Glasgow & West Scotland

Offensive chants arrests after Brechin v Rangers game

Five men have been arrested over alleged offensive singing at last weekend's Brechin v Rangers match.

A 25-year-old man was held in Aberdeen on Friday and a man, aged 22, was arrested at Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway.

Two men, aged 27 and 28, were arrested in Blantyre, South Lanarkshire, and a 28-year-old man was held at an address in Largs, North Ayrshire.

All five are expected to appear at Forfar Sheriff Court on 29 August.

The arrests were made by officers from the national football co-ordination unit.

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