Turriff United keeper ready for first Highland League start
TURRIFF United's teen keeper Tim Findlay insists he's looking forward to his next taste of Highland League football following his Buckie baptism of fire.
The 16-year-old was thrown in at the deep end at Buckie last Saturday after Fraser Hobday's fourth-minute red card.
Findlay had only signed with United from juvenile football days earlier, but turned in a performance that belied his years with a string of stops.
With Hobday banned for this weekend's clash at home to Fort William, rookie Findlay is set to be back in the firing line as United target back-to-back home wins in the league for the first time since April 2018.
Commenting on his debut, the youngster said: "It was all just a surprise and I had to react to it.
"I enjoyed it a lot but it would have been better if we had managed to get the three points, or even a draw for our efforts, but that's the way football goes sometimes.
"All that's next is to work on the things I didn't do so well and improve for next time.
"The defence on Saturday really helped me through the game and gave me a lot of protection.
"They were solid.
"I just hope I can get as much game time as possible at Turriff and enjoy my football."