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John Kennedy: We won’t stop zonal marking..Celtic can’t defend any other way

THE Celtic first-team coach reckons that zonal marking is the only way Hoops defenders can do defend...

Daily Record 8 minutes ago

Keith Jackson: Monte Carlo show is tragic reminder to Celtic they missed the Euro bullseye

AFTER Celtic slipped up at Malmo they were handed a hot date with Zlatan and Ronaldo as a reward for Bhoys victory...

Daily Record 1 hour ago
Ronny Deila

Haunted: Celtic wanted it too much but Ronny Deila has no time to ease their pain

CELTIC have no time to wallow in self pity, what with St Johnstone on Saturday and a Europa League campaign to plot...

Daily Record 1 hour ago

Lennon gives advice to Celtic over Deila’s future following Champions League exit

Neil Lennon believes Ronny Deila deserves more time at Celtic...

HITC 1 hour ago

Transfer Talk: Hibs enter race for McKay, Celtic target talks down move

Our daily digest of the biggest and best moves of the summer window at home and abroad...

STV Sport 1 hour ago

Celtic coach John Kennedy wants to take rap for £20million Champions League exit

THE first team coach watched three goals come from set pieces as Ronny Deila’s zonal marking system was obliterated...

Daily Record 1 hour ago

John Brown: Sevco are not ready to face Celtic just yet in League Cup

BOMBER Brown wants an Old Firm semi instead to give the new Blues side more time to gel...

Daily Record 1 hour ago

John Kennedy: I’m to blame but we’ll stay in the zone

John Kennedy, the Celtic coach, has held his hands up for the defensive deficiencies which saw the club eliminated by...

The Times 7 hours ago

Kennedy’s case for the defence

John Kennedy, the Celtic first-team coach, has made a case for the club’s defence in the wake of their UEFA Champions League exit on Tuesday evening...

Herald Scotland 8 hours ago

John Kennedy admits culpability for Malmö loss

CELTIC first-team coach John Kennedy believes he is culpable for the defensive failings which led to Champions League elimination in Malmö...

Scotsman 8 hours ago

Neil Lennon insists Ronny Deila ‘deserves another chance’ with Celtic in Champions League

Neil Lennon insists Ronny Deila deserves another crack at the Champions League with Celtic...

Daily Mail 8 hours ago

Tic Talk – Malmotaupsy

After such a dark, dark nightmare of that Malmo game, there was only one guaranteed way to lighten the mood Get a #shambolic panel of Carluke’s finest into the studio for a #TicTalk show! Tears were shed, horrors relived, and anger vented...

Tic Talk – Malmotaupsy

After such a dark, dark nightmare of that Malmo game...

Hail Hail Media 9 hours ago

Celtic coach John Kennedy shoulders the blame for Malmo defensive nightmare and insists zonal marking does work

As a man who was once integral to Celtic keeping a clean sheet in the Camp Nou, it can safely be assumed John Kennedy has not enjoyed an unbroken night’s sleep since Tuesday...

Daily Mail 9 hours ago

City’s curse returns to haunt them as Celtic fans can only dream of what might have been

WHILE Celtic and their supporters might have spent yesterday dreaming of what might have been, there was a healty dose of reality for Manchester City as the club’s Champions League curse returned to haunt them after they were drawn with last season’s finalists Juventus and Europa League winners Seville for the group stage of the competition...

Herald Scotland 9 hours ago

Neil Lennon says Ronny Deila deserves another crack at the Champions League with Celtic

NEIL LENNON says Ronny Deila has his full sympathy and believes the Celtic manager deserves at least one more chance to get the club into the Champions League...

Herald Scotland 9 hours ago

Brown happy to see Sevco avoid Celtic....for now.

SOME Sevco fans might have fancied a crack at Celtic in the coming weeks but John Brown wasn’t one of them...

Herald Scotland 9 hours ago

Celtic confirmed in pot two of seeds for Europa League draw

The Scottish champions will learn the identity of their group stage opponents on Friday...

STV Sport 10 hours ago

Europa League: Best and worst case scenario for Celtic

The Europa League draw takes place tomorrow and here’s all the details that you need to know before the draw takes place...

Read Celtic 10 hours ago
Gary Mackay Steven

Celtic star suggests mistake club can’t make following unfortunate setback

Celtic star Gary Mackay-Steven has stressed the importance of his club not overlooking the Europa League...

