Junior rivals set for the ‘Cumbernauld & Kilsyth Clasico’

Action from last month's Kilsyth Rangers v Cumbernauld United derby (pic: Michael Gillen)
Action from last month's Kilsyth Rangers v Cumbernauld United derby (pic: Michael Gillen)

Junior rivals Kilsyth Rangers and Cumbernauld United go head to head at Duncansfield on Saturday.

Both sides have made reasonable starts to their Championship campaigns.

Cumbernauld have lost just lost just once, to leaders Rutherglen Glencairn, and sit in fourth place with 10 points from five games.

Kilsyth are three places, but just one point, behind them.

The sides also met at Duncansfield last month, an Alan Benton goal giving United a 1-0 win in a Sectional League Cup encounter.

The Cumbernauld United supporters bus for Kilsyth on Saturday will leave Guy’s Meadow at 12.40 pm and the town centre at 12.45pm.