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Alloa

(ăl`ōə), town (1991 pop. 26,378), Clackmannanshire, central Scotland, on the Forth River. Textiles, engineering, brewing, and bottle making are the principal industries. A 15th-century tower on Mar's Hill marks the seat of the Erskines, earls of Mar.

Alloa

a town in E central Scotland, the administrative centre of Clackmannanshire. Pop.: 18 989 (2001)
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He will be looking to put one over on his old club and get valuable points for his Alloa team.
Alloa Rangers 9 Points from last ten league games 21 W2 D4 L4 Last ten homes/aways W4 D4 L2 1.
Burchill's team are now five points behind rivals Cowdenbeath and six off Alloa with a game in hand.
Alloa pushed forward for much of the last half hour but the SPL side survived to move into the fifth round of the Scottish Cup.
Yesterday he pleaded guilty, at Alloa sheriff court, to culpable and reckless conduct Sheriff David Mackie remanded Hood in custody until Jan 31 for reports.
In the ying minutes the hosts should have sealed it when Mark Gilhenay broke away wn the left touch-line and cut the ball back to Juanjo on the edge of the 18 yard box, but the Spaniard's lob ttempt was held by Alloa stand-in keeper Paul erguson.
He said: "We need to put our league form right and there's no better place than Alloa to go and try and do that.
White became a hero at Alloa, playing 81 games and scoring 28 goals before Falkirk signed him in 1958.
They take on Division Two rivals Alloa in the League Cup and the visitors are probably worth a sniff at 11-4 with bet365 and BetVictor.
In the dying minutes the hosts should have sealed it when Mark Gilhenay broke away down the left touchline and cut the ball back to Juanjo on the edge of the 18 yard box, but the Spaniard's lob attempt was held by Alloa stand-in keeper Paul Ferguson.
The fact is, Gary McGlynn, the Alloa keeper, had an excellent game and we took only half of the chances we created.
As ARBROATH'S descent to the Second Division was confirmed yesterday, the battle between ROSS COUNTY and ALLOA to avoid relegation heated up.