Harry Hood

Celtic hero Harry Hood was born in Glasgow on 3 October 1944. Died 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 · Nov 9, 2019

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

THE wave of Europe’s and South America’s best players coming to America in the mid-1970s to play in the North American Soccer League was supposed to be just that: a wave...

The Celtic Star · Oct 3, 2019

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

HARRY HOOD, who passed away at the beginning of June, would have been 75 today.

Into Football · Jun 10, 2019

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

Before the arrival of Jock Stein at Celtic Park in March 1965, the club under the management of Jimmy McGrory attempted to sign Harry Hood from Clyde in November 1964...

The Celtic Star · Jun 3, 2019

Fly high with the Angels in Paradise Harry

CELTIC legend Harry Hood’s funeral took place this morning and we thought we’d share with you, courtesy of Jamief, the lovely brochure that Harry’s family produced as a fitting tribute to Harry...

20 Minute Tims · May 27, 2019

TMT#182 – Get The Trebs On, Driver

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Celtic Underground · May 27, 2019

Harry Hood Tribute

Jock Stein was at his peak when he signed Harry Hood from Clyde in March 1969.

Evening Times · May 27, 2019

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

WHAT would Steve Clarke, the new Scotland manager who will name his first squad at Hampden tomorrow, give to have a striker with the same predatory instincts and finishing prowess of Harry Hood at his disposal just now?

Herald Scotland · May 27, 2019

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

WHAT would Steve Clarke, the new Scotland manager who will name his first squad at Hampden tomorrow, give to have a striker with the same predatory instincts and finishing prowess of Harry Hood at his disposal just now?

VideoCelts · May 26, 2019

Dembele’s touching tribute to former Celt Harry Hood

Jock Stein signed the former Clyde forward from Sunderland in 1969 with 123 goals in 310 appearances making a significant contribution to a golden era for the club...

Celts Are Here · May 26, 2019

Classy Moussa Dembele Pays Tribute to Harry Hood

MOUSSA DEMBELE has expressed his condolences to the family and friends of Harry Hood after the former Celtic player passed away.

Celtic Fanzine · May 26, 2019

We’ve got Harry Hood!”

Harry Hood Tribute Text David Potter It was with great sadness that I learned of the death of Harry Hood.

Sports Mole · May 26, 2019

Former Celtic top-scorer Harry Hood dies aged 74

Hood scored 123 goals in 310 games for Celtic from 1969 to 1976...

The Celtic Star · May 26, 2019

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

It was with great sadness that I learned of the death of Harry Hood.

Evening Times · May 26, 2019

Celtic legend Harry Hood dies aged 74

Former Celtic striker Harry Hood has died at the age of 74, the Glasgow club have confirmed...

The Guardian · May 26, 2019

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

Hood scored 123 goals in 310 games for Celtic from 1969-76• Honours included six league titles and four Scottish CupsThe former Celtic striker Harry Hood has died at the age of 74, the club have confirmed.Hood scored 123 goals in 310 games for Celtic from 1969 to 1976 after moving from Clyde, where he played either side of a spell at Sunderland...

Football Paradise · May 26, 2019

Former Celtic striker Harry Hood dies aged 74

Former Celtic striker Harry Hood has died at the age of 74, the Glasgow club have confirmed...

Celtic Quick News · May 26, 2019

Celtic Hero Harry Hood Passes Away

CELTIC hero Harry Hood passed away this morning at the age of 74 after a long battle with cancer.

The Celtic Star · May 26, 2019

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

SAD news this morning as Celtic have confirmed that Harry Hood has passed away.

Janefield Street · May 26, 2019

Celtic great Harry Hood passes away

Celtic great Harry Hood has passed away aged 74. The versatile forward played for the Parkhead side under Jock Stein in the 60s and 70s.Signed for £40,000 from Clyde in March 1969, Hood would go on to win five league titles, three Scottish Cups and two League Cups during his seven year spell at Celtic.He was also the last Celtic player to score a hat-trick against Rangers in 1973, a feat that was not repeated until Moussa Dembele bagged his hat-trick against the new Rangers side in 2016.Hood was signed b...

The Sun · May 26, 2019

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

CELTIC legend Harry Hood has passed away aged 74. He scored a hat-trick in an O** F*** game against Rangers in 1973, a feat that was not repeated until Moussa Dembele achieved it in 2016.

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