Tuesday's Scottish gossip

Scottish newspaper gossip


Rangers are pushing Carlos Cuellar to decide by the end of today whether he will return to Ibrox from Aston Villa. (Daily Record)

Meanwhile, Cardiff City have entered the race to sign Kenny Miller, the Bursaspor striker who has been linked with joining Rangers for a third time. (Various)

And Bursaspor are willing to sell Miller for £600,000. (Scotsman)

Celtic have been given the green light to sign goalkeeper Stipe Pletikosa for free after Spartak Moscow cancelled his contract. (Daily Record)

And Celtic have offered a trial to former Rangers target Katlego Mphela, the South African international striker who saw a move to Dynamo Kiev fall through earlier this summer. (Various)

The Scottish Premier League will soon announce two new lucrative commercial deals despite not having reached agreement on league reconstruction. (Daily Record)

Dundee United pair Danny Swanson and Garry Kenneth will return to the side to boost the Tangerine's hopes of overturning their 1-0 first-leg deficit against Europa League opponents Slask Wroclaw on Thursday. (Various)

Hearts are confident midfielder Rudi Skacel will sign a new contract and stay with the Tynecastle club for the new season. (Various)


Open champion Darren Clarke has criticised the decision to stage the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles and admits his views may cost him the chance to captain Europe at the event. (Various)