PLEA TO SPFL: IDENTIFY CLUBS WILLING TO PLAY

Earlier this week Club Chairman Gary Deans gave an in-depth interview to Michael Grant at The Times…   Plea to SPFL: Identify clubs willing to play Falkirk chairman wants emergency reform of league Michael Grant, Scottish Football Correspondent The Falkirk chairman Gary Deans has called on the Scottish Professional Football League to devise a league…

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SEASON TICKET UPDATE

As you are all aware there remains a great deal of uncertainty on when football will restart, and when we will be able to get back to the Falkirk Stadium. The club are conscious that due to the premature ending of the 2019/20 season those who have purchased season tickets have paid for and seen four…

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ANOTHER BUMPER WEEK FOR FALKIRK FC 50/50

It’s been another remarkable week for the Falkirk FC virtual 50/50 draw which has now raised over £10,000 for the club and paid out the same amount in prize money to Falkirk supporters over the last 8 weeks. In the current climate the figures raised are a true testament to the loyalty of Falkirk supporters…

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PETER GODFREY: IN-DEPTH INTERVIEW

We spoke to Falkirk native and former Bairn Peter Godfrey on the years he spent with The Bairns after joining Jim Jeffries side in the victorious 1990/91 season. Peter returned to his hometown team as a seasoned professional following a successful seven-year spell at St Mirren, where he established himself as a Buddies legend. “I…

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: WILLIE WHIGHAM – LEGEND

WILLIE WHIGHAM – LEGEND Falkirk fans of a certain vintage will remember collecting bubble-gum cards in their youth and in particular certain sets of Scottish Footballers produced by A &BC Chewing Gum. It was a rarity for Scottish Football to be given its own sets and Falkirk players featured regularly. Early 1960s sets included players…

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A FANS MEMORY OF 97

Lifelong fan Ross Wayne recalls his memories of these 2 iconic fixtures. What are yours? Saturday – 10 days before… The two Celtic games in 97 will always be “up there” for me in my greatest games following the Bairns. Two games, one stadium, same supporters but two very different matches and 2 very different…

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KEVIN MCALLISTER: 1997 MEMORIES

While manager Alex Totten told us of his fond memories of both Scottish Cup semi-final games in 1997, Falkirk’s player of the millennium Kevin McAllister, or ‘Crunchie’ as he is affectionately known by fans and those who know him, recalled his fondest memories from the replay. Given how that replay ended, it’s easy to see…

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ANDY SEATON: 1997 MEMORIES

As part of our build up to Wednesday night’s special Midweek Falkirk Fix on Falkirk TV, Andy Seaton looks back on our famous Scottish Cup Semi-Final ties v Celtic in 1997. When Falkirk drew Celtic in the 1997 Scottish Cup semi-final, most of the experienced squad members saw it as just another game while still…

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JAMIE MCGOWAN: 1997 MEMORIES

As part of our build up to Wednesday night’s special Midweek Falkirk Fix on Falkirk TV, Jamie McGowan looks back on our famous Scottish Cup Semi-Final ties v Celtic in 1997. The Bairns went into the semi-finals as massive underdogs to a Celtic team that, although struggling by their standards, were still fearsome opponents. Despite…

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ALEX TOTTEN: 1997 MEMORIES

As part of our build up to Wednesday night’s special Midweek Falkirk Fix on Falkirk TV, Alex Totten looks back on our famous Scottish Cup Semi-Final ties v Celtic in 1997. “Alec Totten’s made a big mistake there. You don’t get two bites of the cherry against the Old Firm. He should have kept Kevin…

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ON TO VICTORY – NEW 2020/21 STRIPS

We are officially launching our new home and away kits on Monday morning. One thing we are certain of at Falkirk Football Club, that we will emerge victorious when football returns… As ever, our home kit will be the classic navy blue, but this time with a spin. Across the classic navy blue is a new…

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50/50 DRAW RESULT – SATURDAY 16TH MAY

You’ve done it again! The prize pot has increased for the 7th week in a row! Thanks to your incredible support £1,898 will be won this afternoon, with £1,898 going to the Club.‬ In true matchday style, here is Announcer Dave Mac to announce the winner… The winner of our second prize, the new strip,…

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TAM SCOBBIE: IN-DEPTH INTERVIEW

For this week’s feature article, we spoke to Tam Scobbie. The 32-year-old began playing for The Bairns aged 12 and spent over ten years at the club, through many highs and lows. He spoke about cup finals, European trips, relegations and injury woes as we took a look back at his career in the navy…

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: DAYLIGHT ROBBERY

DAYLIGHT ROBBERY – 1943 STYLE Falkirk fans felt most aggrieved at the 1997 Scottish Cup Final against Kilmarnock at Ibrox, when referee Hugh Dallas ruled out what looked like a valid equaliser from Neil Oliver on the say-so of linesman Sandy Roy. Those at the game refused to believe it, and it seemed that referee…

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