Danny McGrain

Read all the news about Danny McGrain of Celtic FC. Position: Coach. Danny McGrain was born in Finnieston on 1 May 1950 (age 69).

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“Anybody who saw him at his best had the unmistakeable impression of watching a great player, probably one who had no superior anywhere in the world.”
—Hugh McIlvanney

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Celtic Ambassador rates Tierney as good as Gemmell and McGrain

DAVIE HAY played with Lisbon Lion Tommy Gemmell and one-club legend Danny McGrain and the former Celtic manager has no hesitation in ranking Kieran Tierney alongside these Celtic greats as being among the greatest full-backs Celtic has ever produced.

Mark Nicholas · Jul 14

An Alternate History of Celtic (Part 6): What if the Quality Street Gang had stayed together?

In the late 1960s/early 70s, Celtic had some of the best young footballers in Europe, including Kenny Dalglish, Lou Macari, Brian McLaughlin, Danny McGrain, George Connelly, Paul Wilson, Davie Hay, Vic Davidson and George Connelly...

Mark Nicholas · Jul 14
Into Football · Jun 13

A Celtic State of Mind – Andy Lynch: How it Felt to Captain Celtic

In my first four years at Celtic Park, I played under three captains: Billy McNeill, Kenny Dalglish, and Danny McGrain.

Into Football · Jun 13

A Celtic State of Mind: 48 Hours That Shook Celtic

A Celtic State of Mind was named as the UK’s Best Football Podcast at the prestigious 2018 Football Blogging Awards.

The Celtic Star · Nov 16, 2018

Danny McGrain, green beans on toast, two years to get a decent growth

DANNY McGRAIN yesterday re-told the story about the threat to his legendary beard when Celtic were drawn against Partizan Tirana in the European Cup in 1979...

The Celtic Star · Nov 16, 2018
Daily Record · Nov 16, 2018

Celtic legend Danny McGrain tells Scotland what they must do to solve Kieran Tierney and Andy Robertson problem

McGrain reckons history is repeating itself from a time when he moved to left back while Sandy Jardine played right back...

Daily Record · Nov 16, 2018
Evening Times · Nov 15, 2018

Celtic legend Danny McGrain says either Kieran Tierney or Andy Robertson will have to work on their weak foot as he did

THE debate over where Andy Robertson and Kieran Tierney, Scotland’s two talented left-backs, should be deployed in the national side has rivalled the Brexit negotiations in both its interminable length and the inability of anyone in charge to find a workable solution...

Evening Times · Nov 15, 2018
The Celtic Star · Nov 5, 2018

Jim Craig – Beating Boavista, first time numbers appear on the Hoops

On this day in 1975, before a crowd of 37,000, Celtic ran out at Parkhead to face Boavista in a Cup-Winners’ Cup 2nd Round 2nd leg tie, having drawn 0-0 in Portugal in the first leg...

The Celtic Star · Nov 5, 2018
The Celtic Star · Sep 20, 2018

Jim Craig – Happy Birthday Henrik Larsson

Paul Wilson came into Celtic Park in 1967 straight from school and started in the reserve side alongside Kenny Dalglish, Danny McGrain, Lou Macari and George Connelly...

The Celtic Star · Sep 20, 2018
The Celtic Star · Aug 25, 2018

Kieran Tierney – What loyalty towards Celtic looks like

You can win money, you can’t buy loyalty . When I was at Primary School my two favourite Celtic players were Kenny Dalglish and Danny McGrain but the only time I got to see them was on television until my Dad took me to Danny’s Testimonial against Manchester United at Celtic Park in 1980...

The Celtic Star · Aug 25, 2018
Scotzine · Jun 7

DENIS LAW: MY HERO: By DANNY McGRAIN

TODAY, in Part Three of Scotzine’s tribute to Denis Law, Scotland’s favourite footballing son, we offer a platform for other legends to have their say on the legendary frontman.

Scotzine · Jun 7
Scotzine · Feb 27

DENIS LAW: MY HERO: By DANNY McGRAIN

SCOTZINE today continues its homage to Scotland’s favourite footballing son Denis Law, who celebrated his 79th birthday on Sunday...

Scotzine · Feb 27
Scotzine · Oct 20, 2018

DENIS LAW: MY HERO: By DANNY McGRAIN

TODAY, in Part Three of Scotzine’s tribute to Denis Law, Scotland’s favourite footballing son, we offer a platform for other legends to have their say on the legendary frontman.

Scotzine · Oct 20, 2018
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