1 Queen’s Park 3

There’s a tendency to describe every important football match as a “must win game,” and while that exaggeration can be tedious, there was no doubt that the Spiders’ encounter with Stranraer today came very close to being in that category.

We’re at the […]