Monday's Scottish gossip

Scottish newspaper gossip

FOOTBALL GOSSIP

Scotland manager Craig Levein has warned the Tartan Army that he won't be browbeaten into picking striker Jordan Rhodes. (Various)

Celtic striker Georgios Samaras is expected to be sidelined for at least a month with an elbow injury. (Various)

Goalkeeper Allan McGregor is an injury doubt for Scotland's World Cup qualifier against Macedonia after aggravating a groin problem.

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Steven Naismith won't face punishment for a stray elbow challenge on Serbia's Srdan Mijailovic in Saturday's goalless draw at Hampden.

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Former Rangers defender Danny Wilson is expected to seal a three-month loan move to Blackpool after failing to make an impact at Liverpool. (Various)

Jordan Rhodes insists he is ready to fire Scotland to World Cup qualification glory, should manager Craig Levein start him against Macedonia. (Various)

OTHER GOSSIP

Andy Murray insists he is ready to dethrone defending US champion Novak Djokovic and in the process secure his first Grand Slam title. (Various)