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SWPL 1: Joy of Six for Spartans as win secures top flight status

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A rejuvenated Spartans hit Forfar for six and secured their status in next season’s top flight at Ainslie Park on Sunday.

 

Having picked up seven points from their last three games together with a impressive win over Celtic to earn a Scottish Cup semi final spot, Debbi McCulloch’s side went into the game knowing a win would all but guarantee a place at the top table next season. The visitors visited the capital on the back of a four match losing streak and clearly looking to dent the hosts enthusiasm. (more…)

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Latest News: McCulloch makes return to take charge ahead of crucial SWPL clash

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Spartans have unveiled their new look Coaching Management Team ahead of the restart of the Scottish Women’s Premier League.

 

Returning to the helm is Debbi McCulloch whilst outgoing Head Coach Paul Greig takes up a further internal coaching role within the Spartans Family, where he will assist the Men’s Under 20s team during their 2018/19 campaign.

 

Joining Debbi in the dug-out will be Assistant Head Coach Scott Noble and Coach Craig Booth.

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Vacancy: SWPL Head of Goalkeeping Coach

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An exciting opportunity has arisen to join SWPL 1 side Spartans as Head of Goalkeeping Coach.

 

Minimum qualifications Goalkeeping Level 2/Disclosure Scotland PVG Certificate, Preferred qualifications Goalkeeping Level 3/UEFA B Licence.

 

10 hours per week approximately, covering a minimum of two GK specific training sessions per week with potential of attending game days on Sunday’s and when available. (more…)

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Friends Legal & Macron sign new kit partnership with Spartans Women

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Scottish Women’s Premier League football club Spartans Women is delighted to announce an apparel partnership with global sports brand Macron. The kit partnership will see Macron supply playing jerseys and training wear to players, coaches and club members across the Spartans Family.

 

Spartans Women FC, formed in 2008, will continue in our traditional colours, wearing a white and red Macron Titan jersey throughout the next two seasons for home fixtures, whilst choosing the royal blue and white Titan jersey for the away jersey.

 

Additionally, we are overjoyed to announce a new five figure two-year shirt and training kit deal with specialist personal injury law practice Friends Legal. Spartans players Rachel Harrison, Alanna Marshall and Michaela McAlonie met this evening, at Ainslie Park, to launch the new deal which will provide important backing to the team as they look ahead to the next two seasons.

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Interview: We talk to new Spartans SWPL Head Coach Paul Greig

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Spartans FC are delighted to unveil Paul Greig as their new Head Coach for the 2018 SWPL 1 campaign.

 

 

Greig returns to his native Scotland after successful spells in opposite sides of the world, having coached in both New Zealand and America.

 

 

Greig takes over at the helm from Suzy Shepherd in a bid to re-energise the squad that finished fifth in the table following a rollercoaster campaign.

 

 

The new manager was introduced to players at a specially convened meeting at Ainslie Park on Monday evening following his selection from a strong field of candidates.

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U11 Blues leave it late in hard-worked win

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Coach Zsolt Jakri gives us the lowdown on how his young side battled back to snatch the win.
 
 
It was probably the warm Scottish weather to blame, but the team started very slowly, with a more experienced and older Cockenzie team leading attack after attack.
 
 

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