After last weekends Scottish Cup penalty win over Benburb, we move back to WoSFL Premier Division action with an away game to Hurlford.
Pollok are currently 2nd in the league table with a record of 4 wins, 2 draws and one defeat. After the Scottish Cup win we have been drawn away to Penicuik Athletic in the First Round. Top scorers at this early stage of the season are Adam Forde with 7 goals, Grant Anderson with 4, and Calum Gow, Chris Duff and Darren Christie on 3.
Hurlford were in Scottish Junior Cup action last week when they beat Sunnybank 3-2 at Blair Park. The Ford have started the season well, with only one defeat coming against Benburb. They currently sit in 5th place in the league with 3 wins, 2 draws, and the one defeat.
Hurlford were formed in 1912 and are managed by Darren Henderson. The last trophy they picked up was the West of Scotland League Cup which they won last season beating Kilwinning. They have won one Scottish Junior Cup, lifting the famous trophy in 2014.
Several former players have played for Kilmarnock, David Bagan, a cup winner with Killie, Davie Sneddon, a league winner with Killie in 1965, and a man of many clubs, Mark Roberts.
In the past five matches in all competitions between the clubs has seen Hurlford edge the results with two wins, there have been two draws and one win for Pollok. That win for the Lok came in the last meeting between the sides in February when Pollok won 4-0 at Blair Park, the scorers on the day were Forde, Burns, S McCann and Nelson.
|September 9, 2023||14:00||West of Scotland Football League Premier Division||2023-24||90'|