Davie Hay

Read all the news about Celtic hero Davie Hay. Davie Hay was born in Paisley, Scotland on 29 January 1948 (age 71).

After completing his secondary education at St Mirin’s Academy in Paisley, Hay signed for Celtic in 1966. He became one of the “Quality Street Kids” reserve team which eventually took the places of the ageing Lisbon Lions. He made his league debut on 6 March 1968 against Aberdeen going on to make 230 appearances for Celtic scoring 12 goals, winning 5 League Championships, 3 Scottish Cups and 1 League Cup. After playing for Scotland in the 1974 World Cup in West Germany, he was transferred to Chelsea following a dispute with Celtic. In 1979 a serious knee injury forced him to retire from the game as a player. He had also suffered problems with a detached retina and eventually lost full vision in his right eye. He won a total 27 caps for Scotland.

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Celtic Great Hails This Midfield Ace For Impact Vs Rangers: Why Lennon Needs Him To Maintain The Monopoly

The headstrong display from the Champions must have made Neil Lennon proud of his boys after a momentous 2-0 win at Ibrox against a resurgent Rangers side.

Read Celtic · Sep 11

Celtic great hails new star signing as “different level” – Why he could be a key man for the Hoops

Davie Hay believes Fraser Forster is on a “different level” to both Craig Gordon and Scott Bain, and the shot-stopper could certainly be a key man for Celtic this season...

Read Celtic · Sep 11

Celtic Legend Believes Forster is Better than Gordon

Davie Hay believes Fraser Forster is playing at a ‘different level’ than Craig Gordon and is better suited to Celtic’s defence.

67HailHail · Sep 10

Former Celtic boss hails Lennon for decision which clinched derby victory

Former Celtic boss Davie Hay has been reflecting on the Hoops’ recent 2-0 Glasgow derby win over Rangers at Ibrox.

67HailHail · Sep 10
Celts Are Here · Sep 10

Celtic Ambassador Brands Morelos Chat a No Contest

Celtic legend and current ambassador Davie Hay has dismissed any suggestions there’s a debate over who the better striker is – Odsonne Edouard of Alfredo Morelos (Try and not to laugh)...

Celts Are Here · Sep 10

Top Striker Debate: It’s Got to Be Odsonne, Says Hoops Legend

CELTIC legend Davie Hay has no doubts in the debate on the identity of the Premiership’s most accomplished striker – it’s got to be Odsonne Edouard for the former Hoops player and manager...

67HailHail · Sep 10

Celtic great makes bold claim – highlights former £10m man

Celtic great Davie Hay has claimed that Fraser Forster is a cut above any of the goalkeeping rivals he has at Parkhead.

67HailHail · Sep 10
Evening Times · Sep 10

Davie Hay: When he is on song, Celtic star Olivier Ntcham is a joy to watch

ONE aspect of Neil Lennon’s O** F*** tactics that has been overlooked a little was the timing of his introduction of Olivier Ntcham to proceedings...

Evening Times · Sep 10
Evening Times · Sep 10

Davie Hay: No contest between Celtic’s Odsonne Edouard and Rangers forward Alfredo Morelos

THERE has been a lot of talk recently about who the best striker in Scotland is, but I think that the O** F*** game should have laid that particular debate to rest for a while at least...

Evening Times · Sep 10
Evening Times · Sep 10

Davie Hay: Greater desire of Celtic players was key to win over Rangers

NEIL LENNON said after the win over Rangers last week that he knew where the points were headed after the first 15 minutes, but the battle was already won before that in the dressing room...

Evening Times · Sep 10
67HailHail · Aug 31

Former Celtic manager identifies player who can be derby hero for Hoops

Former Celtic boss Davie Hay has identified Odsonne Edouard as a player who could potentially be a Glasgow derby hero for the Hoops.

67HailHail · Aug 31

Legend Tips ‘Matchwinner’ Edouard

CELTIC legend Davie Hay believes Odsonne Edouard possesses the quality to be the Hoops hero at Ibrox tomorrow afternoon...

Evening Times · Aug 31

Davie Hay: Classy Odsonne Edouard the potential matchwinner for Celtic

I’VE always been a huge fan of Odsonne Edouard. I know that sometimes people say he looks lethargic but I’m not having that at all, and he is really starting to show just what a classy operator he is...

Evening Times · Aug 31
67HailHail · Aug 16

‘I was surprised’ – former Celtic boss questions costly Lennon decision

Former Celtic boss Davie Hay has admitted that he was surprised by Neil Lennon’s decision to not play Jonny Hayes at left-back against Cluj.

67HailHail · Aug 16

Legend’s Advice to Lenny after ‘Unacceptable’ Loss

CELTIC legend Davie Hay reckons Neil Lennon MUST rally the troops after the abject misery and “unacceptable” Champions League exit on Tuesday.

Brian McClair with A Celtic State of Mind Part 1

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

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