Paul Hartley

Read all the news about Paul Hartley. Paul Hartley was born in Hamilton on 19 October 1976 (age 41).

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From Wikipedia: Hartley signed for Celtic for £1.1 million on a two-and-a-half-year contract, with the option for a further year, in January 2007. Despite having a mediocre start to his Celtic career in the second half of the 2006–07 season, Hartley enjoyed a very good 2007–08 season. On 15 August 2007, he scored his first goal for the club in their Champions League 3rd qualifying round tie against Russian side Spartak Moscow.

Gordon Strachan usually employed Hartley, who had played as an attacking midfielder for Hearts, in a more defensive role. Hartley was one of Celtic’s key players in the defence of their league title at the end of the 2007–08 season in which Celtic had to win all seven of their remaining matches, two against arch-rivals Rangers. Playing in the centre of midfield with Barry Robson, Hartley helped Celtic to their third league title in a row.

Hartley featured less for Celtic during the 2008–09 season and was released by new manager Tony Mowbray on 1 July 2009.

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Celts Are Here · Aug 27

Former Celtic Midfielder Axed – Club Claim ‘Mutual Agreement’

PAUL HARTLEY has tonight left his post as Falkirk boss by ‘mutual agreement’ according to Falkirk’s statement.

Celts Are Here · Aug 27
HITC · Mar 13

Celtic want 26-year-old next season, and his ex-manager’s comments could explain why

Scott Bain, who joined Brendan Rodgers’s Celtic on loan from Dundee in the January transfer window, has previously worked with Falkirk manager Paul Hartley...

HITC · Mar 13
Celtic FC · Jan 25

Conor Hazard joins Falkirk on loan

CELTIC goalkeeper Conor Hazard has joined Falkirk on loan until June...

Celtic FC · Jan 25
BBC Sportsound · Dec 19, 2017

Sportsound Podcast: 19 Dec 17

A possible new signing for Celtic, AGM news from Hearts & Aberdeen + we talk to Partick Thistle manager Alan Archibald & Falkirk boss Paul Hartley...

BBC Sportsound · Dec 19, 2017
Daily Record · Oct 7, 2017

Brendan Rodgers and Derek McInnes gave me the belief to return after Dundee sacking reveals new Falkirk boss Paul Hartley

Celtic boss Rodgers invited Hartley to the Hoops’ Lennoxtown base and the new Bairns boss says the support of his fellow managers played a big part in him making a quick return...

Daily Record · Oct 7, 2017
Celtic Quick News · Sep 15, 2017

‘Brendan Every Right To Be Angry,’ Insists Hartley

PAUL HARTLEY reckons Brendan Rodgers had every right to have a go at the Celtic players after the 5-0 loss against Paris Saint-Germain...

Celtic Quick News · Sep 15, 2017
Evening Times · Sep 15, 2017

Paul Hartley: Rodgers right to have a go at Celtic players for PSG defeat

Rodgers slated his team for playing “like under-12s” in the first-half of their 5-0 hammering from PSG on Tuesday night...

Evening Times · Sep 15, 2017
Daily Record · Sep 6, 2017

Former Dundee boss Paul Hartley keen to return to management

The ex-Celtic and Scotland midfielder was sacked by the Dens Park club in April but admits he wants to get back into the fray...

Daily Record · Sep 6, 2017
VideoCelts · Aug 29, 2017

Ten years on from one of the greatest European nights at Celtic Park

Gordon Strachan’s side had earned a 1-1 draw away to Spartak Moscow thanks to a goal from Paul Hartley but there was still a lot of work to be done to complete the job and earn a place in the group stage of the Champions League...

VideoCelts · Aug 29, 2017
The Scotsman · Aug 12, 2017

Rumour Mill: Celtic target Rivaldo Coetzee | Hartley for Hearts boss | Lennon on Ibrox abuse

Celtic target Rivaldo Coetzee; Paul Hartley joins list of interviewees to succee Ian Cathro; plus more news and gossip in Saturday’s Rumour Mill...

The Scotsman · Aug 12, 2017
The Scotsman · Jun 16, 2017

Rumour Mill: Huddersfield join Patrick Roberts race | Hartley threatens to liquidate Dundee | EPL trio chase Simunovic

Huddersfield have joined the race to sign ex-Celtic winger Patrick Roberts, former boss Paul Hartley is threatening to liquidate Dundee over an unpaid debt, and a trio of Premier League clubs are chasing Celtic midfielder Jozo Simunovic...

The Scotsman · Jun 16, 2017
The Scotsman · Jun 16, 2017

Rumour Mill: Huddersfield join Roberts race | Hartley threatens to liquidate Dundee | EPL trio chase Simunovic

Huddersfield have joined the race to sign ex-Celtic winger Patrick Roberts, former boss Paul Hartley is threatening to liquidate Dundee over an unpaid debt, and a trio of Premier League clubs are chasing Celtic midfielder Jozo Simunovic...

The Scotsman · Jun 16, 2017
The Scotsman · May 23, 2017

Aberdeen must score before Celtic to win Scottish Cup – Hartley

Former Aberdeen and Celtic midfielder Paul Hartley believes that the underdogs can have their day at Hampden on Saturday – but only if Derek McInnes’ side can draw first blood...

The Scotsman · May 23, 2017
Talking Baws · May 22, 2017

Paul Hartley Says Watching Brendan Rodgers Coach Was An ‘Incredible’ Experience

Paul Hartley has lavish praise on Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers after watching the Northern Irishman at close quarters on the training field...

Talking Baws · May 22, 2017
Daily Mail · May 22, 2017

Brendan Rodgers is an incredible boss, hails Paul Hartley

Former Celtic midfielder Paul Hartley admits he was blown away by Brendan Rodgers after seeing the Hoops boss up close...

Daily Mail · May 22, 2017
The Press and Journal · Apr 18, 2017

Former Celtic boss linked with vacant Dundee job

Speculation is rife over who could be chosen to replace sacked Paul Hartley as Dundee manager...

The Press and Journal · Apr 18, 2017
SPFL TV · Jul 11

Scottish Football Hotshots – Paul Hartley

Paul Hartley was one of the best goal scoring midfielders in the Scottish top flight whilst playing for Hearts in the mid-2000s.

SPFL TV · Jul 11
BBC Sportsound · Sep 6, 2017

Sportsound Podcast: 6 Sep 17

Paul Hartley and Northern Ireland’s Michael O’Neill look at Scotland’s qualifying chances...

BBC Sportsound · Sep 6, 2017
BBC Sportsound · Jul 20, 2017

Sportsound Podcast: 20 Jul 17

Full-time reaction to Siroki Brijeg 0-2 Aberdeen (Aberdeen win 3-1 – agg) with Richard Gordon, Willie Miller, Michael Grant and Paul Hartley...

BBC Sportsound · Jul 20, 2017
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