RODGERS WILL WAIT ON GRIFF: Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers will give Leigh Griffiths another day to prove his fitness, ready to wait until the last possible moment as the striker recovers from a hamstring tweak. Griffiths trained with the rest of … Continue reading News @ 9: Griffiths still has Barca chance & Chris Iwelumo spotted in Serbia
NOT SO MESSI: Celtic’s hopes of a missing-Messi-miracle appear to be over with the news that the superstar was back in training today, after sitting out the Spanish champions’ match with Malaga with an upset stomach. The number one player in the … Continue reading News at 9: Henrik’s horror and not so Messi as Leo back in training
STRACHAN STAYS: Scotland manager Gordon Strachan has been rewarded for back -to-back 3-0 defeats…with the full support of the SFA. Following a meeting at Hampden today, the SFA issued a statement confirming their continued backing for Strachan and his staff. With Scotland … Continue reading News @ 9: No ambition, no surprise – Strachan stays on
CELTS ‘WELL PLACED’ AMID EURO LEAGUE TALK: “For the times they are a-changing” – Peter Lawwell, 2016. Well, not far off. The Celtic Chief Executive believes that there will be big changes in the European football set-up in the coming years, … Continue reading News @ 9: Lawwell hints at Euro League and is this the man to save Scottish football?
As Scotland were forced to take part in England’s attempt at the mannequin challenge for the last 15 minutes of Friday evening’s World Cup Qualifier at Wembley, many of us were left wondering what next? The obvious answer is the … Continue reading What next for Scotland?
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
O’NEILL DISMISSED SCOTS LINK: Northern Ireland boss Michael O’Neill laughed off suggestions he could replace Gordon Strachan as Scotland manager, telling reporters “the fact that I live in Scotland is probably a bigger driving factor (for the rumours) than anything else.” … Continue reading News @ 9: O’Neill laughs off Scots link & Gerrard-Celtic rumours not going away yet