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 68).

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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Former Manchester United Boss Admits to Celtic Talks

DAVID MOYES has not ruled out the possibility of managing either Celtic or The Rangers in the future.

VideoCelts · Oct 1

‘Hurting’ McQueen distances herself from Sky’s Celtic in crisis policy

With rent-a-quote Kris Boyd on the panel Sevco’s defeat was quickly batted aside as the Sky panel launched into a discussion about Celtic’s problems during which McQueen got Dermot Desmond’s name mixed up...

VideoCelts · Oct 1
Celts Are Here · Sep 27

Showdown Talks? – Rodgers Face to Face Meeting With Dermot Desmond

BRENDAN RODGERS has reportedly attended a meeting with Peter Lawwell and Celtic majority shareholder Dermot Desmond in a bid to thrash out the clubs next move after a disappointing summer window.

Celts Are Here · Sep 27
VideoCelts · Sep 27

Rodgers in Celtic summit talks this week

Confirming a formal approach from the unnamed club at the end of last season, Sportsmail understands the Parkhead boss held talks with major shareholder Dermot Desmond and chief executive Peter Lawwell earlier this week...

VideoCelts · Sep 27

‘Strachan Hadn’t a Clue,’ Mccourt

CELTIC cult hero Paddy McCourt has revealed Gordon Strachan knew NOTHING about him joining the club in 2008.

The Scotsman · Sep 19

Dermot Desmond ‘signed Paddy McCourt for Celtic’, player reveals

Parkhead cult hero Paddy McCourt has revealed that he was signed by Dermot Desmond, not Gordon Strachan...

The Scotsman · Sep 19
Celts Are Here · Sep 11

Celtic’s Lucky Escape – Extraordinary Bust Up Proves Celtic Dodged a Bullet

Rewind to June 2014. Neil Lennon had just left his post as Celtic manager and Peter Lawwell was tasked with finding the club a new manager.

Celts Are Here · Sep 11

Rumour Mill: Rodgers to meet Celtic chiefs for transfer inquest| Morelos pens new Rangers deal | Dembele branded a ‘bad influence’

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers is to meet with Peter Lawwell and Dermot Desmond for a transfer window debrief, Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos signs a new four-year deal with the Ibrox club and Moussa Dembele was branded a “bad influence” at Celtic...

Rodgers calls for a ‘Broken Window’ Summit

REFLECTING on Celtic’s traumatic summer now that the dreaded transfer window has been closed, Brendan Rodgers admitted that he’d be sitting down with Peter Lawwell and Dermot Desmond to review what happened during the International break to pick over the bones of the summer from hell...

Evening Times · Aug 22

Neil Cameron: Dermot Desmond will run Celtic his way no matter who the manager is

ANY football writer who has plied their trade in Scotland can only claim to be worth their salt if they have had at least one knock-back in person from Dermot Desmond...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Herald Scotland · Aug 22

Neil Cameron: Dermot Desmond will run Celtic his way no matter who the manager is

ANY football writer who has plied their trade in Scotland can only claim to be worth their salt if they have had at least one knock-back in person from Dermot Desmond...

Herald Scotland · Aug 22
The Scotsman · Jul 8

Rangers call for SPFL chairman to quit in club statement

Rangers have called on SPFL chairman Murdoch MacLennan to quit his role as he “cannot be considered fit and proper” due to his links Celtic majority shareholder Dermot Desmond...

The Scotsman · Jul 8

Rangers blast SPFL after they reject MacLennan investigation calls

In an ironic twist Rangers have labelled SPFL chairman Murdoch MacLennan not fit and proper after the league’s governing body rejected the Ibrox side’s calls for an independent investigation into links with Celtic majority shareholder Dermot Desmond.Rangers also called for MacLennan to resign from the SPFL board due to the alleged conflict of interest.Club chairman Dave King, who is facing contempt of court charges, had previously called for an investigation into MacLennan’s role on the SPFL board as well...

Daily Record · Jun 4

SPFL failing to rap Rangers over Murdoch MacLennan row points to a guilty conscience – Keith Jackson

Keith reckons the row over the SPFL chairman’s links to Celtic supremo Dermot Desmond has been badly mishandled from the outset...

Daily Record · Jun 4
Herald Scotland · May 31

SPFL stands up for Murdoch Maclennan amid row with Rangers chairman Dave King

The Scottish Professional Football League has again come to the defence of its chairman Murdoch MacLennan by insisting he has acted “impeccably” during his business links with a company connected to Celtic majority shareholder Dermot Desmond...

Herald Scotland · May 31
VideoCelts · Jun 12

Furious Ibrox fans turn on Paddy Power after Catholic tweet

Angry fans flooded the twitter account of the Dublin based bookie which is the same city in which Dermot Desmond launched his business empire...

VideoCelts · Jun 12
VideoCelts · May 30

Obsessed King hits back- ‘good governance is not a priority for the SPFL executive’

Through his partners at the Daily Record the Sevco supremo demanded the suspension of Murdoch MacLennan due to the SPFL chairman taking up a non-executive role in an Irish company that Dermot Desmond has a shareholding in...

VideoCelts · May 30
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