Stuart Armstrong

Stuart Armstrong was born in Inverness, Scotland on 30 March 1992 (age 28). Follow @StuArmstrong16 on Twitter.

Stuart Armstrong · Photo: Vagelis Georgariou

In January 2015 Dundee United turned down two transfer offers from Celtic for Armstrong, however the transfer was completed on 2 February 2015, alongside fellow Dundee United player Gary Mackay-Steven. Armstrong denied requesting the transfer. Both players would be ineligible for the remaining Scottish Cup and Scottish League Cup ties of the 2014-15 season as Celtic chased a domestic treble. