Dumbarton FC

Latest News

DEFEAT ON THE ROAD

A double from Martin Rennie consigned Dumbarton to a 2-0 loss against Clyde this afternoon. The hosts started on the front foot and took the lead in 12 minutes when Rennie’s long-range drive crashed in off the post.…

Read more

MATCHDAY INFORMATION: CLYDE VS DUMBARTON

SUPPORTERS attending Saturday’s match against Clyde should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL League 2 Week 25 Clyde vs Dumbarton Saturday 17th February 2024 Kick-Off: 3:00pm New Douglas Park, Hamilton, ML3 0FT STADIUM ENTRY - Please arrive early…

Read more

GOALLESS DRAW AT THE ROCK

Dumbarton couldn’t find a way past Spartans at the Rock this evening. Sons started on the front foot, and would remain so for much of the evening, as Michael Ruth had a goal disallowed, Marc Kelly hit…

Read more

MATCHDAY INFORMATION

SUPPORTERS attending Tuesday’s match against Spartans should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL League 2 Week 21 Dumbarton vs Spartans Tuesday 13th February 2024 Kick-Off: 7.45pm Dumbarton Football Club Stadium STADIUM ENTRY All supporters access to the…

Read more

CLUB STATEMENT

Dumbarton Football Club have this afternoon issued the following statement: In a recently published newspaper and online article, a Sons Supporters Trust spokesperson was quoted as stating that the Club’s chairman and board had a ”currently stated position…

Read more

NEW SLO APPOINTED

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that Drew Walls has been appointed as the clubs new Supporter Liason Officer. In his role, Drew will act as a bridge between supporters and club officials, ensuring that any concerns and…

Read more

SONS HELD AT THE ROCK

Dumbarton led twice but couldn't hold on for all three points against Forfar Athletic this afternoon. Michael Ruth headed in the opener for Sons just before the quarter of the hour though Stuart Morrison equalised for the visitors almost…

Read more

CRIGHTON SIGNS NEW DEAL

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that Sean Crighton has signed a contract extension ahead of the 2024/25 season. The defender joined Sons in the summer and has been an ever present in defence since his arrival, making…

Read more

KITMAN TO STEP DOWN

Long-term Dumbarton supporter David Richardson is set to step down from his role as kit man at the end of this season. David came into the position more than three-years ago after previously being the clubs assistant secretary as…

Read more

SONS LOSE OUT AT STENNY

A second-half goal from Stenhousemuir secured a 1-0 win for the home side this afternoon. Michael Ruth had the best chance of the first-half for Sons but his strike was beaten away by Darren Jamieson. The visitors started…

Read more

CURRY NIGHT FOR SPARTANS FIXTURE

Supporters can enjoy our midweek clash against Spartans in style by making the most of two hospitality packages. Sons host the Ainslie Park side next Tuesday, February 13 in a big fixture at the top of cinch League…

Read more

YOUNG DEFENDER GOES OUT ON LOAN

Dumbarton Football Club can announce that under-20’s defender Taylor Buchanan has joined Glenafton Athletic on loan. The young left-sided defender will head to Loch Park for the remainder of the season. First-team manager Stevie Farrell commented: “This…

Read more

SPIDER JOINS ON LOAN

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce the loan signing of Aaron Healy. The Queen’s Park forward joins the club on a deal until the end of the season. Healy burst onto the scene with Arthurlie in…

Read more

SONS WIN ON THE ROAD

Dumbarton returned to winning ways with a 1-0 win at Elgin City this afternoon. Sons found the breakthrough towards the end of the first period when Tony Wallace met Kalvin Orsi’s cross at the back post. There…

Read more

’KEEPER GOES OUT ON LOAN

Dumbarton Football Club can announce that goalkeeper Harry Broun has joined Johnstone Burgh on a loan deal until the end of the season. The 20-year-old will head to Keanie Park for more game time as the West of…

