Celtic fight off Hibs comeback, Motherwell’s incredible run continues: Scottish League Cup semi-final recap

While it only may be October, the past weekend saw two deciding matches for who will be competing for Scottish football’s first piece of silverware of the season. On Sunday 26 November, Celtic will be defending their Scottish League Cup title against an in-form Motherwell side, who will be playing their first cup final since 2011. How did the finalists fair in their semi-final clashes? By David Ronney

Why it’ll be damage limitation at Ibrox on Saturday

The Old Firm is one of the most iconic fixtures in world football. While Celtic and Rangers have had contrasting fortunes over the past few years, the rivalry between the two Glasgow club’s still remains. But as Rangers welcome their rivals to Ibrox on Saturday lunchtime, they must be realistic about what they can get from the game. By David Ronney

Celtic’s week shows they are stuck in their own world

Celtic’s juxtaposing results against PSG and Ross County perfectly illustrates their predicament. They’re stuck, too strong at home but lacking the resources and financial power needed to compete with Europe’s elite in the Champions League. Where do they go from here? By Jamie Braidwood

In Craig Levein, Hearts choose familiarity and stabilty

“Craig Levein’s appointment as Hearts manager has divided fans. Levein has often been a target of supporters’ frustrations during his time as the club’s Director of Football but if you look at his managerial history, it’s hard to argue with the decision.” By John Menzies

Ian Cathro: Who is Hearts’ new boss?

By Jamie Braidwood of The Football Roundup Ian Cathro is not your regular Scottish manager. At the age of just 30, Cathro has been appointed Hearts’ new boss following the departure of Robbie Neilson, who left the club to join English side MK Dons last week. In doing so, Cathro has become the Scottish Premiership’s[…]