IN-DEPTH INTERVIEW: BRIAN ‘BOMBER’ BROWN

For this week’s interview we spoke to member of the Falkirk FC Hall of Fame, Brian ‘Bomber’ Brown. Bomber, who played nearly 300 games for The Bairns from 1977 to 1884, grew up in Falkirk and was born into a Falkirk supporting family. “My younger sister did the books for Falkirk after I left and…

VERIFIER LOCAL HERO AWARD

Kieran Koszary and Stuart Comrie from Verifier Security Systems presented Falkirk fan Gillian Laird with our final Local Hero of the Month Award in recognition of her fantastic work during lockdown at both the Emergency Childcare Hub and her ongoing support to the children and parents at Langlees ELCC. The club received dozens of nominations…

BAIRNS SIGN CALLUMN MORRISON

Falkirk FC is delighted to announce the signing of Callumn Morrison from Heart of Midlothian. The 21-year old winger has put pen to paper on a one year deal, with the option of a second. Callumn has played a total of 42 times for the Jambos first team since making his debut against Partick Thistle…

BAIRNS DRAWN IN BETFRED GROUP E

Falkirk have been drawn in Group E of the Betfred Cup alongside Dunfermline, Clyde, Dumbarton and Kilmarnock. Ties will be scheduled and announced in new course with the five possible match dates as follows: MD1: Tuesday October 6 MD2: Saturday October 10 MD3: Tuesday October 13 MD4: Tuesday November 10 MD5: Saturday November 14

BOBBY OLEJNIK: IN-DEPTH INTERVIEW

Over the years, Falkirk have had several successful goalkeepers. One player in particular who joined the Bairns midway through their last stint in the Premiership, and helped them through two more top flight campaigns, was Austrian goalkeeper, Bobby Olejnik. Robert made the move from Austria to the UK aged just 17. Having played at under-14s…

GOAL OF THE DECADE WINNER

Congratulations to Luke Leahy who won our Goal of the Decade Competition in association with Behind the Wall thanks to his stunning strike v Livingston!   The top 3 👇 3rd – Blair Alston v Hamilton (2012/13) 2nd – Craig Sibbald v Hearts (2014/15) 1st – Luke Leahy v Livingston (2015/16)

THROWBACK THURSDAY: CALL THE DUKE

CALL THE DUKE In normal times, every Friday afternoon a group of guys gather at the right-hand side of the bar in The Wheatsheaf in Baxter’s Wynd. The topics of conversation invariably centre on Football and there is a fair amount of knowledge and experience in the group. The group start their gatherings with a…

TRIO OF NEW DIRECTORS APPOINTED

Falkirk Football Club is delighted to announce the appointment of three new non-executive Directors who will join the club’s board. Gordon Colborn, Colin McFarlane and Gordon Wright will join the board effective immediately, with their respective appointments subject to ratification at a General Meeting of shareholders, which is being planned for late August/early September. The…

AIDAN KEENA SIGNS FROM HARTLEPOOL UNITED

Falkirk FC is delighted to announce the signing of Aidan Keena from Hartlepool United FC, subject to international clearance. Aidan signs a two-year deal at The Falkirk Stadium after both clubs agreed undisclosed transfer terms. The 21-year old Irishman has spent the last six months at the Pools where he featured 8 times pre-lockdown, scoring…

DAVID HAGEN: FUNERAL DETAILS & THANK YOU

During Saturday’s 50/50 Draw a tremendous £3267 was raised for MND Scotland in memory of David Hagen.  Thank you to each and every supporter who took part, culminating in our highest 50/50 total to date. Commenting on social media, MND Scotland, said: “Thank you to all the fans at Falkirk FC and beyond who supported…