Financial Fair Play: A Fan Voice

Highlights An overwhelming majority of those polled would like to see some sort of Financial Fair Play (FFP) in domestic football to protect our game against future financial failures An overwhelming majority of those polled did not think that domestic FFP would negatively impact on the enjoyment of football The existing protections that have been... Continue Reading →

Scottish Football Timeline

This is something we'd been working on for a while and used as a reference point to what was going on at various times in recent history in the Scottish game. A handy place to store reference material and links in a structured way if you will. No claims that it is complete or finished... Continue Reading →

The SFA, CAS, Cartels & Predictions

by TJ I don't like to toot my own trumpet, but "toot, toot". Correctly predicting the elevation of Rod Petrie as new SFA President is hardly challenging. The antiquated four years in office rule makes it all but certain.  When we created the "Roddy P - The Future is Safe Wi Me" mugs it was... Continue Reading →

RIP Cesar

I'm not sure if there's a more iconic picture in Scottish football than Billy McNeill holding the European Cup aloft. The first British man to do so, and the leader of a team full of home-grown Scots who'd conquered Europe. I hope my recapturing of that moment does him justice. I can't talk well about... Continue Reading →

FFP Research

Two minutes of your time to provide a meaningful fan voice. Very quick one today.  Our next article will draw on what has changed regarding the financial landscape of Scottish football since 2012 (which was covered in Stigma in Scottish Football- Intro and Part 1: Too Big To Fail). It'll address whether the finances of... Continue Reading →

Res12: A New Resource and Accounting Matters

A lot of information has just been put into the public domain. First off is to simply point readers to the website that went public today containing information relevant to the campaign of the Celtic shareholders known as the Resolution 12 Requisitioners. It contains a lot of referenced documentation relating to the chain of events... Continue Reading →

The Ongoing Case for FFP in Domestic Football

Recently we published the start of our look back at the crisis that paralysed Scottish football. It centred on Risk. Mainly existential risks that exist because 'success' is measured in trophies and league positions not pennies and pounds. Or at least historically - the big leagues are now increasingly becoming home to investment portfolio assets.... Continue Reading →

Practical Suggestions on Tackling Bigotry

Please find to follow details of a communication sent to the Supporters Liaison Officers of all the Scottish Premier League clubs today. While bigotry within football affects all clubs it is often easy to dismiss it as a West of Scotland problem. To do so is to relax our own responsibilities to tackle a problem... Continue Reading →

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