Saturday's Scottish gossip

Scottish newspaper gossip


Nikica Jelavic is major doubt for next Sunday's Old Firm showdown with a knee injury. (The Sun)

St Mirren could be sold off in a £2m takeover as new buyers prepare to slap in an offer for the club. (The Sun)

Furious Dunfermline fans last night blasted the SPL's decision to send them to Aberdeen for the first fixture in their Friday night football pilot scheme. (Various)

New signing Mohamed Bangura is setting his sights on using Celtic as a stepping stone to a place in one of Europe's top leagues. (Various)

Athletico Madrid have sold just 1500 tickets for the visit of Celtic next Thursday as the Europa League threatens to turn into a farce. (Various)

Hearts' Australian defender Ryan McGowan has revealed he's been sounded out about a switch to Scotland (Daily Record)


Andy Murray insists he can dethrone defending champion Rafael Nadal to make the US Open Final. (Daily Record)

Paul Di Resta is confident he and team-mate Adrian Sutil can deliver the points Force India have targetted at this weekend's Italian Grand Prix. (Various)