Saturday's Scottish gossip

Scottish newspaper gossip


Goalkeeper Stipe Pletikosa has blasted Celtic for not offering him a permanent deal and claims he broke his contract with Spartak Moscow worth 1m Euros in an effort to secure a move to the SPL. (Sun)

Anderlecht defender Roland Juhaz has urged his employers not to price him out of a move to Rangers. (Various)

Rangers midfielder Steven Davis believes boss Ally McCoist needs greater financial muscle in the transfer market to bolster his squad at Ibrox. (Sun)

St Johnstone striker Cillian Sheridan aims to compound Rangers's early season jitters by helping Saints to victory in their SPL clash at McDiarmid Park on Saturday. (Various)

Celtic boss Neil Lennon has confirmed his interest in bringing Craig Bellamy back to the club for a second spell but admits the Welsh winger's wages could scupper any deal. (Herald)

St Mirren striker Nigel Hasselbaink has hit out at SPL defenders who are halting his lightening breaks with cynical fouls. (Daily Record)

Hearts boss Jim Jefferies understands why Dundee United counterpart Peter Houston would prefer to sell striker David Goodwillie to an English club. (Various)