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 Sat, 22 Sep 2018 10:39:06 +0000 en-gb 15 <![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 <![CDATA[Careless moment costs the game]]> A self-inflicted defensive blunder led to a Motherwell defeat against Hearts. Naismith was gifted the only goal of the game and our long periods of possession in the opposition half counted for nothing]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/careless_moment_costs_the_game_918514/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/careless_moment_costs_the_game_918514/index.shtml Fri, 14 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - Hearts]]> Motherwell return to action on Saturday when league leaders Hearts come to Fir Park. The Tynecastle side lost on both visits last season. Can we complete the hat-trick?.]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__hearts_918489/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__hearts_918489/index.shtml Wed, 12 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Big Eck gets a break]]> The international weekends which punctuate the first half of the season are both frustrating and relaxing in equal measure. With Motherwell finding form we had no wish to stop but time to draw breathe after our inconsistent start is no bad thing]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/big_eck_gets_a_break_918454/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/big_eck_gets_a_break_918454/index.shtml Mon, 10 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell boys help the Scotland U21s to victory]]> Chris Cadden and Allan Campbell played their part in the Scotland U21 3-0 win over Andorra at Tynecastle on Thursday evening]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/motherwell_boys_help_the_scotland_u21s_to_victory_918416/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/motherwell_boys_help_the_scotland_u21s_to_victory_918416/index.shtml Wed, 05 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Dundee - 24h on]]> It would be easy to exaggerate the importance of our win in Dundee as we are still in the opening stages of the season but the players can take heart from a fine performance that delivered our first league win]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/dundee__24h_on_918362/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/dundee__24h_on_918362/index.shtml Sat, 01 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell win (again) in Dundee]]> Motherwell took all three points with a comfortable 3-1 win at Dens Park. Johnson, Bigirimana and Campbell scored the goals. Happy day!.]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_win_again_in_dundee_918334/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_win_again_in_dundee_918334/index.shtml Fri, 31 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - Dundee]]> Motherwell travel to Dens Park on Saturday eager to add to the point earned against Rangers last weekend. Dundee have lost all three league matches and our aim will be to extend their winless run]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__dundee_918291/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__dundee_918291/index.shtml Wed, 29 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Rangers - 24h on]]> A point, a point! Motherwell may still be winless in the league but we at least got on the board with a deserved draw against Rangers on Sunday - even if we had to wait until deep into injury time to secure it]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/rangers__24h_on_918243/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/rangers__24h_on_918243/index.shtml Sun, 26 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Last gasp Hartley earns Motherwell a point against Rangers]]> Motherwell showed many of last season's best qualities and matched Rangers to earn the first point of the season. Goals from Johnson, McHugh and a last minute equaliser from Hartley pave the way to a 3-3 draw]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/last_gasp_hartley_earns_motherwell_a_point_against_rangers_918229/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/last_gasp_hartley_earns_motherwell_a_point_against_rangers_918229/index.shtml Sat, 25 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - Rangers]]> Game three of the new Premiership season has Rangers visiting Fir Park for an early lunchtime kick-off on Sunday. Motherwell have yet to earn a league point, this would be an ideal time to break the duck]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__rangers_918203/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__rangers_918203/index.shtml Thu, 23 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell given a Tynecastle trip in the Betfred quarters]]> Motherwell have been handed a Betfred quarter final tie against Hearts at Tynecastle. It's a chance to knock the Edinburgh side out of the competition for the second year in a row]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/motherwell_given_a_tynecastle_trip_in_the_betfred_quarters_918135/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/motherwell_given_a_tynecastle_trip_in_the_betfred_quarters_918135/index.shtml Sat, 18 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Johnson takes Motherwell to the quarters]]> Motherwell reached the quarter finals of the Betfred Cup with a 1-0 win over Livingston. Danny Johnson got the goal in an exciting first half]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/johnson_takes_motherwell_to_the_quarters_918114/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/johnson_takes_motherwell_to_the_quarters_918114/index.shtml Tue, 21 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - Livingston]]> Motherwell travel to Livingston on Saturday as the knockout stage of the Betfred Cup gets underway. With memories of last season's trips to Hampden fresh in mind we know the rewards that come from an extended cup run]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__livingston_918064/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__livingston_918064/index.shtml