Thursday's Scottish gossip

Scottish newspaper gossip

FOOTBALL GOSSIP

Celtic manager Neil Lennon is preparing a surprise move for Italian legend Alessandro Del Piero, who is a free agent after leaving Juventus. (Various)

Rangers are considering a move for Hearts winger David Templeton, with the Tynecastle club likely to accept a bid for the player (Various)

Rangers manager Ally McCoist has denied that he has purchased a stake in Rangers, but is considering making an investment. (The Scotsman)

Celtic have landed a £12m bonus by qualifying for the group stages of the Champions League. (The Scotsman)

Hamilton have taken St Johnstone striker Stevie May on loan until January. (The Daily Mail)

Rangers are considering late bid to land injured Kilmarnock keeper Cammy Bell to challenge Neil Alexander for a place in the Ibrox first team. (The Express)

Kilmarnock's teen sensation Matthew Kennedy looks set to sign a £250,000 deal with Everton. (The Express)

Celtic have approached Manchester City about a loan deal for Belgium defender Dedryck Boyata. (The Daily Record)