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Milngavie FC building bright future after sponsors’ boost

A community football club in Milngavie has received a donation of £1,000 from family housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel.

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Police are warning fans ahead of Sunday's Old Firm game to behave themselves.

Supporters urged to focus on football at this weekends Old Firm game.

Greater Glasgow’s police chief is urging supporters to “focus on the football” ahead of this Sunday’s Scottish Premiership fixture between Celtic and Rangers.

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Stewart Regan, Chief Executive; Andrew McKinlay, Chief Operating Officer, Scottish Football Association and David Little, Chief Executive, Scottish Youth Football Association appeared before the Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee to give evidence on Child Protection in sport  Pic: Andrew Cowan/Scottish Parliament

488 youth football coaches suspended over disclosure checks

Hundreds of Scottish youth football coaches and officials have been suspended for failing to complete comprehensive background checks.

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David Amoo says missed chances are costing Thistle this season (pic by Michael Gillen)

Partick Thistle chase first quarter-final place since 2008

Partick Thistle travel to Perth on Saturday looking to bridge a nine-year gap by winning a place in the last eight of the Scottish Cup.

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Christie Elliott was dismissed for violent conduct

Thistle to contest Eliott red card against St Johnstone

Partick Thistle are to appeal against the red card shown to Christie Eliott during Wednesday’s home defeat by St Johnstone.

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Thistle boss Alan Archibald

Partick Thistle back and warmed up for Formartine cup test

Partick Thistle return to action on Saturday when they take on Formartine United at Firhill in the fourth round of the Scottish Cup.

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Thistle Player of the Month contender Ryan Edwards

Partick Thistle face Belgian side Lokeren in friendly

Partick Thistle escaped the winter chills this week when they headed for the La Manga complex in Spain to prepare for the second half of the season.

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New Partick Thistle keeper Mark Ridgers

Thistle quick off the mark with keeper signing

Partick Thistle didn’t waste much time when the transfer window opened this week as they snapped up keeper Mark Ridgers.

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Jags boss Alan Archibald

Jags lodge appeal over yellow card for Azeez

Partick Thistle have appealed against the yellow card shown to Ade Azeez for diving during Friday night’s 4-1 defeat by Celtic at Firhill.

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Former Thistle star George Shaw, now manager of Cumbernauld United

VIDEO: Partick Thistle’s last Firhill win over Celtic ... in 1994

Partick Thistle will be out to bridge a 22-year gap when they face Celtic at Firhill on Friday night.

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Tartan Army warned over email scam

Members of the Scotland supporters’ association have been warned to ignore an email from the organisation today.

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Linlithgow Rose and Bo'ness United could face each other in the Scottish Junior Cup

Scottish Junior Cup draw: cup crackers in store

The draw for the fourth round of the Scottish Junior Cup has thrown up the prospect of some mouthwatering collisons between some of the junior game’s heavyweights.

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Major roadworks will be done on the M74 this weekend

How close was ’Well-Partick date change?

Fear of travel disruption from major roadworks on the M74 this weekend led to Motherwell FC bosses seriously considering bringing Saturday’s vital game against Partick Thistle forward to Friday night instead.

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Adam Barton with his Ladbrokes Premiership Player of the Month award for October

Thistle star Barton is Scotland’s Player of the Month

Partick Thistle midfielder Adam Barton had been named Ladbrokes Premiership player of the month for October.

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VIDEO - England v Scotland classic moments

VIDEO - England v Scotland classic moments

Ahead of Friday’s big showdown between England and Scotland at Wembley, it’s time to delve into the past and revisit some classic England v Scotland drama.

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Hibernian's John McGinn, left, battles with St Mirren's Lawrence Shankland at Easter Road. Picture: Garry Williamson/SNS

Hibs’ Martin Boyle justifies Neil Lennon’s selection choice

If the recently sidelined Jason Cummings thought he had his work cut out trying to force his way back into manager Neil Lennon’s thinking prior to the weekend match, he could find it even tougher now.

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