Scottish Championship News

St Mirren name Coleraine coach and PE teacher Oran Kearney as new manager
07/09/2018 by TheGuardian
• Kearney replaces Alan Stubbs at Scottish Premiership club• First match is at home to Celtic on..
Is Dundee United really slang for idiot in Nigeria?
30/05/2018 by TheGuardian
Plus: the greatest goal difference between two teams finishing next to each other in the league tabl..
The season six British clubs made it to semi-finals in Europe (and four lost)
13/04/2018 by TheGuardian
The semi-finals of the European Cup, Uefa Cup and Cup Winners’ Cup all featured a British team in ..
Brechin bad? Meet the club still waiting for their first league win | Ewan Murray
09/03/2018 by TheGuardian
The Scottish team’s only points have come from draws and their one victory was in a cup. But for t..
Moussa Dembélé shines in Celtic’s Scottish Cup defeat of Morton
03/03/2018 by TheGuardian
Moussa Dembélé’s second-half double and a late strike from substitute Odsonne Edouard gave holde..
Falkirk vow to find fans who threw fake eyes at Dunfermline’s Dean Shiels
03/01/2018 by TheGuardian
• Midfielder lost the sight in his right eye when he was eight years old• Falkirk already missin..
Hamish McAlpine, the goalscoring goalie who inspired a piano ballad
24/11/2017 by TheGuardian
Who do you turn to when your strikers keep missing penalties? Your crossbar-swinging, songwriter-bot..
An ageing profession? Jupp Heynckes’s Bayern return strengthens grey brigade | Simon Burnton
12/10/2017 by TheGuardian
The recent appointments of 70-somethings Jupp Heynckes and Roy Hodgson and the rising average age of..
Grounds for optimism: a photo essay from the first day of the football season
03/08/2017 by TheGuardian
When the season kicked off last August, a photographer and a writer visited Cowdenbeath, Dunfermline..
The forgotten story of ... Dundee United's glory years under Jim McLean | Daniel Harris
19/04/2017 by TheGuardian
There has never been a manager like Jim McLean, the tactical genius, bully, visionary and ‘absolut..
Things you learn from going to football matches with a 10-year-old
16/03/2017 by TheGuardian
When my son agreed to come and watch Queen of the South with me it was one of those skip-down-the-st..
Tommy Gemmell and Dundee United anniversary reminders of a lost world | Barney Ronay
03/03/2017 by TheGuardian
It is 30 years since Dundee United’s Uefa Cup quarter-final victory over Barcelona – and the rea..
Jason Cummings scores double as Hibs begin defence with Bonnyrigg win
21/01/2017 by TheGuardian
• St Mirren beat Dundee 2-0 at Dens Park• Chris Erskine scores two as Partick beat FormartineHib..
Scottish roundup: Liam Boyce inspires Ross County’s win over Inverness
31/12/2016 by TheGuardian
• Louis Moult’s goal rescues Motherwell• Marcus Haber sparks Dundee’s winLiam Boyce scored a..
Scottish roundup: Ali Crawford scores as Hamilton draw with Inverness
10/12/2016 by TheGuardian
• Aberdeen four points behind Rangers• Inverness move off bottom of the tableInverness battled b..
Former Celtic kitman Jim McCafferty ‘confesses to sexual abuse in 1990s’
07/12/2016 by TheGuardian
• Youth coach reported to have abused around a dozen victims• McCafferty, 71, faces possible inv..
Scottish roundup: Hearts survive after St Johnstone’s Swanson strikes
05/11/2016 by TheGuardian
• Callum Paterson rescues point after goals from Hearts old boy and Chris Kane• Dundee climb off..
Scottish roundup: Scott McDonald scores as Motherwell beat Ross County
29/10/2016 by TheGuardian
• Hearts, Aberdeen and St Johnstone all drop points• Rangers climb to secondArnaud Djoum rescued..
Scottish roundup: Sean Welsh’s strike not enough to earn Partick win
22/10/2016 by TheGuardian
• Kilmarnock squander chances at Inverness• Dundee United go five matches unbeatenAn injury-time..
Adam Rooney helps ease Aberdeen into cup final with win over Morton
22/10/2016 by TheGuardian
One of several factors that deem the tenure of Derek McInnes at Aberdeen as worthy of praise is the ..