Scottish Football

Morning Leeds-in for 15 August: Bielsa says that Leeds ‘could have won by more’

Plus links for the day<p>Marcelo Bielsa was generally happy with how Leeds played in the League Cup match against Bolton at Elland Road last night.<p>Speaking at the post-match press conference, he said:<p>We dominated the game and we had many offensive actions but when you’re winning just by one goal, it’s …

Soccer

Scott McDonald retires to move into radio

McDonald, who turns 35 next week, spent last season with Dundee United in the Scottish Championship where he scored an impressive 15 goals from 34 …

Soccer

Five reasons why Hampden Park should remain the home of Scottish football

Next month Scotland will get their UEFA Nations League campaign underway as they face Albania at Hampden Park.<p>The Scottish Football Association has …

Scotland

Paedophile football coach Jim McCafferty jailed after confessing his crimes

A former youth coach at Celtic FC has been jailed for sexually abusing a teenager.<p>Jim McCafferty, 72, first confessed to his crimes after being …

Crime

Celtic's Scott Brown and Hearts' Steven Naismith may face disciplinary action

Scott Brown and Steven Naismith will find out on Tuesday if they are to face retrospective punishment following Saturday's match between Hearts and …

Soccer

11 Premier League summer signings that look like genuine bargains

Stuart Armstrong, Celtic to Southampton (£7m)<p>An integral figure in Celtic’s recent domination of Scottish football, Armstrong was snared away from …

Soccer

Former Celtic FC youth coach jailed for child sex offences

Former Celtic football youth coach Jim McCafferty (72) has been sentenced to three years and nine months in prison at Belfast Crown Court after …

Crime

Man Utd loan James Wilson to Aberdeen

The 22-year-old has been sent out for his fourth loan spell from Old Trafford as he teams up with the Scottish Premiership side<p>Manchester United have …

Soccer

SFA voice concern as Livingston disband youth academy

The Scottish Football Association has voiced concerns over the future of the young players affected by Livingston's decision to close their youth …

Soccer

Ex-Rangers manager said he'd 'walk back' to Ibrox if chance came

Mark Warburton spent almost two years as manager of Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers.

Nottingham Forest

Rangers boss Steven Gerrard warned by Alan Stubbs to be careful who he listens to in Scottish football

Alan Stubbs has warned Steven Gerrard to 'be careful who he listens to' as he settles into life as Rangers boss.<p>Gerrard kicked the Premiership …

Soccer

Here's why Alfredo Morelos is the new icon of Ibrox

Alfredo Morelos has never been far from the headlines since joining Rangers. Between the heavy media pressure and often confusing, unmerited disdain …

Mexico

Number of sectarian offences by football fans revealed

Sectarian singing, racial abuse, sexual assaults, fights and<br>assaulting police officers are among nearly 100 incidents involving<br>Scottish football fans …

Great Britain

Daryl Horgan: Hibs sign Republic of Ireland winger on three-year deal

<b>Hibernian have signed Republic of Ireland international Daryl Horgan on a three-year deal.</b><p>The winger, 26, joins from Preston North End for an undisclosed fee after being a long-term target of Hibs head coach Neil Lennon.<p>Subject to international clearance, Horgan will go straight into the squad to …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Queen's Park set £6m price for Hampden but Scottish FA only want to cough up £2m for national stadium

Queen's Park have told the SFA they want £6million in return for agreeing to sell them Hampden.<p>And Sportsmail understands a decision on the future of …

Sport (UK)

Hearts 1-0 Celtic: Kyle Lafferty volley sees off champions

Christophe Berra injured against much-changed Celtic<p>Kyle Lafferty's 56th-minute strike was enough to separate Hearts and Celtic in a bruising …

Soccer

HOT OR NOT: Steven Gerrard needs to stand out from the crowd at Rangers while Tottenham are in danger of going backwards

It's Hot or Not time again as Sportsmail's IAN LADYMAN reveals what's been making him feel warm and what's been leaving him cold this week.<p>HOT<p>GEORGIA …

Soccer

Tom Rogic says Celtic won't get comfortable under Brendan Rodgers

Tom Rogic says Brendan Rodgers' determination to keep Celtic progressing is rubbing off on the players.<p>The Celtic boss, who guided the club to an …

Soccer

England invented football – but Scots made it the success it has become

In his book, How Scots Invented the Modern World, American writer Arthur Herman credited the inventiveness of Sots in numerous fields including …

Soccer

17 games, no defeats in 90 minutes - is Scottish football undergoing a revival?

In 17 European matches this season, the four clubs representing Scotland remain unbeaten inside 90 minutes.

West Sussex

This four-bedroom home is hiding an incredible secret - and it can be yours for £370k

THIS unassuming four-bed property for sale is hiding a secret – it has a PUB inside.<p>Owner Alan Cardwell, 63, had a boozer and a stage added to the …

Dining Rooms

Hearts vs Celtic: What TV channel, live stream, kick off time and team news for the Scottish Premiership clash

CELTIC travel to the Tyncastle Stadium to face Hearts in their second Scottish Premiership game of the season.<p>The Hoops were in action in midweek in …

TV Stations

Soccer - Rangers striker Morelos has red card rescinded

(Reuters) - Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos will be available to play in Sunday’s Premiership clash against St Mirren after he had his red card rescinded, the Scottish Football Association said on Wednesday.<p>FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Scottish Premiership - Rangers vs Kilmarnock - Ibrox, Glasgow, …

Soccer

Ellie Goulding secretly announces engagement after 18 months of dating

Ed Sheeran and Cherry Seaborn<p>Pop superstar Ed Sheeran asked his long-term girlfriend Cherry Seaborn to marry him in January. He wrote on Instagram, …

Celebrity (UK)

'A massive problem' - Ex-Rangers forward slams ref after Aberdeen debacle

Former Rangers man Lee McCulloch has launched a scathing attack on the standard of refereeing in Scottish football in the wake of his former club’s …

Soccer

Dundee FC Player Had To Wear An Electronic Tag Against St Mirren

<b>Scottish football has a knack for throwing up all sorts of madness, ranging from Sky Sports being duped into thinking Aberdeen had signed a player</b> …

Dundee

Scottish football returns with vaping riddies, electronic tags, snakes and Old Firm Facts

“Look, I know I’ve been writing around the clock recently, but we can hang out properly this weekend. There’s not usually much worth talking about in …

Social Media

What time is Champions League play-off draw? Celtic discover opponents for final qualifying round

The domestic season is fast approaching, and that means that football is back and ready to hit our screens once again.<p>There will be plenty to feast …

Soccer

Socceroos stars face Aussie blackout

MP and Silva, the company who brokered foreign deals for the Scottish Premiership, is heading for administration after a series of unpaid fees and …

Sport (Australia)

Calls for Scottish football clubs to ditch plastic straws

An MSP’s calling on clubs to ditch plastic straws in favour of paper alternatives ahead of the Scottish football season.<p>George Adam is backing fellow …

Scottish National Party