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MATCH PREVIEW: SPARTANS VS DUMBARTON

Dumbarton make the journey to the capital this evening as they meet Spartans in the second-leg of the cinch League One play-offs [kick-off 7.30pm, live on BBC Alba]. Sons hold a narrow advantage after Tuesday's first-leg, with goals…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: SPARTANS VS DUMBARTON

Supporters attending Friday’s match against Spartans should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL cinch League One Play-off Final 2nd Leg Spartans vs Dumbarton (aggregate 1-2) Friday 17th May 2024 Kick-Off: 7:30pm Live on BBC Alba Ainslie…

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SONS TAKE FIRST LEG ADVANTAGE

Dumbarton will take a one-goal lead into the second-leg of the League One play-off final after a 2-1 win over Spartans this evening. Sons came out flying with Tony Wallace prodding in from close range midway through the…

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MATCH PREVIEW: DUMBARTON VS SPARTANS

Dumbarton host Spartans in the first-leg of the cinch League One play-off final this evening [kick-off 7.30pm, live on BBC Alba]. Sons got past Stirling Albion in their semi-final, relegating the Binos in the process with a 2-1 win…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: DUMBARTON VS SPARTANS

Supporters attending Tuesday’s match against Spartans should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL cinch League One Play-off Final, 1st Leg Dumbarton vs Spartans FC Tuesday 14th May 2024 Kick-Off: 7:30pm Live on BBC Alba Dumbarton Football…

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PLAY-OFF FINAL DETAILS

Dumbarton will face Spartans in the final of the cinch League One play-offs after yesterdays 0-0 draw at Forthbank. Sons host Spartans on Tuesday for the first leg with fixture and ticketing arrangements below. Tuesday May 14…

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SONS IN PLAY-OFF FINAL

Dumbarton earned a goalless draw against Stirling Albion this afternoon to earn their spot in the cinch League One play-off final. A 2-1 win on Tuesday was enough for Sons to secure a 2-1 aggregate victory and set…

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MATCH PREVIEW: STIRLING ALBION VS DUMBARTON

Dumbarton make the journey to Forthbank tomorrow with a slender one-goal advantage ahead of the second-leg of the cinch League One play-off semi-final with Stirling Albion [kick-off 3.00pm]. Goals from James Hilton and Tony Wallace either side of Dale…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: STIRLING ALBION VS DUMBARTON

Supporters attending Saturday’s match against Stirling Albion should be aware of the following information. Match Details SPFL, cinch League One Playoff Semi-Final, 2nd Leg Stirling Albion vs Dumbarton Saturday 11th May 2024 Kick-Off: 3:00pm Forthbank Stadium, Stirling, FK7 7UJ…

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CLUB LOTTO UPDATE

Over the past two years, despite our vigorous promotion of the club lottery, the number of participants has dwindled to the point where we have made the decision to bring it to a close. Those participants who have paid…

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SONS TAKE FIRST LEG ADVANTAGE

Dumbarton scored in either half to earn a 2-1 victory over Stirling Albion in the first leg of the cinch League One play-off semi-finals this evening. James Hilton headed Sons into the lead on 12 minutes before Dale…

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MATCH PREVIEW: DUMBARTON VS STIRLING ALBION

The cinch League One play-offs get under way this evening as Dumbarton host Stirling Albion in a semi-final first-leg clash at the Rock [kick-off 7.45pm]. Score lines across the SPFL on Saturday resulted in Sons dropping to fourth in…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: DUMBARTON VS STIRLING ALBION

Supporters attending Tuesday’s match against Stirling Albion should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL, cinch League 1 Playoff Semi-Final, 1st Leg Dumbarton vs Stirling Albion Tuesday 7th May 2024 Kick-Off: 7:45pm Dumbarton Football Stadium, G81 1JJ…

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PLAY-OFF TICKETING ARRANGEMENTS CONFIRMED

Dumbarton host Stirling Albion in the first-leg of the cinch League One play-off semi-finals on Tuesday, May 7 with admission details now confirmed by the club. Results across the country yesterday set up a two-leg clash with the Binos…

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PLAY-OFF SCHEDULE CONFIRMED

Results across the SPFL have this afternoon confirmed Dumbarton’s cinch League One play-off schedule. Sons were defeated 2-1 against Peterhead whilst Spartans won by the same score line at East Fife. Stirling Albion drew 1-1…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: PETERHEAD VS DUMBARTON

Supporters attending Saturday’s match against Peterhead should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL Cinch League 2 Round 36 Peterhead vs Dumbarton Saturday May 4th 2024 Kick-Off: 3pm Balmoor Stadium, Peterhead, AB42 1EQ STADIUM ENTRY  Please arrive…

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SONS EXTEND UNBEATEN RUN

Dumbarton came from two goals behind to earn a point against Elgin City this afternoon. Sons perhaps should have taken the lead in the opening stages, with Michael Ruth in particular missing a close-range header, but failed…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: DUMBARTON VS ELGIN CITY

