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OPINION: Strachan's time as Scotland boss is all but over

By @Kyle_Gunn97

Gordon Strachan’s time as Scotland manager began back in 2013, however, his time in the national hot seat is surely all but over. Scotland missed big opportunities at crucial moments against England on Friday night but in all honesty, some of the defending was nothing short of an embarrassment, if hopes of Scottish qualification for the World Cup in Russia weren’t lying in tatters before the 3-0 defeat to the Auld Enemy they certainly are now. 486 more words

Gordon Strachan

A Man on the Halfway Line

Recently Leigh Griffiths, Celtic’s diminutive forward, changed his twitter name to #shorty because Gordon Strachan, Scotland’s manager, has stated he requires tall players at set pieces thus suggesting Griffiths is too small to warrant a place in his national team. 308 more words

Shawcross

Betfred Cup Semi-Final Preview: Rangers v Celtic 

By @Kyle_Gunn97

On Sunday afternoon at Hampden Park, we’ll see the next instalment of the Old Firm saga as Rangers and Celtic battle it out in the second semi-final as the Glasgow sides look to book their place in the final of the Betfred Cup. 760 more words

Celtic

News @ 9: Injury crisis at Queen of the South and Rab Douglas saves former Boss

KRANJCAR FEAR FOR GERS: There could be further bad news for Mark Warburton and Rangers, summer signing Niko Kranjcar could be on the sidelines for the rest of the season. 546 more words

Rangers

Should Griffiths lead the line for Scotland?

By @Kyle_Gunn97

Twenty minutes to go and 1-0 down to Lithuania, Gordon Strachan takes off Matt Ritchie and brings on Leigh Griffiths. Scotland showed absolutely nothing up front for seventy minutes, so why was the country’s most potent goal threat sitting behind Strachan on the bench? 341 more words

Football

Scotland squad - Any cause for optimism?

Another Scotland squad announcement, more grumblings from disgruntled fans.

Gordon Strachan has announced his squad for the first 2018 World Cup qualifier against Malta next month and as has become tradition with these squad announcements, a lot of fans are unhappy with the squad Strachan has assembled. 771 more words

Scotland