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BBC Football
Jordan McMillan: Partick Thistle & SFA abandoned me, says banned defenderdecided that Livermore's "unique circumstances" mitigated his behaviour. "It's
Jordan McMillan: Partick Thistle & SFA abandoned me, says banned defender
BBC Football / Posted 16 hours ago
decided that Livermore's "unique circumstances" mitigated his behaviour. "It's the consistency part of it," McMillan told BBC Scotland. "You've got guys in England admitting taking banned substances and there should be four-year sanctions and... Read more
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BBC Football
Cristian Gamboa: Celtic close to signing West Brom right-backCristian Gamboa. The 26-year-old Costa Rican is having a medical in Glasgow on
Cristian Gamboa: Celtic close to signing West Brom right-back
BBC Football / Posted 21 hours ago
Cristian Gamboa. The 26-year-old Costa Rican is having a medical in Glasgow on Monday after both clubs agreed a fee, BBC Scotland has learned. Gamboa, who has made more than 160 club appearances, has previously played in Denmark and Norway... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Points dropped admits bossthrough Jordan Thompson and Kevin McHattie. "I would have to say that was two
Points dropped admits boss
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 days ago
through Jordan Thompson and Kevin McHattie. "I would have to say that was two points dropped," McKinnon admitted to BBC Scotland. "From 2-0 up, to draw the game is disappointing for us. When you are in that position you should certainly win... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Rodgers positive following drawteams we are up against are huge teams, but it doesn't stop us trying to fight
Rodgers positive following draw
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 3 days ago
teams we are up against are huge teams, but it doesn't stop us trying to fight and seeing where it takes us," Rodgers told BBC Scotland. "We are not in it just to make up the numbers. "It is a great milestone that we have been able to qualify... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Midfielder set to leave Celticthink it's complete yet, but it's something that could happen, possibly in the
Midfielder set to leave Celtic
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 3 days ago
think it's complete yet, but it's something that could happen, possibly in the next couple of days," Rodgers confirmed to BBC Scotland. "Stefan's going into the last year of his contract. "He has worked over pre-season and it's been difficult... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Championship transfer gossip: Where will Hal Robson-Kanu end up?right-back Callum Paterson. The Latics had a first bid of £600,000 rejected and
Championship transfer gossip: Where will Hal Robson-Kanu end up?
Nottingham Post / Posted 4 days ago
right-back Callum Paterson. The Latics had a first bid of £600,000 rejected and went back in, offering £100,000 more. However, the Tynecastle club have turned that bid down and want substantially more for the 21-year-old, according to BBC Scot... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Midfielder calm for drawHotspur (pot 3) are similarly awaiting their fate. "Anybody, we'll take anybod
Midfielder calm for draw
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 4 days ago
Hotspur (pot 3) are similarly awaiting their fate. "Anybody, we'll take anybody after the play-off," McGregor told BBC Scotland. "We'll sit down and watch the draw and obviously we'll be hoping for some big ties. "We're looking forward to... Read more
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Daily Record
New series about football's role in Scotland's society hits the SFA with truthschanging fortunes of domestic clubs in Europe with remarkable insight from key
New series about football's role in Scotland's society hits the SFA with truths
Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
changing fortunes of domestic clubs in Europe with remarkable insight from key figures in and around the game. Read More BBC Scotland describe the programme as a look at “the last three decades of intrigue, social change, greed, risk and... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Back where we belong - Rodgersfollowing their first-leg triumph. "They're going back in amongst Europe's eli
Back where we belong - Rodgers
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 6 days ago
following their first-leg triumph. "They're going back in amongst Europe's elite, it's where Celtic belong," Rodgers told BBC Scotland. "Tonight was really about getting through and all the plaudits go to the players because they got... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Scots councillor storms out of North Sea conference because his chalet was 'a glorified shed'calls to step down from his role since news of the trip first emerged. However
Scots councillor storms out of North Sea conference because his chalet was 'a glorified shed'
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
calls to step down from his role since news of the trip first emerged. However, Mr Kitts-Hayes has denied claims that he tried to cover up his early return. He told BBC Scotland that he had informed senior officials as soon as he return... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Scots councillor storms out of North Sea conference because his chalet was 'a glorified shed'calls to step down from his role since news of the trip first emerged. However
