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Category: Scottish Premiership

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Rangers take Ross Wilson from Southampton as director of football

• Wilson has been at Southampton since 2015• Scot turned down two previous offers from RangersRangers have appointed Southampton’s director of football operations, Ross Wilson, as their director of football. The 36-year-old will start on Tuesday after …

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Livingston capitalise on Ryan Christie red card to shock Celtic

Ryan Christie was sent off as Celtic lost a Premiership game for the first time this season, going down 2-0 at Livingston. The midfielder was shown a red card by Willie Collum in the 26th minute for a reckless challenge on Scott Robinson. Robinson fire…

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Celtic held by Hibs as manager Paul Heckingbottom sent to the stand

Celtic suffered their first Ladbrokes Premiership setback of the season when they were held 1-1 by Hibernian at Easter Road.Celtic defender Kristoffer Ajer put through an own goal from a Christian Doidge cross in the seventh minute but that was cancell…

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Scottish Premiership roundup: Celtic overpower Kilmarnock as Rangers cruise

• Odsonne Édouard scores twice as Celtic come from behind• Jermain Defoe also at the double in Rangers’ 4-0 victoryOdsonne Édouard helped himself to a double as Celtic came from behind to overpower Kilmarnock 3-1 at Parkhead.Killie striker Eamonn Broph…

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Celtic’s James Forrest sinks Hamilton thanks to Elyounoussi’s instant impact

• Mohamed Elyounoussi sets up winner four minutes into debut • Celtic survive late scare to beat Hamilton 1-0Mohamed Elyounoussi set up the only goal less than four minutes into his Celtic career as the champions consolidated their lead in the Premiers…

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Are Bury FC dead, or will they return? | Letters

UK financial practice is to blame for the club’s demise, says Steve Lupton; look at what Rangers have done, says Mike Pender; and Andrew Bibby remembers a witty crossword clueThe sad demise of Bury FC is more than a comment on professional football (Re…

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Édouard and Hayes give Celtic victory over Rangers in Old Firm derby

Tales of Celtic’s demise may have been greatly exaggerated. So, too, perhaps, suggestions Rangers are capable of ending the domestic dominance of their oldest foes.One piece of quality was sufficient to send Celtic ahead in this scrappy encounter. A la…

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Rangers v Celtic: Scottish Premiership – live!

All the action from the first Old Firm derby of the seasonEwan Murray: Derby offers Lennon chance to turn page on Cluj backlashEmail alex.hess@theguardian.com or tweet @A_Hess 11.33am BST Some pre-match reading courtesy of our man in Scotland: Related:…

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Old Firm derby offers Neil Lennon chance to turn page on Cluj backlash

Despite Celtic’s Europa League progress only beating Rangers will put lid on discontent over Champions League eliminationThat Celtic had already begun their journey home from Stockholm by the time Steven Gerrard cavorted along the Ibrox touchline in ce…

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Celtic’s Neil Lennon shrugs off talk of title battle before Old Firm derby

• Celtic manager says both teams have improved since last season• ‘Is this game a defining moment? Ask me in February or March’Neil Lennon insists improvement at Celtic should not be ignored as they head into the first Old Firm derby of the season.Lenn…

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Celtic’s Champions League exit a warning to Rangers, says Steven Gerrard

• Celtic eliminated after 4-3 defeat to Cluj at Parkhead• Rangers face FC Midtjylland in Europa League on ThursdaySteven Gerrard has said that Celtic’s Champions League exit should be a warning to his Rangers squad. Related: Neil Lennon laments waste a…

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Rangers keep rolling as Jermain Defoe hat-trick sinks 10-man Hibernian

That Rangers scored four goals after Hibernian were reduced to 10 men in this fixture may lead to false perceptions. In truth, Steven Gerrard’s team were utterly dominant even before Sean Mackie saw red for a second bookable offence. There is already a…

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Leigh Griffiths strikes as Celtic surge clear to beat Motherwell

Leigh Griffiths scored from a free-kick as Celtic recovered from an early setback to win 5-2 at Motherwell.Motherwell were rewarded for a positive start with Liam Donnelly’s strike but Kristoffer Ajer netted his first goal in Scottish football two minu…

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Roof of disabled section destroyed after Rangers score late winner at Kilmarnock – video

Rangers fans who invaded the pitch celebrating a late winning goal allegedly destroyed the roof covering disabled fans.A pitch invasion from the away fans followed Connor Goldson’s 91st-minute header that secured a 2-1 victory for Rangers at …

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Rangers fans arrested after Kilmarnock disabled section roof damaged

• TV footage showed fans climbing on to the disabled fans’ shelter• Kilmarnock investigating reporters of crush outside Rugby ParkRangers fans who invaded the pitch celebrating a late winning goal allegedly destroyed the roof covering disabled fans, in…

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Rangers fans arrested after Kilmarnock disabled section roof damaged

• TV footage showed fans climbing on to the disabled fans’ shelter• Kilmarnock investigating reporters of crush outside Rugby ParkRangers fans who invaded the pitch celebrating a late winning goal allegedly destroyed the roof covering disabled fans, in…

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Ryan Christie’s hat-trick inspires Celtic to demolition of Saints

Ryan Christie struck a long-range hat-trick as Celtic began their latest Scottish Premiership title defence with a 7-0 demolition of St Johnstone.The Scotland international took his tally for the season to six goals in five matches with a brilliant per…

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Ryan Christie’s hat-trick inspires Celtic to demolition of Saints

Ryan Christie struck a long-range hat-trick as Celtic began their latest Scottish Premiership title defence with a 7-0 demolition of St Johnstone.The Scotland international took his tally for the season to six goals in five matches with a brilliant per…

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Football League and Scottish Premiership opening weekend – live!

Updates from all of Saturday’s 3pm BST matchesLive scoreboard! Follow all of the day’s goals and gamesAnd you can email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 2.05pm BST In today’s early League Two match, Salford have taken a 2-0 lead against Stevenage and appe…

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Scottish Premiership preview: Celtic flex muscles in hunt for nine in a row | Ewan Murray

Neil Lennon has the resources to maintain club’s dominance while Rangers face a key season in bid to end trophy droughtThat it seems almost offensive to compare Celtic’s class of 2019 to the side who delivered a European Cup amid domestic dominance, a …