No joy for Monifieth in Tay Valley Shield competition

MONIFIETH Tayside lost out in the Trident Trophies Division Two Tay Valley Shield final as Dundee City hit them for six.

Three goals in the first 11 minutes, put paid to any chance Monifieth had of winning the trophy against City at Strathmore Park on Saturday. Although Tayside worked hard for the whole game, by the end, City had netted six without reply to win their first trophy in their inaugural season in the Midlands.

Local team results:

Trident Trophies Division Two Tay Valley Shield final: Dundee City 6, Monifieth Tayside 0.

George Buckman Premier Division: Broughty United 4, Merpro AFC 5; Invergowrie 2, Carnoustie YM 1.

Drain Doctor Division One: Barnhill AFC 5, Harris FP 3; Michelin Athletic 2, Morgan FP 1.

Trident Trophies Division Two: Portcullis 1, Carnoustie Athletic 5.

AM Phillip Alliance Division One: Broughty United ‘B’ 3, Invergowrie 3; Carnoustie YM 3, Tayside Fire Brigade 2; Dundee College 1, Barnhill AFC 2. Division Two: Arbroath CSC ‘B’ 2, Michelin Athletic 2.

Placings: Arbroath HSFP ‘A’, Logie Harp 19 points; Dundee University 15; Harris Academy FP 14; Arbroath CSC ‘A’ 12; Arbroath CSC ‘B’, Michelin Athletic 10; Monifieth Tayside 9; Arbroath HSFP ‘B’, FC Claypotts 6.

Tomorrow’s fixtures

George Buckman Premier Division: Broughty United v Menzieshill Athletic (C. Fordyce), Esplanade, Carnoustie Y.M. v Riverside Athletic (C. Duncan), Carlogie Park.

Drain Doctor Division One: FC Claypotts v Barnhill AFC (P. Montgomery), Claypotts 3; Harris FP v Michelin Athletic (M. Donnet), Eton Street.

Trident Trophies Division Two: Carnoustie Athletic v Monifieth Tayside (F. Campbell), Carnoustie High School.

AM Phillip Alliance Division One: Barnhill AFC v Broughty United ‘A’ (I. Brown), Monifieth High School; Broughty United ‘B’ v Morgan FP (H. Petrov), Dawson 1; NCR v Carnoustie YM (F. Butcher), Caird Park Stadium. Division Two: Monifieth Tayside v Michelin Athletic (E. Woods), Riverview.

Kick off, cups 1.30 p.m., all others 2 p.m..All MAFA results (home club only) to match secretary on 01382 229266 before 6.30 p.m.

Home secretaries must contact both the referee and opposition secretary 24 hours before the game. Referees unable to officiate phone 01382 229266.