Motherwell moved within five points of Hibernian in the Scottish Premiership after an impressive performance yielded a 1-0 win over the Leith side at a chilly Fir Park on Wednesday night, writes Craig Goldthorp.
Motherwell goalkeeper Mark Gillespie has admitted that the manner of Saturday's 2-1 home defeat by Ross County defeat was “concerning” but insisted that Motherwell can bounce back from their cup disappointment in the home league game against Hibernian tonight (Wednesday).
A below-par Motherwell side crashed out of the William Hill Scottish Cup at the first hurdle on Saturday when they suffered a shock home defeat to Championship leaders Ross County, writes Craig Goldthorp.
Motherwell FC legend Iain Ferguson reckons the signing of all-time Scottish football great Davie Cooper was the biggest factor in the club’s sensational 1991 Scottish Cup triumph, writes Craig Goldthorp.
Having had a few days to digest Motherwell's crucial 2-1 derby win at Hamilton Accies, the Motherwell Times feels that the injury-hit Steelmen have done remarkably well to be sitting so far above the Scottish Premiership's relegation zone, writes Craig Goldthorp.