By Kieran Gallagher & Euan Wood. The Scottish game is setting the precedent for increasing safety measures in football’s long-term battle with dementia. From the Scotch Professors’ ground-breaking passing game, to the […]
Are Concussion Protocols Strict Enough?
By Colin Falconer After the horrific head injury to Wolves and Mexico striker Raul Jimenez on Sunday evening during their 2-1 win away at Arsenal, and the subsequent head injury Arsenal’s David […]
Football Fears: How are clubs coping with coronavirus?
by Mya Bollan Scottish Football clubs to struggle as the game is suspended until 30 April at the earliest. Despite the Scottish football authorities (SFA) providing £1.5 million of funding, the financial […]
A Scottish footballer’s view on dementia risks
By Dale Eaton “Even though I’m aware of the risks I’m still going to do it until my legs give up completely” stated East Fife winger Danny Denholm. A study released in […]
Brexit Forces Scottish Football To Think Outside Box
There are many concerns over Brexit but what impact will it have on Scottish football and clubs ability to sign young players from Europe? As it stands, Scottish clubs are free to […]
Pressure on Referee’s Intensifies Following Weekend Action
By Jack Currie Many of Scottish football referee’s must be thinking of Matt McGinn’s famous lyrics from his song “Footba’ Referee” during recent times. McGinn once wrote a song about the trials […]
UWS News November 13th 2018
Presented by Anaïs Mampuya. Reports from Alex Docherty, Jamie Costello, Eszter Tárnai, Lewis Walker and George Connolly.
Three Is Not The Magic Number- Premier Sports Announced as Third Paid TV Package For Scottish Football
By Scott Gibson Premier Sports have won TV rights for the Scottish Cup in a record £20 million six-year deal. SFA chief executive Ian Maxwell said: “The William Hill Scottish Cup is […]
Vanaken: Maloney can maximise my potential
By LEWIS BIRRELL Belgium winger Hans Vanaken says he can’t wait to tap into Shaun Maloney’s international experience. The former Celtic attacker was appointed to Roberto Martinez’s backroom staff last month. Vanaken made […]
This Time? A look at Scotland’s World Cup Qualifying Campaign
By Lewis Kemp & Ross Clark Scotland World Cup qualifying campaign took a turn for the worst after Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Lithuania at Hampden on Saturday. Now they need to […]