Friday, May 20, 2022

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Open Letter To The Viewers/Listeners Of The 4th Official

I honestly don't know how to start this letter, but let me just say thank you for supporting The 4th Official in some challenging times over the last couple of years. When COVID hit, I was genuinely worried that this...

Football Fans Across Scotland Unite To Talk About Importance Of Mental Health

While football fans have been demonized (what's new!) over the last few days, the level of vitriol aimed now seems unprecedented. Even the suggestion that going to football games could be good for mental health have received pushback. Unfortunately, this...

Exclusive: SFA Caught Not Upholding Their Own Rules?

The Scottish FA seems to have different standards for different teams. While allegations of biases have been made in the Premiership and the Championship (most notably the demotion of Hearts), that is nothing compared to a recent decision by...

Exclusive: SFA Caught Not Upholding Their Own Rules?

The Scottish FA seems to have different standards for different teams. While allegations of biases have been made in the Premiership and the Championship (most notably the demotion of Hearts), that is nothing compared to a recent decision by...

Victims Of Celtic Boys Club To Finally Get Some Relief?

This is a difficult article to write on, but this needs to be covered. The survivors of historical abuse at Celtic Boys Club are planning to launch a "class action" against Celtic FC. This class action is one of...

To The Rangers Board: Keep Faith For One More Season

There are no two ways about it; crashing out of the Champions League Vs Malmo was really bad for Rangers. Three losses in three games will always be bad no matter what time of the season, but the fact...

Four players you need to watch in the knockout stages at Tokyo 2020

Men's Olympic football can be a confusing affair. Clubs aren't contractually forced to release players, only players 24 years of age and under are allowed to participate (with three exceptions per squad) and some major footballing nations don't even...

Rangers Reject Third West Ham United Bid For Kai Kennedy; Player Joins Dunfermline On Loan

There's an old saying. Be accurate, not first. That rule unfortunately is not well suited in the days of Twitter. In the quest for clicks, publications want to be first, no matter whether that story turns out to be...

Fighting Draw Between Rangers And Arsenal

First some context. The 2-2 draw flattered Rangers much more than Arsenal. However, everyone needs to realise it was a friendly. Try as you may, it is not possible to get the intensity of a competitive game in these...

Rangers Interested In Loan Deal For Billy Gilmour

I have been told by two journalists based in London who covers Chelsea that Rangers are definitely one of the teams interested in taking Billy Gilmour on loan. Yesterday, I had back and forth with both of them as...

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