Luca Connell

Luca Connell of Celtic FC (Midfielder) was born in Liverpool on 20 April 2001 (age 18). Follow @lucaconnell on Twitter.

Celtic TV · Feb 5

Highlights: Rangers 1-1 Celtic Colts | Late goal denies Bhoys after Connell’s strike!

#CelticFC Colts were denied a City of Glasgow Cup win against Rangers when they conceded a late equaliser, which came courtesy of a deflection.

67HailHail · Feb 4

‘Needs a chance at the first team’: Some Celtic fans are excited about unseen 18-year-old today

Some Celtic fans are looking to see Luca Connell in senior action soon after his starring role for the young Hoops today in a derby match against Rangers...

Read Celtic · Feb 4

“Unlucky Bhoys” – These Celtic fans react to Academy result against Rangers labelled as “terrible” by one Hoops supporter

A number of Celtic fans have responded to the Colts’ 1-1 draw with Rangers on Tuesday afternoon.

VideoCelts · Feb 4

Young Celts hold on for a draw despite red card at Hummel Training Centre derby clash

Karamoko Dembele created a goal for Luca Connell in the 34th minute but after Ewan Henderson was given two yellow cards early in the second half by referee David Dickenson the young hoops faced a tough task...

Glasgow Derby: Henderson Sees Red as 10 Men Celtic Colts Draw with Ibrox Side

CELTIC COLTS let a 1-0 goal lead slip against The Rangers this afternoon in their City of Glasgow Cup tie.

67HailHail · Feb 1

Our View: Starlet who didn’t get loan move must make most of Celtic opportunity

Celtic sent a few of their prospects on loan during the January transfer window.

The Boot Room · Jan 31

Report: Celtic teenager ‘on the way’ to Sunderland, move makes sense

Bolton News have claimed on their transfer blog (Friday, 08:20am) that Sunderland are set to form a reunion between Black Cats manager Phil Parkinson and Celtic teenager Luca Connell...

67HailHail · Jan 31

Lennon: January loan move could be “good” for Celtic midfielder

Celtic manager Neil Lennon has stated that he believes a deadline-day move today could be a positive for Luca Connell. · Jan 30

Lennon opens the door for loan departure from Celtic for Luca Connell

The Ireland U19 international midfielder has yet to break into the first-team picture at Parkhead...

Connell Set For Celtic Development Boost

Celtic starlet Luca Connell could be set for a move back down south, with talks between the Glasgow giants and...

Celts Are Here · Jan 30

Neil Lennon Confirms Celtic Midfielder is Close to January Move

NEIL LENNON has confirmed his summer signing Luca Connell could be set to leave the club on loan before the deadline on Friday night...

Read Celtic · Jan 30

Another summer signing could be set for Celtic exit as English duo begin talks with Hoops over January move

Luca Connell could become the latest player to leave Celtic this month, as Sky Sports News’ assistant news editor Lyall Thomas reveals Sunderland and Barnsley are both “in talks” with the Hoops over a loan move...

Scotzine · Jan 30

Back Page Bulletin: Celtic Transfer Update: One Staying, One Moving and One Returning, Gers Star in Demand, Boyle Targeted, Forrest on Move

CELTIC have knocked back an audacious loan bid from English League One outfit Gillingham for teenage ace Karamoko Dembele.

Sunderland facing Championship competition in race for Celtic player

Sunderland and Barnsley are both eager on signing on young Celtic midfielder Luca Connell, with the Tykes making an offer to the Scottish Giants...

Celts Are Here · Jan 30

Celtic ‘In-Talks’ – Sky Sports Man Claims Another January Parkhead Exit Likely

We’re less than 48 hours away from the transfer window closing and there are no signs at the moment Celtic are bringing any more in.

Daily Record · Jan 22

Karamoko Dembele and Luca Connell score Celtic stunners as Colt side beat Clyde

It was a comfortable win for the young Hoops and there were two brilliant goals...

Talking Baws · Jan 22

Video: Watch Karamoko Dembele & Luca Connell Score in Impressive Fashion for Celtic Colts

Celtic youngsters Karamoko Dembele and Luca Connell reminded Neil Lennon exactly what they can do in last night’s City of Glasgow Cup tie against Clyde...

67HailHail · Jan 22

Watch: Youngsters fire home wonder goals as Celtic post brilliant footage

Celtic 4-1 Clyde was the score yesterday at Dumbarton in their City of Glasgow Cup clash, and it’s fair to say the goals were magnificent.

67HailHail · Jan 22

Our View: Celtic may have a January decision to make over unseen 18-year-old

The Celtic Academy team’s 4-1 Glasgow Cup win over Clyde on Wednesday night was notable for a good Celtic performance from Luca Connell.

Irish Mick · Jan 22

2 Wonder Goals! Epic Glasgow Cup Showdown! | Celtic Colts 4-1 Clyde Vlog and Highlights

#Celtic #GlasgowCup Celtic Colts/Reserves V Clyde Highlights including all Celtic goals Celtic FC Colts take on Clyde at Dumbarton Stadium in the Glasgow Cup!

Celts Are Here · Jan 21

Karamoko Dembele Starts Against Clyde – Celtic Starting XI

Karamoko Dembele and co are playing Clyde tonight in the City of Glasgow Cup this evening in Dumbarton.

Chelsea 0 Celtic 1: Robertson is Kids’ Matchwinner

A 67th-MINUTE strike from Scott Robertson gave Celtic Reserves a 1-0 win over Chelsea Under-23s in London this afternoon.

VideoCelts · Dec 11, 2019

Who are the four kids in the Celtic squad in Cluj?

Lee O’Connor, Luca Connell and Jonathan Afolabi would have been in contention but like Jeremie Frimpong can’t be included in the UEFA Europa League squad which is restricted in the number of players developed outside the club...

