Tribal Football - Football News, Soccer News, Transfers & Rumours Latest Articles for Dunfermline Athletic Sat, 22 Jan 2022 06:42:07 +1100 Tribal Football <![CDATA[DONE DEAL: Dunfermline snap up Crystal Palace prospect Scott Banks]]> <p>Crystal Palace prospect Scott Banks has joined Dunfermline Athletic on loan for the remainder of the 2020/21 campaign subject to FA approval and international clearance.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Tue, 26 Jan 2021 16:25:45 +1100 Paul Vegas <![CDATA[Ex-Dundee Utd pals thrilled for Robertson over Liverpool success: But it's weird]]> <p>Dunfermline Athletic winger Aidan Connolly is delighted for former teammate Andy Robertson over his success at Liverpool.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 22:02:21 +1000 Paul Vegas <![CDATA[West Brom keeping close tabs on Dunfermline starlet Callum Smith]]> <p>West Brom are keeping close tabs on Dunfermline starlet Callum Smith.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Sun, 01 Oct 2017 21:17:12 +1100 Paul Vegas <![CDATA[Dunfermline striker Callum Smith watched by West Brom, Bristol City]]> <p>Dunfermline striker Callum Smith is attracting Premier League interest.</p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 27 Sep 2017 20:18:47 +1000 Paul Vegas <![CDATA[McCoist full of praise for undefeated Rangers]]> <p>Rangers manager Ally McCoist has heaped praise on his side for getting through the Scottish League One season without tasting defeat.<p>The Ibrox outfit drew 1-1 at Dunfermline Athletic on the weekend to make it 36 league matches without a loss in 2013/14 which was highlighted by an extremely proud McCoist.<p>"The most important thing was to get through the game as we wanted to go the whole season undefeated," he said.<p>"When you win 33 games out of 36 with three draws you have to say that is fantastic.<p>"I am unbelievably proud of the players. When they look back in future they will be proud of their achievement."<p>Rangers will now prepare for the Scottish Championship in 2014/15 after finishing 39 points clear of the second-placed Pars in Scotland's third division.<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Mon, 05 May 2014 06:41:43 +1000 <![CDATA[Rangers keeper Bell excited about impending title]]> <p>Rangers goalkeeper Cammy Bell is eagerly anticipating winning his very first league title.<p>The 27-year old has been a key part of the Glasgow club's Scottish League One campaign this season which sees the Ibrox outfit sitting 23 points clear of second-placed Dunfermline Athletic on top of the table.<p>'Gers host Airdrieonians on Wednesday night and a win would see them clinch the third division premiership much to the delight of the former Kilmarnock gloveman.<p>"I think this will be my first league medal - I can't remember any others," Bell told the Scotsman on Tuesday.<p>"The only two I've got are my Youth Cup medal from Kilmarnock and the League Cup one. Tomorrow night's a massive night for me, because to win a league is not easy to do. It's not over a few games, it's over a whole season and to do it in the time we've done it is incredible.<p>"Obviously we've taken a bit of criticism along the way, but we've done it - and in record time. The boys are looking forward to it. The reason I came and signed for this club was to win medals, and I've got an opportunity to win three medals this season. If you can say that in March I think you're doing pretty well."<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 04:20:04 +1100 <![CDATA[SCOTTISH CUP - QF DRAW: Rangers to meet Albion as Aberdeen get Dumbarton]]> <p>The draw for the quarter-finals of the 2013/14 William Hill Scottish Cup was made on Sunday following the conclusion of the fifth round matches.<p>Holders Celtic are out after being beaten 2-1 at home by Aberdeen who will take on Championship club Dumbarton at Pittodrie on March 8 or 9 while Rangers will host League Two Albion Rovers following their 4-0 triumph over Dunfermline Athletic.<p>St Johnstone travel to Raith Rovers after they beat Forfar Athletic 4-0 and Hibernian 3-2 respectively while the winner of the replay between Stranraer and Inverness - after their 2-2 draw - will host Dundee United who defeated St Mirren 2-1 on Sunday.<p>2013/14 Scottish Cup quarter-final drawFixtures to be played March 8/9<p>Raith Rovers (CHA) v St Johnstone (SPL) - Stark's Park, KirkcaldyAberdeen (SPL) v Dumbarton (CHA) - Pittodrie, AberdeenStranraer (L1) or Inverness (SPL) v Dundee United (SPL) - TBARangers (L1) v Albion Rovers (L2) - Ibrox, Glasgow<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 04:45:34 +1100 <![CDATA[Rangers boss McCoist not taking Albion Rovers for granted]]> <p>Rangers manager Ally McCoist is not pencilling in a Scottish Cup fifth round win despite his side being drawn with League Two side Albion Rovers.