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New dad Mushin aims to be City’s Mighty ‘Boosh’

A NEW arrival often means existing players face a fight for their place in a squad. For Edinburgh City’s Sean Muhsin, the fresh blood that forced him out of the match day reckoning was his own baby girl.

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Craig Beattie came close for Edinburgh City. Pic: TSPL

Edinburgh City and Forfar can’t land knock-out punch

Less than 24 hours after Capital boxer Josh Taylor became Commonwealth super-lightweight champion at the same venue, neither Edinburgh City nor Forfar could knock each out of the William Hill Scottish Cup as this second-round tie ended in a 0-0 draw at Meadowbank.

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Gordon Donaldson, left, feels Edinburgh City matched Forfar when they met earlier in the season. Pic: SNS

Edinburgh City look for change of fortunes in Scottish Cup

Without a win in their opening ten Ladbrokes League Two fixtures, tomorrow’s William Hill Scottish Cup second-round tie will give Edinburgh City some respite from what is becoming a familiar slog.

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City's Mark McConnell battles with Scott McLaughlin of Clyde.   Pic: Neil Hanna

Disallowed Craig Beattie goal riles Edinburgh City

A late disallowed goal by Craig Beattie wasn’t used to excuse Edinburgh City’s 1-0 defeat to Clyde at Meadowbank, but manager Gary Jardine certainly felt his players were entitled to feel aggrieved.

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Dougie Gair is the clubs record appearance holder and goalscorer

Winless run is one record City stalwart Gair wants rid of

Record-breaker Dougie Gair may have seen plenty of ups and downs during his 15 years at Meadowbank, but that doesn’t make City’s winless run in League Two any easier to bear.

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City goalkeeper Andrew Stobie can only watch on as Elgin winger Chris Dodds cross-cum-shot went in after three minutes

Edinburgh City boss: Unambitious players can leave

Edinburgh City boss Gary Jardine says he is ready to wield the axe on a group of players who are still to register their first win as an SPFL League 2 side.

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Ouzy See was named in the SPFL Team of the Week. Pic: Scott Louden

City striker Ouzy See would swap plaudits for first victory

It’s been a good week for Ouzy See. A brace in last weekend’s 3-3 home draw with Arbroath earned him a place in the SPFL Team of the Week.

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Ousman See scored twice for Edinburgh City, his second giving them a 3-2 lead.

City denied first three points in pulsating encounter

Edinburgh City’s wait for a first SPFL win goes on after they played out a pulsating 3-3 draw with ten-man Arbroath at Meadowbank.

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Andrew Stobie has had to be patient in waiting for his chance

Keeper Andrew Stobie aiming to retain Edinburgh City gloves

If playing in Edinburgh City’s winless start to life in League Two has been frustrating for the majority of Gary Jardine’s squad, a watching brief has made the season so far all the more difficult for goalkeeper Andrew Stobie.

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Marc Laird left Scotland as a teenager and has spent his career in England

Edinburgh City deal gives Marc Laird chance to raise profile

Having played at Wembley and featured in English Premier League matchday squads, it’s fair to say that in Marc Laird, Edinburgh City have signed a player with more pedigree than most in League Two.

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Chris McKee admits lapses in concentration are costing Edinburgh City

Edinburgh City plan positive reaction to manager’s blast

Gary Jardine had some strong words for his Edinburgh City players in the wake of last weekend’s 1-0 home defeat to Montrose – and they were well-deserved, according to Chris McKee.

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Marc Laird has made over 250 appearances in England

Edinburgh City sign former Man City midfielder Marc Laird

Edinburgh City have signed former Manchester City and Millwall midfielder Marc Laird.

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Ross Allum, in a rare Edinburgh City attack, cant find a way past Montrose goalkeeper Allan Fleming. Pic: Ian Georgeson

Gary Jardine slams ‘unacceptable’ Edinburgh City display

Edinburgh City boss Gary Jardine branded his side’s defeat to Montrose “unacceptable” as the Capital outfit’s search for their first victory of the season continues.

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Ross Allum's goal earned Edinburgh City a draw at Stirling

First point gives Edinburgh City something to build on

At times it has been a long, hard slog. However, on Saturday, Edinburgh City finally registered their first point as an SPFL League Two club.

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Ross Allum is still looking for his first league goals of the campaign

Edinburgh City must be ‘more ruthless’ in League Two

Edinburgh City striker Ross Allum says the team needs to become more streetwise if they’re to get off the mark in League Two.

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The break will allow Craig Beattie to regain fitness.

International break gives Edinburgh City chance to take stock

Gary Jardine believes this weekend’s international break is coming at a good time for his beleaguered Edinburgh City squad.

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Osman See scores his spectacular bicycle kick to put City ahead after 65 minutes. Picture: Scott Louden

Edinburgh City boss Gary Jardine rues three points lost

Edinburgh City boss Gary Jardine admitted there were harsh words said in the wake of Saturday’s 2-1 home defeat by Berwick Rangers, but also positives to take.

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Joe Mbu is shown a straight red after an altercation with Forfars David Cox. Picture: Toby Williams

City star Mbu promises no more ‘silly sending offs’

Chances weren’t all that Edinburgh City missed during last week’s 2-0 reverse against Cowdenbeath at Central Park, with the defensive presence of Joe Mbu unavailable to Gary Jardine’s men due to suspension.

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Citys Chris McKee challenges Cowdenbeaths Lewis Moore for possession. Pic: David Lamb

Edinburgh City left to rue defeat at Cowdenbeath

One way or another, Cowdenbeath or Edinburgh City were going to claim their first points of the season on Saturday, and Gary Jardine felt it could have been his side after going down 2-0 at Central Park.

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Dougie Gair missed Citys start to the season due to his wedding. Pic: TSPL

Honeymoon is over for Edinburgh City ... especially Dougie Gair

If their first two results signalled the end of Edinburgh City’s honeymoon period following their promotion to Ladbrokes League Two, tomorrow’s trip to Cowdenbeath literally is for captain Dougie Gair.

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