Scottish Cup

Motherwell provide injury update on eight players including captain Carl McHugh

The Fir Park club had a number of worries after Saturday's draw with Ross County but fears have been eased.<p>Motherwell retain hope that midfielder …

Soccer

Luis Enrique looks set to take over at Arsenal but what could the other contenders bring?

Wenger announced on Friday he would be closing the curtain on his 22-year reign after facing increasing pressure from the club’s powerbrokers to walk …

Soccer

Celtic skipper Scott Brown warns Rangers his side are ready to take Hibs defeat frustration out on them

The skipper is hoping to make up for the 2-1 loss at Easter Road with victory in the derby this weekend.<p>Scott Brown has warned his Celtic side are …

Soccer

Chris McLaughlin's words of the weekend: Hibs live up to Neil Lennon's billing

<b>BBC Scotland's senior football reporter, Chris McLaughlin, analyses a talking point from the weekend's action, asking what's behind the words.</b><p><b>As the final whistle sounded at Easter Road, I hit send on my match report and started my usual mad dash from the back of the main stand, where I had been</b> …

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Brendan Rodgers wanted Celtic to lose to Hibs so Neil Lennon can replace him – Hotline

Michael Gannon puts on his tinfoil on his head and tunes in to some belters.<p>IT might be a conspiracy, a carve-up or incompetence​ but by hook or by …

Soccer

Could you be our 2017-18 Team of the Year?

It's time to decide the 2017-18 Rugby World Team of the Year. So if your team has stood out from the crowd this season, send in your nomination</b> …

Rugby Union

Wes Foderingham a doubt for Celtic clash as Rangers No.1 struggles with injury

Rangers keeper could miss showdown while Bruno Alves may also be ruled out.<p>Graeme Murty admits keeper Wes Foderingham is a doubt for next weekend's …

Soccer

Rangers boss Graeme Murty out to spoil Celtic's title party at Parkhead

Murty has challenged his Rangers players to show their true selves by ruining Celtic's title party — and avoid being 'defined' by their Scottish Cup …

Soccer

Celtic striker Moussa Dembele set to return for Rangers showdown

The French striker was a shock absentee on Saturday as Brendan Rodgers' side lost 2-0 to Hibs.<p>Moussa Dembele is set to return for Celtic’s big day …

Soccer

Scottish Gossip: Rangers, Celtic, Hibs, Arsenal, Bayern Munich, Burnley, Kilmarnock, Ayr, Edinburgh

FOOTBALL GOSSIP<p>Rangers are working on plans to sign Scottish-born Canada midfielder Scott Arfield. the 29-year-old whose contract with Premier League Burnley ends this summer and who is also interesting West Ham United, but wages of £20,000 per week remain a stumbling block for the Ibrox club. …

Soccer

Graham Potter now favourite for Rangers job as odds slashed on Ostersunds manager

Frank De Boer and Alex Neil have both been linked with the position but Potter is now favourite to land the role with some bookies.<p>Ostersunds manager …

Soccer

If Celtic lose Brendan Rodgers they should turn to Neil Lennon - Keith Jackson

Keith reckons the Hibs boss could step back into his old job if Rodgers is lured away from Parkhead.<p>It might be the title clincher no-one in …

Soccer

Rangers restore pride after Celtic drubbing

Rangers beat Hearts 2-1 in the Scottish Premiership on Sunday but face watching bitter rivals Celtic win the title in next week’s Old Firm match …

Soccer

Whatever happened to former Bristol City defender Liam Fontaine?

