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Pentland United FC goalkeeper

Wick Groats 0-2 PU 13/08/2011

The champagne had scarcely stopped flowing before United switched their attentions to the David Allan Shield final and the prospect of a double celebration in 3 days. A purple middle period to the game saw United home after a tricky … Continue reading

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Wick Groats 3-5 PU 11/08/2011

And so it arrived the title decider a day later than originally planned due to rain but perfect conditions for football meant a bumper crowd at theUpper Bignold. United started like a train knowing a win was essential as no … Continue reading

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Acks 0-4 PU 04/08/2011

So it came down to two games the equation quite simple 6 points required or the league is to stay with long time leaders Wick Groats. As it stands now United are half way there after an indifferent performance, a … Continue reading

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Swifts 2-9 PU 02/08/2011

The penultimate week of the 2011 season arrived with United knowing it has to be 6 points to take the league to the last game of the season, two visits to Thurso were the task that lay ahead of United … Continue reading

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PU 4-0 Castletown 27/07/2011

United entered their final home league game of the season again knowing nothing less than 3 points would suffice whilst their neighbours knew any form of result would remove any lingering doubts over becoming involved in the relegation issue. Although … Continue reading

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Castletown 0-1 PU 25/07/11

United progressed to their first cup final of the season after dour encounter in Castletown where a solitary Grant Steven goal his third in as many games was the difference between the two sides. The home side actually started the … Continue reading

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PUFC 7-1 Halkirk 21/07/11

United faced Halkirk for the second time in 4 days desperate to do the first league double over their country cousins since 2008. The win was however essential to try and keep on the shirt tails of league leader Wick … Continue reading

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Halkirk 1-2 PU 18/07/11

United returned to David Allan Shield duty in Halkirk against a home side buoyed by a resounding victory v FSC in the previous round. The visitors started brightly and passing was off the highest standard especially from the defensive positions … Continue reading

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PU 3-1 Wick Groats 14/07/11

United were drinking last chance saloon as the champions arrived in Dunnet already 8 points ahead of United the gap had to close to provide any realistic opportunity of catching Groats. As it turned out United managed to turn a … Continue reading

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PU 8-1 Thurso Pentlands 11/07/011

United kicked off their DA Shield campaign against their Thurso counterparts who have been flying high in the second division but a clinical second half display meant it was the home side progressing to the quarter finals. It was a … Continue reading

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