Danny McGrain

Danny McGrain of Celtic FC (Coach) was born in Finnieston on 1 May 1950 (age 69).

Danny McGrain · Photo: Wikimedia

“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

Scotzine · Feb 27

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.

ACSOM · Feb 4

A Celtic State of Mind – Further LIVE dates announced for 2020

Paul John Dykes has interviewed some of Celtic’s greatest icons over the years, including Kenny Dalglish, Danny McGrain, George Connelly, Bertie Auld, Billy McNeill, Sean Fallon, Bobby Lennox and Neil Lennon...

ACSOM · Jan 7

A Celtic State of Mind – LIVE dates for 2020 including Martin O’Neill, Brian McClair, Chris Sutton, John Hartson & Danny McGrain

Paul John Dykes has interviewed some of Celtic’s greatest icons, including Kenny Dalglish, Danny McGrain, George Connelly, Bertie Auld, Bobby Lennox and Neil Lennon...

Don't Let it Be Forgot · Dec 21, 2019

Oh my days

Watching young players come through the ranks and prosper at Celtic has been a pleasing aspect of following the hoops over the years.

VideoCelts · Dec 17, 2019

Amazing! Iconic Larsson and Burns images added to the ultimate Celtic sleeve

Earlier this year images of Billy McNeill, Paul McStay, Danny McGrain and Jimmy McGrory were etched onto a sleeve with Larsson and Burns adding to the memories...

Celtic FC · Nov 26, 2019

Tickets on sale for Evening with Peter Latchford & Danny McGrain

IF you are still looking for the perfect gift this Christmas, why not treat yourself or a loved one to a night in the presence of two Celtic legends at ‘An Evening with Peter Latchford and Danny McGrain’ right here at Paradise!

VideoCelts · Nov 18, 2019

Video: Maley and McNeill added to the greatest ever Celtic tattoo sleeve

Mark from Paisley, now in Queensland has just added iconic images of Willie Maley and Billy McNeill to his left arm- just above Jimmy McGrory, Paul McStay and Danny McGrain...

Celtic Now & Forever · Oct 19, 2019

Celtic Fans See Danny McGrain Elements In New Bhoy

Celtic are not long walking off the field at Paradise after a 6-0 rout of Source...

Scotzine · Sep 27, 2019

Feedback Friday: Celtic Grins and Groans, Seeing Red at Livi, Stein, Clough and Wallace, Sinclair Treatment

A WARM welcome once again to FEEDBACK FRIDAY where fans can have their say, frank or frivolous, in our new feature.

The Celtic Star · Sep 23, 2019

Bauer ‘world class’? – ‘Give him a chance before he becomes the new Danny McGrain,’ David Potter

YESTERDAY saw once more a comfortable win for Celtic laced with some fine football, and also a game which showed that Celtic can fight back from adversity...

Celtic Underground · Sep 3, 2019

Sound Thrashings 1993 Arbroath 1-9 Celtic

Liam Brady was in the third season of his tenure as Celtic manager in August 1993 when, on a pleasant summer’s night, the Celtic support travelled to the picturesque setting of Gayfield Park in Arbroath for this League Cup second round tie.

67HailHail · Aug 9, 2019

Former Celtic boss believes that £25 million man is as good as legendary Lisbon Lion

Former Celtic boss Davie Hay has some extremely high praise for Kieran Tierney.

The Celtic Star · Aug 9, 2019

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, 2019

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...

Into Football · Jun 13, 2019

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.

Celtic Quick News · Jun 8, 2019

Billy Remembered: Danny Mcgrain

IT’S Day Eight of CQN’s two-week tribute to Celtic legend Billy McNeill.

Scotzine · Jun 7, 2019

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.

Read Celtic · May 1, 2019

QUIZ: How much do you know about birthday boy and Celtic legend Danny McGrain?

Today marks the birthday of Celtic legend Danny McGrain.

67HailHail · Apr 25, 2019

“I never called him Cesar” Celtic legend on Billy McNeill’s first day as manager

Not many can boast their experiences with Billy McNeill the way Danny McGrain can.

A Celtic State of Mind · Mar 4, 2019

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.

Scotzine · Feb 27, 2019

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...

History Bhoys Abroad · Jan 25, 2019

History Bhoys Abroad – 50 – Danny McGrain

The subject of this podcast really needs no introduction.

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...

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...

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...

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...

Herald Scotland · Oct 28, 2018

Celtic enjoyed magnificent cup run but Danny McGrain still mystified why the final was too often a game too far

THIRTEEN would prove to be unlucky for Celtic in 1976.

