Scottish Gossip: Van Bronckhorst, Rangers, Souttar, Celtic, Mandroiu

Scottish gossip

Rangers have candidates whose names are not in the public domain on their three-man shortlist to replace Steven Gerrard as manager. (Sun)external-link

The Ibrox club has not as yet discussed contract terms with van Bronckhorst, who is widely tipped to take on the Rangers job. (Sky Sports)external-link

Former Chelsea and Derby boss Frank Lampard is not on Rangers’ shortlist. (Sun)external-link

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Scotland scorer John Souttar says the surgeon who helped him return from injury deserves his jersey from Monday’s win over Denmark – but his mother should get “first dibs on it”. (Scotsman – subscription required)external-link

Denmark manager Kasper Hjulmand tips World Cup play-off bound Scotland to do “something great” in 2022. (Herald – subscription required)external-link

Celtic are expected to sign Shamrock Rovers midfielder Danny Mandroiu in January. (Sun)external-link

Former Celtic and Hibernian boss Neil Lennon is frustrated at being knocked back for managerial jobs. (Herald – subscription required)external-link

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Hibernian have lined up a friendly with Dundee on Tuesday as a warm-up for Sunday’s Scottish League Cup semi-final against Rangers, after their past two league games were postponed. (Record)external-link

Former Blackburn Rovers manager Steve Kean is close to becoming Hibs’ new academy director. (Sun)external-link

Easter Road chief executive Ben Kensell admits Hibs’ summer transfer business “wasn’t good enough”. (Record)external-link

St Johnstone striker Stevie May will miss Saturday’s League Cup semi-final against Celtic and is out until Christmas with a knee injury. (Courier – subscription required)external-link

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