Steven Gerrard to Liverpool? ‘Zero’ chance in near future insists former Rangers chairman Dave King

SportFootballRangers Former Rangers chairman Dave King reckons there is zero chance Liverpool’s emotional tug will lure Steven Gerrard back to Anfield this summer. Sunday, 7th March 2021, 10:30 pm Former Rangers chairman Dave King with manager Steven Gerrard. The Ibrox boss has made himself a hero to the blue side of Glasgow after leading Gers to their first title in a decade. But there are concerns among fans that the former Reds player may soon be heading back to rejoin his first love on Merseyside. Rangers: Get the latest team news, match previews and reports Rangers: Get the latest team news, match previews and reports It follows reports that Anfield chiefs are lining up a move for their Champions League-winning

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Why Rangers’ title win, like last season, requires an asterisk, but Celtic’s era of dominance demands goldest star

SportFootballCeltic As they demonstrated even as the final column in their title temple came crumbling down, Celtic this season have become Scottish football’s Samson scalped with a rusty razor. Sunday, 7th March 2021, 7:45 pm Updated Sunday, 7th March 2021, 9:27 pm Celtic’s championship-winning era ended in the ignominy that has stalked it at Tannadice as Callum McGregor betrays the agony. (Photo by Craig Williamson / SNS Group) The condemnations over that diminishment across the past six months have been vicious and voluminous. Yet, now that their league-winning run can be spoken of in the past tense, and as just the nine, it is right and proper to offer commemorations. Rangers should be recognised as outstanding champions, and Celtic a

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Nicola Sturgeon tells Rangers fans they risk lives with ‘infuriating and disgraceful’ title celebrations in Glasgow

SportFootball The First Minister has urged people to return home as fans take to the streets to celebrate Rangers winning the league for the first time in a decade. Sunday, 7th March 2021, 7:47 pm Large groups of people have congregated in George Square in Glasgow as well as outside Ibrox stadium. Cameras at both locations showed large groups setting off fireworks and flares, many without facial protection or adhering to social distancing rules. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise Police said they have made ‘a small number of arrests’ across the city. One local MSP described the scenes as disgraceful and demanded answers from Police Scotland Chief Constable Iain Livingstone. Meanwhile First

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Rangers champions: The 10 key games that led to Scottish Premiership title win for Steven Gerrard’s men

SportFootballRangers Rangers fans are celebrating a Scottish Premiership title triumph for the first time in 10 years after Steven Gerrard’s side were confirmed as champions. Sunday, 7th March 2021, 6:15 pm Rangers manager Steven Gerrard (left) celebrates with Tom Culshaw (centre) and assistant Gary McAllister (right) during a Scottish Premiership match between Motherwell and Rangers (Photo by Craig Williamson / SNS Group) The season has not been so much up-and-down for the Ibrox side as on the up and up again with a stunning campaign which has seen success on the domestic – and European – front. Disappointments have been few and far between for Rangers and the fans are now delighted with the 55th title they have craved, coveted

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Nicola Sturgeon tells Rangers fans they risk lives as hundreds defy covid lockdown to celebrate league victory

SportFootball The First Minister has urged people to return home as fans take to the streets to celebrate Rangers winning the league for the first time in a decade. Sunday, 7th March 2021, 5:19 pm Large groups of people have congregated in George Square in Glasgow as well as outside Ibrox stadium. Cameras at both locations showed large groups setting off fireworks and flares, many without facial protection or adhering to social distancing rules. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise The First Minister tweeted: “I congratulate Rangers FC on the title win and recognise what a moment this is for fans. Read More Read More Drew McIntyre celebrates title victory as Rangers-daft WWE

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Nicola Sturgeon warns groups to stop congregating as Rangers fans hit the streets in celebration despite coronavirus restrictions

SportFootball The First Minister has urged people to return home as fans take to the streets to celebrate Rangers winning the league for the first time in a decade. Sunday, 7th March 2021, 4:53 pm Large groups of people have congregated in George Square in Glasgow as well as outside Ibrox stadium. Cameras at both locations showed large groups setting off fireworks and flares, many without facial protection or adhering to social distancing rules. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise The First Minister tweeted: “I congratulate Rangers FC on the title win and recognise what a moment this is for fans. Read More Read More Drew McIntyre celebrates title victory as Rangers-daft WWE

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Revealed: The six key players behind Rangers’ title win

Steven Gerrard’s side re-wrote the record books at times with some formidable form and went over a year without losing a single league match – and only falling once in the Betfred Cup to St Mirren. James Tavernier struck an impressive haul of goals from right-back before injury curtailed his campaign but the captain – alongside mainstays Allan McGregor and Connor Goldson – played a huge part in the season’s success with the club’s defensive record. There were also impressive statistics at the opposite end with Rangers registering an 8-0 win over Hamilton the highlight to lead the scoring charts in the league. As Ibrox celebrates title number 55, we look at some of the key figures behind the on-field

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Nigel Farage: Reform UK leader stepping back from active politics

NewsPolitics Nigel Farage is to stand down as leader of Reform UK. Sunday, 7th March 2021, 4:13 pm Updated Sunday, 7th March 2021, 4:14 pm Mr Farage, 56, a former European Parliament member, said he is stepping back from active politics after 30 years of campaigning. He tweeted: “I won’t be involved in elected politics any longer, but I’m not going to go away from fighting the big battles of the day.” Sign up to our Politics newsletter Sign up to our Politics newsletter Read More Read More Ecstatic Rangers fans ignore coronavirus advice as they head to Ibrox and George… Nigel Farage, Picture Scott Merrylees The former UK Independence Party and Brexit Party leader told The Sunday Telegraph: “This

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Clydebank drugs bust: Man arrested after £3.8 million worth of cocaine seized by police

NewsCrime A 36-year-old man has been charged after police seized cocaine valued at £3.8 million in Clydebank and Glasgow. Sunday, 7th March 2021, 2:47 pm A 36-year-old man has been charged after police seized cocaine valued at £3.8 million in Clydebank and Glasgow. Officers stopped a vehicle on the M74 north at around 7.15pm on Friday. Sign up to our daily newsletter The i newsletter cut through the noise Read More Read More Ecstatic Rangers fans ignore coronavirus advice as they head to Ibrox to celebra… Clydebank drugs bust: Man arrested after £3.8 million worth of cocaine seized by police Police later searched three properties in the Auchinleck Terrace and Concho Road areas of Clydebank, and Bearsden Road, Glasgow. The

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Drew McIntyre celebrates title victory as Rangers-daft WWE star dedicates special championship belt to Ibrox side

SportFootballRangers WWE star Drew McIntyre has dedicated a custom-made championship belt to Rangers after watching his boyhood heroes win their first title in ten years. Sunday, 7th March 2021, 2:46 pm WWE superstar Drew McIntyre grew up a Rangers supporter. Picture: SNS It’s title number 55 for Rangers, who finish top of the pile for the first time in ten years, and represents the completion of a comeback which started with the four-year odyssey in the lower leagues. Rangers: Get the latest team news, match previews and reports Rangers: Get the latest team news, match previews and reports McIntyre praised his team for their fighting spirit as he paid tribute to them on Twitter. He wrote: “We share a story

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