Monday's Scottish gossip

Scottish newspaper gossip

FOOTBALL GOSSIP

Celtic manager Neil Lennon insists Paddy McCourt has not requested a transfer, but admits he made an inquiry about the availability of Manchester City's Wayne Bridge. (The Star)

Lennon has also warned that a repeat of their St Johnstone shambles on Sunday will see them bounced out of the Europa League against Sion in Switzerland. (The Star)

Rangers' midfielder Matt McKay could have his debut postponed for a fortnight due to international duty with Australia. (The Record)

Maribor hero Etien Velikonja believes that Rangers' frustrated fans could help them win the Europa League tie on Thursday despite the Ibrox club trailing 2-1 from the first leg in Slovenia. (Daily Express)