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We have teamed up with our friends at Clydesdale Bank – sponsor of the SPL – and we have a great prize to give away!
We have four tickets for the big clash on the 22nd of September between Dundee United v Hearts.
Two tickets in the Dundee United end and two in the Hearts end are up for grabs and they are completely free!
How to enter?
Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter before you enter or else you won’t be counted!

How To Enter

Answer this simple question:
Which 32 year old played for both Hearts and Dundee United and has one Scotland cap to his name?
Email us your answer at scotchcornerfootball@live.co.uk with your Name, contact details and which team you would like tickets for.
Competition closes on Sunday 16th September and the winners will be announced on Monday 17th.

With the pressure on Dundee United and Hearts to step up in the absence of Rangers this match will be sure to be full of passion and will be a tasty fixture.

Remember to keep an eye out for future competitions too!

Keep up with all the SPL fixtures by predicting the scores and be in with a chance to win £10,000!!! Sign up now at Clydesdale Bank’s Score Selector – http://www.cbfootball.co.uk/ .



Neil Lennon’s injury-hit Celtic escaped from Dingwall with a point after a last-gasp Kris Commons tap-in salvaged a 1-1 draw for the SPL champions against new boys Ross County.
Celtic’s preparation for this game was blighted by injuries to many players including Captain Scott Brown and striker Gary Hooper which led to Lennon fielding an arguably weaker side than that that played against HJK Helsinki just over a week ago. Continue reading


After 4 years of pain , Celtic finally get to fly the league flag before kicking off the SPL season. The 12.45 kick off will see Celtic raising the champions flag before they set out to defend their honour. Continue reading

There have been new doubts about the Rangers Newco entering the Scottish 3rd Division as the SFA want to impose the transfer ban that was originally placed on the ‘oldco’ . What’s the issue? Well the Newco currently don’t have any players tied down to contracts.  Continue reading

The fate of Rangers was finally decided this morning after a meeting of the SFL clubs at Hampden. Continue reading

Let’s hope we get to see this in 111 next season

Upon learning that the Green Brigade will refuse to renew their season tickets if a Newco are allowed in the SPL, I was shocked and to be quite honest, let down.
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Now that headline may not entirely be true, as a Manchester United fan I know it’ll be seen as bias, but upon watching the video below (sorry for the quality) you do feel like all those years playing in one of the best sides in the world has served Gary well on his transition to Tv pundit. The question though would be is Neville right in his summing up of what has become quite the epidemic if not in the past then most definitely this season, is diving wrong?

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Craig Beattie’s luck throughout his career has never been the greatest. The Glasgow born striker clearly strives to do his all for the team he plays, in exchange for love and adoration from the fans. Continue reading

Leigh Griffiths, 21, has scored 8 league goals this season

Love him, hate him, have no opinion on him – ladies and gentlemen , I give you Leigh Griffiths. The 21-year-old definitely divides the masses within the Scottish game.
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Between the illness of Darren Fletcher and the inconsistencies of Scott Brown and Charlie Adam, there is always room for improvement in the Scottish national team. There are many players who deserve to be given a chance, but one especially who may be easily over-looked.

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