If you thought football is all about a ball being juggled by twenty players with two goalies trying to restrict its entrance at the ends of an approximately 130-yard pitch, you have been living under the rock for sure! The adrenaline-rush and the thumping of the heart in a football ground will tell you what football is to its fans – it’s a religion and not just a sport. Over the decades, modern football that traces its roots back in China have greatly evolved to become one of the most loved and popular sport of the world. The codification of football dates back to 19th century England. With the expanse of the British Empire, football also spread. Football in Scotland has been played since centuries. Scotland served as the host of the world’s first official association football match. What’s more, SFA or Scottish Football Association is the second oldest national football associations of the world. With such a profound history in the game, it is only natural that the country has been home to preeminent footballers who have excelled at the sport. Names like Kenny Dalglish, Denis Law, Jim Baxter, Steven Fletcher, Shaun Maloney, David Marshall are revered in football for their sporting abilities, passion and dedication and tactics and techniques. With this segment, find out in details about the life and career of Scottish football players.
Alex FergusonAlex Ferguson
31 December 1941
Former Manager of Manchester United
David MoyesDavid Moyes
25 April 1963
Football Coach

Bill ShanklyBill Shankly
02 September 1913
Scottish Footballer and Manager

Alan HansenAlan Hansen
13 June 1955
Former Football Player & Football Analyst

Duncan FergusonDuncan Ferguson
27 December 1971
Football Player

Gordon StrachanGordon Strachan
09 February 1957
Scottish football manager
Jock SteinJock Stein
05 October 1922
Football Manager

Ethan HamiltonEthan Hamilton
18 October 1998
Footballer

Andrew RobertsonAndrew Robertson
11 March 1994
association football player

Martin CompstonMartin Compston
08 May 1984
Actor
Scott ArfieldScott Arfield
01 November 1988
Association football player

Charlie AdamCharlie Adam
10 December 1985
Football Player
Matt BusbyMatt Busby
26 May 1909
Association football player, Association football

Ally McCoistAlly McCoist
24 September 1962
Footballer

Jordan RhodesJordan Rhodes
05 February 1990
Football Player
Tony WattTony Watt
29 December 1993
Association football player

Kris BoydKris Boyd
18 August 1983
Association football player
Ryan GauldRyan Gauld
16 December 1995
Association football player

Liam CooperLiam Cooper
30 August 1991
Association football player

Derek McInnesDerek McInnes
05 July 1971
Association football player, Association football
Steve ArchibaldSteve Archibald
27 September 1956
Association football player, Association football

Brian McClairBrian McClair
08 December 1963
Association football player
Steven PressleySteven Pressley
11 October 1973
Association football player, Association football

Scott AllanScott Allan
28 November 1991
Association football player

Colin HendryColin Hendry
07 December 1965
Association football player, Association football

James McFaddenJames McFadden
14 April 1983
Association football player
Steve KeanSteve Kean
30 September 1967
Association football player, Association football
Graeme SharpGraeme Sharp
16 October 1960
Association football player, Association football

Alan McInallyAlan McInally
10 February 1963
Association football player

James McCarthyJames McCarthy
12 November 1990
association football player

Paul GallagherPaul Gallagher
09 August 1984
association football player
David WeirDavid Weir
10 May 1970
association football player, association football

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George GrahamGeorge Graham
30 November 1944
association football player, association football

John FleckJohn Fleck
24 August 1991
association football player

Alex NeilAlex Neil
09 June 1981
association football player, association football

Kevin MacDonaldKevin MacDonald
22 November 1960
Coach