Dermot Desmond

Read all the news about Dermot Desmond of Celtic FC. Dermot Desmond was born in Macroom, County Cork on 14 August 1950 (age 69).

Dermot Desmond Photo: Vagelis Georgariou

Desmond is often reported as the majority shareholder of Scottish Premiership football club Celtic F.C. He is however the largest individual shareholder of the club.

Desmond previously held a stake in Manchester United. He sold out to Malcolm Glazer in 2005.

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Celts Are Here · Aug 10

Dermot Desmond Makes Awkward Phone Call to Brendan Rodgers

As we all found out yesterday, there was a moment on Thursday where Brendan Rodgers decided to try and bring Callum McGregor to Leicester.

Celts Are Here · Aug 10

Rat’s Not Happening! Rodgers fails in late £20m bid for Callum McGregor

BRENDAN RODGERS attempted a late raid on Celtic trying to take Callum McGregor to Leicester City before the English transfer window closed yesterday, according to various reports this morning...

Brendan Rodgers Made Late Bid for Celtic Star – Dermot Desmond Intervention

According to reports overnight, Brendan Rodgers tried an eleventh-hour approach to try and land his former Celtic star Callum McGregor...

Celts Are Here · Jun 20

Dermot Desmond’s €3million Investment ‘Nearing Completion’

Celtic’s majority shareholder Dermot Desmond is reportedly closing in on a £3million investment which will see him have a stake in Irish club Shamrock Rovers going forward.

Celts Are Here · Jun 20
The Celtic Blog · May 31

Might Celtic Really Be In The Last Days Of Dermot Desmond?

Yesterday Phil published an intriguing piece with an intriguing ending; he wondered if we might well be in the Last Days Of Dermot Desmond.

The Celtic Blog · May 31
Herald Scotland · May 27

Having shunned the search for alternatives, Celtic must now back Neil Lennon

WHETHER Neil Lennon is the right man for the Celtic job or not is a matter of opinion, and the only opinions that really matter – those of Peter Lawwell and Dermot Desmond – were firmly in the affirmative...

Herald Scotland · May 27
Evening Times · May 27

Having shunned the search for alternatives, Celtic must now back Neil Lennon

WHETHER Neil Lennon is the right man for the Celtic job or not is a matter of opinion, and the only opinions that really matter – those of Peter Lawwell and Dermot Desmond – were firmly in the affirmative...

Evening Times · May 27
Herald Scotland · May 25

Hearts 1 Celtic 2: Thumbs up for Neil Lennon as Odsonne Edouard double secures historic treble treble

JUST before 5pm yesterday, Neil Lennon broke away from the remainder of Celtic’s backroom staff, gazed up at the posh seats at Hampden and held both thumbs aloft in the direction of the beaming Peter Lawwell and Dermot Desmond...

Herald Scotland · May 25
Evening Times · May 25

Hearts 1 Celtic 2: Thumbs up for Neil Lennon as Odsonne Edouard double secures historic treble treble

JUST before 5pm yesterday, Neil Lennon broke away from the remainder of Celtic’s backroom staff, gazed up at the posh seats at Hampden and held both thumbs aloft in the direction of the beaming Peter Lawwell and Dermot Desmond...

Evening Times · May 25
Daily Record · May 25

Neil Lennon on Celtic supremo Dermot Desmond’s special trait which kept treble Treble bid on track

Lennon was offered the Parkhead job for keeps in the aftermath of the Scottish Cup win and praised the Irishman doing right by him...

Daily Record · May 25
Celts Are Here · May 25

Scott Brown Describes the Moment Celtic Players Found Out Neil Lennon Got the Job

SCOTT BROWN says there was a roar in the dressing room when the players found out he was offered the full time Celtic job.

Celts Are Here · May 25
Celts Are Here · May 25

Neil Lennon Reveals Dermot Desmond Chat in Bizarre Place

NEIL LENNON told SunSport that he was offered the Celtic job today after the match in the shower of all places...

Celts Are Here · May 25
Daily Record · May 25

Neil Lennon reveals where he was when Celtic offered him the job

The Hoops boss was confirmed after the game but it was offered to him by Dermot Desmond and Peter Lawwell in a place you might not expect...

Daily Record · May 25
Daily Record · May 19

Chris Sutton predicts Celtic manager timeline as he urges Dermot Desmond to splash the cash

Lys Mousset is one who Sutton backs and the Celtic legend says the champions have a huge recruitment job facing them this summer...

Daily Record · May 19
The Celtic Star · May 10

The Road to Ten in a Row – Ronny Roars to 4, an ‘Honest Mistake’ stops a Treble

HAVING led Celtic to Three in a Row Neil Lennon decided he’d had enough for now and probably fancied a move to England.

The Celtic Star · May 10

The Future Beckons, But Are Celtic’s Board Brave Enough To Go Out And Grab It?

The custodians of our club have a choice to make. By custodians, I mean Peter Lawell and, ultimately, Dermot Desmond.

67HailHail · May 1

“He’s a winner” Premier League legend praises Celtic supremo

Former Tottenham Hotspur boss Harry Redknapp has hailed Celtic majority shareholder Dermot Desmond.

67HailHail · May 1
Herald Scotland · Apr 30

Harry Redknapp: Money talks . and my racing pal Dermot Desmond will up the ante to stop Stevie Gerrard

HARRY Redknapp single-handedly put the jam roly-poly back on the menu but he fears that Celtic and Rangers only face the dreaded custard pie if they bid to attempt to land top FA Premier League talent this summer.

Herald Scotland · Apr 30
VideoCelts · Aug 17

What message is Dermot Desmond waiting for? Time for change is here

Whatever the pay off package it will be money well spent, certainly less than the cost of the annual exit from the Champions League...

VideoCelts · Aug 17
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