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Scotland’s Oldest Football Clubs
By SSimpson |

Although it is a big part of the United Kingdom, Scotland is even more recognizable for its uniqueness. One of the country’s most important traits is precisely its football history. The Scottish regard their national league with pride, as it is the oldest one in the world. Hence, it’s no surprise that they are rich [Read more]

MacKay deserves second chance – but not as Performance Director!
By J Bleasdale |

AFTER seven months of searching, the SFA have found their new Performance Director, entrusted in overseeing the development of the next generation of talented players from our country. It looked as though Austin McPhee was destined for the role before he opted to join Ian Cathro at Hearts, therefore Stewart Regan turned to Malky MacKay [Read more]

Football Aid 2017 – England vs Scotland International Fixture
By C Adey |

How would you like to ‘Live The Dream’ by taking part in a truly memorable 90 minute match and represent Scotland in the oldest international fixture in world football? Well now’s your chance as Football Aid – www.footballaid.com – are offering fans this unique opportunity to play for Scotland in an epic auld enemy fixture [Read more]

Football Aid 2017 – Play at Celtic Park!
By C Adey |

How would you like to ‘Live The Dream’ at Celtic Park and take part in a truly memorable 90 minute match on the hallowed turf? Well now’s your chance as Celtic FC have teamed up with Football Aid –   www.footballaid.com – to provide fans with the unique opportunity to create their own piece of club [Read more]

Commentators and Pundits mislead the fans (part 2)
By A Alexander |

To better understand what I prefer to call penalty box pantomimes, we need to look at the law governing charging or barging an opponent. “Charging or barging an opponent is accepted as a challenge for space using physical contact WITHIN PLAYING DISTANCE OF THE BALL without using arms or elbows”. What currently goes on in [Read more]

Football Aid – Scotland vs England
By C Adey |

Football Aid celebrates its 15th anniversary this season and to celebrate we’re organising a host of extra special games, with none bigger than the Scotland vs England game at MK Dons’ stadiummk on Tue 10th May 2016, kick-off 10:45am! The match will allow Scotland fans the chance to experience the extra special atmosphere of the [Read more]

The Greatest Nights In Scottish Football
By S Douglas |

With few exceptions, success in football is difficult to sustain, and even the most prestigious clubs and national teams in history have their down periods. And even though it might feel like Scotland has always been a second-tier (or lower, depending on who you ask) footballing nation, it’s important to remember that things haven’t always [Read more]

Football Aid
By Guest Writer |

Hope you don’t mind but we wanted to post details of our 2016 charity games at Celtic Park, Ibrox Stadium and Tynecastle for anybody interested in taking part. Formed in Edinburgh in 2001, Football Aid celebrate 15 years of delivering our games this year and it’s been a privilege to have the fantastic support of [Read more]

Can Scotland gain sweet revenge against England?
By Guest Writer |

England are set for the daunting prospect of travelling to Celtic Park and facing a cauldron-like atmosphere created by the Tartan Army who believe they can get one over on the old enemy south of the border. Roy Hodgson’s men will immediately know they are in for a game from kick-off, with Scotland brimming with [Read more]

The ‘Scottish Messi’ leaves Dundee United for Portugal
By Guest Writer |

Being given the tag as the ‘Baby Messi’ may place considerable pressure and expectation on a player who may struggle with the spotlight placed directly on them, but Ryan Gauld has taken it all in his stride. The 18-year-old starlet has shown maturity beyond his years to deal with the inflated hype surrounding his wonderful [Read more]