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Old Firm cup final showdown: Celtic and Rangers set for almighty battle

Celtic could achieve a 10-in-a-row of a different kind on Sunday if they are victorious in a titanic League Cup final battle with Rangers. Ever since their arch-rivals went bust in 2012, the focus has been squarely on The Hoops…

“An outstanding footballer”: how Ryan Christie fought to the top at Celtic

In the space of just over a year, Ryan Christie has gone from Celtic outcast to Parkhead powerhouse. A double in Sunday’s convincing 4-1 win over Ross County helped Celtic maintain their narrow advantage over Rangers at the top of the Scottish…

Celtic 3-1 Rennes: three things we learned

Celtic secured top spot in Europa League Group E with a game to spare after an assured win over Rennes last night. What looked from the outset to be a group filled with danger has proven to be anything but.…

Ex-Man City starlet Frimpong is the next big thing at Celtic

There were plenty highlights from Celtic’s convincing 4-0 win over Livingston on Saturday. The return of Leigh Griffiths, Odsonne Edouard moving joint-top of the Scottish Premiership scoring charts and a nice dose of revenge against the team who dealt them…

‘Absolute steal’: Celtic urged to break transfer record for Elyounoussi

Celtic have been set an asking price of £10m by Southampton to turn their loan of Mohamed Elyounoussi into a permanent transfer, according to reports from Football Insider earlier this week. The Norwegian winger has enjoyed a superb start to life…

Celtic: What Neil Lennon’s three aims for the rest of the season should be?

The international break has given Celtic and Neil Lennon the time to reflect on a fantastic start to the season. Top of the league, another cup final and guaranteed European football after Christmas: it’s fair to say he’s a happy…

Why Celtic should make January transfer move for Leicester City defender

The growing partnership between Kristoffer Ajer and Christopher Jullien at the heart of the Celtic defence has been a highlight of their successful start to the season. The pair needed to gel quickly after the defensive duo that began the…

No Kieran Tierney, no problem: Celtic’s improved strength at full-back

Celtic’s 2-0 win over Motherwell on Sunday maintained their narrow lead at the top of the Scottish Premiership and marked their fourth league clean sheet in a row – an indicator of the terrific job Neil Lennon has done in…

Neil Lennon can prove the doubters wrong in Old Firm final

Revenge and recognition are going to be the key words on Neil Lennon’s mind when the Scottish League Cup final takes place at Hampden on December 8th. On Saturday, Celtic thumped Hibs 5-2 to seal a 30th consecutive win in…

James Forrest: from Bhoy to Celtic legend

370 appearances, 82 goals and on Wednesday a new four-year contract. Unsung and even derided at times by his own fans, James Forrest is now one of the first names on the team-sheet and is set to cement himself as…