HITC 11 hours ago

Paradise Steps Group – Old Trafford Steps Challenge

Two years ago we ran up and down every step in Celtic Park as part of the 125 4 125 fund raising activities...

Celtic Quick News 11 hours ago
James Forrest

Charlie Adam suggests there aren’t many better than current Celtic midfielder

Scotland’s Charlie Adam has stressed the importance of James Forrest for Celtic...

HITC 12 hours ago

Former Celt makes sharp exit from MLS

“Although my time at the club was brief, I feel very fortunate for the experience to play for the Chicago Fire and would like to thank in particular my team-mates for the time I spent with them and hope that in the future the club can become successful on the pitch once again...

VideoCelts 12 hours ago

Young Hibees suffer heavy defeat by Celtic

Hibs’ Development Squad struggled to cope with their Celtic counterparts as the visitors ran out 5-0 winners at Ainslie Park...

VIDEO: Pat Bonner’s view on League Cup draw

Sportsound presenter Jonathan Sutherland reflects on the League Cup third round draw with former Celtic goalkeeper Pat Bonner...

BBC 13 hours ago

Soccer-News of Ibrahimovic’s return crashes Malmo website

The website of Malmo FF crashed following the news that Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who started his career with the Swedish champions, will return to the city with Paris St Germain for the group stage of the Champions League...

Yahoo Sport UK 13 hours ago

McIntyre’s delight as youths sparkle against Hibs

PROFESSIONAL Academy Manager Tommy McIntyre was thrilled to see the hard work and preparations on the training ground manifest itself on the pitch as Celtic’s Development Side strolled to a domi...

Celtic FC 13 hours ago

Ex-Sevco defender John Brown delighted to miss Celtic in the League Cup for now

MARK WARBURTON’s side have started the season perfectly and were given a home tie against St Johnstone having knocked out Airdrie last night with a 5-0 hammering...

Daily Record 14 hours ago

‘Deila scared remarks misconstrued’

First team coach John Kennedy thinks comments made by Celtic boss Ronny Deila have been misread because English is not his first language...

BBC 14 hours ago

Celtic Draw Raith Rovers In League Cup

Celtic have been drawn with Raith Rovers at Celtic Park for the upcoming Scottish League Cup third round earlier this afternoon...

Read Celtic 14 hours ago

Celtic’s Champions League conquerors drawn with Real Madrid and PSG

The draw for the group stages of Europe’s top club competition was made in Monaco on Thursday...

STV Sport 14 hours ago

Celtic coach John Kennedy offers his case for the defence: Zonal marking failed in Malmo – but that’s not to say it’s wrong

CELTIC have now conceded a number of goals from set pieces, including two in their Champions League defeat in Sweden, but they will be sticking with their system...

Daily Record 14 hours ago

Here is what you could have won: Malmo get Real Madrid and PSG in Champions League draw

CELTIC crashed out of the Champions League against Malmo and now the Swedish side have been handed a dream draw against PSG, Real Madrid and Shakhtar Donetsk...

Daily Record 14 hours ago

John Brown relieved as Sevco avoid Celtic in Scottish League Cup draw

Former Sevco defender John Brown was happy to see his old club avoid Celtic in the third round of the Scottish League Cup...

Celtic coach John Kennedy defends zonal marking after defeat by Malmo

Celtic coach John Kennedy offered up a defence of zonal marking in the wake of the Hoops’ dismal European exit to Malmo...

Gloating From The Gutter

Three things were inevitable in the aftermath of Tuesday night’s defeat, and I’ve watched them all creep across the landscape with a certain wry amusement...

On Fields of Green 14 hours ago

John Kennedy shoulders share of blame for Celtic’s zonal marking issues

The coach says it’s a tactic he has worked hard on and they will still continue to use it...

STV Sport 15 hours ago

The Structural Deficit – Celtic are held back by their back office

The bounce-backlash from the Malmo game happened quickly...

The Football Life 15 hours ago
Ronny Deila

SPFL transfer latest: Striker rejects move to Celtic, Deila admits he may lose van Dijk, Islam Feruz set for loan move

Another day brings another Virgil van Dijk story – today, Ronny Deila admits his star man could be leaving but only if the deal is right for everyone involved...

Kennedy defends zonal marking

Celtic coach John Kennedy has defended the club’s zonal marking following their early exit from the Champions League...

