Category: SPFL

Union Bears

Hunmaggeddon as Celtic celebrate 9IAR

This afternoon Celtic get ready to celebrate a richly deserved and record equalling ninth title in a row. Sadly due to the pandemic and the country in lockdown, the party will have to remain at home but it won’t dampen the festivities that much. Sadly at this tough time we should take a moment out ...

Dave King

Dave King & The Del Boys of Scottish Football strike again

Not content with snapping up English League Two world beating defenders or Aberdeen loan duds to become a title winning force in Scottish Football, chairman Dave King has now claimed that Rangers are the ‘premier club’ in Scotland after selling 300 extra season tickets than last season. The Ibrox side announced that 45,757 season tickets ...

Steven Gerrard

More tall tales down Govania Way than an episode of Balamory

The latest goings on at Rangers would give the writers of Balamory a run for their money. If they aren’t losing court battles with Mike Ashley, they are claiming to be Scotland’s Premier club or they are concocting fantastical transfer stories with the help of their poodles in the media. Yesterday, Rangers manager Steven Gerrard ...

Gazza

Gazza shows his true colours once again

Just under a month after an event with Paul Gascoigne was cancelled by the owners of Clickimin Leisure Centre in Lerwick, Gazza is in the news again for all the wrong reasons. The former Rangers and England midfielder attended a fan event labelled ‘Sash Bash with Gazza’ at a bar in Benidorm, and during a ...

Flanagan elbow wasn’t brutal enough to warrant a ban

With the season now behind us and everyone looking ahead to what their club will do in the summer transfer window, the Scottish FA once again showed us why their organisation is not fit for purpose. Two weeks after Rangers full back Jon Flanagan won his hearing, after being charged for elbowing Celtic skipper Scott ...

Lickspittle claims of Paul Lambert paint a different picture to the truth over Rangers’ demise

Former Celtic captain Paul Lambert is another one who seems to believe the re-written history of Rangers’ demise as he claims that the Ibrox side’s ‘demotion’ in 2012 ‘wasn’t good for the Scottish game’ and that it was the ‘worst decision’ made. Despite Rangers breaching SPL rules on a number of counts, Lambert believes that ...

Rab Douglas hits out at Football Authorities over Rangers’ EBT scandal

Former Celtic keeper Robert Douglas has had a pop at the football authorities over their handling of the Rangers EBT scandal, saying they’ve buried their ‘head in the sand’. Rangers used the Employee Benefit Trust scheme to pay out money to more than 80 former players, managers and officials at Ibrox – with the full ...

Former Rangers skipper Barry Ferguson declared bankrupt owing £1.4m

Former Rangers and Scotland international Barry Ferguson has been declared bankrupt with debts of more than £1.4 million, reportedly owed to HMRC, according to The Herald. Ferguson was one of 80 recipients of Rangers’ controversial EBT scheme and received £2.5 million in payments. Earlier this month, Rangers lost a long running battle with HMRC over ...