Jackie McNamara

Read all the news about Jackie McNamara. Jackie McNamara was born in Glasgow on 24 October 1973 (age 46).

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McNamara began his playing career with Dunfermline Athletic before joining Celtic in 1995. During ten years at the club he won the Scottish Premier League title four times and the Scottish Cup and Scottish League Cup three times each. He then played in England with Wolverhampton Wanderers before returning to Scotland, finishing his career with spells at Aberdeen, Falkirk and Partick Thistle.

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Exclusive: McNamara wowed by Celtic rookie as he digs out Rangers senior man

Jackie McNamara singled out Celtic defender Jeremie Frimpong for praise following his display in the 1-0 win over Rangers on Sunday.

Read Celtic · Dec 7

Ex-Celtic star urges former club’s attacking trio to target Rangers’ weak spot

Jackie McNamara has urged Celtic’s attacking trio to target Rangers defender Borna Barisic on Sunday.

Read Celtic · Dec 7

‘I think he will’ – Ex-Celtic man expects big selection call from Neil Lennon for cup final

Former Celtic player Jackie McNamara thinks that Hoops boss Neil Lennon will take a chance on the fitness of striker Odsonne Edouard for tomorrow’s Betfred Cup final...

Exclusive: McNamara expects Lennon to roll dice on Celtic ace after team update v Rangers

Jackie McNamara has tipped Celtic manager Neil Lennon to roll the dice when it comes to the fitness of striker Odsonne Edouard against Rangers...

Ibrox Exclusive: Pundit suggests Gerrard to axe Rangers mainstay for 24-yr-old v Celtic

Jackie McNamara has tipped Rangers boss Steven Gerrard to axe midfielder Joe Aribo from his starting XI against Celtic on Sunday...

Exclusive: McNamara claims rarely-seen Celtic player in line to start after official update

Jackie McNamara claims that Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths will be handed a start against Ross County if Odsonne Edouard fails to recover from his injury setback...

Exclusive: McNamara claims Celtic 23-yr-old giving Lennon ‘Headache’ at Parkhead

Jackie McNamara claims that Celtic midfielder Olivier Ntcham is handing manager Neil Lennon a headache with his good performances.

Exclusive: McNamara raves over Celtic player looking ‘Undroppable’ in win v Rennes

Jackie McNamara has been left raving over the performances of Celtic winger Ryan Christie after seeing him impress against Rennes in the Europa League.

Transfer Tavern · Nov 27

‘A good servant to Celtic’ – Jackie McNamara thinks fringe player can save his Hoops career

Former Celtic player Jackie McNamara believes that Hoops winger Scott Sinclair can forge his way back into Neil Lennon’s side after an abortive season thus far...

Transfer Tavern · Nov 27
EatSleepSport · Nov 27

Sinclair not done at Parkhead – McNamara

Celtic legend Jackie McNamara is adamant Scott Sinclair still has a future at the Scottish giants despite being given limited opportunities this season...

EatSleepSport · Nov 27

Exclusive: McNamara suggests Lennon to bring rarely-seen Celtic man out from the cold

Jackie McNamara suggests that Celtic winger Scott Sinclair could come out from the cold for the club’s busy winter fixture list after a lack of game time under Neil Lennon...

‘A lot of money’ – McNamara reacts as Celtic work on potentially record-breaking transfer

Jackie McNamara says that Celtic loanee Mohamed Elyounoussi is showing signs he could be worth a big-money transfer as the Hoops explore a potential permanent deal...

Exclusive: McNamara suggests barely-seen Celtic ace has big part to play after official update

Jackie McNamara has suggested that Leigh Griffiths will have a big part to play for Celtic after returning to the matchday squad for Neil Lennon...

Exclusive: McNamara raves over link-up between rarely-seen Celtic player and fan favourite

Jackie McNamara has been left raving over the partnership being built between Celtic duo Greg Taylor and James Forrest while on international duty with Scotland...

Transfer Tavern · Nov 20

‘He’s still relatively young’ – McNamara says out-of-favour veteran has more to offer Celtic

Former Celtic player Jackie McNamara believes that current Hoops goalkeeper Craig Gordon can keep playing for another few years...

Transfer Tavern · Nov 20

Exclusive: McNamara astonished as Celtic colossus weighs up Parkhead future

Jackie McNamara admits he is astonished to hear that Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon could hang up his boots at the end of the season as the shot-stopper weighs up his future as a footballer...

Celts Are Here · Nov 17

Former Celtic Trio Surprise Big Hearted Supporters

CELTIC trio Jackie McNamara, Chris Sutton and Simon Donnelly all made a surprise visit to Celtic Park on Saturday night to give supporters in attendance a boost during their very cold winters night sleepover trackside at Celtic Park...

Celts Are Here · Nov 17
Read Celtic · Dec 11

Former Celt has his say on controversial Hampden incident

Jackie McNamara has praised Jeremie Frimpong’s performance in the League Cup final despite his sending off before labelling the red card as a “harsh” decision.

Read Celtic · Dec 11
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