Motherwell FC Football News http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/channel/rss/ Motherwell FC Football News Motherwell FC Football News, Match Reports and Transfer News Digital Sports Group 2008-2018 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 05:40:34 +0000 en-gb 15 <![CDATA[Tommy Coyne hat-trick day remembered]]> This weekend brings the 22nd anniversary of a brilliant Tommy Coyne hat-trick at Rugby Park. The Cobra thrilled us on many occasions between 1993 and 1998 but many remember his part in this 4-2 victory with particular affection. .]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/tommy_coyne_hattrick_day_remembered_919722/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/tommy_coyne_hattrick_day_remembered_919722/index.shtml Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Rangers - 24h on]]> Motherwell rarely have good days in Ibrox and Sunday was no exception. Stephen Robinson rightly apologised to those in the Sandy Jardine West Corner. It was the least he could do]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/rangers__24h_on_919597/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/rangers__24h_on_919597/index.shtml Sun, 11 Nov 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell lose seven in Ibrox humiliation]]> Motherwell suffered a humiliating 7-1 defeat at Ibrox. We had to play for 55 minutes with ten men but that hardly excuses the collapse that followed. Some deep reflection is needed before we take to the field again]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_lose_seven_in_ibrox_humiliation_919527/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_lose_seven_in_ibrox_humiliation_919527/index.shtml Sat, 10 Nov 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - Rangers]]> Motherwell travel to Ibrox on Sunday eager to build on the six points gathered from the last two outings. Rangers held us to a draw earlier in the season, can we do better?.]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__rangers_919358/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__rangers_919358/index.shtml Wed, 07 Nov 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Turnbull joins the Scotland U20 squad]]> Good things keep happening to David Turnbull. The Motherwell midfielder scored his first two senior goals last week and now he has been called into the Scotland U20 squad. Congratulations, David]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/turnbull_joins_the_scotland_u20_squad_919325/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/turnbull_joins_the_scotland_u20_squad_919325/index.shtml Sun, 04 Nov 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Dundee - 24h on]]> Motherwell came through the vital double header against St Mirren and Dundee with six points and a welcome boost to the team's confidence. The manager gained an inch as the weight came off his shoulders]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/dundee__24h_on_919313/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/dundee__24h_on_919313/index.shtml Sat, 03 Nov 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell complete the crucial double]]> A thundering firecracker from David Turnbull delivered a second victory in four days for Motherwell against the bottom pair in the table. Dundee had no reply and we gain some breathing space with the first home win of the season]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_complete_the_crucial_double_919291/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_complete_the_crucial_double_919291/index.shtml Fri, 02 Nov 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Can Motherwell complete the double?]]> With part one of this week's crucial double header successfully completed Motherwell now have a home fixture against Dundee on Saturday. A further three points will generate some much needed momentum for Stephen Robinson's team]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/can_motherwell_complete_the_double_919264/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/can_motherwell_complete_the_double_919264/index.shtml Wed, 31 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Turnbull and Cadden strike as 'Well win]]> A fine three points returned to Motherwell after a convincing victory in Paisley. Two excellent strikes from David Turnbull and Chris Cadden were enough to win the game]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/turnbull_and_cadden_strike_as_well_win_919250/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/turnbull_and_cadden_strike_as_well_win_919250/index.shtml Tue, 30 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - St Mirren]]> The first cycle of fixtures has yet to be completed but Motherwell face what could be a season defining pair of clashes this week. .]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__st_mirren_919224/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__st_mirren_919224/index.shtml Sun, 28 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[A Painfully Slow Start]]> Motherwell fans are having a tough time reconciling this season's poor start with the sprinkling of success our cup exploits delivered a year ago. Maybe a look back will add some perspective]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/a_painfully_slow_start_919115/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/a_painfully_slow_start_919115/index.shtml Tue, 23 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[St Johnstone - 24h on]]> Motherwell fans have not seen their team win a league game at Fir Park this season and on yesterday's performance few expect that dismal stretch to end soon]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/st_johnstone__24h_on_919058/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/st_johnstone__24h_on_919058/index.shtml Sat, 20 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell on the slide]]> An awful spectacle at Fir Park ended with the loss of a goal in added time to gift St Johnstone three points. Motherwell offered effort but no suggestion of a way through the opposition defence. .]