Read more

GREIG YOUNG SIGNS NEW DEAL

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that full-back Greig Young has signed a new deal with the club. The 20-year-old made an immediate impact at the Rock following his summer arrival from Raith Rovers and quickly made the…

Read more

SKIPPER EXTENDS STAY

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that club captain Mark Durnan has extended his contract at the Rock until the end of the 2024/25 season. The 31-year-old joined the club in the summer after a successful career in…

Read more

Duo depart Dumbarton

Dumbarton Football Club can confirm that Matty Shiels and Declan Byrne have both departed the club. Shiels joined the Sons in August for a second spell at the Rock after previously being here on loan in 2019. After exercising…

Read more

PITCH INSPECTION PASSED

The Dumbarton Football Stadium has passed a pitch inspection and our Fourth Round Scottish Cup tie with Rangers will go ahead this evening. Freezing temperatures this week followed by heavy rain led to the call for an inspection ahead…

Read more

MATCH PREVIEW: DUMBARTON VS RANGERS

Dumbarton will look to provide one of the all-time great Scottish Cup upsets tomorrow evening when they host Rangers in the fourth round of the competition [kick-off 5.30pm]. Please note there will be a pitch inspection at 1.00pm tomorrow…

Read more

GALLAGHER LENNON JOINS THE SONS

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce the loan signing of Gallagher Lennon from SPFL Premiership club St Mirren. The defender joins on a deal until the end of the season and will provide competition in the centre of…

Read more

SQUAD UPDATE: ROSS MACLEAN

Dumbarton Football Club can this evening announce that Ross MacLean has departed the club on a temporary basis. The winger has paused his contractual terms for the time being due to work commitments and will go on a…

Read more

SONS EARN POINT ON THE ROAD

Dumbarton battled to a 1-1 draw against Bonnyrigg Rose this afternoon to bring a run of back-to-back defeats to an end. Sons weren’t at the races in the first-half and went behind when Neil Martinyuk bulleted in a…

Read more

NEW DATE FOR STRANRAER FIXTURE

A new date for our previously postponed fixture with Stranraer has been announced by the SPFL. Sons will travel to Stair Park on Tuesday, March 5 with the game kicking off at 7.45pm. The original league clash was postponed…

Read more

NO PUBLIC SALE FOR SCOTTISH CUP TIE

Tickets for our Scottish Cup fourth round clash with Rangers later this month will not go to a public sale. Season ticket holders still have the opportunity to purchase their tickets, as well as one additional if required, but…

Read more

LATE GOALS CONDEMN SONS TO DEFEAT

A trio of late goals resulted in Dumbarton suffering a 3-1 defeat against Peterhead this evening. Ryan Wallace got Sons off to a perfect start at Balmoor and whilst they couldn’t add to their lead, looked steady throughout…

Read more

YOUNG ACCIES DEFENDER CHECKS IN

Dumbarton boss Stevie Farrell has completed his second loan signing of the day with the arrival of Cian Newbury. The 18-year-old joins until the end of the season from Hamilton Academical having played on a handful of occasions…

Read more

SONS SECURE LOAN DEAL

Dumbarton have bolstered their goalkeeping department with the loan signing of Jay Hogarth from Rangers. The 20-year-old has joined the Sons until the end of the season from the Ibrox side. Hogarth spent last season on loan…

Read more

MATCH PREVIEW: PETERHEAD VS DUMBARTON

Dumbarton make the long journey to Balmoor this evening as they look to get back their season back on track in a re-scheduled cinch League Two fixture with Peterhead [kick-off 7.45pm]. A 2-1 defeat to East Fife on Saturday…

Read more

SUPPORTERS LIASON OFFICER ROLE

Dumbarton Football Club are on the lookout for a new Supporters Liason Officer, with thanks to our departing officer. Robbi Docherty has worked tirelessly in the role for more than two years, proving to be a crucial link between…

