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AIRDRIE WIN SEVEN-GOAL THRILLER

Airdrieonians came from behind to win 4-3 at the Marbill Coaches Stadium this afternoon. Finlay Gray put Dumbarton ahead with a brilliant strike from the edge of the area on 27 minutes, though it was relatively short…

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VOLUNTEERS AT DFC – WE NEED YOU!

For a club like ours to be successful we need a mixture of people all working together, from helping on game days to lending a hand during the week or via knowledge sharing and commercial partnerships; there really are…

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DEFEAT IN DUMFRIES

Dumbarton suffered a 2-0 loss against Queen of the South in the Premier Sports Cup at Palmerston this evening. A first-half goal from Leighton McIntosh on 7 minutes had the hosts in front as both sides had chances…

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KILBY WIN SHOOT-OUT AT THE ROCK

Dumbarton were defeated on penalties by East Kilbride in the Premier Sports Cup at the Marbill Coaches Stadium this afternoon. Jon Robertson's early strike deflected into the net via Cammy Clark to give the visitors an early…

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SQUAD NUMBERS CONFIRMED FOR 2024/25 CAMPAIGN

Dumbarton Football Club can confirm squad numbers ahead of the competitive campaign beginning tomorrow. A small number of sponsorship opportunities also remain with details outlined below. The club would also like to announce Mark Durnan will remain club captain…

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MARBILL COACHES ARE NEW STADIUM SPONSOR

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to welcome Marbill Coaches on board as our stadium sponsor for the 2024/25 season. The Dumbarton Football Stadium will now become 'The Marbill Coaches Stadium' for the entirety of the upcoming campaign. The coach…

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SONS WIN MACRON CUP

Dumbarton were 6-1 winners at Hebburn Town this afternoon, winning the Macron Cup in the final pre-season friendly ahead of the 2024/25 campaign. Carlo Pignatiello got the scoring under way on 25 minutes before a Trialist poked home…

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LAUNCH OF DFC LADIES TEAM

Dumbarton Football Club are excited to announce the launch of a ladies team ahead of the 2024/25 campaign. The news was revealed at last nights open training session at the Dumbarton Football Stadium in which the players were invited…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: HEBBURN TOWN VS DUMBARTON

Supporters attending Saturday’s match against Hebburn Town FC should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS 24/25 Macron Cup, pre-season friendly Hebburn Town vs Dumbarton Saturday July 6th 2024 Kick-Off: 2pm Hebburn Sports Ground, South Drive, Hebburn, NE31…

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2PM KICK OFF FOR HEBBURN FIXTURE

Our friendly with Hebburn Town this weekend will now kick-off an hour earlier. The game had originally been scheduled for 3:00pm at the Hebburn Sports Ground on Saturday, but will now get under way at 2:00pm. Sons supporters…

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COMFORTABLE WIN IN AYRSHIRE

Dumbarton recorded a 4-0 win at Glenafton Athletic in their second pre-season friendly ahead of the 2024/25 campaign. A Trialist got the scoring under way from close range before Carlo Pignatiello rifled in a second. He…

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MATCH PREVIEW: GLENAFTON ATHLETIC VS DUMBARTON

Dumbarton's preparations for upcoming season continue this evening with a trip to Ayrshire to take on Glenafton Athletic. Sons got their friendly campaign under way on Saturday and put in a promising performance against Falkirk, despite ultimately losing 3-2.…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: GLENAFTON VS DUMBARTON

Supporters attending Tuesday’s match against Glenafton Athletic should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS 24/25 pre-season fixture Glenafton Athletic vs Dumbarton Tuesday July 2nd 2024 Kick-Off: 7.45pm Loch Park, New Cumnock, KA18 4DJ STADIUM ENTRY Entry…

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OPEN TRAINING SESSION AT THE ROCK

The Dumbarton Football Stadium will host an open training session this Thursday, July 4. The session will allow supporters to watch the first-team squad go through their paces as they prepare for the start of the competitive action in…

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FIRST PRE-SEASON RUN OUT FOR SONS

Dumbarton's first pre-season friendly ahead of the 2024/25 campaign ended in a 3-2 defeat against Falkirk this afternoon. A brace from Jinky Hilton had Sons ahead as Brett Long also kept out Callumn Morrison's penalty. Calvin Miller…

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MATCH PREVIEW: DUMBARTON VS FALKIRK

Football returns to the Rock tomorrow as Dumbarton get their pre-season schedule under way with the visit of last seasons League One champions Falkirk [kick-off 2:00pm]. The Bairns will provide a stern test to the Sons having gone…

