BIG DROP FOR POOR SCOTS: There’s bad news for any Scotland fans who actually care about where FIFA rank our wee nation’s fitbaw team in the world. Gordon Strachan’s men have dropped 10 places to 67 in FIFA’s latest rankings … Continue reading News @ 9: Hoops told no for Nagbe and Neilson has no need for loanee
BOYD BANGED UP TILL CHRISTMAS: Let’s kick this off with some bad news for Kilmarnock fans; experienced striker Kris Boyd has suffered a training ground injury to his thigh that will keep him out for up to two months. Boss … Continue reading News @ 9: Terrible news for Killie while Motherwell’s McGhee has been a bad lad
Earlier today the draw for the semi-finals of the Irn-Bru Cup took place at Toryglen involving three Championship sides; Dundee United, Queen of the South and St Mirren, and the sole survivors from outwith Scotland; Welsh Champions The New Saints. … Continue reading Irn-Bru Cup: Semi-final draw pits Saints against Saints
SAINTS LOANEE QUITS PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL: Striker Joe Gormley, who was on loan at St Johnstone from League One side Peterborough United, has quit professional football at the age of 26. The former Cliftonville player joined Tommy Wright’s side in August … Continue reading News @ 9: Another debut for Dembele and the Bank of Celtic gets a boost
KRANJCAR FEAR FOR GERS: There could be further bad news for Mark Warburton and Rangers, summer signing Niko Kranjcar could be on the sidelines for the rest of the season. The Croatian midfielder suffered a knee injury in a freak … Continue reading News @ 9: Injury crisis at Queen of the South and Rab Douglas saves former Boss
FORMER DOONHAMMER JOINS THE BUDDIES: They’ve been busy at the Paisley 2021 Stadium this week. First, it was the appointment of Jack Ross as the new boss and now he’s got himself a number two in the form of ex-Queen … Continue reading News at 9: Strachan does what he does best and could Scotland lose another youngster?
Scotland’s meeting with Lithuania in the Russia 2018 qualifier at Hampden on Saturday will be the nations’ ninth meeting in European Championship or World Cup qualifying campaigns since Euro 2000 qualifying. The Scots have faced the Lithuanians in qualifying campaigns … Continue reading The history of Scotland v Lithuania