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  • First team

    Conor Wilkinson joins on two-year deal

  • Women

    Lauren Doran-Barr Departs

  • Reserves & Under 18s

    SPFL Trust Trophy draw 2023/24

  • Women

    Eve Donald Joins Motherwell

  • Women

    2023/24 SWPL fixtures revealed

  • Archive

    S.V. Longa ’30 0 – 6 Motherwell

  • First team

    Stuart Kettlewell reacts to Longa victory

  • Archive

    23/24 cinch premiership Fixtures revealed

  • Reserves & Under 18s

    Latest academy graduates sign professional deals

  • First team

    Viaplay cup ticket details

  • First team

    Conor Wilkinson joins on two-year deal

    Conor Wilkinson joins on two-year deal

    Conor Wilkinson is the first new face at Fir Park for the 2023/24 season subject to international clearance. 

    Leaving Walsall in the summer, the Irish Under 21 international striker joins the club on a two-year deal.

    28-year-old Wilkinson started his professional career at Millwall. He has played and scored in the National League, League Two and League One and has featured in the Championship down south.

    Wilkinson made over 70 appearances for Leyton Orient, notching 20 goals in the process and has also turned out for Portsmouth, Newport, Bolton, Barnsley and Gillingham in his career.

    “Joining Motherwell is a great feeling,” Conor Wilkinson said.

    “I’m six foot three and I think people can get the wrong idea about the type of player I am because of that.

    “I’m not a target man, I like to get on the ball and show people what I’ve got.

    “To get the deal done is great and it now allows me to get down to business and focus on the season ahead.”

    Conor Wilkinson becomes Stuart Kettlewell’s first new face of the summer window.

    “It’s no secret that we’re light at the top of the pitch,” Stuart Kettlewell added.

    “Conor has imagination on the pitch and to have that in your team, is exciting.

    “He is someone who we have tracked for a while and been looking to get signed as soon as possible.

    “With the experience he has, there is no doubt in my mind, that he will add firepower to the team.”

  • Women

    Lauren Doran-Barr Departs

    Lauren Doran-Barr Departs

    Lauren Doran-Barr has left Motherwell to join Hibernian. 

    The defender departs the club after making 28 appearances in the previous campaign.

    Since joining the club in 2019, Doran-Barr has cemented her place as a mainstay in the squad after overcoming an injury that ruled her out of the 2020/21 season.

    “I’d like to wish Lauren all the very best with her move,” head coach Paul Brownlie said.

    “During our time in charge, Lauren has progressed rapidly. Her work ethic and character shown during difficult times with injury setbacks shows the strength of her character.”

    The club would like to thank Lauren for her efforts and wish her well in the future.

  • Reserves & Under 18s

    SPFL Trust Trophy draw 2023/24

    SPFL Trust Trophy draw 2023/24

    We have been given an away tie against Tranent in the first round of the SPFL Trust Trophy. 

    The first round will be played in the midweek of August 1/2, with the second round a fortnight later.

    Should Motherwell progress to the second round, we will face St Mirren B or Albion Rovers away.

    Kick-off times and venues will be announced shortly.

  • Women

    Eve Donald Joins Motherwell

    Eve Donald Joins Motherwell

    Eve Donald has joined the club from Dundee United for the 2023/24 campaign.

    The 23-year-old defender featured 27 times for the Tangerines last season and played a vital role in securing their top-flight status.

    “I’m very grateful for the opportunity to sign for Motherwell,” Eve Donald said.

    “The goals and ambitions set by both coaches and players at this club is something I can’t wait to be a part of.”

    “We are delighted to get Eve on board,” head coach Paul Brownlie.

    “We identified her as one of our top targets during the transfer window, as she further enhances the quality of the squad.”

    Donald becomes Brownlie’s fourth summer signing.

  • Women

    2023/24 SWPL fixtures revealed

    2023/24 SWPL fixtures revealed

    We will open our 2023/24 ScottishPower Women’s Premier League campaign away to Aberdeen on Sunday 13 August. 

    Our first home match will be against Spartans on Sunday 20 August.

    We will travel to Dundee United on Sunday 17 December prior to the winter shutdown and will face Hearts at home on Sunday 14 January when we return to action.

    All fixtures are subject to change.

  • Archive

    S.V. Longa ’30 0 – 6 Motherwell

    S.V. Longa ’30 0 – 6 Motherwell

    Motherwell rounded off the pre-season tour of Holland with a comfortable 0-6 win over S.V. Longa’30 in Harreveld.

    Mark Ferrie opened the scoring with just five minutes on the clock.

    Youth combined with experience as Lennon Miller’s ball into the box was expertly knocked down by Stephen O’Donnell and the 17-year-old striker made no mistake with the finish.

    On the 24th minute, it was 0-2.