<p>League One 'Gers are through to the final eight after beating Dunfermline Athletic 4-0 on Friday night but the fact that they meet fourth division Albion will not mean anything to their boss when they clash at Ibrox in early March.<p>"I wanted a home draw and that's all I asked for after the game on Friday night. We've got that so we have to be pleased," said McCoist who saw Dean Shiels net a hat-trick in the victory over the Pars.<p>"Albion Rovers are in the quarters for the first time in 80 years and there will be no pressure on them.<p>"We'll have to be guarded and there will be no complacency from us. The fact we've got the chance to play for a semi-final at Ibrox is a huge incentive.<p>"We'll treat Rovers with the respect they deserve."<p>James Ward's Albion are through after beating Stenhousemuir 2-0 at Cliftonhill on Saturday.<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 04:36:48 +1100 <![CDATA[SCOTTISH PREMIER LEAGUE TRANSFERS: All the ins and outs from Scotland]]> <p>Below is the updated list of ins and outs from Scottish Premier League clubs as of the end of Wednesday, January 29, 2014.<p>ABERDEEN<p>Ins:Alan Tate (Swansea City, WAL - loan)Adam Rooney (Oldham Athletic, ENG - undisclosed)<p>Outs:Jamie Masson (Elgin City - loan)Lawrence Shankland (Dunfermline Athletic - loan)Gregg Wylde (St Mirren - undisclosed)<p>CELTIC<p>Ins:Holmbert Fridjonsson (Fram Reykjavik, ICE - undisclosed)Stefan Johansen (Stromsgodset, NOR - 2m)<p>Outs:Paul George (Hamilton Academical - loan)Tom Rogic (Melbourne Victory, AUS - loan)Bahrudin Atajic (Shrewsbury Town, ENG - loan)DUNDEE UNITED<p>Ins:Farid El Alagui (Brentford, ENG - loan)<p>Outs:Chris Erskine (Partick Thistle - loan)<p>HEART OF MIDLOTHIAN<p>Outs:Adam King (Swansea City, WAL - 200,000)<p>HIBERNIAN<p>Outs:Fraser Mullen (Raith Rovers - free)Ross Caldwell (Alloa Athletic - loan)<p>INVERNESS CALEDONIAN THISTLE<p>Ins:Greg Tansey (Stevenage, ENG)<p>KILMARNOCK<p>Ins:Vitalijis Maksimenko (Brighton & Hove Albion, ENG - loan)Alexei Eremenko (FC Kairat, KAZ - free)<p>Outs: James Fowler (Cowdenbeath - loan)Kyle Jacobs (Livingston - free)Reuben Gabriel (Waasland Beveren, BEL - free)<p>MOTHERWELL<p>Ins:Henri Anier (Viking, NOR - undisclosed)<p>Outs:Adam Cummins (Dundee - loan)Robert McHugh (Queen of the South - loan)<p>PARTICK THISTLE<p>Ins:Gary Fraser (Bolton Wanderers, ENG - free)Lee Mair (St Mirren - free)Chris Erskine (Dundee United - loan)Lyle Taylor (Sheffield United, ENG - loan)<p>Outs:Mark McGuigan (Albion Rovers - free)Darren Brownlie (Cowdenbeath - loan)John Baird - released<p>ROSS COUNTY<p>Ins:Jordan Slew (Blackburn Rovers, ENG - loan)Evangelos Ikonomou (Veria, Greece - undisclosed)Michael Tidser (Rotherham United, ENG - loan)Filip Kiss (Cardiff City, WAL - loan)Yoann Arquin (Notts County, ENG - free)Yann Songo'o (Blackburn Rovers, ENG - loan)<p>Outs:Mihael Kovacevic (contract terminated on compassionate grounds)Orhan Mustafi - (Grasshoppers Zurich , SUI - loan terminated)<p>ST JOHNSTONE<p>Ins:Michael O'Halloran (Bolton Wanderers, ENG - undisclosed)Chris Iwelumo (Scunthorpe United, ENG - undisclosed)James Dunne (Stevenage, ENG - loan)<p>Outs:David Robertson (Greenock Morton - free)Liam Caddis (Alloa Athletic - loan extended)Chris Kane (Dumbarton - loan)<p>ST MIRREN<p>Ins:Gregg Wylde (Aberdeen - undisclosed)<p>Outs:Gary Harkins (Oldham Athletic, ENG - loan)<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 05:02:41 +1100 <![CDATA[Aberdeen starlet Shankland lands at Dunfermline]]> <p>Aberdeen young gun Lawrence Shankland has joined Dunfermline Athletic on loan for the rest of the season.<p>The 18-year old striker, who joined the Dons from Queen's Park in the summer, will head out to the Scottish League One side in order to gain further first team experience.<p>Dons boss Derek McInnes said: "He will benefit from the experience."<p>Shankland arrived at Pittodrie after scoring 14 goals for Queen's Park last season but is yet to feature for Aberdeen's senior side.<p>Meanwhile, midfielder Jamie Masson has agreed to join League Two side Elgin City for the remainder of the season while Scott Rumsby has extended his current loan deal with Stranraer.<p>&nbsp;For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook: <a href=></a></p><a href=''>Read more on Tribal Football</a> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:58 +1100