As the new Scottish Women's Premier League (SWPL) season kicks off on Sunday February 10, Michael Alexander speaks to several Tayside officials - and the Scottish women's game's executive officer - about the rise of ladies’ football and the future of the game.
‘Mike Bassett: England Manager’ star admits he has ‘no idea’ if England can win the World Cup in Russia
The comedian who played the part of a pessimistic tabloid football journalist in the satirical 2001 movie Mike Bassett: England Manager has “no idea” if his national football team has a chance of winning the Russia World Cup.
A new BBC documentary examines the legacy of Scotland’s infamous journey to the 1978 World Cup in Argentina. Michael Alexander kicked off proceedings by taking a sneak peak.
Fifty years ago, Scotland’s football team became unofficial world champions. Michael Alexander reports.
A Fife man who was sexually assaulted on numerous occasions by his Boys Brigade drumming instructor in the 1980s and 90s has spoken of the long term damage caused by abuse.
Fife-born football legend Jim Leishman has urged footballers to be “brave” and come forward with allegations of sexual abuse.
Directors of football clubs across Tayside and Fife have been discussing a potential review of child protection procedures as the official probe into child sexual abuse allegations in football across the UK continues.
Season ticket prices in Scottish football have largely fallen for 2016-17, with many clubs freezing or reducing ticket prices, according to BBC Sport’s annual Price of Football survey. Michael Alexander – who happens to be a Dundee United fan – looks at how Courier Country teams fare in the report.
Should Scottish football clubs be held strictly liable if their fans misbehave, or is it a nonsense to hold clubs responsible for the actions of individuals? Michael Alexander investigates.
Eighteen-years after Scotland last qualified for the finals of an international football tournament, a BBC Scotland documentary looks at where it all went wrong. MICHAEL ALEXANDER reports.