Fixture News – Lok head out on their travels in November

The calendar of games for November is filling up with games against Arthurlie, Royal Albert, Kilbirnie and Cumnock all now confirmed.

On Saturday 4th November, the ‘lok will make the short trip to Dunterlie Park to face Arthurlie in the McBookie Super Premier.

Pollok hit the road again a week later but this time on West of Scotland cup duty as they head for Stonehouse to play Royal Albert of the Central League.

Pollok will round off the month of November with two more McBookie Super League fixtures. Firstly, on Novermber 18th, the ‘lok will travel to Valefield Park to face Kilbirnie Ladeside in the reverse fixture to our opening league game of the season. A week later on November 25th, we’ll welcome Cumnock back to Newlandsfield in a repeat of last season’s West of Scotland Cup Final.

Keep an eye on the fixtures page for details of all forthcoming fixtures as well as team lineups and goalscorers for previous matches this season.

04/11/17 Arthurlie (a)

11/11/17 Royal Albert (a)

18/11/17 Kilbirnie Ladeside (a)

25/11/17 Cumnock (h)

Squad News: Lok sign McGregor

Pollok are delighted to announce the signing of Ryan McGregor.

A versatile central midfielder, Ryan is no stranger to the Newlandsfield support having played 23 times for Pollok in the 2009-10 season, scoring 6 goals along the way. Ryan has been without a club since his departure from Arthurlie last month where he had spent the previous five seasons.

Ryan joins the squad for this afternoon’s game against Kilwinning.

NEW FIXTURE – Pollok v Renfrew, SLC Semi Final

After tonights 5-0 victory against Forth in the Sectional League Cup, Pollok will now face Renfrew FC in the semi final of the competition.

The match will take place on Wednesday 6th September with a 7:30pm kick off. The match will be moved to New Western Park in Renfrew so that the match can be played under the floodlights.

The winner of this semi final will go on to face Super Premier newcomers Clydebank who beat Cambuslang Rangers 5-1 in the other semi final.

Fixture details here

Fixture Update – Glenafton v Pollok

Pollok will travel to play the reigning league champions, Glenafton at Loch Park on Saturday 30th September.

This will round off a busy month in the league for the ‘Lok concluding a schedule of games including Kilwinning (away 2/9), Girvan (home 9/9), Kirkintilloch Rob Roy (away 16/9), Hurlford Utd (home (23/9).

Full details of forthcoming fixtures can be found on the fixtures and results page.

Confirmed fixture – Pollok v Hurlford Utd – 23/9/2017

It is now confirmed that due to Pollok receiving a bye in the Scottish Junior Cup 1st Round, that we will host Hurlford United at Newlandsfield on Saturday 23rd September (KO 2pm) in the McBookie.com West Superleague.

Pollok’s next game is this evening in the Sectional League Cup Quarter Final away to Forth Wanderers. The next home league game is on Saturday 9th September when we host newly promoted Girvan. Full fixture details can be found here

 

Scottish Junior Cup First Round Draw

UPDATE: POLLOK RECEIVE A BYE

The draw for the first round of the Scottish Junior Cup will take place this evening at Hampden Park.

A number of sides will receive first round byes to whittle down the entry list to 128 teams with the junior sides competing in the Senior Scottish Cup also joining at the second round.

Last season Pollok received a bye in the first round and went on to draw Glentanar of Aberdeen in round two before being defeated after a hard fought replay against eventual finalists, Auchinleck.

Three time winners

Pollok’s last success in the trophy came in 1997 but they have reached the final as recently as 2016, where they were unlucky to lose out on penalties to Beith Juniors.

First round draw

Culter V East Kilbride Thistle

Dunipace V Dunbar United

Kirkintilloch Rob Roy V Glenrothes

Glasgow Perthshire V Dundee North End

Rutherglen Glencairn V Kirriemuir Thistle

Arniston Rangers V St Andrews United

Ardeer Thistle V Yoker Athletic

Penicuik Athletic V Livingston United

Kello Rovers V Arthurlie

Maryhill V Irvine Meadow

Longside V Deveronside

Troon V Renfrew

Bonnyrigg Rose V Shettleston

Lochee Harp V Bo’ness United

Tayport V Cumbernauld United

Burghead Thistle V Shotts Bon Accord

Thornton Hibs V Ellon United

Kilwinning Rangers V Saltcoats Victoria

Musselburgh Athletic V Newburgh Thistle

Ardrossan Winton Rovers V Banchory St Ternan

Broxburn Athletic V Fraserburgh United

Rosyth V Dundee East Craigie

Pumpherston V Cambuslang Rangers

Aberdeen University V Kirkcaldy YMCA

Irvine Victoria V Maybole

Lewis United V Bathgate Thistle

Rossvale V Greenock

Hill of Beath Hawthorn V New Elgin

Newmains United V Annbank United

(Ties to be played 23/09/2017)

‘Buy a Brick’ for Pollok

You may remember late last year we launched the ‘buy a brick’ scheme which gave you the chance to have a brick with your own name or message, added to the pavillion wall. The first batch were added toward the end of last season, and look great. Many an admiring glance has been cast in their direction.

If you fancy treating yourself and becoming part of the ‘bricks and mortar’ of the club, drop Bryan Walker an email on merchandise@pollokfc.com. If you want to be part of the next batch, be quick, we’ll be sending away an order tomorrow (Mon 21st Aug)!

A reminder on exactly what you get, is below

Are you looking for an unusual gift? Are you celebrating a special occasion? Would you like to remember a loved one?

Buying a brick at Newlandsfield is a great way to mark any occasion while supporting your club. A unique gift that lasts for years and that any Pollok fan will be proud to own.

The bricks can be engraved with up to two lines of lettering with a maximum of 16 characters per line including spaces, and comes with a commemorative certificate of authenticity as a personal memento. 

You can purchase a brick fascia with your own personal message, whether it be your name, motto or date of birth for just £34.99!

Each new brick will be initially added to the pavilion wall as upon entrance to the ground, and comes complete with a certificate of authenticity that you can frame or present as a gift.

This buy a brick scheme run by Pollok FC provides a unique opportunity for supporters to make their mark and become part of the history – and the future – of this famous club. Please join with other fans, players – past and present – and staff ensuring support this way.

Terms and conditions apply.

Order yours today……………. 

Terms and Conditions

Pollok Football Club reserve the right to refuse unsuitable inscriptions.

The buyer has no influence over the location of the brick.

Bricks remain the sole property of Pollok Football Club.

The buyer does not acquire any rights to use the name of Pollok Football Club, to imply affiliation, sponsorship, selection of approval or endorsement with the Club.

The buyer recognises that the brick may chip, crack wear or otherwise become damaged due to any natural causes without liability to Pollok Football Club.

You will receive your certificate after you have ordered but the actual brick will be laid at the earliest opportunity at Newlandsfield.