International midfielder resists Ibrox move, Scott Brown on whether to return Scotland, scale of Rangers financial woes exposed, Rangers keeper contracts Covid-19 – Scottish Premiership Rumor Mill


News and gossip from the Scottish Premiership on Saturday.

Jack Wilshere plays for England against Scotland at Wembley in 2013. Photo: SNS

Rangers must raise £ 20million

Rangers admit they will need to raise more than £ 20million in fresh investments by the end of next season after revealing even more losses in the wake of the coronavirus crisis. However, President Douglas Park and manager John Bennett have agreed to continue providing Ibrox club loans to cover deficits. (Scottish)

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Wilshere wants the Rangers to move

Valencia are believed to have reached a deal to sign England international and former Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere, believing the player is awaiting a transfer to Rangers, according to reports in Portugal. (Glasgow and direct)

McInnes “wouldn’t always be at Rangers”

If Derek McInnes had taken on the Rangers job when he had the chance, it might have been a move he would regret as there is a good chance he is not yet here now, according to Kris Boyd. (Scottish sun)

Lennon unhappy with Clarke

Neil Lennon has expressed his displeasure with national team boss Steve Clarke after Ryan Christie started the last three games in Scotland ahead of Celtic’s crucial trip to Hibs at Easter Road this afternoon. (Scottish)

Edouard form will win the Celtic title

Celtic will win ten in a row this season if Odsonne Edouard can get back to his best football, according to former hero and Parkhead expert Chris Sutton. (Daily check-in)

Brown rules out return from Scotland

Scott Brown says he’s not interested in trying to make Scotland a comeback for next year’s European Championships, saying he’s ‘had his day’ and it’s time to the other players to have theirs. (Scottish sun)

Hibs offers new offers

Hibs has confirmed that they have launched contract negotiations to keep Ofir Marciano and Joe Newell at Easter Road beyond their existing agreements. The pair’s current offers expire next summer. (Scottish)

McCrorie and Aberdeen contract Covid-19

Livingston goalkeeper Robby McCrorie, on loan from Rangers, contracted Covid-19 while on international duty with Scots Under-21 with an anonymous player in Aberdeen. (Daily check-in)

Hearts manager Robbie Neilson expects a determined reaction from his side after losing their 100% record to Dunfermline. (Evening newspaper)

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