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Raith Rovers make 'statement' signing after landing ex-Aberdeen midfielder

Raith Rovers have confirmed the signing of former Aberdeen midfielder Ethan Ross on a contract until the end of 2023/24 after agreeing on a compensation package with the Dons. Ross left Pittodrie over the summer and had spent time on trial with Southampton but with the Dons due a six-figure training fee and covid restrictions making it hard for the Saints to see him in action, a deal wasn’t forthcoming.
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Businesses push back against Scotland’s vaccine passport

Resistance to the introduction of vaccine passes, based on various grounds and gaining momentum for different reasons – is not present only among the general population and customers. In Scotland, owners of businesses have joined those who are opposed to a mandated COVID passport system by announcing a weekend boycott of the program.

Laura McCallum appointed general counsel of Aberdeen FC

Laura McCallum has been appointed general counsel of Aberdeen Football Club. She joins the club from Dundee United FC where she previously held the post of head of football administration and legal affairs, overseeing all legal and football regulatory matters. A solicitor specialising in sports-related matters, she has a particular...

Scottish Businesses to Boycott Vaccine Passport Scheme

The Scottish Government’s vaccine passport scheme hasn’t exactly got off to a flying start. First, there were complaints that the NHS Scotland Covid app does not work and now a number of businesses have vowed to ignore the scheme altogether (for the moment, at least). The Telegraph has the story.

Vaccine passports: Humza Yousaf 'regrets' app problems

Health Secretary Humza Yousaf has said he "regrets any inconvenience caused" by problems with Scotland's Covid vaccine passport app. Many people have said they were unable to get their vaccination status through the app when the scheme came into effect on Friday. Mr Yousaf said he hoped the issues would...

Businesses vow to defy SNP by boycotting Scotland’s vaccine passport scheme

Businesses have vowed to defy the SNP by boycotting Scotland's vaccine passport scheme this weekend, after an "omnishambles" launch hit by technical glitches left thousands of people unable to download proof that they have been jabbed. Hours after the rules came into force on Friday morning, the controversial scheme was...

Aberdeen FC scrap plans for vaccine checks at Pittodrie on Sunday ahead of Celtic game

“EVERYONE WILL BE ADMITTED TO PITTODRIE ON SUNDAY, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THEY HAVE PROOF OF VACCINE OR NOT,” Aberdeen FC confirm…. Supporters attending the Aberdeen v Celtic Scottish Premiership match on Sunday will NOT be subjected to the new proof of vaccine scheme after the Pittodrie side pulled the plug on their initial plans to trial the new scheme at the fixture.

Scottish clubs won’t deny entry to fans who fail to produce vaccine passport

Scottish football clubs have stated that no supporters will be denied entry for failing to produce a vaccine passport this weekend. Games at Tynecastle, Pittodrie and Ibrox were initially set to be the first where only fully-vaccinated supporters could gain entry, along with exempt groups including under-18s. Events organisers were...

Aberdeen provide vital update for travelling Celtic fans

Aberdeen FC have confirmed that Celtic fans will be subject to COVID-19 Vaccination Spot Checks on Sunday. The club posted on their website that all fans would be required to have this information to hand in the event that they are stopped by a member of the security staff in the course of entering the ground.

Aberdeen and Dundee to trial late Premiership kick-off

ABERDEEN and Dundee have agreed to trial a 6pm kick-off for their meeting in the Scottish Premiership next month in order to boost the overseas coverage of our game. The fixture, due to be played at Dens Park on Saturday October 16, will be given a later kick-off time in the hope of "attracting greater audiences and exposure".