Scottish Gossip: Vaughan linked with Rangers, Cummings mulls future

Gossip logo

Football gossip

Out-of-contract defender Charlie Mulgrew, 30, was absent as Celtic returned for pre-season training on Monday. (Herald)external-link

Hibernian striker Jason Cummings, who scored 25 goals last season, is weighing up his future after a meeting in Paris with new Easter Road manager Neil Lennon. (Daily Record)external-link

Lennon hopes Cummings, 20, stays at Hibs for at least another season. (Scotsman)external-link

Jason Cummings
Cummings has been Hibs' top scorer two years running

Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes expects the January transfer window to be vital to the Dons' season, which will start much earlier than most Scottish clubs due to European commitments. (Daily Record)external-link

Rangers fans will be unable to buy the club's replica kit in the coming season due to an ongoing dispute with retail partner Sports Direct. (Herald)external-link

Birmingham City forward James Vaughan, 27, has been recommended to Rangers and City are prepared to do business with the Ibrox club with Vaughan currently on loan from Huddersfield Town. (Sun)external-link

James Vaughan
Vaughan playing for Huddersfield last year

Captain Lee Wallace hopes to finish his career with Rangers after signing a new deal until 2019. (Herald)external-link

Lee Makel, who scored Hearts' winner when they visited Levadia in 1999, is backing the current Tynecastle side to overcome another Estonian side, FC Infonet, in the first qualifying round of the Europa League. (Daily Record)external-link

West Brom have made a £4m bid for QPR's Scotland winger Matt Phillips, 25, a year after they were unable to agree a fee. (Birmingham Mail)external-link

Rugby gossip

Scotland assistant coach Nathan Hines has urged the players to cut out errors in their second Test against Japan this coming Saturday following last weekend's 26-13 win.(National)external-link

Top Stories

Around Scottish sport