Scottish Supporters Network

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Strengthening Scottish Football

The Scottish Supporters Network is hosted by Supporters Direct Scotland, and aims to capture the views of Scottish football fans and to help influence key decision makers through the formal governance structure of the game.

SD Scotland are the fans representative body as part of the Scottish FA’s Congress, and work with other stakeholders in the game, such as the police and local authorities, to make sure supporters’ needs are taken into consideration throughout our game.

Sign up for free membership of the Scottish Supporters Network to keep up-to-date with our work. You can also support us financially through our voluntary Patreon programme – and support some great causes at the same time!

13th October 2020 - Putting A Price On Democracy

Apologies for straying from our usual Scottish football coverage… but a story grabbing the headlines south of the border can tell us a lot about similar issues here in Scotland…. Read more »

5th October 2020 - SPFL/SFA Need To Be Smarter When Arguing To Bring Fans Back

Over the past couple of days the SFA and SPFL have once again pushed the Scottish government to answer questions regarding bringing fans back into football stadiums.  I just wish… Read more »

25th September 2020 - Can We Have A Government Help Out Scheme For Lower League Football?

The latest Covid-19 regulations and guidelines have come with a stark reality-check that this virus hasn’t left us and that the winter months are going to be extremely tough.  That… Read more »

18th September 2020 - Europa Success, League Cup Crisis & An Innovative Twitch

After a chaotic start to the season and a few bad Scottish footballing news stories, it’s great to finally celebrate some good on-field results.  Aberdeen, Motherwell and Rangers all successfully… Read more »

12th September 2020 - Tap Out For Timeout – Avoid Bet Regret

As a partner of BeGambleAware, Supporters Direct Scotland is pleased to support the next stage of the Bet Regret campaign that launches this weekend. In this campaign bettors are asked… Read more »

10th September 2020 - Fans Still Need To Be Patient Despite This Weekends Pilot Events

We can be in no doubt that we still live in tough, strange times.  While it’s great that Scottish football will see two games reintroducing fans into their stands this… Read more »

3rd September 2020 - We Need To Support Oli McBurnie!

Scotland are about to begin their next Nations League campaign against Israel and the Czech Republic (yes we haven’t quite finished our last campaign but there’s been a world pandemic). I’m… Read more »

3rd September 2020 - SD Scotland join BeGambleAware as a partner for Safer Gambling

Supporters Direct Scotland is pleased to announce its new partnership with BeGambleAware for their Safer Gambling campaign “Bet Regret”. Bet Regret is the sinking feeling you get the minute you… Read more »

1st September 2020 - Dunfermline Athletic to be acquired by German investment group

Dunfermline Athletic today announced that a 30% stake in the club has been acquired by a German investment group, who have the option to increase their stake to 75.1% by… Read more »

26th August 2020 - Forget The Lack Of Goals Let’s Praise Premiership Defending

After a few weeks of Covid-19 threatening to once again derail Scottish Football, it’s great to finally talk about the game on the pitch once more.  After the latest round… Read more »

11th August 2020 - Scottish Football Has To Hammer Home Guidelines To Clubs And Players!

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon today issued Scottish football with a yellow card and warned if players continued to flagrantly disobey the rules relating to the Covid-19 guidelines.  This follows… Read more »

10th August 2020 - We Need To Keep Vandals Away From Our Football Clubs

As many of you know, we have always been huge advocates of football and the local community coming together and making projects better for all sorts of people within our… Read more »

6th August 2020 - Let’s Ignore The Opinions Of Those That Never Watch Scottish Football

The Scottish Premiership kicked off this past weekend and us Scottish football fans are now desperate for the rest of our game to return.  Unfortunately the return of the Scottish… Read more »

23rd July 2020 - Scotland’s Israel Tie Could Be Ideal Way To Bring Fans Back

The SFA are hoping that Scotland’s Nations League fixture with Israel in early September could be used as a test to bring fans back into the stadium.  The final decision… Read more »


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