What we miss as Scotland fans: the 1982 World Cup revisited

One of the lucky ones, sports writer Ian MacLean is the only member of the Johnston Press Weeklies Sport department to follow Scotland at a World Cup.
John Lambie (pic by Ian Georgeson)

Partick legend John Lambie dies

Former Partick Thistle and Hamilton manager John Lambie has passed away.

Box Soccer training has arrived in East Dunbartonshire

Pioneering Box Soccer academy comes to East Dunbartonshire

A football academy which believes it has the development of young talent boxed off has arrived in the East Dunbartonshire area.


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Welcome to the team, Football Wire.

Kevin Hagan (front fourth right) and his TMT team-mates

Kevin set for Home Nations test with Scotland futsal squad

Futsal player Kevin Hagan will make his international bow this weekend when Scotland hosts the annual Home Nations tournament.

The Scotland amputee football squad all set to take on the Netherlands this Saturday.

Thistle amputee footballers prepare for first ever Scotland international

Players from Partick Thistle’s amputee football team will fly the flag for Scotland when they make their international bow this Saturday.

Scott Booth, now head coach of Glasgow City, believes change should be resisted at all levels of the Scotland set-up

Scott Booth: Scotland must stick with manager and the plan

Genetically modifying Scottish footballers isn’t what Scott Booth believes is required to alter the qualifying fortunes of the country. Change should be resisted on all levels in the Scotland set-up is the firm belief of the 22-times capped former SFA youth coach.

Chris Martin scored the only goal of the game. Picture Michael Gillen.

Scotland 1 Slovakia 0: Martin makes it three in a row for Strachan’s side

Scotland’s World Cup hopes hung by a thread, but now they might just weave their way to Russia after all.

Emma Donnelly from Bearsden has been awarded a football scholarship in Colorado

Bearsden soccer star Emma is living the American dream

Bearsden teenager Emma Donnelly is living the American dream after earning a football scholarship at college in Colorado.

Oliver Burke captained Scotland U20 to victory over Brazil at the Toulon Tournament in June. Picture: Craig Foy/SNS

Oliver Burke will join Scots U21 squad with a point to prove

It would be understandable if representing Scotland under-21s wasn’t uppermost in the mind of Oliver Burke right now. That, though, will be anything but the case according to Scot Gemmill, who will manage him at international level next month.

Bonnyrigg Rose beat Rob Roy in last season's Scottish Junior Cup quarter-finals

Draw made for first round of Scottish Junior Cup

The battle to land Scottish junior football's Blue Riband trophy gets under way next month.

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Picture quiz: Name the Scottish football stars by their Corinthian figurine

Among the seemingly endless number of collectable playground crazes of the 1990s was the popular range of football models produced by Corinthian. At their height, these little figures sold by the truck load.

Keith McAllister sports an anniverary shirt

‘Tradition is everything for Queen’s Park after 150 years’

Queen’s Park turn 150 years old today and the fan who has seen more of their 4,846 games than any other reckons he would stop watching them if they ever gave up their legendary amateur status.

Liam Lindsay in action for Thistle

Lindsay looking to make early Barnsley impact

Barnsley new boy Liam Lindsay is looking to make an immediate impact at Oakwell and step out of his comfort zone.

Owen Coyle and Miss Scotland Lucy Kerr presented  youngsters with their medals.

Coyle full of praise for Milngavie club’s work

Owen Coyle joined Milngavie FC and the Scottish FA as they hosted a Community Football Day to celebrate the work of Charter Standard clubs throughout the area.

Liam Lindsay scores for Thistle against Queen's Park last season

Thistle accept Barnsley bid for defender Lindsay

Partick Thistle defender Liam Lindsay was on the verge of a switch to Barnsley this week.

Joanne Morrison celebrates after winning the SWFL Division One Cup with Cumbernauld Colts

Bearsden footballer on the ball with cup win

Bearsden footballer Joanne Morrison is celebrating a successful season with her team Cumbernauld Colts.

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