Category Archives: Premiership

Premiership Preview & Outright Betting Predictions
By SSimpson |

The defending champions of Scotland Premiership, Celtic are expectedly off to a strong kick off to the new campaign with three wins in tree fixtures and a dominant goal difference of 7-1. The team led by Brendan Rodgers broke all records last year when they picked up 34 victories and four draws in 38 league [Read more]

Time for Aberdeen Council to allow the Don of a new era
By J Bleasdale |

WHEN Aberdeen launched their Stand Free DVD back in 2002, as part of the clubs centenary celebrations, then Chief Executive Keith Wyness spoke then about the need for the Dons to move to a new ground, with Pittodrie unlikely to pass new UEFA criteria for hosting matches in European matches cited as one of the [Read more]

Cathro gone – what next for Hearts?
By J Bleasdale |

  SIXTEEN days since the domestic season kicked off, and just five days before the League campaign gets underway, and Scottish Football has its first managerial casualty of the 2017/18 season. Ian Cathro, the 31 year old who built up an impressive CV as a coach with Dundee United, Valencia and Newcastle, was dismissed after [Read more]

Stripping the titles – is it worth the hassle and money?
By J Bleasdale |

AFTER five years and four separate court rulings, the Supreme Court ruled that Rangers use of EBT’s from period 2001-2010 was illegal, proving once and for all that they dodged paying tax in that 9 year period. Since then, social media has went into meltdown with fans of other clubs demanding that Rangers are stripped [Read more]

The Lanarkshire Derby with an extra edge
By J Bleasdale |

FOR large parts of the season, more than half the Premiership table were embroiled in a relegation battle, with all bottom seven sides separated by just eight points at the end of February. Partick Thistle secured top flight football for next season by finishing in the top six prior to the 33 game split, leaving [Read more]

Faith in Archibald pays off for Jags
By J Bleasdale |

PARTICK Thistle were many people’s tip for relegation at the start of the season, as they have been for the previous three Premiership campaigns. As they’ve done since they returned to Scotland’s top flight in 2013, they’ve survived the drop to the Championship and even avoided the dreaded playoff scenario. The big difference this season, [Read more]

How Celtic made Six in a row their easiest yet!
By J Bleasdale |

FOOTBALL is often described as an unpredictable game. One thing that is predictable these days, however, is that Celtic are crowned Scottish Champions, such is the financial gap between them and the rest. On Sunday, the Hoops clinched their sixth consecutive Premiership title with a thumping 5-0 win against Hearts at Tynecastle, often a difficult [Read more]

Celt-exit: It’s time for Celtic to join the Premier League
By H Bold |

Amidst all the talks of political breakaways; a Brexit here, a Scottish independence referendum there, the topic of how well Celtic – and up until recently, Rangers – would fare in the Premier League has always been met with a passionate response from supporters. The very mention of Celtic in the EPL can rouse the most [Read more]

Why this weekends Highland Derby is the ultimate six pointer
By J Bleasdale |

WHEN Inverness Caledonian Thistle and Ross County were elected to the Scottish Football League back in 1994, few could’ve predicted the impact both clubs would have on our game. In the 23 years, they’ve climbed the Leagues, established themselves in the top flight and even collected a major trophy apiece along their amazing journey, with [Read more]

How Motherwell’s dip stems from a Manager who’s lost the plot
By J Bleasdale |

MOTHERWELL fans take pride in the fact their club has the third longest run in Scotland’s top flight, bettered only by Celtic and Aberdeen. However, their 32 year reign is under threat following a run of dismal results and performances that leave the Fir Park club just two points above second bottom Inverness and just [Read more]