Celtic striker Nadir Ciftci will miss the first six games of the domestic season after being found guilty of a biting offence.
Ciftci, 23, received an eight-game ban -- two of which are suspended -- after being found guilty of biting Jim McAlister during a Dundee derby on the final day of last season.
The Turkish striker -- who joined the Scottish champions this summer from Dundee United --- had denied the offence but was found guilty of excessive misconduct by a judicial panel convened...
New Scottish Football Association president Alan McRae is hoping to approach Sir Alex Ferguson about taking on a role within the organisation.
The 73-year-old former Manchester United boss serves as a coaching ambassador for UEFA and long-term friend McRae believes appointing Ferguson in a similar position within the SFA would boost the profile of the national association.
McRae, who was elected president of the SFA early last month, believes Ferguson "has so much to offer."
He was reported as saying...
Celtic have confirmed the signing of Dundee United striker Nadir Ciftci on a four-year contract.
Celtic had a third bid for the Ciftci, 23, accepted earlier this week and he will now be free to play in their Champions League opener against Stjarnan next Wednesday.
Ciftci, the third player to move from Tannadice to Parkhead this year after Gary Mackay-Steven and Stuart Armstrong, netted 33 goals in two seasons at United following his move from NAC Breda.
The former Portsmouth player had 12 months...
Celtic have completed the signing of Belgian keeper Logan Bailly, the club have announced.
The former OH Leuven stopper will be expected to push Parkhead number one Craig Gordon after he was handed a three-year deal by boss Ronny Deila.
The 29-year-old is the Hoops' third summer signing following the arrivals of Manchester City defender Dedryck Boyata and Saidy Janko from the Sky Blue's city rivals United.
And he is likely to be joined in the East End of Glasgow by Nadir Ciftci, with Celtic closing...