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Injury Boost For McMahon

STRIKER Craig McMahon is set to return to training this week after being given the all-clear by the hospital. The former Ferguslie Star player has been out for two months after being crocked in the cup win over Westerlands at the McMaster Centre. He suffered a fracture as a result of a synical tackle and…

Triple Treat For Players

CALEDONIAN League Select manager Raymond Masterton has named three of our players in his next squad. Defensive duo Michael McKinnon and Donald Morrison along with striker Jordan Devine have been picked to face Dunipace Juniors at Dalziel Park in Motherwell on Tuesday, October 27. Masterton watched the team for the first time since we joined…

We’re backing St Vincent’s Hospice

Our players are once again showing their support for deserving local charity St Vincent’s this season. The adult squad have recently purchased new training kit for their regular sessions throughout the season. And whilst the jersey would normally be blank across the front, the club decided it would be a good place to promote the…

New Official Club Website

Welcome to the new Thorn Athletic Official website! We are delighted to launch the new club website and to promote the club throughout Scottish Football and keep all fans up to date. We hope you enjoy the new website and would appreciate your feedback and any suggestions of features you would like to see added to…

Scottish Cup Draw

THORN ATHLETIC landed a tough-looking tie in the second round of this season’s Foster’s Scottish Amateur Cup. We will face the winners of fellow Caledonian League side Cambria and Ayrshire outfit Troon Dundonald. They played out a 1-1 draw in Troon last week and will have to do it all over again this weekend (September…

West of Scotland Cup Draw

THORN will go into the unknown after drawing an away tie to Saturday morning outfit Red Star in the second round of the Colville Park Country Club West of Scotland Cup. Like most teams the Johnstone side received a bye in the first round. But they will need to do their homework ahead of meeting…

Juniors Put To Sword

TWO excellent victories over Johnstone Burgh and Benburb saw Thorn win the four-team pre-season tournament hosted by the Keanie Park side. A 3-1 triumph over Burgh in their first game on the Saturday clinched a place in the final 24 hours later. Benburb saw off East Kilbride Thistle to set up a final against the…