Gary Hooper ‘wanted to go to QPR’, Nicky Law says Rangers can challenge for Scottish Cup, James Collins in Hibs boost claim, and more.
Hooper ‘wanted to go to QPR’
Outspoken QPR boss Harry Redknapp still says that Gary Hooper wanted to join his squad, despite the fact that he has already signed for Norwich City.
The former Celtic striker moved south of the border last week in a £5.5 million deal. (Scotsman)
Celtic to land Dutchman
Celtic look set to swoop for Ajax forward Derk Boerrigter, in a deal thought to cover three years.
The 26-year-old Dutchman is said be heading to Glasgow for a medical. (Scotsman)
Hibs new-boy James Collins has vowed to help the Easter Road side get over their brutal exit from the Europa League.
The former Swindon man says he intends to start scoring goals for Hibs and push them up the Premiership table. (Sun)
Law in trophies call
Nicky Law says Rangers can challenge for four trophies this year, as he looks to make an impact for the Glasgow side.
Law says that with the current squad, the third tier side can even challenge for the Scottish Cup. (Various)
McFadden is the man, says Alex
Ex-Scotland and Motherwell boss Alex McLeigh has backed James McFadden as the man to shine in ‘Well’s clash with Russian side Kuban Krasnodar this week.
McLeish says that the drive which brought McFadden’s famous score in Paris in 2007 show that he can be a dangerous weapon for Motherwell in their Europa League campaign. (Sun)