Alloa


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Alloa

(ˈæləʊə)
n
(Placename) a town in E central Scotland, the administrative centre of Clackmannanshire. Pop: 18 989 (2001)
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All night, then, we walked through the north side of the Carse under the high line of the Ochil mountains; and by Alloa and Clackmannan and Culross, all of which we avoided: and about ten in the morning, mighty hungry and tired, came to the little clachan of Limekilns.
Alloa striker Willie Irvine came close early on with a shot which had Jags' keeper Kenny Arthur scrambling to tip over.
RAITH ROVERS...............0 ALLOA..............................1 DELIGHTED Alloa boss Jack Ross saluted his battling stars as he claimed his first win since taking over last month.
Defender Andy Dowie netted his second goal of the season to see off Alloa.
SCOTLAND'S small town drug crisis has claimed its third victim in four months after another Alloa man died of a suspected cocaine overdose.
The Blue Brazil host fellow strugglers Alloa before facing title challengers and play-off contenders.
But Bomber vowed to carry on the fight for promotion after being stunned by Ben Gordon's last–gasp equaliser for Alloa.
ALLOA defender John McCormack is hoping his side can capitalise on Rangers' Euro victory this week.
DEREK LYLE reckons a point from Alloa could prove crucial in Queen of the South's play-off push.
Despite drawing a blank against Alloa, Bairns moved into third spot.
Division Three: Berwick v Alloa, Cowdenbeath v Dumbarton, East Stirling v Ross Count, Montrose v Albion, Queen's Park v Arbroath.
ALLOA................0 DUMBARTON..1 ALLOA captain Ben Gordon claims the Wasps must forget about their Challenge Cup heroics against Rangers or risk jeopardising their Championship status.