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Police release image in Raith Rovers v Dundee Utd coin throw case

Police have issued an image of a man they want to trace after a football player was hit by a coin during a match.

News
Lewis Vaughan, who has scored 13 goals in nine matches so far, shows off his League 1 Player of the Month trophy for August. Picture: SNS.

Lewis Vaughan reviving Raith Rovers after applying fatal blow

Lewis Vaughan is desperate to fire Raith Rovers back to the Championship after playing a massive role in sending them down to League 1.

Raith Rovers
Nicky Clark hit a double in Dunfermline Athletic's defeat of Buckie Thistle. Picture: SNS/Craig Foy

Irn-Bru Cup Round-up: Pars progress as Premiership U20s exit

Dunfermline moved smoothly into the last 16 of the Irn-Bru Cup with a 3-0 win at Buckie Thistle.

Dunfermline
Ross Callachan: Dream move

Craig Levein makes double signing as Hearts bid to plug gaps

Hearts have bolstered their attacking options with the signing of winger Manuel Milinkovic, who joined Ross Callachan as a final day acquisition.

Premiership
Ross Callachan in action for Raith Rovers against Hearts in the Scottish Cup last season. Picture: SNS

What Hearts will be getting in new signing Ross Callachan

Ross Callachan has become Craig Levein’s first signing as Hearts boss after signing a two-year deal from Raith Rovers. Craig Fowler looks at the transfer.

Hearts
Raith Rovers captain Ross Callachan is to join Hearts

Ross Callachan becomes Craig Levein’s first signing as Hearts manager

Hearts have completed the signing of Raith Rovers captain Ross Callachan on a two-year contract.

Hearts
Paul McMullan scored his first goal for Dundee United against Raith Rovers. Picture: SNS.

Paul McMullan says cup win is a good sign for Dundee United

There’s nothing quite like some sibling rivalry when it comes to spurring each other on. Paul McMullan, just one 
of Dundee United’s recent arrivals, was able to vouch for that after savouring his first goal for his new club.

Dundee United
James Keatings sweeps home the 72nd-minute penalty for Dundee United after substitute Sam Stanton had been brought down.  Photograph: Sammy Turner/SNS

Dundee United 2 - 0 Raith Rovers: New-look side shines

Dundee United’s priority will never change from trying to secure promotion, but this victory in their Betfred Cup group opener will certainly serve its purpose.

Dundee United
Adnan Januzaj is reportedly a target of Celtic. Picture: Getty

Rumour Mill: Celtic interest in Manchester United star | Rangers confident of Walker deal | Adams wants Aberdeen job

Celtic have been linked with Manchester United’s Adnan Januzaj and Liverpool youngster Ryan Kent, Rangers are still confident of landing Jamie Walker before the weekend is over, and Derek Adams is interested in becoming Aberdeen manager.

Premiership
Celtic won last season's Betfred League Cup. Picture: Paul Devlin/SNS

Betfred Cup draw throws up derby clash

Dundee will face Dundee United in the stand-out fixture of the 2017 Betfred Cup group stage.

League Cup

Rumour Mill: Armstrong to interest English elite | McKay sweats over deal | Lennon to add duo

Stuart Armstrong will have his choice of the best teams in England according to Celtic legend, Barrie McKay is made to sweat on new Rangers deal and Neil Lennon is set to add two to Hibs squad.

Hibernian
Barrie McKay celebrates his winning goal against Hearts. Pic: SNS/Craig Williamson

The curious case of Barrie McKay

An exciting, incisive winger destined for the top or an inconsistent, lightweight luxury who goes missing when it matters? Barrie McKay is a curious case, writes Joel Sked.

Rangers
Lewis Vaughan in action for Dumbarton. Pic: SNS/Rob Casey

Lewis Vaughan ready to kick on after loan success at Dumbarton

After two seasons of torment for Raith Rovers’ Lewis Vaughan, the 21-year-old is hoping to kick on next season, wherever that may be.

Raith Rovers
Brechin City players dance with joy following their shoot-out victory over Raith Rovers. Picture: SNS.

John Hughes exits as Raith Rovers are relegated

The unfortunate reign of John Hughes as Raith Rovers manager came to an end on Saturday night when the 52-year-old parted company with the club within hours of the Kirkcaldy men slipping into League 1.

Championship
Raith Rovers have departed with manager John Hughes. Pic: SNS/Alan Rennie

Raith Rovers part with John Hughes after relegation

Raith Rovers have parted company with John Hughes after the club were relegated from the Championship.

Raith Rovers
Declan McManus draws Raith Rovers level with Brechin at Glebe Park in their play-off first leg. Picture: SNS.

Brechin 1 - 1 Raith Rovers: Declan McManus rescues Fifers

Raith Rovers paid the penalty for some controversial 
refereeing decisions as they were held by Brechin in the Championship Play-Off semi-final last night.

Brechin City
Jonny Court celebrates his opening goal.  
Photograph: Walter Neilson.

Raith Rovers 2 - 1 Ayr Utd: Recovery in vain after red card

A red card for goalkeeper Pavol Penksa after barely a minute was surely not in the team-talk manager John Hughes said would be delivered by kitman Simon Pollock. Penksa, who was brought in to solve a goalkeeping emergency, caused a crisis all on his own, launching into Craig Moore and deserving an instant dismissal.

Championship
Raith Rovers' under-20s coach Craig Easton (right). Picture: SNS

Craig Easton positive despite losing out on the double

As the lights went out on Raith Rovers’ Under 20’s sides dream of a league and cup double this week, manager Craig Easton remains optimistic for the future.

Raith Rovers
Cowdenbeath manager Gary Locke will be looking to rescue the Blue Brazil from the relegation play-off place. Picture: SNS

The five biggest games in Scottish football this weekend

The most important matches in Scottish football this weekend as the final day of the regular season takes place in the lower leagues

Premiership
St Mirren players celebrate the victory that ensures they can no longer finish bottom of the league.  Photograph: Bill Murray/SNS

St Mirren 5 - 0 Raith Rovers: Buddies nearer great escape

This was quite simply a demolition job by St Mirren. They flattened fellow strugglers Raith in every sense with a performance that would have been worthy of champions let alone a side battling to beat the drop as their remarkable resurgence under Jack Ross continues.

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