United face tough Cove task
Rothes manager Steven MacDonald won’t have to think hard about how to motivate his side ahead of this afternoon’s William Hill Scottish Cup replay against Edusport Academy.
MacDonald was left angry and confused on Thursday after Edusport’s appeal against central defender Angelo Stayer’s second yellow card last week was upheld by the SFA, meaning he can now play at Mackessack Park this afternoon, while at the same time Speysiders attacker Kris Duncan was summarily given a twomatch suspension for his part in the same penalty incident.
MacDonald said: “The SFA has more or less done my pre-match team talk for me, that and the incentive of a possible second derby at Elgin City, there should be no other motivation required. We know they are