Scots councillor storms out of North Sea conference because his chalet was 'a glorified shed'
EveningTimes Online / Posted 6 days ago
calls to step down from his role since news of the trip first emerged. However, Mr Kitts-Hayes has denied claims that he tried to cover up his early return. He told BBC Scotland that he had informed senior officials as soon as he return... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Ranting Scottish councillor stormed out of North Sea Commission conference because his chalet was a 'glorified shed'calls to step down from his role since news of the trip first emerged. However
Ranting Scottish councillor stormed out of North Sea Commission conference because his chalet was a 'glorified shed'
EveningTimes Online / Posted 6 days ago
calls to step down from his role since news of the trip first emerged. However, Mr Kitts-Hayes has denied claims that he tried to cover up his early return. He told BBC Scotland that he had informed senior officials as soon as he return... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
No going back for skipperStrachan. "I've been playing international football for 11 years with no break
No going back for skipper
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 6 days ago
Strachan. "I've been playing international football for 11 years with no break at all, season over season," Brown told BBC Scotland. "It's a sad day for myself. I really enjoyed playing for Scotland and I think the biggest thing for me was... Read more
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heraldscotland
Councillor who walked out of Legoland conference compared chalets to 'Butlins in the 1970s'calls to step down from his role since news of the trip first emerged. However
Councillor who walked out of Legoland conference compared chalets to 'Butlins in the 1970s'
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
calls to step down from his role since news of the trip first emerged. However, Mr Kitts-Hayes has denied claims that he tried to cover up his early return. He told BBC Scotland that he had informed senior officials as soon as he return... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish school PPP schemes owned by offshore investment fundsand ensure the public purse is not being exploited. Dexter Whitfield, from the
Scottish school PPP schemes owned by offshore investment funds
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
and ensure the public purse is not being exploited. Dexter Whitfield, from the European Services Strategy Unit, told a BBC Scotland investigation the Edinburgh PPP scheme was now owned by four different companies. "Those four different... Read more
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BBC Football
Hapoel Be'er Sheva v Celtic62 since 2003 - is a source of hope for the hosts. "We know (about the away re
Hapoel Be'er Sheva v Celtic
BBC Football / Posted 7 days ago
62 since 2003 - is a source of hope for the hosts. "We know (about the away record), but we are realistic," Bakhar told BBC Scotland. "We are up against a better team, we know the last result but we still believe a little. "We come with... Read more
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BBC Football
Scotland squad: John McGinn included for World Cup qualifier v Maltaand France, but Strachan would only confirm that he "will speak to Darren about
Scotland squad: John McGinn included for World Cup qualifier v Malta
BBC Football / Posted 7 days ago
and France, but Strachan would only confirm that he "will speak to Darren about it". Hull midfielder Robert Snodgrass told BBC Scotland on Sunday that he would happily "throw my name in the hat" as a candidate to succeed Brown. Strachan said the... Read more
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express
‘Don’t score again or we’ll abandon game’, police told Hearts team during derbyclaimed a senior police officer urged his team to spurn goal scoring chances F
‘Don’t score again or we’ll abandon game’, police told Hearts team during derby
express / Posted 8 days ago
claimed a senior police officer urged his team to spurn goal scoring chances Former striker John Robertson told a BBC Scotland documentary how the officer made a half-time plea for his team not to score in the second half of a... Read more
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heraldscotland
The 12 greatest political plays of all timeon behalf of a friend who, with her asylum-seeking family, faces deportation. T
The 12 greatest political plays of all time
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
on behalf of a friend who, with her asylum-seeking family, faces deportation. The musical was also adapted for BBC Scotland, with Gary Lewis as the teenagers' teacher. The play made us think about the plight faced by migrants. "It has... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Rodgers hails performancematters in added time. "We started really well, we got the goals and for long
Rodgers hails performance
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 9 days ago
matters in added time. "We started really well, we got the goals and for long periods we bullied them," Rodgers told BBC Scotland. "If we keep playing like that, we will blow teams away. "It was a brilliant team performance. The attitude and... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
