SPFL has ‘no legal power’ to further punish Rangers over EBTs

The Scottish Professional Football League has declared it has “no legal power” to reopen disciplinary action surrounding the Rangers tax case.

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Rumour Mill: Duo to stay at Rangers | Moussa Dembele open to Marseille | Emilio Izaguirre says emotional goodbye

Harry Forrester and Josh Windass could stay at Rangers after interest cools, Moussa Dembele would be open to moving back to France with Marseille, and Emilio Izaguirre has made an emotional goodbye message to Celtic fans.

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The SPFL board is set to confirm it will not carry out further inquiries into Rangers' use of EBTs. Picture: John Devlin

SPFL will not pursue probe into Rangers EBT scheme

The new Scottish Professional Football League board are poised to confirm they will not pursue any further investigations into the validity of titles won by Rangers during the years the Ibrox club paid players through Employee Benefit Trusts.

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Rangers managing director Stewart Robertson has been elected to the SPFL board. Picture: SNS

Rangers MD Stewart Robertson elected to SPFL board

Rangers managing director Stewart Robertson has been elected to the Scottish Professional Football League board.

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Barry Ferguson left his position as manager of Clyde earlier this year. Picture: Michael Gillen

Ex-Rangers captain Barry Ferguson declared bankrupt

FORMER Rangers star Barry Ferguson has been made bankrupt with debts of more than £1.4 million.

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Rumour Mill: Rangers to make final bid for duo | Zizou backs Ntcham

Rangers are expected to launch a final bid to land Jamie Walker and Kenny McLean, while Zinedine Zidane expects Olivier Ntcham to flourish at Celtic ...

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Niko Kranjcar fires in Rangers equaliser from a free kick. Picture: PA

Graham Dorrans sees signs of progress at Rangers

Graham Dorrans did not play in Luxembourg but he is having to live with the fall-out. The Scotland international was en route from Norwich’s pre-season trip in Ireland to Glasgow to complete his deal as his new team-mates stumbled out of the Europa League with nothing but red faces and regrets.

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Rumour Mill: Rangers target two more key signings | Celtic to change tactics? | Rangers hit back at McKay

Rangers are set to bring in at least two new faces before the start of the season, Celtic could be set to rejig their formation and Rangers hit back at Barrie McKay’s claims he was mistreated by Pedro Caixinha. All this and more in today’s rumour mill.

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Rangers Niko Kranjcar nets with a curling free-kick. Picture: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire

Rangers 1 - 1 Marseille: Niko Kranjcar stars in friendly outing

Niko Kranjcar curled in a stunning free-kick to earn Rangers a draw with Marseille at Ibrox, a matter of days after being asked to leave the pitch in a low-key friendly with St Johnstone.

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Anthony Stokes. Picture: Robert Perry

Rumour Mill: Virgil van Dijk move | Anthony Stokes to Hibs? | Dermot Desmond’s bank fined

Virgil van Dijk is looking for a move from Southampton, Anthony Stokes has been freed by Blackburn Rovers and a bank partly owned by Celtic lead shareholder Dermot Desmond has been fined for trading with North Korea.

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Rumour Mill: Kris Commons in Hibs return? | Ronny Deila the double agent | Bruno Alves doesn’t need captaincy

Kris Commons is in discussions with Hibs about a return to Easter Road, Ronny Deila could be set to provide information on the opposition to both Celtic and Rosenborg, and Rangers centre-back Bruno Alves says he doesn’t need the captain’s armband to become a leader.

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Bruno Alves, right, and Graham Dorrans promote Rangers friendly with Marseille. Picture: SNS.

Bruno Alves rues Rangers’ Euro exit but says ‘we must move on’

The unveiling of a genuine European star together with the anticipation of hosting glamorous opposition at Ibrox – it felt almost like old times at Rangers yesterday.

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Bruno Alves, right, shares a joke with Rangers team-mate Graham Dorrans. Picture: SNS

Bruno Alves: I would’ve joined Rangers even without European football

Bruno Alves played down the importance of European football in his decision to sign for Rangers.

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Barrie McKay moved from Rangers to Nottingham Forest earlier this month. Picture: John Devlin

Barrie McKay: I wasn’t treated ‘as any human being should’ at Rangers

Barrie McKay has launched an attack on his former employers Rangers, saying he wasn’t treated in a “way any human being should” prior to his exit.

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Wes Foderingham. Picture: Michael Gillen

Rumour Mill: Celtic/Linfield fall-out | Forest target Wes Foderingham | Aberdeen in Europe

Celtic and Linfield could face UEFA sanction following last night’s qualifier, Nottingham Forest are keen on Rangers keeper Wes Foderingham and Aberdeen fans attacked in Bosnia.

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The first clash between Rangers and Celtic will be broadcast live on Sky Sports. Picture: John Devlin

14 Ladbrokes Premiership fixtures moved for live TV coverage

Sky Sports and BT Sport have released their picks for live Ladbrokes Premiership matches from September through to the end of November.

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New Hibernian signing Steven Whittaker. Picture: SNS

Where Hibs may look to deploy new signing Steven Whittaker

Hibs completed the signing of Steven Whittaker at the weekend, bringing their former youth product back to Easter Road on a three-year deal. Craig Fowler looks at how manager Neil Lennon may plan on using the player over the course of his contract.

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Niko Kranjcar was told to leave the pitch by the referee. Picture: John Devlin

Furious Niko Kranjcar ordered off during Rangers closed-door game

Rangers midfielder Niko Kranjcar was instructed to leave the pitch by the match official during a closed-door friendly against St Johnstone.

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Matt Crooks, right, failed to make an impact at Ibrox. Picture: Michael Gillen

Matt Crooks leaves Rangers after completing move to Northampton

Rangers have offloaded midfielder Matt Crooks to Northampton.

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Rumour Mill: Celtic begin talks for defender | Patrick Roberts to Southampton | Rangers boss calls for calm

Celtic have begun formal discussions with Queens Park Rangers over the purchase of Steven Caulker, Patrick Roberts could be heading to Southampton on a season-long loan, and Pedro Caixinha has called for calm after yesterday’s loss to St Johnstone.

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