Wed, 15 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Hamilton - 24h on]]> Saturday's defeat at the hands of Hamilton was a shattering disappointment. Motherwell lost to a team that will struggle to survive and the early indication is that we will join them in dogfight in the lower reaches]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/hamilton__24h_on_917983/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/hamilton__24h_on_917983/index.shtml Sat, 11 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell stumble to the bottom ]]> Motherwell managed to lose to Hamilton and now lie at the bottom of the league table. The second half volley from substitute Boyd gave our rivals a lead they hardly deserved but some serious soul searching needs to be done in Stephen Robinson's squad]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_stumble_to_the_bottom_917970/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_stumble_to_the_bottom_917970/index.shtml Fri, 10 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Tom Aldred is back]]> Tom Aldred has returned to Motherwell for his second loan spell from Bury. The 27 year old central defender made a big contribution to our success last season and he'll be welcomed with open arms by the Fir Park faithful]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/tom_aldred_is_back_917943/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/tom_aldred_is_back_917943/index.shtml Wed, 08 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - Hamilton]]> Fir Park will host its first league game of the season when Hamilton cross the Clyde for the second round of the SPFL Premiership. Both teams suffered badly on opening day and a fiercely contested affair is expected]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__hamilton_917922/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__hamilton_917922/index.shtml Wed, 08 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Hibs - 24h on]]> Motherwell made a miserable start to the league season but in truth it was only the manner of our defeat rather than the loss itself that surprised]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/hibs__24h_on_917867/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/hibs__24h_on_917867/index.shtml Sun, 05 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell well beaten at Easter Road]]> Motherwell were taken apart by a decent Hibs side and in the end we were fortunate to escape with a 3-0 defeat. Our weakened team carried a threat only in the second half when our hosts took their feet off the gas.]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_well_beaten_at_easter_road_917830/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_well_beaten_at_easter_road_917830/index.shtml Sat, 04 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Kipré leaves for Wigan]]> Cédric Kipré has left Motherwell to join Wigan Athletic in the English Championship. All 'Well fans wish him every success and thank him for his contribution to our marvellous 2017/18 season]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/kipr_leaves_for_wigan_917806/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/kipr_leaves_for_wigan_917806/index.shtml Thu, 02 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell take on Hibs for the league opener]]> Motherwell will kick off their league campaign with a trip to Easter Road on Sunday. The first priority is to secure top level status but beyond that some are talking of targeting the top half of the table]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/motherwell_take_on_hibs_for_the_league_opener_917767/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/motherwell_take_on_hibs_for_the_league_opener_917767/index.shtml Wed, 01 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[League Cup: Livingston v Motherwell]]> Motherwell will travel to Livingston in the first knockout of the League Cup]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/league_cup_livingston_v_motherwell_917675/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/league_cup_livingston_v_motherwell_917675/index.shtml Sat, 28 Jul 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Clyde 24h on]]> Motherwell fans made up the vast majority of the 1,620 crowd at Broadwood but for most of the game it was cheers from home crowd that filled the stadium]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/clyde_24h_on_917659/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/clyde_24h_on_917659/index.shtml Sat, 28 Jul 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Motherwell leave it late but top the group]]> Motherwell huffed and puffed their way to the top of Betfred Group G as they struggled to a 3-1 win over a Clyde side that will consider themselves unlucky to take nothing from the game]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_leave_it_late_but_top_the_group_917648/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/motherwell_leave_it_late_but_top_the_group_917648/index.shtml Fri, 27 Jul 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Next up - Clyde]]> Motherwell take on Clyde on Saturday needing a win to finish top of Betfred Cup Group G. Some self belief has been restored following Tuesday's 2-0 against Queen of the South but a repeat of the performance in Stranraer must be avoided]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__clyde_917625/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/next_up__clyde_917625/index.shtml Wed, 25 Jul 2018 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[ A Sammon double wins the day]]> Motherwell got their Betfred Cup progress back on track with a comfortable 2-0 win over Queen of the South thanks to a double from Conor Sammon]]> http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/a_sammon_double_wins_the_day_917585/index.shtml http://www.motherwell-mad.co.uk/rprt/mtch/a_sammon_double_wins_the_day_917585/index.shtml Wed, 25 Jul 2018 21:00:00 +0000