Scottish Championship News

Leigh Griffiths scores hat-trick as Celtic thrash St Mirren
07/03/2020 by TheGuardian
Leigh Griffiths hat-trick helped Celtic to a thumping 5-0 win over St Mirren at Celtic Park and conf..
Dundee United’s generous legend Jim McLean | Letter
01/03/2020 by TheGuardian
Danny Sullivan remembers a gift of football ticketsRe your review of Smile, the play about the legen..
Smile review – Dundee United's 'football pervert' brought to hilarious grimacing life
21/02/2020 by TheGuardian
Dundee RepTitle-winning coach Jim McLean is played with raging mastery by Barrie Hunter in a two-han..
Late Kristoffer Ajer winner forces Celtic past plucky Aberdeen
16/02/2020 by TheGuardian
Goals from Callum McGregor and Kristoffer Ajer saw leader Celtic battle their way to a 2-1 victory o..
The psychology of football rivalries
23/01/2020 by TheGuardian
Why does supporting one club mean you have to hate another?By Paul Hyland for The BlizzardEveryone r..
Livingston capitalise on Ryan Christie red card to shock Celtic
06/10/2019 by TheGuardian
Ryan Christie was sent off as Celtic lost a Premiership game for the first time this season, going d..
Celtic’s James Forrest sinks Hamilton thanks to Elyounoussi’s instant impact
14/09/2019 by TheGuardian
• Mohamed Elyounoussi sets up winner four minutes into debut • Celtic survive late scare to beat..
Celtic made to wait for title as Hibernian win lively derby
06/04/2019 by TheGuardian
• Livi keeper Liam Kelly keeps Celtic waiting to be champions• Hibs win at Tynecastle for the fi..
Jamie Robson disciplined by Dundee United for blacking up at players’ party
12/12/2018 by TheGuardian
• Robson appeared to mimic a beach salesman at social event• Player will have to undertake inclu..
Assistant referee injured by object thrown from stands during Livingston v Rangers – video
01/10/2018 by TheGuardian
Police are appealing for information after an assistant referee was hit by an object thrown from the..
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..