Celtic were unsuccessful in their efforts to sign Sunderland and Scotland striker Steven Fletcher on loan on transfer deadline day.
Virgil van Dijk claims Celtic "did everything" to keep him at the club only for the lure of English football to prove too much.
• Argentina, Belgium and Germany remain in top three spots • England drop two places to 10th in latest Fifa rankings Wales are above England in the Fifa world rankings for the first time, their current ninth place putting them one slot ahead of Roy Hodgson’s team. Chris Coleman’s side, who t
Russell Martin is confident Scotland will qualify for Euro 2016 and he believes they can make an impact in France next summer if they do progress from Group D.
FOR some observers, the need to strengthen the Hibs frontline has been clear for a while but Alan Stubbs has made it obvious that, despite the departure of one of the most creative forces in the league, he remains unwavering in the belief that attack is the best form of defence.
TOSH McKinlay has sought to alleviate fears regarding Celtic’s defensive options following the deadline day departure of Virgil van Dijk, assuring supporters that they have imported a gleaming new “Rolls-Royce” in his place.
Scotland international Stevie May is confident he can get his career back on track at Preston North End after describing his new club as a “bigger version” of St Johnstone.
• Georgia ended Scotland’s bid to qualify for Euro 2008 by beating them 2-0 • Scotland face difficult Euro 2016 qualifier against Germany on Monday It is an oft-stated viewpoint that Scotland’s long-suffering supporters are worthy of another visit to a major championship. Now, Russell Martin