- Published: Monday, 02 March 2015 10:03
Clyde 2 Montrose 0Montrose Football Club’s struggle to move off the foot of the League 2 table continued as they lost to Clyde on Saturday with the new look management team of Paul Hegarty and John Holt still to record their first victory since taking over from George Shields two weeks ago.
There was very little to chose between the sides at Cumbernauld on Saturday until the match changed on an own goal given away by Garry Wood. This goal gave Clyde the lift they were looking for and they went on to seal the victory with a second on encounter on the break late in the match.
Defensively Montrose looked better than they had in weeks but they still lost two soft goals upfront they rarely troubled Clyde keeper Alan Martin in a match spoiled at times by the pouring rain at Broadwood.
Montrose must now look to getting badly needed points on board starting this Saturday with the final derby of the season against Arbroath.
This result coupled with East Stirlingshire winning against league leaders Queen’s Park now see’s the side five points adrift at the bottom of the table with a quarter of the season left.