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LISTEN: Dunfermline 1 Falkirk 2 - the managers

Allan Johnston raged at ref Gavin Duncan following Falkirk’s 2-1 win at East End Park.

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Falkirk were celebrating in the second half. Picture Michael Gillen.

STARSHOT: Dunfermline 1 Falkirk 2

They took a while to get going, but it was worth the wait.

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Aaron Muirhead equalised from the spot for Falkirk. Picture by Michael Gillen.

Dunfermline 1 Falkirk 2: Bairns take bragging rights

If Falkirk have their way they’ll retain the derby bragging rights for a while to come – cup games pending of course.

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East Stirlingshrie hope to celebrate themselves on Saturday after seeing opponents EK win the league

Shire want to take shine off champions Kilby

It could have been a title decider and is now no more than a dead rubber, but East Stirlingshire coach John Sludden says the team’s final Lowland League game of the season against champions-elect East Kilbride is still one he wants to win.

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Stenhousemuir have beaten Peterhead twice this season and need a third win on Saturday

Stenhousemuir face win or bust trip to Peterhead

It’s last chance saloon time for Stenhousemuir in Saturday’s battle of the bottom two at Peterhead.

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Recognise this ex-Hearts keeper?

BENCHMAN: Laptop buffering meant nerves were suffering

The Benchman had computer issues, but doubts there will be a political print merger any time soon...

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Falkirk chairman Doug Henderson has faced calls to resign from fans over his political statement published in the club programme and website.

Bairns chairman ‘nothing to resign for’ over Brexit complaints

Falkirk chairman Doug Henderson says he has received MORE feedback backing his comments on football and Brexit last week than he has criticism.

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Mark Kerr's substitution provoked a reaction. Picture by Michael Gillen.

Bairns need support for the play-offs, not scapegoats

Peter Houston agrees Falkirk are not firing on all cylinders, but has appealed for more support from the stands ahead of the play-off crunch.

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Joe McKee last played for the Bairns against Dunfermline. Picture by Michael Gillen.

Bairns to welcome McKee back for play-off push

Midfielder Joe McKee should be back to aid Falkirk’s promotion bid via the play-offs.

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Tom Taiwo. Pic by Michael Gillen

Taiwo: Bairns have always held play-off belief

Tom Taiwo says Falkirk have believed for a while now that they’re in the play-offs.

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Willis Furtado takes on the Livingston defence

Stenhousemuir 0 Livingston 1: Stenny on brink after another defeat

Stenhousemuir suffered a 1-0 defeat to newly-crowned Scottish League One champions Livingston at Ochilview on Saturday.

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Bob McHugh. Picture by Michael Gillen.

Falkirk’s Super Sub strikes again

Bob McHugh held a hoodoo over Hibs last season – scoring twice late on in games last spring to help send Falkirk to the play-off final.

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LISTEN: Falkirk 2 St Mirren 2 - managers’ verdicts

Peter Houston didn’t think Falkirk deserved to lose against St Mirren, but did they do enough to win?

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Lee Miller is on the shortlist after scoring - helped by his kids who were the Bairns mascots against St Mirren. Picture by Michael Gillen.

STARSHOT: Falkirk 2 St Mirren 2

The Bairns were quite flat against the Buddies in the draw that secured play-off status

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Lee Miller levelled for Falkirk in the first half. Picture Michael Gillen.

Falkirk 2 St Mirren 2: Off colour Bairns secure play-offs

Falkirk played poorly but are assured of their place in the promotion play-offs after this point.

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Shire boss John Sludden

Still work to be done in ‘dead rubbers’ for Shire

There will be no question of East Stirlingshire’s players ‘downing tools’ over what remains of their season if coach John Sludden has anything to do with it.

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Stenhousemuir boss Ferguson taking one game at a time

Stenhousemuir boss Brown Ferguson says his players must forget about what might be happening with their relegation rivals and concentrate on their own fixtures.

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Peter Houston thinks his players can draw on last season's experience

Falkirk boss Houston insists players can handle pressure of run-in

With just four Championship weekends to go before the play-offs, Falkirk this week moved into leading contention for second place in the league.

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Alan Cook will undergo knee surgery

Stenhousemuir lose Cook for rest of season

Stenhousemuir midfielder Alan Cook has been ruled out for the rest of the season because of injury.

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Danny Rogers is back in training

Rogers return could be option for Falkirk

Falkirk first choice keeper Danny Rogers was back in training this week and could force himself back into boss Peter Houston’s reckoning in the final weeks of the season.

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