Wednesday's Scottish gossip

Scottish newspaper gossip


West Brom manager Roy Hodgson is set to make a personal check on £9m-rated Rangers star Nikica Jelavic tonight at Celtic Park. (The Express)

Rangers manager Ally McCoist says his side will win tonight's Old Firm encounter and go four points clear at the top of the SPL table. (The Record)

Celtic's on-loan keeper Dominic Cervi says he plans to make the number one jersey his own when he returns from Morton next week. (The Record)

SFA chief executive Stuart Regan has landed himself in hot water over Festive Tweets slamming footballer players for not working Christmas Day and defending Lee McCulloch's red card appeal. (The Record)

Steven Davis has urged Rangers owner Craig Whyte to give manager Ally McCoist the funds to retain the league title. (The Sun)

Former Celtic manager Tony Mowbray says he's much happier at Middlesbrough than he ever was in Glasgow due to the pressure to win SPL games. (The Sun)

Aberdeen manager Craig Brown admits he could be among the first managers to benefit from the financial unrest at Hearts by signing players who choose to leave th Tynecastle club in the January transfer Window. (The Mail)