Russell McLean

Russell, a proven goalscorer at lower league level, joined Dumbarton from Peterhead until the end of the 2022/23 season in January 2023. He started his senior career with Hearts before joining East Kilbride, and then playing for Peterhead for the…

Luca Vata

Luca, the nephew of ex-Celtic midfielder Rudi Vata, joined the first team squad in January 2023 after a successful spell with Dumbarton's under-18 team. His impressive performances in the youth ranks led to a stint training with the first team,…

Forfar Athletic vs Dumbarton

AS Ryan McGeever disappeared down the tunnel after only 13 minutes of this game, it was hard not to see Dumbarton's chances of beating Forfar Athletic going with him. And yet there was so much hope as Ally Love converted…

Albion Rovers vs Dumbarton

THIS game may not stay in the memory beyond the end of 2022. It will not cause any more debate for those who decide the greatest game of the calendar year. But sometimes, the only matter is who puts the ball…

Dumbarton vs East Fife

WHEN Dumbarton FC was founded, 150 years and one day before this game, this must have been the sort of scenario it was invented for. We already knew, after the postponements of the previous week, that Sons would be top…

Bonnyrigg Rose Athletic vs Dumbarton

Bonnyrigg Rose (1) v Dumbarton (1) Saturday 3rd December 2022, Kick Off 3pm cinch League Two ONE centre half down. His first choice deputy also missing. And by half time, the other regular centre half has fallen. Drawing 1-1 at Bonnyrigg…

Dumbarton vs Forfar Athletic

Dumbarton (2) v Forfar Athletic (2) Saturday 19th November 2022, Kick Off 3pm cinch League Two   DESPITE what the league table may dictate, this was never going to be an easy game for Dumbarton. They expected a challenge from Forfar Athletic,…

Elgin City vs Dumbarton

Elgin City (0) v Dumbarton (4) Saturday 12th November 2022, Kick Off 3pm cinch League Two   THE length of the A9 on a cold evening, in the pitch black all the way, maybe does not appeal to everybody. But when you…