Following on from the ‘BBC Scotland Investigates’ documentary examining historical child sexual abuse in football, the Scottish FA has issued the following statement:

Stewart Regan, Scottish FA chief executive: "The independent review into allegations of historic child sexual abuse in Scottish football is currently under way and we await its findings.

"The latest allegations are a matter for the investigatory authority, Police Scotland. 

"We would urge anyone who has suffered abuse to come forward using the dedicated, confidential NSPCC 24-hour helpline 0800 023 2642, directly to the police on 101 or via email to the Scottish FA at childrenswellbeing@scottishfa.co.uk."