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  1. Season 2023-24

    Actually felt sick reading that because it probably going to happen.
  2. *****Q1 Progrès Niederkorn Q2 AEL Limassol*****

    Anyone know how to change a ticket to a child ticket when buying online?
  3. The Boxing News Thread

    coughs?
  4. ***the Official Rangers Vs Livingston Match Thread***

    Robinson Sinnamon Faure McGregor Wallace Law Murdoch Walsh Shiels Gallagher Hardie
  5. ***the Official Rangers V Pacific Shelf Thread***

    We can still do this!! even if it take e.t and penalties. c'mon Rangers!!
  6. Official: Boyd signs one year deal

    Killie still hopeful of keeping Boyd 26 June 2014 Updated 18:48 By Richard Wilson - BBC Scotland Kilmarnock striker Kris Boyd played a major role in keeping his club in the Scottish Premiership last season Kilmarnock manager Allan Johnston has not conceded defeat in the club's attempts to retain Kris Boyd. The striker has been offered a new contract at Rugby Park, but he has also been holding talks with his former club Rangers. Johnston believes that the player's future will finally be resolved in the coming days. And he is adamant that for the sake of both Kilmarnock and the player, the uncertainty should not drag on. Boyd left Ibrox four years ago, and it is believed that he would favour a return to the club he grew up supporting. if the financial package is acceptable. Aberdeen, Dundee United and the French side Nimes are all understood to have made offers to him, though. The former Middlesbrough, Nottingham Forest, Eskisehirspor and Portland Timbers striker lives in Ayrshire, and his family are not keen on uprooting again, which gives Kilmarnock and Rangers an advantage in discussions. "We're still hopeful," Johnston said. "We're still talking. I know it's going to be difficult when clubs like Rangers are talking to him. "Obviously, financially we've got no chance when clubs like Rangers are involved. He really liked his time here and hopefully we can still attract him back. "Kris is the same [as Johnston], he's desperate for something to get sorted out. He doesn't want the same situation as last year when you go into pre-season and he's still not got his contract sorted. I think we'll find out one way or another in the next couple of days. "There are a few clubs [keen to sign Boyd]. Aberdeen and Dundee United have expressed a lot of interest. He's a Kilmarnock boy so hopefully that helps us attract him." Gary Locke, now Allan Johnston's assistant, played at Kilmarnock from 2002 until 2009 Johnston is pursuing other signings, and has been linked with a move for former Dundee United and Blackburn striker David Goodwillie. The intention was to pair him up front with Boyd, but Kilmarnock have other options. The intention, though, is to restrict the number of new signings so that the limited funds can be utilised to sign better quality players. "We're talking to loads of players," Johnston said. "What we're trying to do is cut down the amount of players we have and maximising the budget we have by just bringing in a few players but quality players to benefit our good young players who are coming through. "You want to get your squad in place, but it's difficult because everybody wants better money and a lot of teams are competing against each other. "It's going to be exciting [this season]. We've got to be trying to finish in the top six, we just need to make sure that we get the right players in to get there." Johnston also welcomed the addition of Gary Locke to the coaching staff at Rugby Park. Locke was sacked by Hearts at the end of last season and Johnston moved quickly to recruit his former teammate as assistant manager, following the departure of Sandy Clark. Although Locke was manager at Tynecastle last season, he had no qualms about taking up a role as a number two. He also believes that he is better equipped for the job after managing Hearts through the turmoil of administration and a points penalty that effectively ensured that the club would be relegated to the Championship last season. "I don't see it as a huge step backwards going from a manager to an assistant," Locke said. "You're still very much involved with the first team, which is what I wanted to do. Hopefully me and Allan can forge a very good management team. "Kilmarnock have a lot of good young players and I'm really looking forward to getting on the training field with them. You can only improve with everything I faced last year. "I did the job to the best of my ability, we had a good season and hopefully I can take all of those credentials into the job here. "A lot of people appreciated the job I did [at Tynecastle], which was very humbling. I came out of it a better person, and I've certainly learned a lot in terms of the management side of the game."
  7. Official: Boyd signs one year deal

    Sport Kris Boyd hoping for Rangers return after four-year absence (but Gers must cough up) By John Mcgarry Kris Boyd will only rejoin Rangers if the Ibrox club match the personal terms on offer elsewhere. Dundee United, Aberdeen and French side Nimes have all tabled concrete offers for the 30-year-old free agent. Boyd’s preference, however, is to return to Ibrox after a four-year absence and a deal could be struck to in the coming days provided his former employer can up the offer they made him late last week. The former Kilmarnock man looked to be heading to Tannadice a week ago after Rangers stalled on a deal. The Ibrox club belatedly re-entered the race for his signature over the weekend but, as things stand, that deal will need to be improved upon in order to reunite him with Kenny Miller. Boyd became the SPL’s top scorer with 167 strikes after joining his boyhood heroes from Kilmarnock in 2006. He left to join Middlesbrough in 2010, then had spells at Nottingham Forest, Eskisehirspor in Turkey and Portland Timbers in the MLS before returning to Rugby Park in February. Boyd’s goals helped keep Killie in the Premiership and now it looks like his partnership with Miller will for the basis of Rangers’ push for promotion. Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes has all but conceded defeat in the battle to land the striker. ‘I think if Rangers make Kris Boyd an offer then financially it would beat our offer,’ he said. ‘If it isn’t Kris Boyd, then we move on. If Kris decides he wants to come to Aberdeen, then we will do a deal but we can’t stand about waiting for that to happen. ‘We still have other options to look at as well.’
  8. Official: Boyd signs one year deal

    erdeen hold signing talks with striking sensation Kris Boyd 16 June 2014 14:02 BST Goals: Boyd was the equal second top scorer in the Premiership last season with John Sutton, netting 22 league goals. Pic: SNS Group Aberdeen have taken the lead in the race to snap up free-agent Kris Boyd. Manager Derek McInnes has held talks with the striker who left Kilmarnock at the end of the season. Boyd, who netted 22 goals in the last campaign, making him the equal second top scorer in the league with John Sutton, would fit the bill as the Dons search for another attacker. The 30-year old has also been linked with Dundee United and French side Nimes, though, and has said he wants time to consider his options. McInness would hope to see Boyd join up with the Pittodrie side before their Europa League qualifying campaign gets underway on July 3. Speaking to the Evening Express, he said: "I managed to meet and talk with Kris and also talked to his agent. "We have had a discussion and said we would like to bring another forward into the club. "We have made a pitch of what Aberdeen can be as a club for Kris. "Kris has a few other options and wants some time to consider them."
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  10. New Puma kit

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