Sky Sports 15 hours ago

Five League Matches Move To Sundays

THE SPFL has today announced these fixture changes due to Celtic dropping down into the UEFA Europa League after the 4-3 defeat against Malmo in the Champions League Qualifier...

Celtic Quick News 15 hours ago

Celtic and Sevco Discover Scottish League Cup Opponents

Celtic and Sevco have discovered their opponents in the Scottish League Cup third round...

Inside Futbol 15 hours ago

Ladbrokes Premiership Fixture Changes | Europa League

Please be advised that the following games have been rescheduled due to our involvement in the Europa League...

AICSC 15 hours ago

Five-star young Celts sparkle in the capital

CELTIC’s Development Side stylish swept aside their Hibernian counterparts 5-0 in the capital to maintain their 100 per cent start to the season...

Celtic FC 16 hours ago

Celtic today as a Club and Team? & The Sevco Factor?

Another season and no Champions League, 2nd year in a row we have Europa League Football...

The Celtic Network 16 hours ago

Get behind the Bhoys as the European campaign continues

THERE’s less than 24 hours to go until Celtic discover their UEFA Europa League group stage opponents with the draw scheduled to take place in Monaco tomorrow at 12...

Celtic FC 17 hours ago

Sportscene & a Trip Down Memory Lane

Holders Celtic have been drawn at home to Raith Rovers in the third round of the League Cup...

Celtic Quick News 17 hours ago

League Cup draw: Celtic v Raith | Hibs v Aberdeen

HOLDERS Celtic will face Raith Rovers at home in the third round of the League Cup...

Scotsman 17 hours ago

League Cup draw: Hibernian paired with Aberdeen as Sevco and Celtic given home ties

THE League Cup third round draw was made at Hampden Park today with the remaining 16 teams pitted together...

Daily Record 17 hours ago

Sevco to face St Johnstone in third round of Scottish League Cup

Sevco have drawn Ladbrokes Premiership side St Johnstone in the third round of the Scottish League Cup, while Celtic face a home match against Raith Rovers...

Herald Scotland 17 hours ago

Aberdeen meet Hibs in League Cup

Celtic are at home to Raith Rovers in the third round of the League Cup, while Aberdeen travel to Hibernian...

BBC 17 hours ago

Holders Celtic draw Raith in Cup

Scottish League Cup holders Celtic will play Raith Rovers at home in the third round of the competition...

Sporting Life 17 hours ago

Holders Celtic draw Raith in Cup

Scottish League Cup holders Celtic will play Raith Rovers at home in the third round of the competition...

Sky Sports 17 hours ago

Consolation prize or opportunity knocks?

After the events of Tuesday night in Sweden’s third largest city...

Hail Hail Media 17 hours ago

Holders Celtic drawn to face to Raith Rovers in League Cup third round

Championship leaders Sevco are at home to St Johnstone, while Kilmarnock face Hearts...

STV Sport 27 Aug
Virgil van Dijk

Hit or myth: Is Celtic defender Virgil van Dijk really worth £10million?‏

THE centre-half is being touted for a big money switch but his record in big European matches doesn’t stand up to scrutiny...

Gary Mackay Steven

‘We Only Have Ourselves To Blame’ Gary Mackay-Steven

GARY MACKAY-STEVEN has admitted Celtic will need to improve if they are to make their mark in the Europa League...

Roy Keane: The Europa League is NOT the level Celtic should be playing at

REPUBLIC OF IRELAND assistant manager and Old Trafford legend is adamant that the Celts should be in Europe’s top competition and nothing less...

‘Celtic Should Be Scared of Nobody,’ Roy Keane

ROY KEANE believes Celtic should be competing beside Europe’s elite every season...

Former Celtic winger moves to Serie a side

Aston Villa have confirmed winger Aleksandar Tonev has joined Serie a new boys Frosinone on a permanent deal...

Neil Lennon back in the Hoops for Jock Stein Charity Match

AS the Celtic Legends’ squad for the Jock Stein Charity Match – sponsored by Direct Slating Supplies – gradually takes shape...

Celtic FC 27 Aug

Soccer-Villa’s Tonev joins Serie a new boys Frosinone Calcio

Aug 27 (Reuters) – Newly promoted Italian Serie a side Frosinone Calcio have signed midfielder Aleksandar Tonev from Aston Villa for an undisclosed fee, the English Premier League club said on Thursday...

