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Celtic on the brink of history ahead of latest Old Firm

Celtic have the chance to all but seal a record-equalling ninth league title in a row with victory in the fourth – and potentially final – Old Firm derby of the season. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s announcement on Thursday that all mass…

‘Immense’: How Celtic’s central defenders are shining

One goal and two assists. Stats any of Celtic’s attackers would be proud of for any game. But these figures for Saturday’s 3-1 win over Kilmarnock were those of the Hoops’ enterprising central defenders who have been integral to the…

Flexible formations: what system Celtic should use in the Europa League

Nine straight wins, 29 goals scored and only four conceded. It’s fair to say Neil Lennon’s switch to a 3-5-2 has been an unequivocal success. Celtic have been revitalised since returning from the winter break and have built a commanding 10-point…

“Modern day legend” Scott Brown continues to inspire Celtic

A week on from making his 700th professional appearance, there was no rest for the indomitable Scott Brown as he helped Celtic reach the 5th round of the Scottish Cup with a routine win over Clyde.   View this post…

Old Firm title race still in the balance despite some fans claims

When Rangers won at Celtic Park on 28 December, many took it as a statement of real intent. The old Rangers were back, ready to dethrone Celtic on their quest for 10-in-a-row. Some pundits went as far as to suggest they were…

Griffiths shuts up critics on quest to reclaim past Celtic glories

Criticism rained down from the Rugby Park stands and even the Sky Sports TV studio. But Leigh Griffiths swatted aside the abuse to help Celtic maintain their narrow lead at the top of the Scottish Premiership. Griffiths has two goals…

‘Shocking performance’: Lennon faces criticism despite Celtic win

Celtic reached the 5th round of the Scottish Cup on Saturday with victory over Partick Thistle, but that hasn’t stopped some fans worrying about the long-term prospects this season. On the surface, there was plenty to enjoy about Saturday’s 2-1…

How new signing Patryk Klimala can fit in at Celtic

Neil Lennon has reacted quickly to Celtic’s Old Firm debacle with Patryk Klimala set to be unveiled as their first January signing – but where will the new Bhoy fit in ahead of a massively important second half of the…

Outfought and outthought: where Celtic went wrong in Old Firm defeat

For the second time this month, Celtic found themselves thoroughly outplayed in an Old Firm derby. Where luck shined their way in the League Cup final, this time Rangers made them pay. Goals from Ryan Kent and Nikola Katic proved…

Celtic vs Rangers: three key battles ahead of latest Old Firm derby

Celtic and Rangers both registered narrow wins yesterday as the Scottish Premiership title race hots up ahead of the third Old Firm meeting of the season. Callum McGregor and James Forrest were the goalscorers as Celtic maintained their five-point lead with…