Three Things To Look Out For This Weekend In Scottish Football

How will Kilmarnock cope without Coulibaly? Kilmarnock were well within their right to accept a £800,000 bid from Egyptian champions Al-Ahly, but with the club 3 points above the relegation play-off and 4 off the bottom, the long-term ramifications could be far more costly. The Ivorian striker had bagged 11 of 26 goals by Lee Clark's side … Continue reading Three Things To Look Out For This Weekend In Scottish Football

Three Things From Scotland v Lithuania and Slovakia

Scotland’s World Cup qualifying tilt stumbled at the first real hurdle, then fell face first at the second. Here are three reasons why: Strachan has failed to accommodate players in form After the Denmark friendly in March Strachan said: “At this moment the way we play is suited for the group of players we have had in … Continue reading Three Things From Scotland v Lithuania and Slovakia

Tiki-Taka Is Dead, Long Live The Counter.

Typical. Just typical. Within weeks of me posting about the rise of "tiki-taka" and the problems this has been causing the game of late it seems the possession-based ideology has been ousted from its prestigious throne, unceremoniously replaced by a boisterous new leader, "the counter attack". The season ended with numerous managers adopting the approach to … Continue reading Tiki-Taka Is Dead, Long Live The Counter.

Moyes Must Twist Before The Cards He’s Been Dealt Leave Him Bust.

As he slumped in his chair on the flight home from Greece David Moyes would of been forgiven a rye smile. If he didn't laugh he must surely have been close to tears. Not in his gravest nightmares could his tenure in charge at the Premier League champions have started so horrendously. 6 defeats in … Continue reading Moyes Must Twist Before The Cards He’s Been Dealt Leave Him Bust.