Thorniewood and Bellshill battle for vital points

Thorniewood, in action against Maybole, are battling to stay up
Thorniewood, in action against Maybole, are battling to stay up

Thorniewood continue their battle to beat the drop on Saturday when they face promotion chasing Shettleston at Robertson Park.

The Viewpark side remain second bottom of the table while Shettleston are second top and pushing for a place in the top flight. However United, who lost 3-1 in a friendly at Saltcoats on Saturday, did beat Shettleston 3-2 when the sides met in a Sectional League 
Cup tie at the start of the season.

Meanwhile Bellshill will look to stretch their unbeaten league run to 13 games when they travel to Larkhall Thistle on Saturday.

Saturday’s win over Maryhill sent Bellshill seven points clear at the top of the Central First Division table.

Both Saturday’s games kick-off at 2pm