Financial cost and prep for 2016

I reckoned Champions League participation was worth circa £22m to Celtic...

Neil Lennon backs Celtic boss Deila to recover from Champions League nightmare: Ronny will roar again

THE former Hoops boss says that his successor can bounce back from this week’s painful defeat and make an impact in the Europa League...

Lisbon Lion Asked, “Are Celtic The Only Scottish Team To Play In Europe?”

A Genuine Question Our colleague and friend Lisbon Lion John Fallon is currently sunning himself in the Canary Islands while we all take cover from the pouring rain here in Scotland...

Ronny Deila

Ronny Deila offers update on Virgil van Dijk’s Celtic future

The Dutchman is widely tipped to leave Celtic before the close of the window, with Southampton reported to be his most likely destination...

HITC 27 Aug

St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright expects to face fully focused Celtic

Tommy Wright is not banking on Celtic to be suffering from a European hangover when his St Johnstone side travel to Parkhead on Saturday...

How much do we really have to spend?

Let’s take a look at our activity in the transfer market for the past two years, how much we normally spend and how much we recoup from selling players? These figures will all be estimated as the final transfer fee is often not exact, with some fees not being disclosed, so I have used www...

Celtic Fans Are Entitled To a Vision

When the final whistle went on Tuesday night, my initial feelings were not despair or anger but a numbed kind of acceptance...

Ronny Deila

‘We’ll Learn,’ Promises Deila As Walker Says ‘ronny’s Fallen Short’

RONNY DEILA is adamant Celtic will learn from their Champions League mistakes – and avoid a repeat in the Europa League...

Football – St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright expects to face fully focused Celtic

Tommy Wright is not banking on Celtic to be suffering from a European hangover when his St Johnstone side travel to Parkhead on Saturday...

Ronny Deila

‘We Weren’t Scared, We Were Shocking’ Scott Brown

SICKENED skipper Scott Brown has told Ronny Deila his Celtic players were not scared against Malmo – they were just shocking...

Virgil van Dijk

Virgil Van Dijk: Local Hero Or Euro Flop?

Either Way It’s Time To Go Virgil Van Dijk, is without doubt a very talented football player...

Unseeded Sevco Happy To Face Celtic

NICKY CLARK has fired a warning to League Cup holders Celtic – and insisted Mark Warburton’s ‘new Sevco’ are ready for them if they are drawn together in the competition later this afternoon...

Dunfermline’s Faissal El Bakhtaoui hoping for tilt at Old Firm

Dunfermline’s Faissal El Bakhtaoui admits he would relish the challenge of playing against Sevco or Celtic in the League Cup...

Breakfast of Champions: Celtic Get Massacred In Malmö

This season sees the return of my lapsed regular feature, Breakfast of Champions, where I take a look at the best of the action from the Champions League week...

Lennon: Celtic will back Deila

Bolton manager Neil Lennon expects Celtic boss Ronny Deila to receive the backing of the club – despite being knocked out of the Champions League at the qualifying stage for the second year running...

Sky Sports 27 Aug

Sevco star claims club would be ready to defeat Celtic

Sevco could draw Celtic in the League Cup this season...

HITC 27 Aug
Leigh Griffiths celebrates with Kris Commons

Kris Commons dismisses Celtic boss Ronny Deila’s ‘scared’ claim

Kris Commons has denied Ronny Deila’s claims that Celtic played with fear when crashing out of the Champions League to Malmo...

Official: Former Celtic Winger Aleksandar Tonev Joins Serie a Side

Aleksandar Tonev has left Aston Villa for Frosinone on a permanent deal...

Peter Lawwell

Speculate to accumulate or have the same fate Mr Lawwell

If a game of football only lasted 30 minutes then Celtic would be world beaters...

Celtic Diary Thursday August 27: Picking Up The Pieces

With champions League football not on the agenda for this season now, the support are wondering what happens next...

ETims 27 Aug

The Secret Assistant Manager On Playing As a Team

Hiya Internet Pals, Would you like to know the hardest part of building a new ‘Greatest Team In History”? It’s not winning matches, that’s easy...

Swedes 2 Neeps 0

By Jack The Lad Celtic crashed out of the Champions League after a 2-0 defeat to the Swedish champions in Malmo...

