Saturday's Scottish gossip

Scottish newspaper gossip


Rangers manager Ally McCoist has backed striker Nikica Jelavic's claim that he did not tell the Ibrox boss he wanted to leave in January. (Various)

Former Celtic midfielder Marc Crosas has backed Efrain Juarez to prove a success at the club despite struggling for first-team football and failing to impress on loan at Real Zaragoza. (Sun)

David Healy is determined to become a Rangers legend like Ally McCoist and Ian Durrant, and wants to play his part in securing a fourth consecutive SPL title. (Daily Record)

Dunfermline boss Jim McIntyre would scrap the January transfer window and revert to the old system. (Daily Record)

Celtic boss Neil Lennon believes Rangers' financial troubles are the result of years of mismanagement at Ibrox. (Various)


Scotland head coach Andy Robinson says his side's chances of winning the Calcutta Cup will be boosted by preventing England from settling into a playing pattern at Murrayfield. (Various)