    Motherwell worked a throw-in to Callum Slattery whose deep cross as met by Blair Spittal and he finished into the corner of the net.

    Ferrie had a great chance to grab a brace but as he latched onto a slack pass, he took too long to capitalise and the Longa’30 defence recovered to clear.

    O’Donnell and Spittal went close before the latter grabbed his second.

    A great bit of play down the wing as O’Donnell and Obika combined to set-up the midfielder who applied a cool finish to round-off a superb team goal.

    The second half started in a similar dominant fashion and within five minutes, Ferrie got his deserved double.

    The teenager’s tenacity won him the ball back and from 20 yards he found the corner of the net.

    Callum Slattery made it five with sensational strike. Joe Efford got the the byline and cut it back into the path of the Englishman who zinged his shot into the top corner from 25 yards.

    An unstoppable effort and an unstoppable performance as the Steelmen made it 6 moments later.

    Joe Efford again involved as he beat his man and saw his shot loop into the air off the goalie’s hand. Substitute Ross Tierney was on hand to ensure the ball ended up in the net.

    The win was the last action in Holland as the Steelmen return home to continue pre-season preparations ahead of the Viaplay Cup kicking off in two weeks time.

  • First team

    Stuart Kettlewell reacts to Longa victory

    Stuart Kettlewell reflects on our week in Holland.
    • Nathan McGinley
    • Mark Ferrie and promising academy players
    • A successful trip
    • Recruitment still ongoing
  • Archive

    23/24 cinch premiership Fixtures revealed

    23/24 cinch premiership Fixtures revealed

    The fixtures for the new 23/24 cinch Premiership campaign have been announced.

    We kick off the season on Saturday 5 August, taking on Dundee at Dens Park.

    Our first game at Fir Park is the following week when we face Hibernian.

    A popular away day for the fans, we travel to Dingwall on Wednesday 6 December.

    The festive period comprises of Rangers at home on Saturday 23 December before we play Aberdeen away on Wednesday 27 December.

    Livingston are the opponents on Saturday 30 December and Hibernian provide the final test on Tuesday 2 January before the winter break at Easter Road.

    All fixtures are subject to change.

  • Reserves & Under 18s

    Latest academy graduates sign professional deals

    Latest academy graduates sign professional deals

    Nine academy graduates have signed professional contracts with the club.

    Joining the backline are Ross Nelson, Scott Williamson, Derin Marshall and Zack Flatman

    In midfield, Campbell Forrest, Mikey Booth and Devon Johnston put pen to paper on their first professional deals.

    Livingston born Zack Tomany provides the firepower up top.

    16-year-old midfielder Olly Whyte officially joins the squad, having signed professionally in January.

    “This is a big milestone for each individual,” academy director David Clarkson said.

    “The step up to professional football is a big one and I have the full belief that each and every one of them have the capabilities to do so.

    “We have seen the pathway that exists at Motherwell for young players coming through and that has to be the aim for these players.

    “Coming in on a full-time basis also allows us to work closer with the players in terms of training, off-field nutrition and track their progress closer than ever.

    “It’s an exciting batch of players who have lots of potential.”

  • First team

    Viaplay cup ticket details

    Viaplay cup ticket details

    Ticket prices have been confirmed for all of our Viaplay Cup group fixtures.

    All five clubs have agreed to £12 for adults and £6 for concessions.

    Tickets for each game are available now and can be purchased online using the links below.

    OppositionDateTickets
    Elgin CitySaturday 15 July, 3pmBuy now
    Queen of the SouthTuesday 18 July, 7.45pmBuy now
    Queen’s ParkSaturday 22 July, 5.15pmBuy now
    East FifeSaturday 29 July, 3pmBuy now
    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION v ELGIN CITY

    For a disabled ticket, a concessionary ticket should be purchased on Fanbase with entry via gate 4 on the day.  The carer goes free.

    We have been allocated 1,000 tickets at Borough Briggs.

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION v QUEEN OF THE SOUTH

    Disabled tickets are the concession price of £6 with carer going free.  Please contact  directly to organise this.

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR BOTH GAMES AT FIR PARK

    SEASON TICKET HOLDERS
    If you are a season ticket holder, you can purchase your own seat(s) for the match.

    To get yours, just log in to your account at tickets.motherwellfc.co.uk. Once logged in, your reserved ticket(s) will be in your account menu and will be uploaded to your card. You will not be required to collect a physical ticket if you purchase your season ticket seat(s).

    For help, call 01698 333333 or email .

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION
    Please note there will no cash turnstiles on the day of the game. The ticket office will be open for sales from 1.30pm on the 22nd July and 11am on 29th July.

    The Centenary Suite and Cooper Suite will open for refreshments and bar food pre-match (from 2.30pm on the 22nd July and 12 noon on the 29th July) with both bars open following the match. No reservations required and both home and away fans welcome.