Author Archives: Justin Bowie


Scottish police launch criminal investigation after ex-Rangers star Nacho Novo attacked man in violent street brawl

By | 10th March 2020

POLICE have launched a criminal investigation into ex-Rangers star Nacho Novo’s violent East Kilbride street brawl. The Spaniard, 40, was seen attacking a man in a shocking clip as he rained punches on him. The former Light Blues striker ended up on the deck at one point during the rammy on Hunter Street in the […]


Boy, 12, charged over ‘racist chants’ allegedly aimed at Alfredo Morelos during Rangers’ 2-1 win over Celtic

By | 10th February 2020

A 12-YEAR-OLD boy has been charged over “racist chants” allegedly aimed at Rangers star Alfredo Morelos during December’s Old Firm clash with Celtic. Cops confirmed that the young lad had been reported in relation to alleged abuse directed at the Colombian during the Glasgow derby game which Steven Gerrard’s men won 2-1. Superintendent Mark Sutherland, […]


Rangers legend Fernando Ricksen’s widow Veronika will hold ‘second funeral’ for Ibrox hero in Netherlands

By | 2nd February 2020

THE widow of Fernando Ricksen revealed she will hold a “second funeral” for the Rangers idol — after he asked for his ashes to be taken home to Holland in a blue urn. Veronika, 33, is planning another service this month for the Ibrox hero in Sittard, where he began and ended his career. And […]

Scotland fan’s Tartan Army jacket with flags from 50 countries to be displayed at Hampden Park after his death

By | 9th January 2020

A DEDICATED Scotland fan’s trademark tartan jacket with flags from 50 countries will be displayed at Hampden Park after his tragic death. Joe McGunnigle, 77, passed away last week after a three-year battle with head and neck cancer. And the Aberdeen great-grandad’s iconic red Tartan Army jacket will now be put on show at the […]

Footballers with surprising jobs after ex-Man City Premier League ace Shay Logan revealed he’s training to be a plumber

By | 3rd January 2020

ABERDEEN star Shay Logan revealed that he’s secretly been training to become a plumber. The former Manchester City ace, 31, told how he doesn’t earn enough cash from footie to be set up for life so is planning ahead for after retirement. He said: “We earn good money. But at this level are we really […]

Mussolini’s granddaughter Alessandra threatens Celtic fan with noose ‘for his family’ after derby defeat taunt

By | 31st December 2019

ALESSANDRA Mussolini has threatened a Scots football fan with a noose “for his family”. The granddaughter of former fascist dictator Benito Mussolini tweeted the social media user after he sent her a gif of a noose. The noose refers to her whose dead body was hung upside down from a petrol station in Milan in […]

Celtic star Leigh Griffiths has personalised football-themed bar for Christmas from Wag Caitlyn Melville

By | 27th December 2019

WHAT do you give the man who has everything? Celtic star Leigh Griffiths was given an unique Christmas present by his Wag Caitlyn Melville – his own personalised football-themed bar. Caitlyn posted several clips of the plush new home boozer on Instagram. The fancy bar is complete with a pool table and several framed Griffiths […]

Fernando Ricksen’s brother Pedro reveals Rangers legend urged him ‘you must visit’ before he died as they healed family rift

By | 7th October 2019

EMOTIONAL Pedro Ricksen told of his “relief” at healing his troubled relationship with brother Fernando before the Rangers legend’s heartbreaking death. Pedro, 39, admitted clashing with his “stubborn” older sibling and said they wouldn’t speak to each other for months at a time. But the footie coach revealed they managed to mend their rift and […]

Rangers legend Fernando Ricksen’s mum and brother tour his favourite places in Scotland when over for funeral

By | 6th October 2019

FERNANDO Ricksen’s mum and brother paid tribute to the tragic Rangers legend by touring his favourite places in Scotland. Pedro, 39, and Anneke, 64, visited Ibrox, two of his homes and restaurants Glasgow they’d enjoyed together after flying to the city for the Dutchman’s funeral. Pedro — whose wife, son and stepmum joined the emotional […]

Family of stricken Rangers her Ricksen share touching birthday video from hospice

By | 28th July 2019

RANGERS legend Fernando Ricksen celebrated his 43rd birthday surrounded by loving family. The stricken Gers hero is in a hospice in Airdrie as he battles Motor Neurone Disease. And last night his beloved wife Veronika put up a heartwarming video on Instagram as they celebrated the special day. The Light Blues icon had a birthday […]