30 years ago

Football: Brechin City, 0; Dumbarton, 3.

Dumbarton had no great difficulty in maintaining their promotion challenge at Glebe Park on Saturday, replacing their normal game with hustling tactics which put the homesters right off their stride. Brechin’s failures in the offside trap gave the visitors two of their three goals.

Football: matrix cup final; Brechin FPs, 3; Dockers, 2.

Brechin FPs put their league form behind them to deservedly win the Matrix Cup at Glebe Park. In a firstr half they almost totally dominated they took the elad after three minutes when John Burness rose to head in Duff’s cross. The Dockers equalised when Sam Leslie headed in a kick after 10 minutes.