From the sports’ archives: 30 years ago

Football: Clyde 2, Brechin City 2.
Brechin’s three new recruits turned out at Shawfield on Saturday and Graeme Payne, substituting for Doug Lees, scored the goal that saved a point for his new club. The other newcomers were Perry (impressive midfielder) and Derek O’Connor in attack. Eadie put City ahead in the 40th minute,but Clyde drew level in the 50th minute through Pollock, Clyde then took the lead in the 72nd minute through McLindon, before Payne equalised for Brechin.

Football: Friockheim 2, Brechin Harp 8.
It wasn’t until the second half, and against the wing, that Harp really turned it on and ran out easy winners in the first leg of the cup semi-final.