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MATCH DAY INFORMATION: DUMBARTON VS FALKIRK

Supporters attending Saturdays match against Falkirk should be aware of the following information. MATCH DETAILS 24/25 pre-season fixture Dumbarton vs Falkirk Saturday 29th June 2024 Kick-Off: 2:00pm Dumbarton Football Stadium, G81 1JJ STADIUM ENTRY Turnstiles are cash entry only.…

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Dumbarton FC Celebrate Promotion

SPFL FIXTURES 2024/25

Dumbarton will kick off their League One campaign for the 2024/25 season again Inverness Caledonian Thistle at the Caledonian Stadium. Sons travel to take on Duncan Ferguson's side on August 3 before welcoming Andy Graham and his Alloa side…

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CRIGHTON DEPARTS

It is with much regret that Dumbarton Football Club can announce that Sean Crighton has departed the club with immediate effect. Sean has been given a fantastic full time coaching opportunity at Queens Park within their Academy and B…

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SENA SIGNS!

Dumbarton Football Club is delighted to announce the signing of Senegalese midfielder Mouhamed “Sena” Niang following his departure from Cove Rangers. Niang, 24, joins on a one-year deal and is the fifth summer signing to check in at the…

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CLUB BOARD UPDATE

Dumbarton Football Club is delighted to welcome Iain Macfarlane onto the clubs board as an Associate Director.  Iain lives in Dumbarton and will bring his professional experience in finance, partnerships, marketing, funding, and community development to support the…

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SUPPORTER MATCH DAY EXPERIENCE SURVEY

Supporters are invited to take part in an end of season survey regarding their match day experience at the Dumbarton Football Stadium. We are keen to improve the experience for all supporters, home and away, and would…

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GLENS FRIENDLY ADDED TO PRE-SEASON SCHEDULE

Dumbarton will take on West of Scotland Football League Premier Division side Glenafton Athletic as part of their pre-season preparations this summer. Sons make the journey to Loch Park on Tuesday, July 2 with the game kicking off…

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C&G HEAD INTO SEVENTH SEASON OF SPONSORSHIP

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that long-time sponsors C&G Systems have continued their backing for another season. The railway management company are now heading into their seventh campaign as a major supporter of the club as they…

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NEW DEAL FOR AZZA

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that Aron Lynas has signed a new one-year contract with the club. The right-sided defender has become a firm fans favourite since his arrival from Albion Rovers at the beginning of the…

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PADDY SIGNS ON AGAIN

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that Patrick O'Neill has agreed a new one-year deal with the club. The 32-year-old will continue to provide depth to Stevie Farrell's goalkeeping options for the upcoming campaign. The former Brechin City…

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ROSS MACLEAN MOVES ON

Dumbarton Football Club can this afternoon confirm that Ross MacLean has left the club. The forward player had one-year remaining on his contract at the Rock as he now moves on to League Two side Forfar Athletic for a…

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MCGUFFIE CHECKS IN

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce the arrival of our third summer signing with Craig McGuffie agreeing terms at the Rock. The winger signs up for the 2024/25 campaign after leaving Queen of the South at the end…

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DUMBARTON FOOTBALL CLUB GOLF DAY

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce a golf day at Gleddoch Golf and Spa Resort. The event takes place on Sunday July 21 with those interested in attending urged to act quickly with spaces expected to fill up…

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CLEAN UP DAY AT THE ROCK

The club are inviting volunteers to come along and assist in a clean up day at the Dumbarton Football Stadium. Assistance is needed in a number of duties in and around the stadium, including painting, cleaning, weeding and other…

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FALKIRK FRIENDLY ADDED TO PRE-SEASON SCHEDULE

Dumbarton will host League One Champions Falkirk at the Rock as part of their 2024/25 pre-season schedule. The Bairns will visit G82 on Saturday, June 29 for a 2:00pm kick-off. Entry on the day is £10 for adults and…

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DUO SIGN NEW CONTRACTS

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that Finlay Gray and Kalvin Orsi have signed new contracts with the club.  The duo were key in Sons earning promotion to League One last season and have committed to playing football…

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NEW FACES AT THE ROCK

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to welcome Cammy Clark and Michael Miller to the club.  The duo have penned one-year deals with the Sons having left Stirling Albion and Broomhill respectively.  Clark, a left-sided defender, made 41 appearances for the…

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EMAIL SERVICE DOWN THIS WEEKEND

Please note that the Dumbarton Football Club e-mail system will go through a down time this weekend. Digital improvements are taking place over the close season and our e-mail server is expected to be down from 5.00pm on Friday…