67HailHail · Dec 9, 2019

18-year-old midfielder spotted celebrating with Celtic first-team; can he make push for debut?

Eagle-eyed Celtic supporters will have spotted a surprising participant on the podium yesterday when the Bhoys were presented with the Scottish League Cup trophy at Hampden.

67HailHail · Nov 14, 2019

“A bit of business” – Celtic manager talks about January window

Celtic manager Neil Lennon has stated that he wants to strengthen the squad in the January transfer window.

67HailHail · Nov 6, 2019

International announcement sheds some light on status of Celtic duo

Celtic pair Jonathan Afolabi and Luca Connell still seem to be injured – if an update from the Ireland under-21 camp is anything to go by.

Transfer Tavern · Nov 1, 2019

Report: Celtic teenager could be fast-tracked into first team after impressing Neil Lennon

Teenage Celtic midfielder Luca Connell could be elevated into the first-team reckoning at some stage this season.

Celtic Now & Forever · Nov 1, 2019

Luca Connell Set For Bigger Role After Impressing Lennon

Luca Connell is reportedly set for a role in the first-team in the second-half of Source...

Read Celtic · Nov 1, 2019

Unseen summer arrival given positive update about his Celtic future

Luca Connell is reportedly set for a role in the first-team in the second-half of the season after making a “big impression” on Neil Lennon and his coaching staff, and that certainly bodes well for Celtic...

Football Insider · Oct 31, 2019

Sources: Celtic to fast track never-before-seen rookie after coaches won over in training

Celtic plan to fast-track Luca Connell into the first team this season after making an increasingly big impression on the coaching staff in training, Football Insider has learned...

67HailHail · Oct 30, 2019

Reported Celtic offer for teenager is further indication of new transfer policy

Celtic seem to have started a new transfer policy over the last few months.

Evening Times · Oct 16, 2019

Watch: Leigh Griffiths destroys Celtic teammate Luca Connell at pool inside Lennoxtown

This is the moment Leigh Griffiths wiped the floor with Celtic teammate Luca Connell at pool at Lennoxtown...

Daily Record · Oct 16, 2019

Watch Leigh Griffiths ‘granny’ Celtic teammate as he inflicts brutal pool defeat

Luca Connell was on the end of an embarrassing defeat from the striker...

Celts Are Here · Oct 16, 2019

Video: Leigh Griffiths Teaches Luca Connell a Lesson at Lennoxtown

Celtic players are in training this week ahead of their tie against Ross County.

67HailHail · Oct 2, 2019

International disappointment for Celtic teenager – just what is going on?

Republic of Ireland under-21 boss Stephen Kenny announced his latest squad on Wednesday afternoon – and there was no place for Luca Connell.

67HailHail · Sep 25, 2019

The Tuesday development that could ensure Celtic debut

Eyebrows may have been raised when it emerged that Luca Connell had been told to train with the first-team on Tuesday, rather than play for Celtic in the SPFL Reserve Cup...

Celts Are Here · Sep 17, 2019

Afolabi Starts for Celtic XI – Arzani on Bench

CELTIC’S developmental squad are taking on Hibernian in a closed door game at Lennoxtown this afternoon and the manager will get his first look at signings Afolabi and O’Connor with both starting for the young Celtic side...

Celtic Quick News · Sep 17, 2019

Karamoko and Co on the Go

KARAMOKO DEMBELE and recent signings Luca Connell, Lee O’Conner and Jeremie Frimpong will kick off a new era for Celtic’s exciting youngsters today.

VideoCelts · Sep 17, 2019

Plan B kicks off for Connell, Frimpong and O’Connell

The teams will be made up of u-21 players giving summer signings Luca Connell, Jeremie Frimpong and Lee O’Connor the chance to get some game time and impress...

VideoCelts · Sep 16, 2019

Lennon gives injury update on Johnston, Shved and Connell

Luca Connel picked up a slight thigh strain and Marian (Shved) has a little ankle sprain as well so they’ll be out for Thursday...

67HailHail · Sep 15, 2019

Will new Bhoys get their chance in Celtic’s upcoming Glasgow derby?

One of the most interesting aspects of Celtic’s transfer window business has been the influx of young players who have signed up for the Hoops on long-term contracts...

67HailHail · Sep 8, 2019

Celtic man surprisingly didn’t make international squad – is this reportedly why?

Luca Connell omission from the Republic of Ireland under-21 squad this summer appears to be due to illness.

67HailHail · Sep 7, 2019

Inclusion of recent signing in Celtic Europa League squad is telling

One interesting aspect of Celtic’s Europa League squad is that some new signings made the list, and some didn’t.

Celts Are Here · Sep 7, 2019

New Celtic Signing Makes International Debut

New Celtic signing Jonathan Afolabi has made his Ireland under 21 debut just weeks after securing a deal with the Scottish Champions.

VideoCelts · Sep 5, 2019

Four in, four out as Celtic announce Europa League squad with Sinclair included

Making way are Jack Hendry, Eboue Kouassi, Luca Connell and Daniel Arzani with Scott Sinclair remaining in the list...

67HailHail · Sep 5, 2019

Neil Lennon has made a difficult decision on four Celtic players

Celtic manager Neil Lennon has decided on his UEFA Europa League squad for the upcoming group stage campaign, as per

67HailHail · Sep 4, 2019

Exclusive: Recent Celtic signing tipped to make big impact

Celtic completed the signing of promising talent Lee O’Connor from Manchester United on Scottish Deadline Day.

Scotzine · Sep 2, 2019


CELTIC are lining up a deadline-beating swoop for Manchester City’s 19-year-old right-back Jeremie Frimpong...

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