Roy Aitken

Read all the news about Celtic hero Roy Aitken. Roy Aitken was born in Irvine, Scotland on 24 November 1958 (age 59).

Robert Sime “Roy” Aitken is a former footballer who went on to become a coach with clubs including Leeds United and Aston Villa. His position as a player was defence.

Born in Irvine, Ayrshire, he grew up in Ardrossan. He signed for Celtic as a youngster. At Celtic, he was nicknamed ‘The Bear’ by the supporters due to his large frame and commanding presence. He later went on to play for Newcastle United, St Mirren and Aberdeen.

He won 57 caps for the Scotland national football team, scoring once.

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Kenny Dalglish names which Celtic player “can be an asset” for Scotland

originally posted on Sportslens.com Sir Kenny Dalglish hopes that Leigh Griffiths can patch things up with Scotland manager Alex McLeish so he can feature for the national team in November’s Nations League double-header against Albania and Israel.

Belgian could leave Celtic, Rodgers faced with conundrum in January

originally posted on Sportslens.com According to Het Laatste Nieuws, Dedryck Boyata could be on his way out of Celtic as he’s unwilling to sign a new contract.

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Wsnbm Podcast Season 2 Episode 5

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Lee McCulloch names which Celtic player Alex McLeish “needs” to save Scotland

originally posted on Sportslens.com Lee McCulloch believes Scotland manager Alex McLeish needs Leigh Griffiths and can’t afford to be without the Celtic striker ahead of an important Nations League double-header with Albania and Israel.

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Craig Gordon names which Celtic player he wants to see back in the Scotland national team

originally posted on Sportslens.com Craig Gordon says he looks forward to seeing Leigh Griffiths back in the Scotland national team.

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Robertson’s most famous incident involving Celtic was in April 2017 when he awarded a penalty against Erik Sviatchenko as Ross County’s Alex Schalk dived in the penalty box with the Celtic defender a yard away from making contact...

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