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Accies 79, Lenzie 0

“We will be looking, as always, to improve our game by increasing our accuracy and precision in all our tasks across the park”. All Blacks coach Steve Hansen uttered those words after his side beat our “Boys in Red” on Saturday evening, but they might just as well have been uttered by Coups after our […]

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Shield Quarter Final News!

ACCIES 39  NEWTON STEWART 5 “I’m a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down.”  Abraham Lincoln. Watching the players out there, in the rain and cold, you felt that each man was “worker-hard” not just for his own success but for […]

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Match Report – Annan 13, Accies 32

This reporter was searching for a suitable quote to kick off this week’s report after a hard fought match down at Violetbank, Annan, when out of the mouth of our hooker came the words “it’s all in the passing” and so it was. After a deluge during the warm up the ground was slippery, as […]

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Mr James Downey….

a 6’4″, 16 stone plus bundle of hard-hitting, no-nonsense, yet affable Irish “blarney” joins the Accies coaching team! (Yes, it’s true & I’m serious  – it’s not a wind-up!) Coups was absolutely delighted to announce to the Squad tonight that the 3X capped centre is joining us, with immediate effect, as our new Backs Coach! […]

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Accies 14 – Garnock 8

It’s St. Crispin’s Day today, did you know that? Probably not. And whilst you were at school, you probably didn’t pay any attention to your English Depts exhortations to appreciate Shakespeare’s famous (or infamous) rallying call in “Henry V” either, did you? Well (though paraphrased just a little bit), let me remind you with this […]

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Halloween Party – Saturday 1st November

Ladies & Gentlemen All Hallows’ Eve approaches! Sat 1st Nov is, in fact, Halloween Night at our New Anniesland fortress! After wiping Annan and Ardrossan off the face of the planet, and in doing so cementing our place among the elite of West of Scotland rugby, all players, Friends, family and better-halves are invited along to […]

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