Scotland

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…

‘So consistent’ – Celtic can’t afford to lose 26 y/o ‘metronome’ anytime soon

Celtic could soon be approaching a transition period. While the club is on the way to winning the ninth Premiership title in a row, the upcoming summer transfer window could be key in deciding their future endeavours. With Scott Brown…

‘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…

‘One of the best talents’- Rangers is the right place for new signing’s development

Ianis Hagi is known to be one of the most important talents in Romanian football currently. His background makes sure that he could be more important than many other talents in European football. The son of Romanian legend Gheorghe Hagi,…

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…

‘In a fantastic place’- How Rangers have an unlikely hero in their left-back

This could be the season in which Rangers finally break their duck in the Premiership. The Gers overcame Celtic 2-1 in the Old Firm Derby at the end of 2019 to close the gap on the Hoops. They now have…

‘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…