Thursday's Scottish gossip

Scottish newspaper gossip


Real Betis striker Jorge Molina says he is "honoured" to be linked with a move to Celtic in the current transfer window. (Sun)

Mohamed Bangura has vowed to make an impact at Celtic after an injury-plagued spell since his £2m move from AIK Stockholm. (Daily Record)

Rangers are seeking in excess of the £7m offered by West Ham for striker Nikica Jelavic. (Various)

Aberdeen boss Craig Brown has begun his search for a replacement for midfielder Kari Arnason - who is expected to leave Pittodrie in the summer. (Sun)

The Dons and Hibs are vying for the signature of midfielder Gavin Rae, who has impressed for Dundee since returning to Scotland from Cardiff City. (Sun)

Dunfermline chairman John Yorkston insists he will give manager Jim McIntyre funds to bolster his squad in their bid to climb off the foot of the SPL table. (Daily Record)

Stoke City have told Celtic that striker Kenwyne Jones is not available on loan. (Express)

English Championship outfit Brighton have tabled a £300,000 bid for defender Murray Wallace. (Express)


Ruaridh Jackson and Simon Danielli have been ruled out of Scotland's Six Nations opener against England. (Various)

Colin Montgomerie believes he produces his best golf when he is heavier because his extra weight transfers through the ball better during his swing. (Daily Record)