Supporters attending Saturday's match against Elgin City should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL, Cinch League 2, Round 35 Dumbarton vs Elgin City Saturday 27th April 2024 Kick-Off: 3:00pm Dumbarton Football Stadium, G81 1JJ STADIUM ENTRY…

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SPFL PLAY-OFF DATES ANNOUNCED

The SPFL have, this afternoon, announced play-off dates for the conclusion of the 2023/24 season.  The first leg of the semi-final fixture is on Tuesday, May 7 with the return fixture taking place on Saturday, May 11.  The final,…

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EARLY BIRD SEASON TICKETS ON OFFER

Dumbarton Football Club are pleased to announce that early bird season tickets will be available to purchase from tomorrow (Wednesday April 24). You can secure your seat for the 2024/25 campaign, and make a saving along the way, by…

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SONS EXTEND UNBEATEN RUN

Dumbarton made it six games in a row without defeat with a goalless draw against Stranraer at Stair Park this afternoon. Sons ‘keeper Jay Hogarth denied Deryn Lang in the opening quarter of an hour and Matty Grant…

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NEW DEAL FOR JINKY

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that James Hilton has signed a new one-year contract with the club. The deal will see him remain a Sons player until the end of the 2024/25 campaign. ‘Jinky’ joined the club…

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YOUNG SONS NETWORKING EVENT A SUCCESS

Dumbarton Football Club would like to thank all those who attend our recent Young Sons Networking Event at the Rock. Sons Supporters Trust Director, Cameron Watson, Supporter Liaison Officer, Drew Walls, and Deputy Safety Officer, Jacqui Sibbald were all…

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SONS SECURE PLAY-OFF SPOT

Dumbarton confirmed their place in the top four of cinch League Two with a 1-0 win over Clyde. In an afternoon where the conditions had their say, the visitors came close to an opener when a header had to…

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MATCH PREVIEW: DUMBARTON VS CLYDE

Dumbarton host Clyde tomorrow afternoon in their penultimate home match of the regular cinch League Two season [kick-off 3.00pm]. Both sides have plenty to play for at this late stage of the season, though at opposite ends of the…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: DUMBARTON VS CLYDE

Supporters attending Saturdays match against Clyde should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL, Cinch League 2, Round 33 Dumbarton vs Clyde Saturday 13th April 2024 Kick-Off: 3:00pm Dumbarton Football Stadium, G81 1JJ STADIUM ENTRY Please…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: FORFAR ATHLETIC VS DUMBARTON

Supporters attending Saturday’s match against Forfar should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL Cinch League 2 Round 32 Forfar vs Dumbarton Saturday 6th April 2024 Kick-Off: 3:00pm Alpha Projects Stadium at Station Park, DD8 3BT STADIUM ENTRY Please arrive early to aid entry to the stadium. Dumbarton supporters can access the…

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NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH LOCAL YOUTH SIDE

Dumbarton Football Club can reveal that a local football team are set to make the step up towards the clubs youth academy next season. Haldane United 2008's, who currently play in the First Division of the Paisley and Johnstone…

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NEW TRUST REP LOOKING FORWARD TO NEW ROLE

Cameron Watson has revealed he is looking forward to following in his families footsteps after being elected as the Sons Supporters Trust Representative on the DFC board. The lifelong Son of the Rock was voted onto the clubs board…

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STALEMATE AT THE ROCK

Dumbarton and Stenhousemuir couldn’t be separated this afternoon as they battled to a goalless draw. There were plenty of flash points and talking points, however, in an entertaining share of the points. Sons were on the front…

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NEW SCOUTS FOR YOUTH ACADEMY

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce a new scouting setup for the clubs youth system. Two familiar faces in the shape of Alan McDevitt and David Lyden will be taking up the roles of Chief Scout and Scout…

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Alleged Incident at Methil

In tandem with the Police Scotland investigation, mindful of natural justice, your Board has commissioned a supplementary investigation to establish the facts of the alleged incident and to identify any breach of the Club's Conduct and Suspension Policy. To…

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THREE POINTS AT THE ROCK

Goals in either half secured three points for Dumbarton at the Rock this afternoon. Sons were dominant throughout and finally got the breakthrough midway through the first-half when Tony Wallace scored from the penalty spot. The hosts…

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CAFE WEEK OF ACTION – FAN ENGAGEMENT EVENT

As part of CAFE Football's Week of Action, we are hosting a fan engagement event for our disabled supporters before Saturdays match against Bonnyrigg Rose. We want to welcome you to the stadium and hear about your matchday experiences,…

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THREE POINTS IN THE CAPITAL

Dumbarton hit Spartans for six today to pick up three points. Ryan Blair fired in a free-kick to put the visitors ahead after five minutes before Cammy Russell equalised with one of his own to level things up.…

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MATCH PREVIEW: SPARTANS VS DUMBARTON

