Rise and shine! Every morning we rundown all of the top headlines in Scottish football…
Rise and shine! Every morning we rundown all of the top headlines in Scottish football and fill you in on what you need to know and what isn’t all that important. This is TL;DR news.
The Scottish Sun are reporting that after the 2026 World Cup was awarded to Canada, the US and Mexico, ‘senior figures’ within Fifa are keen on a joint bid from England, Scotland and Wales to host the 2030 tournament.
The Sun are also reporting that Kyle Lafferty, Hearts’ top scorer last season, is a transfer target for Cyprus’ Apoel Limassol.
Dundee are interested in signing Ali Crawford, now without a club, according to the Evening Telegraph. The midfielder’s contract with Hamilton Accies expired at the end of the season.
Dundee United are expected to complete the signing of ex-Partick Thistle defender Frederic Frans later today, report the Scottish Sun.
Aberdeen’s Niall McGinn has told the Daily Record that he’s cut his summer holidays short in a bid to be as fit as possible for the start of the new season.
The print edition of the Daily Express are reporting that ex-St Mirren defender Gary Irvine is wanted by Ross County.
Martin Canning has told the Daily Record that Hamilton “probably need nine or ten new players” this summer as he seeks to overhaul his squad.
In an interview with the Edinburgh Evening News, Craig Levein has said he plans to use new signing Ryan Edwards as an attacking midfielder.
No nonsense to report yet – everyone’s being very well-behaved so far.