The appointment of Alex Mcleish as Scotland boss by the SFA board makes the average bowling club committee look like progressive revolutionaries by comparison to Scottish football’s governing body.
The bookmakers’ odds are already laid on the first football manager to be sacked in Scotland, with Dundee United’s Csaba Laszlo attracting some serious money.
“I wouldn’t swap the memories for the money,” said legendary Dundee United goalie Hamish McAlpine, at a dinner I was at with him last week, when asked did he regret not playing in today’s era of mega-riches for footballers.
With the season under way, Scottish football is again proving its ability to confound the critics.
Dundee boss Neil McCann needs his men to start converting good play into wins, or face a relegation scrap.
VAR at the World Cup may not stand for ‘Virtually Always Right’, but the Video Assistant Referee system is a big improvement in the game.
John Hughes yelled Boo Boo at his under-performing Raith Rovers players in a very loud voice last weekend, but will ‘Yogi’s’ verbal blast fall on deaf ears or galvanise his team?
Scotland's slim hopes of World Cup qualification will be tested to destruction by England at Hampden today.
The vile behaviour of Falkirk fans who threw artificial glass eyes on to the pitch to mock Dunfermline player Dean Shiels should be a bridge too far for all supporters.
It looks like anything but a Merry Christmas for the Bairns of Falkirk FC.