40 years ago

Football: Cowdenbeath, 2; Brechin City, 1.
On a wind-swept pitch, with the wind behind them City put up a good show in the fist half and deserved their one-goal lead; but in the second half the homesters fought back and grabbed the winning goal 10 minutes from time.

Football: Brechin Victoria, 2; Downfield, 2.
Vics went ahead after nine minutes when Wood netted the ball outwith the keepers reach. In 16 minutes, the visitors drew level when Gray touched home a corner. Vics restored their lead through Wood in the 21 minute. Downfield equalised again in the 75th minute through Gray to level the match.