McKinnon happy with winyou had said to me before the game we would have a 3-0 win I would have been ha
McKinnon happy with win
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 9 days ago
you had said to me before the game we would have a 3-0 win I would have been happy with that," McKinnon told BBC Scotland. "We had a really good first half so I'm very pleased with that. "The second half we have to give credit to Ayr... Read more
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birminghammail
The latest news and rumoursthe move to Rangers. Rangers’ proposed move for Aston Villa’s Joleon Lescott i
The latest news and rumours
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
the move to Rangers. Rangers’ proposed move for Aston Villa’s Joleon Lescott is off after the defender failed his medical, BBC Scotland understands. The 34-year-old ex-England centre-half had been offered a two-year contract at Ibrox and had been... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Villa defender Lescott now NOT joining Rangers' proposed move for Aston Villa's Joleon Lescott is off after the defender fail
Villa defender Lescott now NOT joining Rangers
tribalfootball.com / Posted 10 days ago
' proposed move for Aston Villa's Joleon Lescott is off after the defender failed his medical, BBC Scotland understands. The 34-year-old ex-England centre-half had been offered a two-year contract at Ibrox and had been expected to sign once he... Read more
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BBC Football
Joleon Lescott's proposed move to Rangers falls throughfrom Sunderland Rangers' proposed move for Aston Villa's Joleon Lescott is off
Joleon Lescott's proposed move to Rangers falls through
BBC Football / Posted 10 days ago
from Sunderland Rangers' proposed move for Aston Villa's Joleon Lescott is off after the defender failed his medical, BBC Scotland understands. The 34-year-old ex-England centre-half had been offered a two-year contract at Ibrox and had been... Read more
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heraldscotland
Journalist 'gagged' by broadcaster after pressure from SNPjournalist writing says more about them than it does Stephen Daisley." "During
Journalist 'gagged' by broadcaster after pressure from SNP
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
journalist writing says more about them than it does Stephen Daisley." "During the referendum we saw crowds protesting at BBC Scotland with the tacit backing of Alex Salmond and senior colleagues. This sorry episode suggests nothing has... Read more
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heraldscotland
Journalist "gagged" by broadcaster after pressure from SNPjournalist writing says more about them than it does Stephen Daisley." "During
Journalist "gagged" by broadcaster after pressure from SNP
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
journalist writing says more about them than it does Stephen Daisley." "During the referendum we saw crowds protesting at BBC Scotland with the tacit backing of Alex Salmond and senior colleagues. This sorry episode suggests nothing has... Read more
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BBC Football
Jordan McMillan seeks return to football after cocaine banin December, but that was reduced by a month after an appeal. "Now I just want
Jordan McMillan seeks return to football after cocaine ban
BBC Football / Posted 11 days ago
in December, but that was reduced by a month after an appeal. "Now I just want to get back to playing football," he told BBC Scotland. The National Anti-Doping Panel (NADP) judgement means McMillan, who is the only footballer currently banned in... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Character delights Rodgersto then go and win the game 5-2, really shows that mental strength of the playe
Character delights Rodgers
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 11 days ago
to then go and win the game 5-2, really shows that mental strength of the players as well as the quality," Rodgers told BBC Scotland. "It is a brilliant result for us. "You would obviously prefer 3-0 but 5-2 really shows the level that the team... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Striker praises new strengthand captain Scott Brown to ensure a rousing 5-2 success. "I think last year, w
Striker praises new strength
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 11 days ago
and captain Scott Brown to ensure a rousing 5-2 success. "I think last year, we would've crumbled," Griffiths admitted to BBC Scotland. "They would've probably got an equaliser. I was thinking, 'it's going to happen again'. "I'm sure the boys who... Read more
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Scotsman
BBC Scotland told to ‘rise to challenge’ of changing landscape A review found audiences in Scotland have a lower opinion of the BBC news outp
BBC Scotland told to ‘rise to challenge’ of changing landscape
Scotsman / Posted 12 days ago
A review found audiences in Scotland have a lower opinion of the BBC news output than in other parts of the UK. Picture: John Devlin The BBC has to “rise to the challenge of representing... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Celtic v Hapoel Beer Shevaagainst the Israeli champions. "We know they're very robust, very difficult to