Dumbarton travel to the capital tomorrow as they face fellow play-off contenders Spartans in a crunch cinch League Two fixture [kick-off 3.00pm]. Sons conceded in added time to lose against East Fife last weekend as they cut the gap…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: SPARTANS VS DUMBARTON

Supporters attending Saturday’s match against Spartans should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL Cinch League 2 Round 29 Spartans vs Dumbarton Saturday 16th March 2024 Kick-Off: 3:00pm Ainslie Park Stadium, EH5 2HF STADIUM ENTRY Please arrive early to aid entry to the stadium. Dumbarton supporters can access the stadium via turnstile,…

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CLUB STATEMENT

Dumbarton Football Club can confirm that we are aware of an alleged incident that took place at our match away to East Fife on Saturday, and this is being investigated by Police Scotland. The club has, and will continue,…

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CAFE WEEK OF ACTION

Last week saw the kick-off of the 12th annual CAFE Week of Action! Between now and March 24th Dumbarton Football Club are celebrating #TotalAccess, and the roles of disabled people across the sports industry. Dumbarton Football Club is proud…

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LATE DEFEAT AT BAYVIEW

East Fife netted an added-time winner as Dumbarton suffered a 3-2 defeat this afternoon. The hosts led after just a few minutes when Nathan Austin pounced on a loose ball to tap in the opener. A swift…

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HEAVY DEFEAT ON THE ROAD

Dumbarton suffered a 5-0 defeat against Stranraer this evening. An own goal from Ryan Blair put the home side in front after just three minutes with Matty Grant, Dylan Forrest and Ben Armour sealing the game before the interval.…

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MATCH PREVIEW: STRANRAER VS DUMBARTON

Dumbarton make the journey to Stranraer this evening for cinch League Two action [kick-off 7.45pm]. Sons will be encouraged by recent back-to-back victories that has put a promotion play-off spot firmly in their hands. Victories over tonight’s opponents last…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: STRANRAER VS DUMBARTON

SUPPORTERS attending Tuesday’s match against Stranraer should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL Cinch League 2 Round 18 (postponed from Saturday Dec 30th 2023) Stranraer vs Dumbarton Tuesday 2nd March 2024 Kick-Off: 7:45pm Stair Park, Stranraer,…

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RUTH STRIKE EARNS THREE POINTS

A second-half rocket from Michael Ruth made it back-to-back wins for Dumbarton against Peterhead this afternoon. Sons were on top in the first-half but couldn't make their dominance count with a goal as Carlo Pignatiello came closest with a…

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MATCH PREVIEW: DUMBARTON VS PETERHEAD

Dumbarton are back at the Rock tomorrow as they welcome fellow promotion play-off contenders Peterhead to G82 [kick-off 3.00pm]. Sons will be looking to build on last weeks 2-1 victory over Stranraer whilst the visitors will be looking to…

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‘GERS STRIKER JOINS ON LOAN

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to confirm that James Graham has joined the club on loan until the end of the season. The striker joins from Premiership side Rangers and will provide further strength and competition to the Sons…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: DUMBARTON VS PETERHEAD

Supporters attending Saturdays match against Peterhead should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL Cinch League 2 Week 27 Dumbarton vs Peterhead Saturday 2nd March 2024 Kick-Off: 3:00pm Dumbarton Football Stadium, G81 1JJ STADIUM ENTRY All supporters…

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HOME WIN FOR SONS

Two first-half goals were enough for Dumbarton to pick up a 2-1 win over Stranraer this afternoon. Sons fell behind when Craig Ross nodded in from close range, but immediately responded thanks to Michael Ruth’s strike. Sean…

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NEW DEAL FOR TONY WALLACE

Tony Wallace has committed to the club for the 2024/25 season after penning a one-year contract extension. The midfielder joined Dumbarton in the summer for his second spell at the Rock having started his senior career with the club…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: DUMBARTON VS STRANRAER

SUPPORTERS attending Saturdays match against Stranraer should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS SPFL League 2 Week 26 Dumbarton vs Stranraer Saturday 24th February 2024 Kick-Off: 2:00pm Dumbarton Football Club Stadium, G81 1JJ STADIUM ENTRY All supporters can access the…

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RYAN WALLACE RETIRES FROM FOOTBALL

Dumbarton forward Ryan Wallace has informed the club that he is set to retire from football with immediate effect. The 33-year-old had planned to step back from football at the end of the season, but has instead made the…

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CLUB STATEMENT

AFTER an incident of reported personal abuse at our away fixture at Clyde FC, Dumbarton Football Club is reminding all supporters of our zero-tolerance policy to all forms of abuse. The club wishes to make it clear that it…

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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.…

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MATCH PREVIEW: CLYDE VS DUMBARTON

Dumbarton are back on the road tomorrow as they travel to Hamilton, where Clyde await for a cinch League Two fixture [kick-off 3.00pm]. Sons will be looking to build on a few positive performances in recent outings, though…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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’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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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