Adam Matthews

Adam Matthews was born in Swansea on 13 January 1992 (age 29).

On 25 February 2011, Celtic announced they had secured the signing of Matthews on a pre-contract agreement to commence on 1 July, on a four-year contract. Matthews would team up with his former Cardiff teammate Joe Ledley. Matthews was given the number two shirt that was previously worn by Andreas Hinkel.

Matthews made an impressive debut in a 1–0 win over Aberdeen on 7 August. He then played in his first European match, after coming on as a substitute in Celtic’s 2–0 loss to Atlético Madrid. On 29 September he played in Celtic’s 1–1 Europa League draw with Udinese, he started the match at right back but moved to left back for the second half when fellow countryman Joe Ledley went off injured. After an impressive start to the season, it was reported that English Premier League clubs Fulham and Everton were interested in signing Matthews in the January transfer window. He made his Champions League debut at Celtic Park against HJK Helsinki on 1 August 2012. Matthews scored his first goal Celtic goal on 12 December 2012, a powerful strike into the far corner of the goal against Arbroath in the Scottish Cup replay.

Adam Matthews News

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Vital Celtic · Jan 13

Underrated Birthday Bhoy

The Celtic Star · Oct 28, 2020

Adam Matthews Reveals Celtic Player’s Green Brigade Prank On Club’s Head Of Security

67HailHail · Oct 27, 2020

Adam Matthews opens up on his “weird” Celtic departure in 2015

The Celtic Star · Oct 27, 2020

28 year-old former Celtic Defender signs for Charlton

Open Goal · Oct 26, 2020

Si Ferry Meets. Adam Matthews | Celtic Beating Barca, Neil Lennon, Sunderland Till I Die & Wales

67HailHail · Oct 21, 2019

Comments from player who left Celtic for £2m suggest he regrets exit

Celts Are Here · Oct 21, 2019

‘I loved every minute of it’ – Former Celt on ‘Sad’ £2.5m Parkhead Exit

Evening Times · Oct 21, 2019

Adam Matthews opens up on Celtic win over Barcelona and describes time at Hoops as ‘best of career’

Scotzine · Sep 11, 2019


The 4th Official · Sep 7, 2019

Charlton Rope In Former Celtic Ace After Successful Trial: Another Smart Piece Of Business By Bowyer

Wales Online · Sep 5, 2019

Ex-Cardiff City, Sunderland and Celtic star Adam Matthews eager to put ‘tough’ summer behind him after completing Charlton move

67HailHail · Sep 5, 2019

Former Lennon favourite won’t be returning to Celtic

Wales Online · Sep 4, 2019

Ex-Cardiff City, Celtic and Sunderland defender Adam Matthews closing in on Championship return

67HailHail · Aug 23, 2019

Celtic look like missing out on former full-back signing

Wales Online · Aug 23, 2019

Former Cardiff City, Celtic and Sunderland star Adam Matthews may have just found a new club

The 4th Official · Jul 2, 2019

Celtic Linked With Former Right Back Who Lennon Termed ‘A Fantastic Player’: Good Signing For The Hoops?

Celtic Now And Forever · Jul 2, 2019

Celtic eye former star after abandoning deal for Middlesbrough’s Paddy McNair

HITC · Jul 2, 2019

Report: Celtic plotting free agent move; Lennon worried alternative target supports Rangers

Read Celtic · Jul 2, 2019

Neil Lennon considering reunion with experienced defender after cooling interest in fellow countryman

Wales Online · Jun 21, 2019

The curious case of Adam Matthews, the ex-Cardiff City, Celtic and Sunderland star who tamed Lionel Messi but is now without a club

Soccerlens · Jun 18, 2019

‘Why not? Good cover’ – Some Celtic fans react to the club’s reported interest in 27-yr-old

Soccer Souls · Jun 17, 2019

Go for it Lennon – Why Celtic should use the chance to land this 27-year-old star for free

HITC · Jun 17, 2019

Celtic reportedly want to sign 27-year-old Lennon once called a ‘fantastic player’

Read Celtic · Jun 17, 2019

Celtic considering move for free agent to solve problem position

67HailHail · Jun 17, 2019

Celtic reportedly considering a move for a Sunderland reject

67HailHail · Jun 12, 2019

Former Celtic defender released, is he the solution to the latest dilemma?

Football Scotland · Jun 12, 2019

Could Adam Matthews solve Celtic’s right-back conundrum? – latest video transfer round-up

67HailHail · Jun 4, 2019

27-year-old is likely to be a free agent, would Celtic return make sense?

VideoCelts · Jun 2, 2019

Opinion: Why there will be no return ticket for Adam Matthews

Celts Are Here · Jun 2, 2019

Ex-Celt & Champions League Hero Available for Free – Neil Lennon Should Act

VideoCelts · Jan 21, 2019

Mystery over Celtic’s Maja move

Football League World · Nov 23, 2018

Jack Ross delivers key update on 26-y/o’s future at Sunderland

Scotzine · Sep 10, 2018

Big-Mouth Barton Rages at Ex-Celt

Talking Baws · Jun 21, 2017

Former Celtic Stars Gary Hooper, Adam Matthews, Joe Ledley & Charlie Mulgrew Reunite For Family Holiday

HITC · May 27, 2017

Adam Matthews and David Meyler react on Twitter to Celtic triumph

VideoCelts · Mar 25, 2017

Adam Matthews- Where did it all go wrong?

Celtic Quick News · Jul 28, 2016

Matthews Gets His Move

The Hoops Blog · Jul 27, 2016

Ex-Celtic defender on the verge of Sunderland exit to rejoin Bristol City

Celtic Quick News · Jul 26, 2016

Adam Matthews Faces Boot From Moyes · May 31, 2016

Former Cletic Defender Probably Regrets Comments About Leaving Parkhead

Talking Baws · May 31, 2016

Adam Matthews Left Out By Wales…Probably Regrets Comments About Leaving Celtic

Celtic Quick News · Mar 8, 2016

Matthews Joins Bristol City

Read Celtic · Mar 8, 2016

Former defender moves on loan after being frozen out

Former Celtic star joined League One outfit

Daily Record · Mar 7, 2016

Former Celtic defender Adam Matthews completes loan move to Bristol City just months after leaving Scottish football because it wasn’t good enough

Evening Times · Mar 7, 2016

Bristol City pushing to sign former Celtic player and Sunderland’s Adam Matthews

Celtic Quick News · Jan 21, 2016

Matthews On Move

Celtic Quick News · Nov 17, 2015

Matthews To Leave Black Cats

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