Read more

EAST FIFE WIN AT THE ROCK

Dumbarton were beaten 2-1 by East Fife at the Dumbarton Football Stadium this afternoon. Kieran Millar fired the visitors ahead before the break as Sons struggled to get going in the first-half. A positive start to the…

Read more

‘KEEPER SIGNS ON

Patrick O'Neil has completed a move today that will see him become a Dumbarton player until the end of the 2023/24 campaign. The goalkeeper has been named on the Sons bench as a trialist in recent weeks after Brett…

Read more

MATCH PREVIEW: STRANRAER VS DUMBARTON

Dumbarton play their final game of 2023 tomorrow when they travel to Stair Park to take on Stranraer [kick-off 3.00pm]. Sons will be looking for a response after last weeks disappointing outcome against Clyde whilst the Stair Park side…

Read more

SONS HELD AT THE ROCK

Dumbarton were held to a draw by Clyde at the Rock this afternoon.  Tony Wallace netted his tenth of the season from the penalty spot to put Sons ahead after eight minutes with Connor Young drilling home an equaliser…

Read more

MATCH PREVIEW: DUMBARTON VS CLYDE

Dumbarton are at the Rock for the final time in 2023 tomorrow as they host Clyde [kick-off 3.00pm]. Sons responded positively to their setback against Stenhousemuir a fortnight ago with a 4-2 win on the road against Forfar…

Read more

SONS BACK TO WINNING WAYS

Dumbarton came out on top in a six-goal thriller at Station Park this afternoon. James Hilton scored the opener after 16 minutes with his deflected effort sneaking past Marc McCallum. Josh Skelly equalised on the half hour…

Read more

BRETT LONG RULED OUT FOR INDEFINITE PERIOD

We are disappointed to announce that Dumbarton goalkeeper Brett Long has been ruled out for an indefinite period of time. The Sons shot stopper suffered a training ground injury and is set to be on the sidelines for…

Read more

2024 BURNS SUPPER

The 2024 Dumbarton Football Club Burns Supper is set to return in the New Year, with an exciting line-up scheduled. The annual event will take place at the Dumbarton Football Stadium on Friday, February 23, as we celebrate the…

Read more

WARRIORS WIN AT THE ROCK

A late James Berry goal handed Stenhousemuir all three points at the Dumbarton Football Stadium this afternoon. In a tight affair, Ryan Wallace had the first opportunity on 18 minutes but his header was kept out and at…

Read more

HALF-SEASON COMMERCIAL OPPORTUNITIES

As we approach the halfway point in the season, buoyed by five wins on the bounce, Dumbarton FC is delighted to relaunch 2023/24 sponsorship opportunities at half-season prices. From stadium naming rights and front of kit sponsorship, to pitch…

Read more

Slate coaster

FESTIVE OPENING HOURS FOR CLUB SHOP

The club shop at the Dumbarton Football Stadium will be offering extended opening hours in the run-up to Christmas. As well as being open as normal for this Saturday's visit of Stenhousemuir, supporters can visit the Rock between 11.00am…

Read more

REARRANGED FIXTURES

Dates for two postponed fixtures have this afternoon been confirmed by the SPFL. Sons tie with Peterhead on Saturday was a victim of the weather whilst the clash with Spartans next month has also been called off due to…

Read more

PETERHEAD VS DUMBARTON – GAME OFF

This afternoons cinch League Two game with Peterhead has been postponed. Parts of the Balmoor Stadium have been left frozen with a 11.15am pitch inspection resulting in a call-off. A re-arranged date will be announced in due course.

