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McInnes praises players after narrow victory over Dundee

17th March 2018, 18:20

Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes praised his side for battling to a 1-0 victory against Dundee in conditions that made playing football very difficult.

Hamilton Academical

Ross County boss hails ‘point gained’ but frustrated not to take three

17th March 2018, 18:20

Ross County co-manager Steven Ferguson thinks his side did enough to earn all three points against Hamilton.


Alan Archibald says slow start ‘killed us’ as Thistle are drubbed by Hearts

17th March 2018, 18:04

Alan Archibald admitted his Partick Thistle side were well beaten by half-time as they crumbled to a 3-0 defeat against Hearts at Tynecastle.

Hamilton Academical

Davies makes goalscoring return as Ross County draw against Hamilton

17th March 2018, 17:32

Andrew Davies scored the equaliser for strugglers Ross County as they claimed a vital point in aback and forth 2-2 draw against Hamilton at Dingwall.


Naismith pulls the Hearts strings as Jambos see off Partick Thistle

17th March 2018, 17:16

Steven Naismith pulled the strings as goal-shy Hearts burst into form with a 3-0 win over Partick Thistle.


Boyd returns to haunt Rangers as Killie claim shock Ibrox win

17th March 2018, 17:16

Kris Boyd's second-half goal gave Kilmarnock a 1-0 victory over his former club Rangers at Ibrox.


Aberdeen end poor run of form with win over Dundee

17th March 2018, 17:00

Captain Graeme Shinnie scored the only goal of the game as Aberdeen laboured to end a run of four league games without a win, beating Dundee 1-0.


Jack Hendry believes he is improving every day at Celtic

17th March 2018, 13:16

Despite being restricted to just four appearances since moving to Celtic, Jack Hendry insists he is constantly improving his game.


Lennon blasts referee for failing to protect Hibs from ‘disgraceful tackles’

16th March 2018, 23:08

Hibernian head coach Neil Lennon claimed referee John Beaton failed to protect his players from "disgraceful" challenges during a 1-1 draw with St Johnstone.


Dylan McGeouch a worry for Scotland

16th March 2018, 21:16

Dylan McGeouch has emerged as a doubt for his first Scotland call-up after pulling out of Hibernian's trip to St Johnstone through injury.


Tommy Wright hits back at Neil McCann as row between two bosses escalates

16th March 2018, 20:44

St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright has accused Neil McCann of deflection tactics as he denied reporting the Dundee boss to the Scottish Football Association.


Josh Windass eager for more success after Old Firm goal

16th March 2018, 18:04

Scoring against Celtic was the best feeling Josh Windass has ever experienced and the Rangers forward is hungry for more goals.


Murty leads praise for Portuguese star

16th March 2018, 17:51

Rangers boss Graeme Murty says handing Daniel Candeias a new deal was a "no-brainer" because the winger is a "top professional".


Aberdeen boss McInnes wants goals galore against Dundee

16th March 2018, 17:32

Derek McInnes wants to see more of an attacking threat from Aberdeen after a barren run in front of goal.


Dundee boss McCann vows to defend himself against misconduct charge

16th March 2018, 17:00

Dundee manager Neil McCann claims St Johnstone counterpart Tommy Wright lodged a complaint against him to the Scottish Football Association.

Hamilton Academical

Tomas relishing passion of Scottish football at Hamilton

16th March 2018, 16:28

French defender Xavier Tomas feels the passion of Scottish football has been a breath of fresh air in his debut season with Hamilton.


Kilmarnock winger Burke urges team-mates to soak up Clarke’s knowledge

16th March 2018, 16:12

Kilmarnock winger Chris Burke has told his younger team-mates to wring as much knowledge out of Steve Clarke's spell at Rugby Park as they can.

Partick Thistle

Baily Cargill: Partick Thistle need to start winning games

16th March 2018, 15:56

On-loan Partick Thistle defender Baily Cargill is looking to build on an improved defensive display when they travel to Edinburgh this weekend.


Bates facing six weeks on sidelines with ankle injury

16th March 2018, 15:08

Rangers defender David Bates faces at least six weeks out with ankle ligament damage.


First Hampden trip vindicates move back to Scotland for Jon McLaughlin

16th March 2018, 13:16

The prospect of a first trip to Hampden proves it was a good decision to move to Scotland, says goalkeeper Jon McLaughlin.


Barnsley ace eyed for right-back slot

16th March 2018, 12:19

Celtic are reportedly preparing a summer bid for Barnsley full-back Andy Yiadom after scouting him in midweek.


Hibs boss Neil Lennon handed three-match ban

15th March 2018, 17:16

Hibernian head coach Neil Lennon has been handed an immediate three-match touchline ban following his dismissal at Kilmarnock.

St Johnstone

Murray Davidson wants to rid St Johnstone of their inconsistency

15th March 2018, 17:00

St Johnstone midfielder Murray Davidson is determined to use their derby exploits as a springboard to rid them of inconsistency.


