Hollywood filmmakers will attest to the difficulty of keeping a series going when everyone knows the way each new offering is destined to end.
Sir Kenny Dalglish: The real stuff starts today and if we aren’t capable of beating San Marino, we really do have a problem
Like every Scotland supporter, I’m concerned about the results and performances from our national team over the past year.
England have long talked the talk when it comes to standing up against racism.
Sir Kenny Dalglish: Lawrence Shankland should be regarded as an asset and Steve Clarke is quite right to select him
Lawrence Shankland’s inclusion in the Scotland squad has caused a bit of debate up and down the country.
Captains are special figures in football.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been at the Old Trafford wheel for nine months.
Sir Kenny Dalglish: Gerrard will have been a wee bit embarrassed by Klopp’s comments. Right now, he has a job to do at Rangers
Jurgen Klopp was crowned the Best Fifa Men’s Coach at a glittering awards bash in Milan on Monday night. And rightly so.
The Carabao Cup may have lost its shine for many of England’s big clubs.
It is one of the few pleasures of social media that new nicknames can be shared and enjoyed before the player concerned is even out of the shower.
Footballers have always had to put up with abuse.
Sir Kenny Dalglish: The Steve Clarke I know will not accept that things cannot get better, but maybe moving away from Hampden would help
The reaction to Scotland’s defeats against Russia and Belgium is something the whole nation is now familiar with.