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PREMIER SPORTS CUP FIXTURES

Fixtures for the Group Stage of the 2024/25 Premier Sports Cup have been announced by the SPFL this afternoon. Wednesday's draw resulted in Sons being grouped with Aberdeen, Airdrieonians, Queen of the South and East Kilbride in Group A…

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STIRLINGSHIRE CUP 2024/25

The Stirlingshire Football Association is pleased to announce that member clubs will once again compete for the Stirlingshire Cup in season 2024/25. The Stirlingshire FA, founded in 1883, is open to senior clubs in Stirlingshire, Clackmannanshire and Dunbartonshire and…

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MATTY SHIELS IS BACK AT THE ROCK

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that Matthew Shiels has returned to the club. The left-sided midfielder and defender is now set for his third spell at the Rock having made nine appearances in the 2019/20 campaign…

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MEET THE MANAGER – THIS WEEKEND

Sons boss Stevie Farrell will take part in a Meet the Manager session at the Dumbarton Football Stadium on Saturday, June 1. Farrell will be in attendance along side Head of Youth Development Gordon Scanlan with supporters invited to…

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FURTHER SQUAD MOVEMENTS

Dumbarton Football Club can announce that Blair Malcolm and Callum Wilson will both depart the club upon expiry of their current contracts. The duo held talks with manager Stevie Farrell yesterday with the duo set to move on. …

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RUTHY SIGNS NEW DEAL

Dumbarton Football Club are delighted to announce that Michael Ruth has signed a new one-year deal with the club. The forward netted 15-goals as Sons earned promotion to League One and he has now committed to playing his football…

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PREMIER SPORTS CUP DRAW

Dumbarton have been drawn in Group A of the 2024/25 Premier Sports Cup following today's draw. Sons will face Aberdeen, Airdrieonians, Queen of the South and East Kilbride in the group stage. Full fixture details and ticketing arrangements will…

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ADMISSION PRICES FOR 24/25 SEASON

Dumbarton Football Club would like to announce the following admission prices for all of our regular season League One 2024/25 fixtures as follows: Adults - £18 Over-65's and students (proof of concession required) - £13 Under-16's - £5 …

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2024/25 PLAYER SPONSORSHIP

Player sponsorship opportunities for the coming season are now available. Supporters, groups, businesses and companies are now invited to get in touch and support their favourite player as Dumbarton prepare for League One football. For £200, plus VAT,…

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SQUAD UPDATE

Dumbarton Football Club would like to issue supporters with the following squad update after the completion of the 2023/24 campaign. Ten players from last seasons squad remain under contract for 2024/25 with extensions offered to a further four players.…

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BECOME A PREMIER CLUB MEMBER

Support the Sons in style as they head back into League One by becoming a Premier Club Member for the 2024/25 season. As part of the package, Premier Club Members will enjoy entry to all home matches, a pre…

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Dumbarton FC Celebrate Promotion

BOARD STATEMENT FOLLOWING PROMOTION

The Dumbarton Football Club board has issued the following statement following the clubs promotion to League One: "Well done to our entire squad on a fantastic achievement! "This has been a most competitive league and to gain…

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SALE AT CLUB SHOP TOMORROW

The club shop are holding a bank holiday sale at the Dumbarton Football Stadium tomorrow, Friday May 24. A number of goods are on offer with retro, signed and match-worn shirts as well as shorts and other training wear.…

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SUMMER FOOTBALL CAMP

Dumbarton Football Club are excited an announce a summer football camp, in partnership with Glasgow Clyde College. The sessions will take place at the Anniesland Campus of Glasgow Clyde College from 16-26 July with Sons player Carlo Pignatiello on…

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NEW KITMAN APPOINTED

Dumbarton Football Club would like to welcome Gary Johnstone to the Rock as he becomes the club new kitman. Gary has the task of filling the boots of long-time club official David Richardson who held the role for the…

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THANKS TO DAVID RICHARDSON

Dumbarton Football Club would like to pay tribute to long standing club volunteer, official and kitman David Richardson, who has stood down from his post as kitman following the completion of the 2023/24 season. 'Davie' has been involved with…

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FIRST PRE-SEASON FRIENDLY REVEALED

Dumbarton will head across the border to face Hebburn Town as part of their pre-season schedule. The sides met at the Rock last Summer with this seasons Northern Premier League East Division champions set to return the favour…

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THE SONS ARE GOING UP

Dumbarton will be playing League One football next season after a 2-2 draw at Spartans on Friday night resulted in a 4-3 aggregate victory. Michael Ruth scored a double to cancel out Cammy Russell's opener with Blair…

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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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