MX23RW : Thursday, September 24 21:00:48| >> :600:122993:122993:
Jul 16, 2019 at 7.45pm UK at Glebe Park
Attendance: 272
BrechinBrechin City
0-4
Ross County
FT(HT: 0-2)
Stewart (33', 44'), Mckay (49'), Spittal (75')

Steven Ferguson hails "massive threat" Ross Stewart

Stewart followed his weekend brace against Montrose by netting twice.

Ross County co-manager Steven Ferguson feels Ross Stewart is showing he is a "massive threat" in front of goal after the striker notched his second double of the season.

Stewart followed his weekend brace against Montrose by netting twice in the first half of County's 4-0 Betfred Cup win over Brechin.

The 22-year-old lashed in the opener from 16 yards after chesting down a corner, and slotted home his second just before the break. Billy McKay and Blair Spittal rounded off a comfortable win after the interval.

Ferguson said: "That's exactly what we know Ross can do, he can score all types of goals, as he has shown over the last two games.

"The fact he is the height he is and he can move like he can move, means he is a massive threat if we can utilise all his strengths, and thankfully he has got four goals over the last two games and thoroughly deserves them."

County earlier loaned forward Declan McManus to Falkirk for the season and Ferguson outlined their thinking.

"We look at competition for places in that striking area and felt Decs probably wouldn't play as many games as he would like," he said. "He will get some game time and hopefully some goals and we'll see where it goes from there."

ID:365213:

Click here for more stories about Ross Stewart

Click here for more stories about Ross County

Share this article now:
Did you know...?
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Read Next:
Stuart Kettlewell: 'Starting places still up for grabs at Ross County'
>
Latest Sports Video
Sports Mole Logo
Enter your email address to subscribe to Sports Mole's free match previews newsletter! Updates are sent twice a week.

rhs 2.0
EFL Cup
UEFA Super Cup
Europa League
Finnish Veikkausliiga
Copa Libertadores
Major League Soccer
Brasileiro
Copa do Brasil
AFC Champions League
Chinese Super League
Super League
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1RangersRangers86201721520
2Celtic76102051519
3Hibernian8521135817
4Aberdeen640255012
5Ross County8323711-411
6Dundee UnitedDundee Utd8314613-710
7Kilmarnock8224111108
8Motherwell822468-28
9St Johnstone821549-57
10St Mirren8215512-77
11Hamilton AcademicalHamilton7205512-76
12Livingston8125814-65

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!