Triple call-up boost for Murty

15th March 2018, 16:02

Graeme Murty says Rangers are doing something right after Russell Martin, Jamie Murphy and Jason Cummings were called up by Scotland.


Celtic set for Ajer deal talks

15th March 2018, 15:40

Celtic are reportedly set to reward Kris Ajer for his progress at the club by offering him an improved deal.

Partick Thistle

Ian Maxwell would be a big loss if he leaves Partick, says boss Alan Archibald

15th March 2018, 15:08

Alan Archibald is resigned to the departure of Ian Maxwell but remains hopeful he will stay at Partick Thistle for a while yet.


Gers star becomes fifth to re-commit

14th March 2018, 19:16

Daniel Candeias has become the fifth first-team star to commit himself to Rangers, signing a deal to stay at Ibrox until 2020.


Daniel Candeias wants medals after extending stay at Rangers

14th March 2018, 19:08

Daniel Candeias says he is desperate to kick-off his Rangers medal collection after pledging his future to the Ibrox side until 2020.


Bundesliga defender back on Rodgers' radar

14th March 2018, 15:55

Celtic are being linked with Greek international centre-back Kyriakos Papadopoulos, who looks set to quit SV Hamburg in the summer.


Hibernian Dylan McGeouch delighted by Scotland call-up

14th March 2018, 14:36

Hibernian midfielder Dylan McGeouch knew his Scotland hopes were on the line during Friday's Edinburgh derby.

Hamilton Academical

Hamilton boss Martin Canning set for selection headache

14th March 2018, 10:52

Hamilton manager Martin Canning is happy to have some selection dilemmas after coming through a major turnaround of his squad.


McInnes dismisses shoot-out ‘lottery’ theory

13th March 2018, 23:40

Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes claimed he was always confident his players' focus and technique would see them through a penalty shoot-out against Kilmarnock.


Freddie Woodman saves three penalties as Aberdeen progress in Scottish Cup

13th March 2018, 22:55

Freddie Woodman was the hero with a hat-trick of penalty saves as Aberdeen edged past Kilmarnock in a shoot-out to reach the last four of the William Hill Scott


Rodgers emerges as Saints contender

13th March 2018, 16:32

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers has been linked with Southampton after they decided to sack Mauricio Pellegrino.


Rangers defender Bates to have scan on injured ankle

13th March 2018, 16:28

Rangers defender David Bates will have a scan on the ankle injury he suffered in Sunday's 3-2 defeat by Celtic this week but broken bones have been ruled out.


Rangers boss provides defender update

13th March 2018, 16:23

Rangers boss Graeme Murty says defender David Bates didn't break his ankle against Celtic but may still face a spell out.


Kieran Tierney can emulate Danny McGrain – Scotland coach Peter Grant

13th March 2018, 15:24

Scotland coach Peter Grant believes Kieran Tierney can emulate his "world-class" former Celtic team-mate Danny McGrain.


Scot Gemmill has high hopes for Oli McBurnie and Scott McKenna

13th March 2018, 14:52

Scotland under-21 boss Scot Gemmill believes Oli McBurnie and Scott McKenna are ready to make their senior debuts under Alex McLeish.


Trio handed Scotland call

12th March 2018, 21:20

Scotland boss Alex McLeish has called up Rangers trio Russell Martin, Jason Cummings and Jamie Murphy for the upcoming friendlies.


Graeme Murty urges Rangers to move on from derby defeat

12th March 2018, 18:04

Rangers manager Graeme Murty has urged his players to silence the critics and ensure their Old Firm derby setback does not derail their recent improvement.


McLeish picks five from Celtic

12th March 2018, 16:24

Celtic will have five players in Alex McLeish’s Scotland squad for the friendlies with Costa Rica and Hungary.


Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers hails derby hero Odsonne Edouard

12th March 2018, 15:40

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has described derby hero Odsonne Edouard as one of the best young players he has worked with.


Dicker claims pressure is all on Aberdeen

12th March 2018, 14:52

Kilmarnock midfielder Gary Dicker claims Tuesday's replay against Aberdeen is a "bonus" for his team while the Dons need to win to keep their season alive.


Scott Bain admits Old Firm debut win will be hard to beat

11th March 2018, 17:16

Scott Bain enjoyed the "unbelievable" post-match scenes at Ibrox after his Celtic debut ended in a dramatic 3-2 win over Rangers.


5 things we learned from the Scottish Premiership this weekend

11th March 2018, 16:28

Celtic moved nine points clear in the Ladbrokes Premiership after a 3-2 victory over Rangers rounded off a dramatic weekend of derby action.


Anthony O’Connor targets return to Scottish Cup final

11th March 2018, 14:52

Anthony O'Connor is determined to help drive Aberdeen past Kilmarnock and into the William Hill Scottish Cup semi-final.

Hamilton Academical

Martin Canning looking for Hamilton to kick on after Motherwell win

11th March 2018, 13:16

Hamilton manager Martin Canning hopes a new-found maturity to their play can help them move further away from relegation danger.