Saturday's Scottish gossip

Scottish newspaper gossip


Hearts manager Paulo Sergio says he will make the Edinburgh club Scottish champions, if owner Vladimir Romanov provides adequate investment. (Sun)

Reading's Alex McCarthy is a fall-back option for Celtic if they fail to land Polish goalkeeper Grzegorz Sandomierski. (Sun)

Celtic manager Neil Lennon has given up on bringing Fraser Forster back to the club from Newcastle. (Daily Express)

St Johnstone boss Derek McInnes is calling for an end to the three under-21s in SPL match squads rule. (Daily Record)

Maribor coach Darko Milanica reckons playing Hibs last season gives his side an advantage against Rangers in the Europa League. (Various)

But former Hibs boss John Hughes reckons Maribor are a weaker side now, having lost several key players. (Herald)

Rangers' loan signing Kyle Bartley says Arsenal team-mate Cesc Fabregas was keen to hear all about his Old Firm derby experiences from last season. (Various)