Smith hails club conveyor belt

Falkirk’s Academy is producing a high standard of player, Alex Smith has said.

The Bairns’ director of football spoke highly of the conveyor belt of talent progressing through the ranks at the club in the wake of ten teenagers helping send Dundee United out of the Communities League Cup on Tuesday night.

Alex Smith

Alex Smith

It took the Bairns through 120 minutes of football and only a perfect five penalties - from Dale Fulton, Kallum Higginbotham, Farid El Alagui, David Weatherston and Stewart Murdoch sealed the Bairns a semi-final berth.

Hear his post-match comments here.