In the 2005/06 season Liam Fontaine was brought to Bristol City on loan from Fulham by manager at the time Gary Johnson.<p>Johnson had previously worked …

Soccer

Scottish Gossip: Rangers, Murty, Hibs, Rodgers, Celtic, Hearts

FOOTBALL GOSSIP<p><b>Rangers</b> manager Graeme Murty says he felt like resigning following the Scottish Cup semi-final defeat by <b>Celtic</b> last weekend. "Has there been a moment when I felt like chucking it? About five minutes after the game finished. But I had to take the emotion out of it and not make a …

Soccer

'No fight, no pride' Rangers fans unfurl protest banner at Ibrox in double blast at team and board

Supporters made their frustration clear inside a subdued stadium ahead of kick-off against Hearts.<p>Rangers fans launched a double blast at their team …

Scottish Football

Brendan Rodgers has taken Celtic as far as he can but why would Arsenal want him? - Hotline

Anthony Haggerty took your calls and speculation of Rodgers to Arsenal was rife on the Hotline.<p>Rodgers to Arsenal?<p>Hibs for second place?<p>There were …

Soccer

Hearts boss Craig Levein reckons Rangers aren't even punching in the same weight division as Celtic

The Tynecastle manager reckons the Ibrox men couldn't have expected to have laid a glove on Celtic in the Scottish Cup.<p>Craig Levein doesn’t believe …

Scottish Football

Rangers are still washing their dirty linen in public six years on from administration says Steven Naismith

The former Rangers striker says it’s sad the Ibrox club’s problems are being played out for all to see.<p>Stevie Naismith thought he had seen Rangers …

Soccer

Mark Allen should have new Rangers boss lined up – if not what’s the point in him? Scott McDermott

Graeme Murty’s successor should be ready to step in when the final whistle goes insists Sunday Mail’s chief football writer.<p>There’s a feeling among …

Soccer

Costa Rica boss to plead with Celtic in bid to get Cristian Gamboa more game time as he's pictured on holiday mid season

The right-back has only made one appearance since having a howler against Bayern Munich in the Champions League.<p>Costa Rica boss Oscar Ramirez will …

Soccer

'We deserved to win after a tough week'

Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes felt his players were written off too quickly after losing the Scottish Cup semi-final against Motherwell last weekend, as they proved with their 2-0 victory over Kilmarnock at Rugby Park.

Scottish Football

Brendan Rodgers insists it would take ‘something extraordinary’ for him to leave Celtic amid Arsenal link

Brendan Rodgers insists it would take “something extraordinary” for him to leave Celtic after the Hoops’ seventh successive Premiership title-winning …

Soccer

Celtic's seventh successive title could be Brendan Rodgers' parting gift if Arsenal believe he fits the bill

The serendipity of the fixture list sees two managers linked by speculation encounter each other at Easter Road on Saturday. A win for Brendan Rodgers and Celtic against Hibs would secure a seventh successive title for the Hoops and take them to within one victory of an unprecedented second …

Soccer

Brendan Rodgers Dismisses Arsenal Links Amid Managerial Search

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has shut down speculation linking him as a potential successor to Arsene Wenger at Arsenal.<p>Wenger confirmed on Friday that he's set to step down from the Emirates Stadium hot seat at the end of this season, but Rodgers told BBC Radio Scotland's <i>Sportsound</i> (h/t Alex …

Soccer

Murty still yet to heal rift with Andy Halliday after Celtic outburst

Sacrificed in the 41st minute of the 4-0 defeat last Sunday, the midfielder lost the plot on the substitute's bench. Daniel Candeias reacted in a …

Soccer

Kilmarnock 0 Aberdeen 2 as Kenny McLean and Shay Logan grab goals to delay Celtic title party - 3 talking points

The pair who were missing from the squad for Scottish Cup semi-final defeat were key figures in ensuring Celtic cannot win the Premiership this …

Scottish Football

Matching Ross County's fighting spirit shows quality of Motherwell believes Stephen Robinson

The Fir Park boss was thrilled with how his side performed with little to play for in the league.<p>Motherwell boss Stephen Robinson was happy to see …

Soccer

Rangers will silence doubters and clinch second place insists Graeme Murty

The Ibrox gaffer believes his side will bounce back from heavy defeat to rivals Celtic and show their quality.<p>Graeme Murty has backed his under-fire …

Soccer

Brendan Rodgers explains how Celtic star Callum McGregor is becoming more like Tommy Burns every day

The academy graduate has excelled in a variety of roles and his boss reckons he can go on to emulate his hero.<p>It's not bad when the gaffer calls you …

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