Bowman focus is on a birthday double celebration
Huntly’s Highland League visit to Rothes on Saturday will be a special occasion for the Strathbogie side’s goalkeeper Richard Bowman, who will celebrate his 40th birthday 24 hours before facing his former club.
Bowman, who is also Huntly’s goalkeeper coach, has recently returned to first-team football after a shoulder injury ended Neil Hastie’s playing career and is relishing his return to Mackessack Park.
Bowman said: “There are spells in football where you fall out of love with it, or you're not getting a game. But I didn’t think at this stage in my life I’d still be playing Highland League football.
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