Read more

MATCH PREVIEW: PETERHEAD VS DUMBARTON

Dumbarton have the first of back-to-back fixtures with the top two sides in the division tomorrow afternoon when they travel to Peterhead [kick-off 3.00pm]. The Blue Toon are second in cinch League Two, with only goal difference separating…

Read more

NEW HEAD OF YOUTH APPOINTED

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that Gordon Scanlan has been appointed as the clubs Head of Youth Development. Gordon is currently with the Sons first-team as a video analyst and will now combine his duties with overseeing…

Read more

SONS DRAW GERS IN CUP

Dumbarton will host Rangers in the fourth round of the Scottish Gas Scottish Cup. Sons came out on top in a nine-goal thriller with Annan Athletic yesterday with the reward being a home tie against the Ibrox outfit.…

Read more

SONS WIN MEMORABLE CUP TIE

Dumbarton advanced into the fourth round of the Scottish Cup after a nine-goal thriller with Annan Athletic. An own goal had Sons on their way in the opening five minutes - though the goal has been credited to Michael…

Read more

GREIG YOUNG UNDERGOES SURGERY

Dumbarton defender Greig Young has successfully under went surgery on a knee injury. The full-back damaged his Anterior Cruciate Ligament in September and, after receiving independent medical advice from two specialists, it was determined he would require an operation.…

Read more

GREIG YOUNG – FUNDRAISING UPDATE

Dumbarton Football Club are committed to supporting Greig Young after it recently emerged that he requires surgery on his knee. Greig suffered Anterior Cruciate Ligament damage during our cinch League Two fixture with Peterhead in September and, after undergoing…

Read more

SONS WIN AT EAST FIFE

A first-half goal from Kalvin Orsi was enough for Dumbarton to earn three points against East Fife this afternoon. Orsi prodded home his first goal for the club in more than two years after just a few minutes…

Read more

CHRISTMAS EVENTS AT THE ROCK

The festive season is nearly upon us and we have a number of exciting ways in which you can celebrate at Dumbarton Football Club. With Christmas Party nights, senior lunches and breakfast with Santa, there is something for…

Read more

GREIG YOUNG UPDATE

Regrettably, further to two independent scan reports and specialist advice, Greig Young requires surgery on his injured knee. It was initially hoped that Greig may be able to undergo a period of rehabilitation and strengthening work without the need…

Read more

SONS CRUISE TO VICTORY

Dumbarton scored twice in either half to record a comfortable 4-0 victory over Bonnyrigg Rose this afternoon. Tony Wallace got Sons on their way with an early penalty after Matty Shiels was brought down before Finlay Gray doubled…

Read more

new admin assistant at the rock

A familiar face has returned to Dumbarton Football Club to take up a new post. Douglas Fyffe, who has previously been with the club as a masseur between 2013 and 2015 and kit man in 2020 for a short…

Read more

MEET THE MANAGER

Sons boss Stevie Farrell will take part in a Meet the Manager session at the Dumbarton Football Stadium this Friday, November 3. Dumbarton fans will have the opportunity to quiz the gaffer about whatever is on their mind after…

Read more

BANGIN PIZZA BACK ON BOARD

We are delighted to announce that local restaurant Bangin' Pizza have once again come on board as a club partner. The pizza chain are based just a stones throw away from the Rock and provide authentic, fresh, wood-fired pizzas…

Read more

TRIP TO ANNAN IN CUP

Dumbarton have been handed an away tie to Annan Athletic in the third round of the Scottish Gas Scottish Cup. Sons will make the trip to Galabank on the weekend of November 25. Stevie Farrell’s side put their…

Read more

SONS THROUGH IN CUP

Dumbarton came from behind to move into the third round of the Scottish Cup with a victory over Banks O’Dee. Sons were staring a cup shock in the face for much of the afternoon as goals from Hamish McLeod…

Read more

HALLOWEEN PARTY THIS WEEKEND

Dumbarton Football Club would like to thank members of the Sons Supporters Trust for their generous donation ahead of this weekends Halloween party. The Sonstrust members have donated 20 spaces for Sunday's party, which takes place at the…

Read more

MATCHDAY CAR WASHING AND VALETING

Shire Shine Detailing and Valeting have joined Dumbarton Football Club as an official partner, offering their services to supporters on a match day ahead of this weekends Scottish Cup clash with Banks O'Dee. The car washing, valeting and detailing…

