Dermot Desmond

Read all about Dermot Desmond of Celtic FC. Position: . Dermot Desmond was born in Macroom, County Cork on 14 August 1950 (age 67).

Dermot Desmond Photo: Vagelis Georgariou

Desmond is often reported as the majority shareholder of Scottish Premiership football club Celtic F.C. He is however the largest individual shareholder of the club.

Desmond previously held a stake in Manchester United. He sold out to Malcolm Glazer in 2005.

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Piers Morgan raves about Celtic senior man after Dermot Desmond revelation

Arsenal-mad TV presenter Piers Morgan has raved about Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers after he was tipped to be one of the candidates to replace Arsene Wenger at the Emirates...

‘I was angry’ – John Fallon slams Celtic chief after controversial comments

John Fallon, member of Celtic’s legendary 1967 European Cup winners the ‘Lisbon Lions’, has expressed his anger on social media at comments made by the Hoops majority shareholder Dermot Desmond...

‘Small fry’ – Sutton blasts Celtic supremo after shock comments about Rodgers future

Former Celtic striker Chris Sutton has blasted Celtic majority shareholder Dermot Desmond after his comments cast doubt on the future of Hoops boss Brendan Rodgers...

Celtic chief has dug his own grave with shock comments, £8m could reportedly seal deal

COMMENT Celtic majority shareholder Dermot Desmond has dug his own grave by admitting that he could let Brendan Rodgers leave Parkhead at the end of the season...

The Scotsman · Apr 21

Rumour Mill: Celtic won’t stop Rodgers exit| Murty vows: ‘I won’t hide’ | McCann and Wright feud heats up

Celtic’s major shareholder Dermot Desmond, in a rare media interview, revealed he would not stand in Rodgers’ way if the opportunity to move to Arsenal presented itself...

The Scotsman · Apr 21
BBC · Apr 21

Scottish Gossip: Celtic, Rodgers, Rangers, Murty, Partick Thistle, Hibs, Kilmarnock

Former Celtic striker Chris Sutton criticises Dermot Desmond’s comments regarding Brendan Rodgers being linked with Arsenal...

BBC · Apr 21
90min.com · Apr 21

Celtic Reveal the Door Is Open for Brendan Rodgers to Join Arsenal Should Club Make Approach

Celtic have left the door ajar for Brendan Rodgers to consider making a switch to Arsenal – should the north London club decide to make an approach – after the club’s major shareholder Dermot Desmond admitted the Scottish side would not stand in his way...

90min.com · Apr 21
Daily Record · Apr 21

Chris Sutton blasts Celtic owner Dermot Desmond over Brendan Rodgers to Arsenal comments

The Parkhead boss is on the Gunners’ wishlist after Arsene Wenger announced he would be stepping down at the end of the season...

Daily Record · Apr 21
The Sun · Apr 20

Celtic chief Dermot Desmond won’t stop Brendan Rodgers from talking to Arsenal

CELTIC chief Dermot Desmond will not prevent manager Brendan Rodgers talking to Arsenal...

The Sun · Apr 20
Football Hitz · Apr 20

Reports: Celtic star could be on his way back to Premier League after latest reports?

Celtic’s majority shareholder Dermot Desmond has insisted that the club will not step in the way if Arsenal approach manager Brendan Rodgers...

Football Hitz · Apr 20
Daily Star · Apr 20

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers given permission to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal

CELTIC majority shareholder Dermot Desmond insists the club would not stand in Brendan Rodgers’ way if Arsenal were to make an approach...

Daily Star · Apr 20
Tribal Football · Apr 20

​Celtic owner Desmond: We won’t stop Rodgers joining Arsenal

Celtic majority shareholder Dermot Desmond believes the club will not stand in the way of Brendan Rodgers if he is approached by Arsenal...

Tribal Football · Apr 20
BALLS.ie · Apr 20

Celtic Chief Will Not Stop Brendan Rodgers From Talking To Arsenal

With Celtic’s Brendan Rodgers among the favourites to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal, Dermot Desmond will not stand in his way...

BALLS.ie · Apr 20
BBC · Apr 20

‘Celtic would let Arsenal speak to Rodgers’ – Dermot Desmond

Celtic would allow Arsenal to speak to manager Brendan Rodgers, according to major shareholder Dermot Desmond...

BBC · Apr 20
Sports Mole · Apr 20

Celtic chief Dermot Desmond: ‘Brendan Rodgers free to speak to Arsenal’

Majority shareholder Dermot Desmond says that he will not stand in the way if Brendan Rodgers wants to discuss terms with Arsenal, but hopes that he remains at Celtic...

Sports Mole · Apr 20

Desmond Replies to Rodgers Links

CELTIC’S major shareholder Dermot Desmond has spoken on the speculation linking Brendan Rodgers with the Arsenal manager’s job...

Read Celtic · Apr 20

Celtic give Brendan Rodgers permission to speak to Arsenal

Celtic’s majority shareholder Dermot Desmond says the club will not stand in Brendan Rodgers’ way if they are approached by Arsenal, as the Gunners look for a replacement for the outgoing Arsene Wenger...

Read Celtic · Apr 20

‘I’m glad’ – Celtic supremo risks fan fury after Wenger steps down

Celtic tycoon Dermot Desmond has said that if Arsenal were to come calling for Brendan Rodgers he would not stand in the manager’s way if he wanted to leave...

STV Sport · Apr 20

Desmond: Celtic won’t stand in Rodgers’ way if Arsenal call

Majority shareholder Dermot Desmond said the club couldn’t prevent Brendan Rodgers leaving...

STV Sport · Apr 20
The Scotsman · Apr 20

Dermot Desmond: Celtic wouldn’t stop Brendan Rodgers speaking to Arsenal

Celtic’s majority shareholder Dermot Desmond insists he wouldn’t stand in the way of Brendan Rodgers if the manager wished to join Arsenal...

The Scotsman · Apr 20

Calm down, calm down.

A few people have been getting hot under the collar about Dermot Desmond...

Celts Are Here · Apr 20

Going Nowhere – What Desmond Really Said

Headlines this morning read Dermot Desmond would not stand in the way of Brendan Rodgers if he wanted to go to Arsenal...

Celts Are Here · Apr 20
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