Posts Tagged "Rangers"

Rangers: Division Three Is The Place To Be… For Now

By on Jul 13, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Scottish Football | 0 comments

So. Farewell. Then. Neil Doncaster and Stewart Regan? You would hope so after today’s overwhelming decision by Scottish Football League clubs to accept new Rangers into their third division. This being the Rangers saga, however, that paragraph may be obsolete by the time I’ve finished the first draft of this article, let alone by the time you’ve read the finished...

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Rangers: Crime, Punishment & Consequence

By on Jul 13, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Scottish Football | 21 comments

Last Sunday’s website statement from the Hibernian Supporters Club (“Hibs Club”) and the Rangers Supporters Trust response to it exposed a chasm in thinking on Scottish football’s current problems. Supporters appear split down the middle between those who see Rangers as persecuted victims (Rangers fans) and those who see them as having taken Scottish football to the...

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Rangers: SPL Says No To Newco

By on Jul 4, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Scottish Football | 5 comments

Last weekend, there were a number of observers wondering why today’s vote on whether to accept a new “Rangers” into the Scottish Premier League next season…next month (ulp!)…was taking place at all. Eight of last season’s SPL clubs had already publicly, and at times passionately, stated their intention to vote against the application to transfer Rangers’ league...

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Which Way Now For Scottish Football?

By on Jun 29, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Scottish Football | 10 comments

While the European Championships have been chugging along neatly in the forefront of most peoples minds over the last couple of weeks or so, football in Scotland has reached a crossroads, the ramifications of which could be felt for many years. The saga of Rangers FC and the debate – some might even say argument – over where The Rangers, the club that...

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I Come To Bury Rangers, Not To Praise Them

By on Jun 22, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Scottish Football | 26 comments

The scriptwriters for soap operas must be under enormous pressure to produce dramatic yet feasible storylines every few days. But if the pressure gets too much for them, which some might argue it already has, they can always consult whichever twisted mind writes Rangers’ stuff these days. Twice in the past few days – nope, make that three times – I have had to...

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