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Celtic title triumph means everything to Kris Commons

Celtic midfielder Kris Commons has revealed winning the title this season felt just as good as beating Rangers to the championship.

Rangers owner Charles Green (far left)

Rangers chief Charles Green apologises 'unreservedly' after being charged over 'little Paki friend' comment

Comment in reference to former Ibrox director Imran Ahmad

Graham Cary of St Mirren

St Mirren will oppose league changes in Scottish football

The 12 Scottish Premier League clubs are set to vote on the plans

A view of Rangers fans

Rangers sack striker Francisco Sandaza following hoax call investigation

The player made comments in a conversation which was broadcast online

Neil Lennon was briefly flummoxed by a press question after training yesterday

Celtic manager Neil Lennon facing action over 'offensive, insulting and abusive language'

The complaint relates to his team's 1-1 draw at St Mirren Park on Sunday

Gordon Strachan faces his first competitive game as manager

Scotland v Wales: 'Gordon Strachan has made players better – we must repay him,' says Gary Caldwell

Defender relishing fresh start for Scotland under new reign and can see end to wilderness years

A view from outside Rangers' stadium, Ibrox

Charles Green says Rangers should be promoted to middle tier

League reforms are taking place in Scotland

Hibernian's anger at goal error in Hearts draw

Hearts claimed a point at Edinburgh rivals Hibernian in controversial circumstances yesterday when the home side had a perfectly good goal disallowed at Easter Road. A Leigh Griffiths free-kick in the second half was well over the line but the goal was not given by the match officials.

Rangers posts loss and asks to play in England

Rangers yesterday pinned its hopes on regular battles with clubs such as Manchester United and Chelsea as it reported a £7m loss.

John McGlynn

John McGlynn leaves Hearts by mutual consent

McGlynn departs with immediate effect after taking over at the helm last June

Fabrice Muamba to present Capital One Cup to winners

Fabrice Muamba will present the Capital One Cup to the winning captain in Sunday's Wembley final between Swansea and Bradford.

SPL clubs offer 'unanimous backing' to plan to revamp league structure

12 clubs have reached a consensus

Gary Teale of St Mirren

St Mirren shock Celtic to set up cup final date with Hearts

Premier League strugglers St Mirren pulled off one of the biggest cup shocks of recent times as they beat 14-time winners Celtic 3-2 at Hampden Park to reach the Scottish Communities League Cup final in March.

A view of the gates at Ibrox, the home of Rangers Football Club

Rangers could quit Scottish football says chief executive Charles Green

League reconstruction plans are being considered

Lennon: We want to miss the big guns, but they are all big guns

Theirs has been the story of the Champions League so far this season. Celtic and romance in Europe's highest competition have always walked hand in hand since Jock Stein led a group of players born within a good jog of Celtic Park to triumph over Internazionale in Lisbon in 1967.

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