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_on_the_slide_919050/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_on_the_slide_919050/index.shtml Fri, 19 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - St Johnstone]]> St Johnstone will visit Fir Park on Saturday as this stop-start league season reaches round nine. If both teams play to current form this could be a desperate affair]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__st_johnstone_919019/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__st_johnstone_919019/index.shtml Wed, 17 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell Colts and Ladies march on]]> There was no Premiership action for Motherwell this weekend but those in need of a claret and amber fix were spoilt for choice as the Colts and Ladies filled the gap with terrific victories]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/motherwell_colts_and_ladies_march_on_918991/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/motherwell_colts_and_ladies_march_on_918991/index.shtml Sun, 14 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[So far not so good]]> As the domestic season pauses for another international break Stephen Robinson is presented with a few challenges as he looks to lift his team from its stuttering start to the season. Can hard work alone improve Motherwell's lot?.]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/so_far_not_so_good_918925/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/so_far_not_so_good_918925/index.shtml Tue, 09 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Livingston -24h on]]> There are times when an international break is seen as an annoying block to the progress of a team on form. This upcoming diversion from the domestic game will come as a relief at Fir Park]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/livingston_24h_on_918868/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/livingston_24h_on_918868/index.shtml Sat, 06 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell scrape a point against Livingston]]> Motherwell ended a four game run of defeats with a 1-1 draw against Livingston at Fir Park. A first half Bowman goal was cancelled by a cracking free kick. In the end we were fortunate to take a point]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_scrape_a_point_against_livingston_918858/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_scrape_a_point_against_livingston_918858/index.shtml Fri, 05 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - Livingston]]> After a hard week on the road Motherwell are back on home turf on Saturday when Livingston make their first visit to Fir Park in twelve years]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__livingston_918805/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__livingston_918805/index.shtml Wed, 03 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[On this day - Katowice at Fir Park]]> On Wednesday 2 October 1991 Fir Park hosted its first UEFA event when GKS Katowice arrived for the 2nd leg of the European Cup Winners' Cup tie. Was it really 27 years ago?.]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/on_this_day__katowice_at_fir_park_918750/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/on_this_day__katowice_at_fir_park_918750/index.shtml Mon, 01 Oct 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Kilmarnock - 24h on]]> There is no hiding from the awful truth. With only four points from seven starts Motherwell have had a rotten start to the league campaign. The manager reckons that hard work and some changes are needed]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/kilmarnock__24h_on_918722/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/kilmarnock__24h_on_918722/index.shtml Sat, 29 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell fail to take advantage of their luck]]> Motherwell suffered a deserved 3-1 defeat at Rugby Park despite Curtis Main opening the scoring. We were outgunned for most of the match and were fortunate not to lose by a bigger margin]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_fail_to_take_advantage_of_their_luck_918714/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_fail_to_take_advantage_of_their_luck_918714/index.shtml Fri, 28 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - Kilmarnock]]> A trip to Rugby Park Saturday will complete a busy week on the road for Motherwell. With losses to Aberdeen and Hearts already suffered a return from Kilmarnock is needed to avoid a wipeout]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__kilmarnock_918686/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__kilmarnock_918686/index.shtml Wed, 26 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[No Hampden semi for Motherwell]]> Motherwell scored twice at Tynecastle but conceded four to end involvement in this season's Betfred Cup. We were unable to maintain the spirited first half performance in the second and paid the price]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/no_hampden_semi_for_motherwell_918678/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/no_hampden_semi_for_motherwell_918678/index.shtml Tue, 25 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - Hearts in the League Cup]]> Motherwell made five appearances at Hampden last season and a win at Tynecastle on Wednesday would see a return in next month's Betfred Cup semi-final. .]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__hearts_in_the_league_cup_918668/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__hearts_in_the_league_cup_918668/index.shtml Mon, 24 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Aberdeen - 24h on]]> None of the 261 Motherwell fans who made the trip to the away enclave in Pittodrie expected an easy afternoon. The loss of a sloppy early goal confirmed that a tough test lay ahead]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/aberdeen__24h_on_918635/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/aberdeen__24h_on_918635/index.shtml Sun, 23 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell lost the tight encounter in Aberdeen]]> Motherwell battled hard but were unable to score and lost 1-0 to Aberdeen at sunny Pittodrie. .]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/motherwell_lost_the_tight_encounter_in_aberdeen_918622/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/motherwell_lost_the_tight_encounter_in_aberdeen_918622/index.shtml Sun, 23 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - Aberdeen]]> Motherwell travel to Aberdeen on Saturday for the sixth league game of the season. With only one win each the teams are neighbours in the bottom half of the table. There will be a hard fought contest for three valuable points]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__aberdeen_918582/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__aberdeen_918582/index.shtml Wed, 19 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Hearts 24h on]]> Saturday's disappointing result was a reminder that effort alone is not enough to win a football match. Our inability to craft and convert goal scoring chances combined with a defensive error resulted in a loss]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/hearts_24h_on_918532/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/hearts_24h_on_918532/index.shtml Sat, 15 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000