Day: 15 September 2021

Rachel Corsie welcomes ex-Glasgow City team-mate Jane Ross to Scotland squad

SCOTLAND captain Rachel Corsie has welcomed the return of her former Glasgow City team-mate Jane Ross to the national team squad. The 2023 World Cup qualifying campaign starts against Hungary in Budapest on Friday night, with a second Group B game to follow against the Faroe Islands at Hampden on Tuesday. Ross struggled to get …

Rachel Corsie welcomes ex-Glasgow City team-mate Jane Ross to Scotland squad Read More »

Scotland star Jack Hendry shines versus PSG for Club Brugge

SCOTLAND international Jack Hendry played a vital role for Club Brugge as the Belgians earned an impressive draw against global superstars Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday night. The 26-year-old defender made his Champions League debut for his new club – and faced the daunting task of playing against Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappe and Neymar. It was …

Scotland star Jack Hendry shines versus PSG for Club Brugge Read More »

Scotland’s Jade Konkel admits she was unprepared for intense heat in Italy loss

DESPITE having successfully trained to qualify as a firefighter earlier this year, Scotland forward Jade Konkel admits she was unprepared for the heat in Parma on Monday when her team lost 38-13 to Italy in the first match of the Rugby World Cup qualifying tournament. “You’d think I’d have had some experience, having been in …

Scotland’s Jade Konkel admits she was unprepared for intense heat in Italy loss Read More »

Manuel Pellegrini recalls times with Joe Hart ahead of Real Betis vs Celtic

MANUEL PELLEGRINI has fondly recalled working with Celtic keeper Joe Hart as the Real Betis boss gets set for Thursday’s Europa League game. The Chilean was manager of Manchester City between 2013 and 2016 when the Hoops stopper was England number one and at the top of his game at the Etihad Stadium. Pellegrini was …

Manuel Pellegrini recalls times with Joe Hart ahead of Real Betis vs Celtic Read More »

Obituary: Ken Hutchison, actor who had roles in Straw Dogs and Just a Boys’ Game

Died: August 9, 2021. KEN Hutchison, who has died aged 72, was an actor probably best remembered for his lead roles in two 1970s television plays by Peter McDougall. Screened as part of BBC TV’s Play for Today strand, Just Another Saturday (1975) and Just a Boys’ Game (1979), were both directed by John Mackenzie, …

Obituary: Ken Hutchison, actor who had roles in Straw Dogs and Just a Boys’ Game Read More »

Cambo oil field plans would be ‘betrayal of future generations’

MSPs have been told that controversial oil field plans going ahead would be “a betrayal of future generations” amid a warning the climate emergency cannot become “a jobs crisis”. The Scottish Conservatives held a debate on the future of oil and gas and called on MSPs to pledge support for the Cambo oil field, planned …

Cambo oil field plans would be ‘betrayal of future generations’ Read More »