Scottish Gossip: Lundstram, Marcondes, Robertson, Rangers, Celtic, Hibs, Dundee

Scottish gossip - John Lundstram
Scottish gossip - John Lundstram

Turkish side Trabzonspor are weighing up a double Rangers swoop this summer with John Lundstram on their radar, along with Borna Barisic. (Akdenizgercek via Daily Record)

Hibernian manager Nick Montgomery is open to signing on-loan Emiliano Marcondes on a permanent deal if it can be done, but warns the Dane's demands would have to fit within an already established budget. (Edinburgh Evening News - subscription required)

For today's Scottish FA hearing, Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers will be joined by Nick De Marco, who has been described by football finance expert Kieran Maguire as the 'football law version of Lionel Messi'. Rodgers faces a possible touchline ban for comments about officials at Tynecastle earlier this month. (Daily Record)

Dundee have taken the first step to solving their Dens Park pitch problems - by pinching city rivals Dundee United's groundsman. (Scottish Sun)

Liverpool and Scotland are hopeful Andy Robertson has avoided a serious injury after he limped off during the defeat to Northern Ireland on Tuesday, though both parties are still sweating on a full prognosis from the left back's ankle scan on Wednesday. (Daily Mail)

Scotland full-back Nathan Patterson has admitted he is going through the most difficult period of his career after being placed on the fringes at Everton. (Viaplay via Daily Record)

England manager Gareth Southgate reveals that some coaches want a return to 26-player squads in time for Euro 2024. (Scotsman)