ETims 27 Aug
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Scottish Cup draw fourth-round draw

Sir Alex Ferguson managed to keep Courier country teams away from the Old Firm in the Scottish Cup fourth-round draw...

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Europa League: Best and worst case scenario for Celtic

The Europa League draw takes place tomorrow and here’s all the details that you need to know before the draw takes place...

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Gloating From The Gutter

Three things were inevitable in the aftermath of Tuesday night’s defeat, and I’ve watched them all creep across the landscape with a certain wry amusement...

Lisbon Lion Asked, “Are Celtic The Only Scottish Team To Play In Europe?”

A Genuine Question Our colleague and friend Lisbon Lion John Fallon is currently sunning himself in the Canary Islands while we all take cover from the pouring rain here in Scotland...

Dermot Desmond with Peter Lawwell

Speculate to accumulate or have the same fate Mr Lawwell

If a game of football only lasted 30 minutes then Celtic would be world beaters...

Former Celtic winger moves to Serie a side

Aston Villa have confirmed winger Aleksandar Tonev has joined Serie a new boys Frosinone on a permanent deal...

Yahoo Sport UK 13 hours ago

Soccer-News of Ibrahimovic’s return crashes Malmo website

The website of Malmo FF crashed following the news that Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who started his career with the Swedish champions, will return to the city with Paris St Germain for the group stage of the Champions League...

STV Sport 10 hours ago

Celtic confirmed in pot two of seeds for Europa League draw

The Scottish champions will learn the identity of their group stage opponents on Friday...

VideoCelts 12 hours ago

Former Celt makes sharp exit from MLS

“Although my time at the club was brief, I feel very fortunate for the experience to play for the Chicago Fire and would like to thank in particular my team-mates for the time I spent with them and hope that in the future the club can become successful on the pitch once again...

James Forrest
HITC 12 hours ago

Charlie Adam suggests there aren’t many better than current Celtic midfielder

Scotland’s Charlie Adam has stressed the importance of James Forrest for Celtic...

How much do we really have to spend?

Let’s take a look at our activity in the transfer market for the past two years, how much we normally spend and how much we recoup from selling players? These figures will all be estimated as the final transfer fee is often not exact, with some fees not being disclosed, so I have used www...

Young Hibees suffer heavy defeat by Celtic

Hibs’ Development Squad struggled to cope with their Celtic counterparts as the visitors ran out 5-0 winners at Ainslie Park...

‘Celtic Should Be Scared of Nobody,’ Roy Keane

ROY KEANE believes Celtic should be competing beside Europe’s elite every season...

Herald Scotland 9 hours ago

City’s curse returns to haunt them as Celtic fans can only dream of what might have been

WHILE Celtic and their supporters might have spent yesterday dreaming of what might have been, there was a healty dose of reality for Manchester City as the club’s Champions League curse returned to haunt them after they were drawn with last season’s finalists Juventus and Europa League winners Seville for the group stage of the competition...

STV Sport 27 Aug

Holders Celtic drawn to face to Raith Rovers in League Cup third round

Championship leaders Sevco are at home to St Johnstone, while Kilmarnock face Hearts...

Unseeded Sevco Happy To Face Celtic

NICKY CLARK has fired a warning to League Cup holders Celtic – and insisted Mark Warburton’s ‘new Sevco’ are ready for them if they are drawn together in the competition later this afternoon...

The Football Life 15 hours ago

The Structural Deficit – Celtic are held back by their back office

The bounce-backlash from the Malmo game happened quickly...

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STV Sport 1 hour ago

Transfer Talk: Hibs enter race for McKay, Celtic target talks down move

Our daily digest of the biggest and best moves of the summer window at home and abroad...

Celtic Quick News 15 hours ago

Five League Matches Move To Sundays

THE SPFL has today announced these fixture changes due to Celtic dropping down into the UEFA Europa League after the 4-3 defeat against Malmo in the Champions League Qualifier...

Financial cost and prep for 2016

I reckoned Champions League participation was worth circa £22m to Celtic...

Ronny Deila
HITC 27 Aug

Ronny Deila offers update on Virgil van Dijk’s Celtic future

The Dutchman is widely tipped to leave Celtic before the close of the window, with Southampton reported to be his most likely destination...

BBC 14 hours ago

‘Deila scared remarks misconstrued’

First team coach John Kennedy thinks comments made by Celtic boss Ronny Deila have been misread because English is not his first language...