Category Archives: Premiership

Rangers Must Use Platform to Break Celtic’s Stranglehold
By S Douglas |

Rangers’ return to the Scottish Premiership came one season later than initially expected of the club, as they rose through the lower divisions with relative ease. Mark Warburton’s men returned to the top flight this term after two seasons in the Championship and their comeback is most welcome to provide serious competition for rivals Celtic in the [Read more]

Barton the Barista
By C Adey |

The long, and frankly boring, Joey Barton saga plods on for yet another week. Well, it was boring until it turns out that he has his eye on a wee sideline. From the Mirror A source said: “A few weeks before his bust up with the manager Joey bought a coffee machine and had it put into [Read more]

Desperate Times already for Dundee?
By J Bleasdale |

SINCE their return to the top flight two seasons ago, Dundee have survived comfortably in the Scottish Premiership, finishing 6th and 8th respectively thanks largely to the goals of Greg Stewart and Kane Hemmings. Paul Hartley even turned down the chance to replace Ole Gunnar Solksjaer at Cardiff two years ago to focus on establishing [Read more]

Why Aberdeen and Rangers fans need to move on – as do the media!
By J Bleasdale |

SUNDAY saw the return of one of Scotland’s most volatile fixtures out with the Old Firm and Edinburgh derbies. Aberdeen and Rangers met for the first time since 2012, caused by the latter’s spell outside the top flight following their financial collapse. As with the first Old Firm League match two weeks ago, the media [Read more]

Scottish Premiership & Championship: What Have We Seen So Far And Outright Tips
By S Douglas |

Things are getting a bit clearer in the Scottish Premiership and Championship and now it is the right time to review what just happened and deliver some good outright tips A new football season in Scotland started 45 days ago and we could already witness a couple of amazing games, including The Old Firm Derby [Read more]

Why Dens Park victory could be springboard for Dons season
By J Bleasdale |

TODAY was a massive test for an Aberdeen side under pressure following an indifferent start to the season. Out of the Europa League in the third qualifying round, the same stage as the last two seasons, and just one win in the first five League games, the Dons faced a tricky test against a Dundee [Read more]

Will Celtic win the League and Cup double this season?
By d murray |

The Brendan Rodgers era didn’t get off to the best of starts as Celtic fell 1-0 to Lincoln Red Imps but the Scottish side quickly made up for the defeat as they secured a comfortable 3-0 victory in the second leg to secure their place in the next round of qualifying for the Champions League. [Read more]

Could Rangers pip Celtic to the Scottish Premiership title next season?
By S Douglas |

After four difficult years, Rangers are back in the Scottish Premiership and that means two things. Firstly, Scottish football gets a huge boost and should attract more media attention in 2016-17 – if nothing else, Rangers’ return to the top flight should mean that the division is a lot more competitive next season. But secondly – [Read more]

Why the fixture list is always exciting
By J Bleasdale |

So the fixtures for the new season are out and that time to look out for certain fixtures. No matter how much one half try to deny it, Celtic and Rangers fans will have pencilled in their diaries when the Old Firm matches take place, Hamilton fans will have eyed up when they face Lanarkshire [Read more]

Could Roy Keane Become Celtic Manager; Scottish Rumours
By Jamie Clark |

It isn’t just the England Football League that is shaping up to be interesting at the moment, for the rumours currently circulating the Scottish Football League are just as intriguing, if not more so. This season has been a turbulent one, with the semi final bid from both Celtic and Rangers an ever popular derby [Read more]