LiveScottish football LIVE: Scotland coach tests positive for Covid-19, Celtic target latest, updates on Rangers trio
All the latest news, transfer speculation and more from around the SPFL.
Coronavirus continues to dominate after Scotland Under-19 coach Billy Stark tested positive for Covid-19 and it was revealed that Arsenal and Scotland defender Kieran Tierney had returned a positive test in August despite being asymptomatic.
Stark’s diagnosis forced a friendly match between Scotland and England U19s to be called off mid-game, while Tierney is one of four members of the Scotland squad currently self-isolating after Stuart Armstrong returned a positive test for the virus. Ryan Christie is also self-isolating along with a masseur and a member of the physiotherapy staff.
Elsewhere, Celtic are keeping tabs on a young Guinean prospect; the future of Alfredo Morelos remains unclear, and Rangers could be without Borna Barisic for the Old Firm clash on October 17.
Plenty more to come by the time the day is done, keep up to date in our live blog with all the latest happenings from around the country and beyond.
Scottish football LIVE
Last updated: Friday, 09 October, 2020, 11:28
- Scotland coach tests positive for Coronavirus
- Celtic linked with French prospect
- Updates on Barisic, Morelos, and Kent
Barisic doubt for Old Firm clash
Borna Barisic is a doubt for the Old Firm clash between Celtic and Rangers on October 17. The Gers left-back was forced out of his side’s 2-0 win over Ross County at the weekend and didn’t feature for Croatia on international duty
Hoops linked with Guinean prospect
Celtic are reportedly keeping tabs on a French fifth-tier striker - story here>>>
Tierney ‘tested positive for Covid-19 in August'
Arsenal and Scotland defender Kieran Tierney returned a positive test for coronavirus and had to self-isolate for 10 days in August, it has been revealed
Welcome to Wednesday’s live blog for all things Scottish football.
Scotland needed penalties to get past Israel in last night’s play-off and now face Serbia in the final - just one game stands between Steve Clarke’s side and qualification for a major tournament - but the international camp was also rocked by Billy Stark testing positive for Covid-19.
We’ll have all the latest news, rumours, and more throughout the day
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