- Created: Friday, 05 October 2018 23:52
- Published: Friday, 05 October 2018 23:52
- Written by Stephen Shand
Buckie Thistle v Clach
Buckie take on managerless Clach at Victoria Park and the home side will welcome the return of Craig Dorrat and Scott Adams to the squad. A win for the Jags could take them into the top six if other results go their way.
Assistant manager Ally Ewen has taken temporary charge of Clach after the departure of club legend Iain Polworth from the hot seat.
Deveronvale v Inverurie Locos
Deveronvale have a home clash with Locos and they're boosted by the return of Kevin Adams and Grant Pennet from injury.
Johnny Smith, Andy Hunter, Connor Rennie, Colin Charlesworth and Kyle Gordon all miss out for Locos, who will be looking for a win to keep the pressure on the top three in the table.
Huntly v Forres Mechanics
Forres are the visitors to Christie Park and Huntly remain without Kai Ross, Neale Davidson and Craig Reid, while goalkeeper Euan Storrier is unavailable.
Craig McGovern and Lee Fraser are still out injured for the Cans, and Alan Macphee is unavailable.
Keith v Formartine Utd
Keith face Formartine at Kynoch Park and they'll be without the suspended Scott Begg and the injured Marc Young. Michael Selfridge is doubtful and will face a late fitness test.
Formartine returned to form with an excellent home win over Fraserburgh last weekend and they'll hope to continue that form against the Maroons.
Lossiemouth v Strathspey Th
Lossiemouth struck late to grab their first win of the season at Fort William last time out and they'll look to follow up at home to Strathspey. Moray Taylor is their only absentee as he's on holiday.
Strathspey sit two points and two places above their hosts in the league table and will hope to increase that gap with victory tomorrow.
Nairn County v Fort William
Club captain Gregg Main remains on the sidelines for Nairn and he'll be joined by Adam Naismith, Ewen Urquhart, Danny Highet and Inaki Fernandino-Soto. Goalkeeper James Kendall returns to the squad for the visit of Fort William.
Fort remain without Kevin MacKinnon and Martin Kerr, and Stephen Lopez is suspended. A couple of other players also miss out with work and previous commitments.
Rothes v Fraserburgh
Rothes suffered a blow this week after being deducted three points for fielding an ineligible player. Jaime Wilson is unavailable for the home clash with Fraserburgh, while Martin Macdonald, Lewis Campbell and Robert Donaldson also miss out. Gary Kerr and Paul MacLeod will hopefully be available to return soon.
Jamie Beagrie is offshore and misses out for Broch, while Ryan Christie and Scott Barbour are out injured. Paul Campbell is suspended after his sending off at Formartine and Bryan Hay is unavailable.
Turriff Utd v Wick Academy
Turriff and Wick meet at The Haughs, with only goal difference separating the two teams in the league table. The home side will be looking to bounce back from defeat to local rivals Deveronvale last time out.
Wick travel without Danny Mackay, Alan Hughes and Ross Allan through injury.