While Pars fans smiled when the Blue Brazil drew 0-0 on Tuesday night against Falkirk but Cowden have taken five points from their last four games and they will be no push overs.
Unique goal celebration explained as scorer of five goals in the last five games looks out his crash helmet
Graham Bayne and Jake Hyde have officially signed for Dunfermline Athletic
29/03/11 JM:- "Big Hardie was planning to take it before he was told to get into the box by a couple of the players because they know how dangerous he is.
IRN BRU First Division: Cardle and Dowie start in place of Graham and Woods. Hardie (93) 1-0
"Hopefully it is a good draw but we will find out at the end of the season. With the other result it looks like a chance missed.
In five visits to Dingwall, Dunfermline have only left once with all three points. Jake Hyde will join the squad as a trialist tonight
"At the end of the day we know that they are a good side but I don't think we created too many clear cut chances. It was a disappointing day really."
SFL Youth League; McShane (27) 0-1; Leslie missed pen (47), Smillie (55) 0-2; Smillie (85) 0-3.
26/03/11 JM:- ""We knew that we were going to be in for a tough game, traditionally the games between us are always tight affairs.
IRN BRU First Division: Mason for Dowie only change from side that faced Dundee.
"Dunfermline Athletic have participated in one of a series of alcohol awareness sessions, delivered by Alcohol Focus Scotland, the national charity for alcohol issues.
25/03/11 JM:- "We have been receiving some fantastic backing away from home and we need the crowd to get vocal and get right behind the team
The Pars defeat to Thistle at East End Park in March last year was just the second away win for the Jags here in over 27 years.
"It was an entertaining game with both teams going for it. All credit to Dundee, they kept battling away and managed to get the goal to take a draw from it."
22/03/11 JM:- "I am really pleased with their performance against a team that was 21 games unbeaten.
IRN BRU First Division: Mason and Cardle out; Woods and Burke returned. Alex Burke (32) 0-1, Trialist (71) 1-1;
Dunfermline Athletic F.C. helps open the new Asda opticians
"The boy took me out and I went down, and then he took Hardie out and he went down. And the referee decided to give us both yellow cards.
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"I wasn't really think about the red card, I was just looking around to see where Kirkie was. Obviously he was no playing today so I thought right - sprint
19/03/11 JM:- "There will be points dropped even though we wouldn't like to drop any. We want to win every game but as soon as you start thinking about the next eight games you are in trouble
IRN BRU First Division: Hardie 31 pen.) 1-0.Corrigan red card (30), McHale red card (32) Mason red card (38). Hardie (45+1) 2-0, Buchanan (54) 3-0; Kane (74) 3-1, Hardie (92) 4-1.
18/03/11: JM- "We have got to look at ourselves and really our final ball was the one that let us down.
SFL Youth League: Goals from Conor Schiavone and two from Steven Leslie see off young Bairns
Joe Cardle:- "It was a bit of a nightmare but we just need to go out on Saturday when we play them at home and score the goals that we didn't get on Tuesday night."
Dunfermline Head of Youth tapping into knowledge of renowned boss Dario Gradi and Spanish football
15/03/11: JM - "They had the lions share of luck tonight for sure allied with our bad finishing which is as poor as we have been in front of goal.
IRN BRU First Division: Graham and Bayne in for Graham and Burke. Kirk (5) 0-1, Borris (32) 1-1
Graham Bayne returned to make his 60th appearance for Dunfermline in the important win over Falkirk on Saturday.
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Dunfermline U19s shared four goals with Alloa Athletic U19s on the fieldturf at Loch Leven Community Centre.
"It was good to get a win after the last couple of disappointing results we've had. That's our second win this season at Falkirk but that was a really enjoyable win today.
12/03/11: JM - "We knew that we would face a reaction after half time and we told them that. We managed to hang on in there and win the game."
IRN BRU First Division: Three changes - in come Chris Higgins, Alex Burke and Steven McDougall and Graham Bayne on the bench. Woods (28) 0-1; Hardie (44) 0-2. Miller (58 pen.) 1-2.
11/03/11: JM - "We have eleven cup finals between now and the end of the season. We have just got to take that one game at a time and see where it takes us.
Saturday 11th March 1961: Fifty Years ago Dunfermline won through to their first ever Scotish Cup Semi Final
"We want to get into a game, it doesn't matter who it is against. Every game is a must win from now on really; it is going to be a difficult task but we need to be up for it."
08/03/11: JM- "I was disappointed too with the manner they played; we didn't play the way we are capable of and only time will tell if it is a good point or not."
IRN BRU First Division: Kirk, Cardle and Rutkiewicz return. 0-0 HT; Barrowman (67) 0-1, Kirk (81 pen.) 1-1.
"As the Manager has said before this is going to be a massive month and we have to get performances like that out of our system.
Dunfermline's unbeaten home record went on Saturday but County have won just two away matches this league season and their last away win was at Falkirk back in November.
05/03/11 JM:- "they have just had an off day today. It is as bad as it could have been!"
IRN BRU First Division: Pat Clarke started in place of Andy Kirk. Lyle (1) 0-1, O'Brien (48) 0-2; Buchanan (76) 1-2; Weatherson (87)
Ryan Thomson has signed a new deal that will keep him at the Club for another two years.
04/03/11: JM - ""They will be looking to get points to catch the teams above them but we are unbeaten at home and we have got to maintain that.
19 year old Jordan White goes out on loan to Dumbarton
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