Celtic v Hapoel Beer Sheva
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 12 days ago
against the Israeli champions. "We know they're very robust, very difficult to break down," manager Brendan Rodgers told BBC Scotland. "In the game away, they played with a back five and that will require patience from our players and our... Read more
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heraldscotland
BBC Scotland must 'rise to challenge' of news audience expectations, says Trustpart of the report, the Trust said: "Sports coverage in particular generates st
BBC Scotland must 'rise to challenge' of news audience expectations, says Trust
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
part of the report, the Trust said: "Sports coverage in particular generates strong opinion in Scotland; many use BBC Scotland services as a go-to source for football programming, although some feel as though not all teams get equal... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Rodgers confident of teamthat there'll be moments when we have to cope with the pressure, I see no reaso
Rodgers confident of team
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 13 days ago
that there'll be moments when we have to cope with the pressure, I see no reason why the players can't," Rodgers told BBC Scotland. "The last couple of seasons have gone by and you learn from those experiences. "It's a new team, a new... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
New keeper targets starting roleyou've got no self belief, you've got no place in being there and playing for a
New keeper targets starting role
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 13 days ago
you've got no self belief, you've got no place in being there and playing for a big club like this," De Vries told BBC Scotland. "Craig has it, Logan has it, I'm sure Fasan has it as well and myself, I've got it. It will be an interesting... Read more
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HITC Sport
Lennon assesses difficulty of Celtic's play-off, outlines what he has told Rodgersrevealed that he has told Rodgers that the matches are the biggest that the new
Lennon assesses difficulty of Celtic's play-off, outlines what he has told Rodgers
HITC Sport / Posted 13 days ago
revealed that he has told Rodgers that the matches are the biggest that the new manager will face all season. Lennon told BBC Scotland: "I think Brendan knows what's at stake. It sets the whole season up brilliantly. I have spoken to him about it... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Neil Lennon: Celtic are ready for 'awful' task of qualifying from Champions League play-offscompatriot Rodgers has prepared the team well for what he describes as Celtic's
Neil Lennon: Celtic are ready for 'awful' task of qualifying from Champions League play-offs
EveningTimes Online / Posted 13 days ago
compatriot Rodgers has prepared the team well for what he describes as Celtic's 'biggest games of the season.' Lennon told BBC Scotland: "I think Brendan knows what's at stake. It sets the whole season up brilliantly. "I have spoken to him about... Read more
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heraldscotland
Neil Lennon: Celtic are ready for 'awful' task of qualifying from Champions League play-offscompatriot Rodgers has prepared the team well for what he describes as Celtic's
Neil Lennon: Celtic are ready for 'awful' task of qualifying from Champions League play-offs
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
compatriot Rodgers has prepared the team well for what he describes as Celtic's 'biggest games of the season.' Lennon told BBC Scotland: "I think Brendan knows what's at stake. It sets the whole season up brilliantly. "I have spoken to him about... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Celtic net keeperCraig Gordon at Celtic Park. 'I need a goalkeeper who, when we have possession
Celtic net keeper
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 15 days ago
Craig Gordon at Celtic Park. 'I need a goalkeeper who, when we have possession, we have 11 players,' Rodgers told BBC Scotland. 'I need someone who can distribute the ball and pass it. Dorus is as good as I've seen at that in all my... Read more
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Scotsman
Neil Lennon confirms Hibernian’s interest in Andrew Shinniespell on loan at Rotherham United earlier this year. “We’ve spoke to the club
Neil Lennon confirms Hibernian’s interest in Andrew Shinnie
Scotsman / Posted 16 days ago
spell on loan at Rotherham United earlier this year. “We’ve spoke to the club and we’ve spoken to the player,” Lennon told BBC Scotland. “There’s no guarantee that we’ll get anything done but we have made our interest known. “We are hoping that we... Read more
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heraldscotland
Glasgow entrepreneur takes aim at Scots investment culture after landing New York fundingfor the sake of it, rather than controlled content.” Mr Gibson, who has worked
Glasgow entrepreneur takes aim at Scots investment culture after landing New York funding
heraldscotland / Posted 17 days ago
for the sake of it, rather than controlled content.” Mr Gibson, who has worked with the likes of social platform Kiltr, BBC Scotland and Glasgow Caledonian University, conceded that there was a degree of luck involved in breaking through in an... Read more