Read more

COMMERCIAL MEMBER OF STAFF VACANCY

Dumbarton Football Club are looking to bring in a new commercial member of staff. The club currently have a number of positive relationships with business and companies across West Dunbartonshire and beyond, and the successful candidate will continue to…

Read more

AN EVENING WITH THE SCOTTISH CUP

Dumbarton fans are being invited to an exciting event to coincide with the clubs Scottish Cup campaign getting under way this weekend. Taking place at the Dumbarton Football Stadium on Friday, October 27, at 6.30pm, 'An evening with the…

Read more

DEFEAT IN THE CAPITAL

Two second-half goals consigned Dumbarton to a defeat at Spartans this afternoon. Sons were on top in the first-half but failed to make their pressure count with David Wilson and Matty Shiels missing the target from promising positions.…

Read more

MATCH PREVIEW: SPARTANS VS DUMBARTON

cinch League Two action returns tomorrow as Dumbarton make the trip to the capital to take on Spartans [kick-off 3.00pm]. Both sides have enjoyed a weekend off due to the international break but are set to do battle…

Read more

SHOW RACISM THE RED CARD

Dumbarton Football Club are proudly continuing their support of Show Racism the Red Card’s Match Actions Campaign during this weekends fixture with Spartans. Show Racism the Red Card is the UK’s leading anti-racism Education Charity, working within schools, workplaces,…

Read more

FRANK MILLER

All at Dumbarton Football Club were saddened to hear of the recent passing of long-time supporter and season ticket holder, Frank Miller. Frank was born in Dumbarton East, growing up in Newton and attending primary and secondary schools…

Read more

BECOME A LOTTO AGENT

You can help support the club - and potentially put some money in your own pocket - by becoming a Dumbarton Football Club lotto agent. Our Club Lotto currently runs with weekly draws and continues to be a…

Read more

SCOTTISH CUP MATCH DAY HOSPITALITY

Dumbarton get their Scottish Cup campaign under way against Banks O'Dee later this month and supporters can take advantage of a terrific hospitality offer. With season tickets not valid and the second round tie being our only home…

Read more

COMFORTABLE WIN ON THE ROAD

Dumbarton scored twice in either half to record a comfortable victory against Clyde this afternoon. Sons were on top from the off and came close to opening the score line through Sean Crighton and Carlo Pignatiello. The visitors…

Read more

MATCH PREVIEW: CLYDE VS DUMBARTON

The final quarter of the 2023/24 cinch League Two season comes to an end tomorrow with Dumbarton making the journey to Hamilton to take on Clyde at the ZLX Stadium [kick-off 3.00pm]. Sons returned to winning ways last weekend…

Read more

INTERNET PROBLEMS PERSIST

Connectivity issues are continuing to have an affect on the day-to-day business at the Dumbarton Football Stadium. Connection has been inconsistent in recent weeks which has impacted our ability to do a number of processes such as taking card…

Read more

CLYDE MATCH TICKETS AVAILABLE

Supporters can now purchase their tickets for this weekends cinch League Two fixture with Clyde. Priced at £17 for adults, £14 for over-65's and £5 for under-18's, Sons fans can get prepared for Saturday by buying through our hosts…

Read more

SUPPORTERS LIASON OFFICER

As part of our aim to enhance the relationship between the club and our fans, we wish to remind you that we have a Supporter Liaison Officer (SLO), Robbi Docherty. Her role is to act as a bridge between…

Read more

SONS BACK TO WINNING WAYS

Dumbarton recovered from back-to-back league defeats with a 3-1 win over Stanraer this afternoon. That was despite the visitors taking the lead through Ben Armour however Sons responded before the break thanks to goals from Tony Wallace and…

Read more

Subscribe

Sons Sign Up

Become a member of our online community and get tickets to upcoming matches faster!

Please wait...

Thank you for sign up!