Josh Doig, Lewis Ferguson, Nathan Patterson and David Turnbull have been nominated for the Scottish Football Writers Double Tree by Hilton Youthful Participant of the Calendar year award.

Aberdeen midfielder Ferguson, who gained the award in 2020, could turn into only the 3rd participant to be named the ideal Scottish youngster in successive a long time.

Turnbull, who received the award in 2019 when at Motherwell, has loved an remarkable debut period with Celtic when the performances of Hibernian still left-again Doig have caught the eye of Arsenal, Celtic and Chelsea.

Fellow defender Patterson has created 14 appearances for Rangers as they finished their 10-yr wait for a Premiership title. Danny Wilson was the last Rangers player to acquire this award in 2010.

Previous winners

2004: Stephen Pearson (Celtic)
2005: Derek Riordan (Hibernian)
2006: Steven Naismith (Kilmarnock)
2007: Scott Brown (Hibernian)
2008: Steven Fletcher (Hibernian)
2009: Steven Fletcher (Hibernian)
2010: Danny Wilson (Rangers)
2011: David Goodwillie (Dundee United)
2012: James Forrest (Celtic)
2013: Stuart Armstrong (Dundee United)
2014: Stevie May well (St Johnstone)
2015: Ryan Christie (Inverness Caledonian Thistle)
2016: Kieran Tierney (Celtic)
2017: Kieran Tierney (Celtic)
2018: Kieran Tierney (Celtic)
2019: David Turnbull (Motherwell)
2020: Lewis Ferguson (Aberdeen)

‘Celtic need 10 new players to catch Rangers’

Rangers v Celtic - Scottish Premiership - Ibrox Stadium
Rangers manager Steven Gerrard (left) and Celtic manager John Kennedy during the Scottish Premiership match at Ibrox Stadium, Glasgow. Issue date: Sunday May 2, 2021.


Billy Dodds claims the force is on Celtic to appoint a new manager speedily and start out the course of action of rebuilding the club

Celtic require 10 new gamers to capture up with Glasgow rivals Rangers soon after Steven Gerrard’s side gained Sunday’s Aged Business match 4-1, suggests Billy Dodds.

Rangers reinforced their position as the dominant group in Scotland with a detailed and entertaining 4-1 victory around 10-male Celtic at Ibrox, condemning them to their heaviest defeat in an Outdated Organization match due to the fact 2007.

It also saw Rangers move to inside two games of an ‘Invincible’ league time and marked the initial time Celtic have unsuccessful to beat their city rivals in the course of a marketing campaign for the very first time since 1999/00.

Reside SPFL

Saturday 15th May possibly 12:00pm

“You can see how rapidly it can flip,” Dodds, who received a league and cup double with Rangers in 2000, explained to Sky Sporting activities News.

“Rangers very last 12 months struggled and Celtic have dominated for a lengthy time, but the tables have turned this year and it is up to Celtic to locate a take care of for that.

“For me, it’s heading to be a huge rebuild career. Rangers probably only will need just one or two additional players just to improve their squad but with Celtic, I’m telling you, you are speaking at minimum 8-10 players for them to get it suitable.”

#SFWA #Youthful #Participant #Year #Josh #Doig #Lewis #Ferguson #Nathan #Patterson #David #Turnbull #nominated #Football #Information