The Scotsman · Oct 24, 2018

Danny McGrain tips Kieran Tierney for Celtic captaincy

Danny McGrain knows what is required to be a leader of men...

Evening Times · Oct 24, 2018

Danny McGrain picks Kieran Tierney as the man to lead Celtic in Scott Brown’s absence, both short and long-term

WHO can replace Scott Brown for Celtic?

Herald Scotland · Oct 24, 2018

Danny McGrain picks Kieran Tierney as the man to lead Celtic in Scott Brown’s absence, both short and long-term

WHO can replace Scott Brown for Celtic?

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.

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 · 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...

ETims · Aug 6, 2018

Celtic Diary Monday August 6: It’s All Getting A Bit Intense

The quest for eight in a row began on Saturday, with the legend that is Danny McGrain raising the flag that signified victory in the...

Celtic Quick News · Aug 5, 2018

‘so Many Positives,’ Rodgers

BRENDAN RODGERS was delighted there was no flagging from the champions on Flag Day at Parkhead.

The Celtic Star · Aug 5, 2018

Video: Danny McGrain unfurls the flag, Ntcham’s ankle knock

CELTIC TV have released a video of Danny McGrain unfurling the flag at Celtic Park yesterday ahead of the 3-1 win over Livingston – a score that hugely flatters the visitors.

The Celtic Star · Aug 5, 2018

Video: Danny McGrain unfurls the flag, Ntcham’s ankle knock

CELTIC TV have released a video of Danny McGrain unfurling the flag at Celtic Park yesterday ahead of the 3-1 win over Livingston – a score that hugely flatters the visitors.

Celtic Quick News · Aug 5, 2018

Flag-Happy Danny

DANNY McGRAIN and a sell-out Celtic crowd were in Paradise yesterday as the Hoops legend took centre stage on Flag Day as he unfurled the club’s seventh successive Premiership flag...

Celtic Quick News · Aug 5, 2018

Flag-Happy Danny

DANNY McGRAIN and a sell-out Celtic crowd were in Paradise yesterday as the Hoops legend took centre stage on Flag Day as he unfurled the club’s seventh successive Premiership flag...

SPFL TV · Aug 4, 2018

Celtic unfurl champions flag before Premiership kick off

Watch as Celtic legend Danny McGrain and captain Scott Brown unfurl the 2017-18 championship winners flag ahead of the new season kicking off against Livingston at Celtic Park.

The Scotsman · Aug 4, 2018

All too easy as Celtic cruise to win over Livingston

Even by pyrotechnical standards, there was an unexpectedly loud crackle to the fireworks that greeted club icon Danny McGrain tugging open the league flag at Celtic Park yesterday...

Celtic Quick News · Aug 4, 2018

Celts Coast in Paradise Party

CELTIC 3 LIVINGSTON 1 IT was party time in Paradise as the champions unfurled their seventh successive Premiership flag courtesy of club legend Danny McGrain.

Celtic Quick News · Aug 4, 2018

Rodgers Hails Hero Danny

DANNY McGRAIN will take centre stage at Parkhead this afternoon as he unfurls the Premiership Flag to mark Celtic’s seventh successive title triumph.

Daily Record · Aug 4, 2018

Danny McGrain can inspire Celtic to Premiership title number eight when he unfurls flag claims Brendan Rodgers

Celtic legend McGrain is one of the current manager’s boyhood heroes and Rodgers is delighted he’s on flag duty...

Herald Scotland · Aug 4, 2018

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers applauds iconic Danny McGrain as Hoops legend prepares to raise Champions flag

Continue reading “Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers applauds iconic Danny McGrain as Hoops legend prepares to raise Champions flag” on Herald Scotland.

Evening Times · Aug 4, 2018

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers applauds iconic Danny McGrain as Hoops legend prepares to raise Champions flag

Continue reading “Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers applauds iconic Danny McGrain as Hoops legend prepares to raise Champions flag” on Evening Times.

The Celtic Blog · Aug 3, 2018

Tomorrow Danny Bhoy Will Unfurl Our Seventh Title Flag. No-One Will Stop Us Making It Eight.

Celtic is all set to unfurl the league flag on Saturday against Livingston.

The Celtic Star · Aug 1, 2018

Brendan pays tribute to his own Celtic hero, Danny McGrain

BRENDAN RODGERS paid tribute to one of his own Celtic heroes in the Celtic View this week, the legend who on Saturday will unfurl the League flag and is sure to receive an extra-special cheer from the 60,000 Celtic supporters inside Paradise ahead of the season opener against Livingston...

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