Partick Thistle manager Ian McCall eager for instant return
Partick Thistle have always appealed to Glaswegians who have no truck with the baggage of the city’s big two, but now sympathy for the Firhill side probably extends to most of Scotland. It’s widely acknowledged that no club suffered more as a result of the decision to prematurely conclude last season due to Covid-19.
They were bottom of the Championship at the time, two points behind Queen of the South but with a game in hand, yet were relegated to League One on a points per game basis. After talks of league reconstruction predictably foundered, they joined a legal action by Hearts against the SPFL.
After a hearing at the Court of Session, that case was referred to an SFA arbitration panel, which, again predictably,