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MATCH REPORT: Edinburgh Accies vs Musselburgh

As the Christmas season approaches and thoughts turn to snow and rugby club lunches with outrageous sweaters,'Burgh and Accies found only good old Scottish rain,but despite the conditions,produced a hugely entertaining game.


Photo Credit: John Durham Photography

The kick off appeared to be slightly delayed,but after 'Burgh had kicked off,the hosts were quickly on the offensive,and following some close range passing,their captain Jamie Sole went over with only 3 minutes on the clock,before full-back Robert Wilson converted for an early 7-0 lead.

The conditions made the ball like the proverbial 'bar of soap',but credit must be given to both sides who coped admirably.Up front 'Burgh were denied the services of Willie Fleming and Michael Maltman,but th