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Daily Record
Mystery as Aberdeenshire man wakes up to find 75 fish on his doorstepapp Periscope, hoping someone might be able to shed some more light on their su
Mystery as Aberdeenshire man wakes up to find 75 fish on his doorstep
Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
app Periscope, hoping someone might be able to shed some more light on their surprise appearance. Speaking to BBC Scotland, he said: "To start with, I thought the fish had been dropped by birds but there were far too many. Read... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Dundee forward Greg Stewart heads for Birmingham City medical after agreeing termsChampionship club. The 26-year-old had previously rejected a move after a £500
Dundee forward Greg Stewart heads for Birmingham City medical after agreeing terms
EveningTimes Online / Posted 18 days ago
Championship club. The 26-year-old had previously rejected a move after a £500,000 transfer fee had been agreed. But BBC Scotland report today that Stewart has reached an agreement with the Blues and will have a medical in the Midlands today... Read more
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Scotsman
Good points and bad points of the new Sportsceneon the set of Sportscene. Picture: BBC Having been a much-maligned programme t
Good points and bad points of the new Sportscene
Scotsman / Posted 19 days ago
on the set of Sportscene. Picture: BBC Having been a much-maligned programme throughout recent seasons, the bosses at BBC Scotland have finally taken action and ejected new life into Scottish football’s weekly highlights show. The first... Read more
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Scotsman
Dundee accept offer for forward Greg Stewartwith Dundee for Greg Stewart. There seems to be conflicting reports about the
Dundee accept offer for forward Greg Stewart
Scotsman / Posted 19 days ago
with Dundee for Greg Stewart. There seems to be conflicting reports about the player’s intentions, however. According to BBC Scotland, the 26-year-old is not keen on a move to St. Andrew’s and has already turned down their offer. But according... Read more
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Scotsman
Aidan Smith: Why has Championship slipped off Sportscene’s radar?“And finally … ” run-through of Championship results and league placings at the
Aidan Smith: Why has Championship slipped off Sportscene’s radar?
Scotsman / Posted 20 days ago
“And finally … ” run-through of Championship results and league placings at the end, just before the closing titles. Maybe BBC Scotland is too embarrassed to mention the Championship now it is no longer providing highlights. Pretend it doesn’t... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Goalscorer encouraged by former herothe atmosphere and the fans. He thought it would be great for me, to get my foo
Goalscorer encouraged by former hero
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 20 days ago
the atmosphere and the fans. He thought it would be great for me, to get my football back on track," Sinclair explained to BBC Scotland. "You saw it when I came on and sprinted from my half to get onto the ball. That's what I want to bring, the... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Manager praises match-winnershowed typical hunger and desire to score the goal, with the speed he has shown
Manager praises match-winner
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 21 days ago
showed typical hunger and desire to score the goal, with the speed he has shown to get into the box," Rodgers told BBC Scotland. "It was wonderful play from Leigh Griffiths and Scott showed a great touch and composure to score." Celtic had... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Hearts v Celticmay start for the first time. "Every team provides a challenge and a different
Hearts v Celtic
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 23 days ago
may start for the first time. "Every team provides a challenge and a different challenge," manager Brendan Rodgers told BBC Scotland. "It will be tight, it will be the usual suspects up there, Aberdeen have done well, they are out of Europe now... Read more
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Scotsman
Cometh the hour: Can a Scottish Six really deliver? BBC Scotland headquarters at Pacific Quay. Photograph: John Devlin Facing SNP
Cometh the hour: Can a Scottish Six really deliver?
Scotsman / Posted 23 days ago
BBC Scotland headquarters at Pacific Quay. Photograph: John Devlin Facing SNP MP John Nicolson and the culture, media and sport committee last month, BBC Scotland director Ken MacQuarrie and head... Read more
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International Business Times
Police investigate reasons for collapse of Glasgow restaurant building gas engineers. Though the cause of the collapse is unknown, the owner of a nea
Police investigate reasons for collapse of Glasgow restaurant building
International Business Times / Posted 23 days ago
gas engineers. Though the cause of the collapse is unknown, the owner of a nearby pub, the Dolphin, Stephen McBride told BBC Scotland: "The wall's been unsafe. There has been fencing around it for a wee while," he added that it had been in the... Read more
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