Harry Hood

Celtic hero Harry Hood was born in Glasgow on 3 October 1944, and passed away on 26 May 2019, aged 74.

Hood played for Celtic, for whom he scored the winning goal in the final of the 1971 Scottish Cup, a 2-1 replay win over Rangers. He also scored the first goal in the 1974 Scottish Cup Final in a 3-0 victory over Dundee United. With Celtic, Hood won 5 Scottish league championships, 3 Scottish Cups and 2 Scottish League Cups. He scored 123 goals in all competitions. His presence onto the field at Parkhead was often greeted with a ‘Hare Krishna’ chant. He holds the distinction as being the last Celtic player ever to score a hat-trick against Celtic’s city rivals Rangers.

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The Celtic Star · May 26

A son, one year on from losing his dad, the Celtic legend Harry Hood

Celtic FC · May 26

Harry Hood – a Celtic great and a top-class goalscorer

Remembering Harry Hood

Celtic FC · Apr 10

Celtic View celebrates our greatest goalscorers – Harry Hood

Celtic FC · Mar 29

Debut goal for Harry Hood put him on road to be a Century Bhoy

The Celtic Star · Mar 25

On This Day A Celtic Anthem Was Born, Aye That’s The Team For Me

The Celtic Star · Mar 16

Harry Hood Signs For Celtic

ACSOM · Mar 16

Harry Hood – A legend on and off the pitch.

Transfer Tavern · Mar 16

‘My first Celtic hero’, ‘Some player’ – These Hoops fans praise 123-goal man after club post

Hartson Overtaken, Griffiths can target Harry Hood, McClair, Dixie Deans and Nicholas

The Celtic Star · Nov 9, 2019

‘Harry Hood: Bringing the Thunder,’ Larry Cafiero, Celtic’s American Blogger

The Celtic Star · Oct 3, 2019

Harry Hood would have been 75 today – Let’s Stand and Applaud on 75th minute

Into Football · Jun 10, 2019

Declan McConville with A Celtic State of Mind – Harry Hood: A legend on and off the pitch

The Celtic Star · Jun 3, 2019

Fly high with the Angels in Paradise Harry

20 Minute Tims · May 27, 2019

TMT#182 – Get The Trebs On, Driver

TalkCeltic · May 27, 2019

Harry Anthony Hood. RIP. 1944 – 2019

Celtic Underground · May 27, 2019

Harry Hood Tribute

Evening Times · May 27, 2019

Matthew Lindsay: Harry Hood’s scoring feats for Celtic make him an all-time Parkhead great

Herald Scotland · May 27, 2019

Matthew Lindsay: Harry Hood’s scoring feats for Celtic make him an all-time Parkhead great

VideoCelts · May 26, 2019

Dembele’s touching tribute to former Celt Harry Hood

Celts Are Here · May 26, 2019

Classy Moussa Dembele Pays Tribute to Harry Hood

Celtic Fanzine · May 26, 2019

We’ve got Harry Hood!”

Sports Mole · May 26, 2019

Former Celtic top-scorer Harry Hood dies aged 74

The Celtic Star · May 26, 2019

‘We’ve got someone twice as good, We’ve got Harry Hood!’ David Potter

Evening Times · May 26, 2019

Celtic legend Harry Hood dies aged 74

The Guardian · May 26, 2019

Harry Hood, former Celtic striker with ‘the X factor’, dies aged 74

Football Paradise · May 26, 2019

Former Celtic striker Harry Hood dies aged 74

Celtic Quick News · May 26, 2019

Celtic Hero Harry Hood Passes Away

The Celtic Star · May 26, 2019

Sad News – Celtic’s 123 Goal Hero Harry Hood has passed away

Janefield Street · May 26, 2019

Celtic great Harry Hood passes away

The Sun · May 26, 2019

Celtic legend and O** F*** hat-trick hero Harry Hood dead aged 74

VideoCelts · Apr 29, 2019

Incredible picture captures the greatest names in Celtic’s history

The Celtic Star · Mar 13, 2019

What Jock Stein growled after his second game in charge of Celtic

The Celtic Star · Feb 17, 2019

Celtic on This Day – Fifers run out of fight, Harry Hood bursts the net

The Celtic Star · Nov 12, 2018

Jim Craig – Benfica substituted Eusebio then Harry Hood got a third goal

The Celtic Star · Oct 13, 2018

Jim Craig – The Honest Men and Ronnie Simpson’s dislocated shoulder

The Celtic Star · Oct 7, 2018

St Johnstone 0 Celtic 6 – Scintillating football from James Forrest and Tom Rogic

Celtic Quick News · Jun 10, 2018


The Celtic Star · Mar 13, 2018

“I see now why I am here,” the Celtic manager growled at BBC reporter

The Shamrock · Aug 24, 2017

Oh Harry, Harry!

Daily Record · May 15, 2017

Celtic striker Moussa Dembele is hailed by Harry Hood: ‘You achieved what even Henrik Larsson couldn’t’

Talking Baws · May 15, 2017

Celtic Fans Will Love Harry Hood’s Words to Moussa Dembele After Their Meeting

Celtic Underground · Oct 4, 2015

His greatest game – Harry Hood – Celtic 3 -1 Rangers 1973

· Apr 29, 2015


Daily Mail · Jan 30, 2015

John Guidetti disrespected Rangers when Celtic striker said he fancied a hat-trick in O** F***

The Scotsman · Jan 28, 2015

Celtic’s last O** F*** hat-trick hero ‘unafraid’

Herald Scotland · Jan 28, 2015

Colin Stein? Alan Gilzean? Celtic fans will tell you they had someone twice as good in Harry Hood

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