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'Well boss Robbo: We beat Rangers despite not playing very well

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson hailed his “fantastic” players for beating Glasgow giants Rangers 2-0 in Sunday's Betfred Cup semi-final despite not playing particularly well.

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Two-goal hero and man of the match Louis Moult with his daughter Isla (Pic by Michael Gillen)

Motherwell through to Betfred Cup final after stunning 2-0 success against Rangers at Hampden

Motherwell reached their first league cup final in 12 years with a magnificent 2-0 victory over Rangers at Hampden Park on Sunday.
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Brian Martin hangs his head in despair after a blunder by Motherwell keeper Stevie Woods let in Rangers striker Gordon Durie to make it 2-2 with just seven minutes remaining of the sides Scottish Cup fourth round tie at Fir Park in February 1998. The Glasgow giants won 3-0 in the replay.

Ex-’Well defender Brian Martin is impressed by current Steelmen ahead of semi-final tie

Former Motherwell defender Brian Martin has told the Times and Speaker that he’s impressed with the current Fir Park team which has been assembled by Stephen Robinson.

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Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson roars on his Motherwell side in their 2-1 home league defeat against Rangers on the opening day of the season (Pic by Alan Watson)

'Well boss Robbo: Moult is one of 10 match winners who could sink Rangers in semi-final

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson reckons that star striker Louis Moult can be a match winner for his side against Rangers in this Sunday's eagerly awaited Betfred Cup semi-final.

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Allan Campbell has been outstanding in Motherwell's midfield this season

Motherwell ace Allan Campbell: ‘There’s no place I’d rather be’

Motherwell youngster Allan Campbell couldn’t be happier with life right now after starring in Motherwell’s 2-1 derby victory at Hamilton Accies on Saturday.

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Motherwell gaffer Stephen Robinson (centre) surveys the Superseal Stadium action with 'Well assistant Keith Lasley and Hamilton manager Martin Canning (Pic by Karen Gordon)

'Well boss Robbo: All the expectations are on Rangers in Betfred Cup semi-final

Motherwell boss Stephen Robinson was happy after his side battled back to beat Hamilton Accies 2-1, one day after he’d signed a contract extension to May 2020.

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Colville Park goalkeeper David Tait was under siege during much of last Saturdays one sided Scottish Cup tie (Pic by Duncan Brown)

Amateur heroes Colville Park finally bow out of Scottish Cup but boss Kennedy praises their ‘fantastic run’

Despite being on the end of a William Hill Scottish Cup thrashing, Colville Park AFC gaffer Michael Kennedy praised his troops for getting so far in the competition.

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Peter Hartley volleys in the winning goal for Motherwell at Hamilton Accies on Saturday (Pic by Karen Gordon)

Motherwell up to fourth after hard fought 2-1 win at Hamilton Accies

Motherwell are up to fourth in the Scottish Premiership after a 2-1 comeback success in Saturday's derby at Hamilton Accies.
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Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson is pictured steering his side to a crucial 1-0 victory at Hamilton Accies in May which went a long way to preserving 'Well's Scottish Premiership status last season

Robbo: testing nature of Accies' artificial pitch means form goes out the window this Saturday

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson has dismissed the notion that his side are favourites going into this Saturday's Lanarkshire derby.

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Colville Park AFC players celebrate winning 2017 Scottish Amateur Cup final

Colville Park AFC bid to cause William Hill Scottish Cup sensation at Peterhead

William Hill Scottish Cup shock troops Colville Park AFC go for their biggest scalp yet this Saturday at League 2 high flyers Peterhead.

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Colville Park AFC stunned Cumbernauld Colts in the last round

Colville Park bidding to cause Scottish Cup sensation at Peterhead

William Hill Scottish Cup shock troops Colville Park AFC go for their biggest scalp yet this Saturday at League 2 high flyers Peterhead.

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Adam Livingstone (back row, second from right) celebrates with his Motherwell under-20s team-mates after winning the 2016 Scottish Youth Cup

Motherwell under-20s ace Adam Livingstone being tracked by English Championship side Bristol City

The Motherwell Times can reveal that English Championship outfit Bristol City are one of four clubs keeping tabs on Motherwell youngster Adam Livingstone.
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Motherwell midfielder Carl McHugh battles with Accies winger Ali Crawford during the sides 1-1 draw at Hogmanany (Pic by Alan Watson)

Motherwell skipper Carl McHugh is backing Moult to sink Accies again

Many Scottish Premiership stars don’t relish slogging it out on the artificial playing surface amidst the unglamorous surroundings of Hamilton Accies’ Superseal Stadium.

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Scott Booth, now head coach of Glasgow City, believes change should be resisted at all levels of the Scotland set-up

Scott Booth: Scotland must stick with manager and the plan

Genetically modifying Scottish footballers isn’t what Scott Booth believes is required to alter the qualifying fortunes of the country. Change should be resisted on all levels in the Scotland set-up is the firm belief of the 22-times capped former SFA youth coach.

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Louis Moult celebrates scoring one of his nine Motherwell goals this season (Pic by Michael Gillen)

Motherwell ace Louis Moult lands Ladbrokes Player of Month award for September

Prolific Motherwell striker Louis Moult has won the Ladbrokes Premiership Player of the month award for September.

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Dalziel Rugby Club try and make inroads during last Saturdays 29-20 home defeat by Perthshire which sent the Motherwell side into the relegation zone (Pic by Karen Gordon)

Dalziel Rugby Club slip into drop zone after Perthshire defeat

Dalziel Rugby Club slipped into the BT National League Division 3 relegation zone after losing 29-20 at home to Perthshire on Saturday.

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Chris Martin scored the only goal of the game. Picture Michael Gillen.

Scotland 1 Slovakia 0: Martin makes it three in a row for Strachan’s side

Scotland’s World Cup hopes hung by a thread, but now they might just weave their way to Russia after all.

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Bonnyrigg Rose and Rob Roy clashed in the later stages of last season's Scottish Junior Cup

Top ties await in Scottish Junior Cup second round

The draw for the second round of this year's Scottish Junior Cup has thrown up some cup crackers.
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John Swinburne

Ex-Motherwell director John Swinburne dies aged 87

Former Motherwell FC director and lifelong fan John Swinburne died on Sunday aged 87 after a short but challenging illness.

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Carl McHugh (right) runs off to celebrate with Peter Hartley after the defender had opened the scoring against Partick Thistle on Saturday

Motherwell skipper Carl McHugh: our squad is much stronger this year

Motherwell skipper Carl McHugh reckons the impressive strength in depth of ’Well’s squad  is ‘night and day’ compared to last season.

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