Musonda IN at Celtic; Who is next?

CHARLY Musonda has arrived in Glasgow to finalise his move to Celtic from Chelsea in an 18-month loan deal before the transfer window slams shut.  Chelsea’s midfielder could be the first in the revolving door at Parkhead as talks near a conclusion. Celtic manager, Brendan Rodgers has not hidden his admiration for the Belgian under-21 starlet. Brendan Rodgers praised Chelsea and spoke of Musonda: “A … Continue reading Musonda IN at Celtic; Who is next?

Arctic Monkeys to headline TRNSMT Festival

By Amy McGhee TRNSMT festival has announced its line up for this summer’s festival on Glasgow Green, with the Arctic Monkeys joining the list of headliners . The band will join the likes of Liam Gallagher, The Killers and Stereophonics who have already been named as this year’s top acts. The festival, which is returning for its second year will run over two weekends: Friday … Continue reading Arctic Monkeys to headline TRNSMT Festival

Gemmill new bookies’ favourite for top job

By Ross Clark SCOTLAND Under-21s manager, Scot Gemmill could be set for a major promotion amidst speculation he will be handed the reigns to the first team. Odds on the relatively inexperienced Scot Gemmill to make the leap from dealing with potential stars of the future to the mediocrity of the present have been slashed in the last 24 hours. SkyBet now have the 47-year-old … Continue reading Gemmill new bookies’ favourite for top job

Accies Ladies ‘can’t wait’ for new season

BY Kevin Craigens   Hamilton Accies Ladies assistant manager, Bobby Watson, has said he “can’t wait” for the season ahead. With the new Scottish Building Society SWPL campaign beginning in two weeks the team is looking forward to getting on to the pitch and playing games. Watson said: “Last year we stayed in the top flight with games to spare and had a really positive … Continue reading Accies Ladies ‘can’t wait’ for new season

Scotland on track for 70 new trains

By Amy McGhee THERE are to be 7,000 new trains introduced across Britain by 2021 – with one per cent 70 new trains Scotland-bound. The British Rail Delivery Group announced the ambitious plans on Monday (Jan 29) in an aim to create a better experience for passengers. The new trains are part of a £13.8 billion investment by the private sector in the railway system … Continue reading Scotland on track for 70 new trains

Scottish Cup Preview: Albion Rovers vs St Johnstone

By Jonny Clark ALBION ROVERS are ready for their Scottish Cup fourth round tie at the third time of asking as they prepare to take on St Johnstone at Cliftonhill tonight (Monday Jan 29). Rovers had matches postponed on Saturday and Tuesday of last week, but the pitch is now ready for the arrival of the Premiership side. Brian Kerr’s Albion currently sit eighth in … Continue reading Scottish Cup Preview: Albion Rovers vs St Johnstone

Dons Kingsford move in the balance

By Lewis Kemp A DECISION is expected later this afternoon on Aberdeen’s planned stadium move to Kingsford, near Westhill. A meeting between Aberdeen City Council bosses is currently underway, with the original plans being put on hold last October. The club’s plan to build a £50m stadium including training facilities has met objections from a small number of local residents, who believe the stadium would cause … Continue reading Dons Kingsford move in the balance