Aberdeen chief: Celtic success in Europe great for Scottish football

Prior to heading to Kazakhstan to go through the motions of qualifying for the group phase of the Champions League, Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers stated that every Premiership club chairman ought to support them in their European quest.

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Gordon Strachan couldn't find a place in his squad for Callum McGregor. Picture: SNS.

Gordon Strachan: I’m not going to apologise to every player left out

Gordon Strachan insists he does not have to explain Callum McGregor’s absence from his latest squad to the player himself, and neither will he apologise to anyone else who missed out.

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Former Rangers boss Alex McLeish. Picture: Robert Perry

Alex McLeish tips Aberdeen to finish second above Rangers

Alex McLeish believes Aberdeen should be considered the favourites to finish above Rangers again this season.

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Callum McGregor can feel disappointed not to have made the squad. Picture: SNS

Five biggest snubs from Scotland squad to face Lithuania and Malta

Gordon Strachan has said he’s picked a Scotland squad he can “trust”. Seeing as he’s under huge pressure given the failure to qualify for Euro 2016 and the indifferent World Cup qualification campaign to this point, familiarity is perhaps an attribute he shouldn’t be placing too much emphasis on at this moment in time.

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Hamilton's Rakish Bingham makes it 3-0 with a fine team goal. Picture: SNS/Paul Dvelin

Five things we learned from the Scottish Premiership this weekend

Hamilton Academical sprang a surprise with a comfortable win at Easter Road, a much-changed Celtic eased to victory, Rangers dropped points again and three teams still on zero points.

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Aberdeen's Greg Stewart battles with Roarie Deacon. Picture: SNS/Ross Parker

Aberdeen 2 - 1 Dundee: Stevie May magic leads Dons to win

Stevie May spent a frustrating three years struggling to make an impact at first Sheffield Wednesday then Preston North End but within 180 minutes of being reunited with Derek McInnes the striker already looks back to the sort of form that earned a crack at English football in the first place.

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Aberdeen's Andrew Considine says it's not defeatist to admit they can't challenge Celtic. Picture: SNS

Andrew Considine: Dons aren’t defeatist in writing off title

Andrew Considine believes Aberdeen’s management and players are simply being realists rather than defeatists by claiming they can’t deny 
Celtic a seventh successive league title this season.


Opponents of Aberdeen’s Pittodrie move disrupt online campaign

Opponents of Aberdeen football club’s plans for a new stadium have stolen a campaign slogan and snapped up domain names to protest the proposed move.

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Aberdeen fans in the stands. Picture: SNS

Uefa fine Aberdeen for crowd trouble against Apollon Limassol

Aberdeen have been fined 10,000 euros (£9,100) by UEFA following crowd trouble during their Europa League clash with Apollon Limassol in Cyprus.


Video: Fly through Aberdeen’s proposed Kingsford stadium

Aberdeen have produced a fly-through video of the new stadium the club hopes to build at Kingsford.

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Jimmy Calderwood managed Dunfermline Athletic, Aberdeen and Kilmarnock among several others. Picture: Phil Wilkinson

Ex-Aberdeen manager Jimmy Calderwood reveals dementia battle

Former Aberdeen manager Jimmy Calderwood has revealed he has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease.

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Rumour Mill: Celtic want Dutch international | Police probe Lennon threats | No Celtic return for Roberts

Celtic are tracking Feyenoord left-back Miquel Nelom, Police Scotland confirm they are looking into online threats on Neil Lennon and Patrick Roberts is not returning to Celtic before their Champions League qualifier against Astana.

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Aberdeen's Anthony O'Connor and Ross County's Thomas Mikkelsen battle. Picture: SNS/Paul Devlin

Ross County 1 - 2 Aberdeen: Logan hits winner in tight win

Aberdeen held on for all three points in a competitive match at Global Energy Stadium after they were forced to come from behind following the loss of an early goal.

Stevie May has signed a four-year deal at Aberdeen. Picture: SNS.

Derek McInnes was the key to Stevie May opting for Aberdeen

Aberdeen might have lost out on Stevie May’s signature had Derek McInnes not still been the manager.

Conor Sammon joins on loan from Hearts. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Partick Thistle complete signing of Miles Storey and Conor Sammon

Partick Thistle have pulled off an impressive double-signing after completing deals for Miles Storey and Conor Sammon.

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Rumour Mill: £3m bid for Stuart Armstrong | Graham Dorrans for Scotland | Warburton coy on Foderingham bid

Southampton are set to offer £3million for Stuart Armstrong, Pedro Caixinha has backed Graham Dorrans to star for Scotland, and Mark Warburton has remained coy on speculation linking Nottingham Forest with a move for Wes Foderingham.

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Stevie May, left, has returned to Scottish football to sign for Aberdeen. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Aberdeen sign former St Johnstone striker Stevie May

Stevie May is heading back north of the border to join Aberdeen from Preston on a four-year deal, the Championship club have announced.

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Rangers will travel to Firhill on Tuesday 19 September. Picture: SNS

Three Betfred Cup quarter-finals picked for live TV coverage

Three of the four matches in the Betfred Cup quarter-finals are to be broadcast live by BT Sport, it has been announced.

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Kenny McLean scores what proved to be the winner for Aberdeen. Picture: SNS

Hamilton 0-1 Aberdeen: Kenny McLean strike sees off Accies

Aberdeen made hard work of claiming their place in the quarter-finals of the BetFred Cup at the Superseal Stadium. A convincing, if punchless, first-half display was followed by an anaemic performance after the interval and, if the home team had possessed a predator, they could have taken their place in the draw.

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Celtic's Kieran Tierney fires in his goal from 40 yards. Picture: SNS

11 long-range SPFL stunners to rival Kieran Tierney’s goal

To celebrate the awesome strike by the Celtic youngster, we’ve collated 11 other magnificent long range goals from Scottish football over the last few years.

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