Profile: Legacy of the Ice Bucket Challenge

This profile appeared in The National on Thursday 28 July 2016. THE Ice Bucket Challenge that went viral in 2014 has helped to fund an important scientific discovery related to the progressive neurodegenerative disease ALS. It raised £87.7 million through participants encouraging donations by pouring freezing water over themselves and uploading a video of their … More Profile: Legacy of the Ice Bucket Challenge

SPFL Winter Break and League Cup Reconstruction

This time next year, the Scottish Premiership will introduce a winter break for the first time since the 2002/03 season. Back then, the move to scrap the winter break was criticised by several high-profile individuals in the game, including Alex McLeish and Martin O’Neill – then managers of Rangers and Celtic, respectively. O’Neill also praised … More SPFL Winter Break and League Cup Reconstruction