- Created: Friday, 12 October 2018 23:52
- Published: Friday, 12 October 2018 23:52
- Written by Stephen Shand
Highland Football League
Clachnacuddin v Huntly
New Clach boss Brian MacLeod takes charge of Clach for the first time when Huntly are the visitors to Grant Street.
The Strahbogie men welcome back Darren Wood, Alex Thoirs and Ross Still, but Paul Napier misses out.
Cove Rangers v Lossiemouth
Cove continued their superb start to the season with victory over Banks o' Dee to lift the Aberdeenshire Cup last weekend. Ryan Strachan, Luke Emett and Paul McManus are all unavailable for the home clash with Lossiemouth.
Aaron Hamilton is struggling with an injury and will face a late fitness test for the Coasters.
Formartine United v Rothes
Formartine Player Manager Paul Lawson is suspended and misses the visit of Rothes to North Lodge Park.
Rothes' winning league run was ended at the hands of Fraserburgh last weekend. Manager Steven Macdonald has a full squad to choose from for the visit to Pitmedden.
Forres Mechanics v Turriff Utd
Forres take on Turriff at Mosset Park and they remain without Craig McGovern with a knee injury. Alan MacPhee returns to the squad.
Ross Anderson misses out through suspension for the visitors, who are aiming to bounce back from three successive league defeats.
Fort William v Deveronvale
Fort have a stronger squad to choose from for the visit of Deveronvale to Claggan Park. Stephen Lopez serves the second game of his suspension.
Michael Dunn is added to the Deveronvale squad that was beaten at Formartine in the Aberdeenshire Shield on Wednesday night.
Fraserburgh v Buckie Thistle
Fraserburgh take on Buckie at Bellslea and both sides have a lengthy absentee list to deal with. Ryan Christie, Gary Harris, Ryan Cowie and Scott Barbour are all out injured, Jamie Beagrie is offshore and Paul Campbell is suspended. Bryan Hay returns to the squad.
Added to the Jags' long term absentees are Jay Cheyne after an ankle operation and Ceiran McLean, who has snapped the cruciate ligament in his knee. Aaron McKenna comes into the squad.
Keith v Brora Rangers
Keith are without the suspended Scott Begg and injured Marc Young for the visit of Brora. Andy Smith and Michael Selfridge will have late fitness tests, but Jamie McAllister and Jamie Lennox are also unavailable for the Maroons.
Zander Sutherland is out Injured for the Cattachs, but they're boosted by the return of Martin Maclean and Colin Williamson.
Strathspey Thistle v Nairn County
Strathspey have won two of their last three matches and they'll hope to continue that form at home to Nairn County.
Visitors County are also in good form, but they'll be without the injured Gregg Main and Ewen Urquhart. Max Ewan is also doubtful with a knock, while Adam Naismith returns from an ankle injury.
Wick Academy v Inverurie Locos
Wick are without Danny Mackay, Alan Hughes, Alan Farquhar and Jack Halliday for the meeting with Locos at Harmsworth Park. Ross Allan returns after a long lay-off through injury.
Locos travel without Johnny Smith, Andy Hunter, Colin Charlesworth and Kyle Gordon. Chris Angus is also doubtful, but Connor Rennie returns to the squad.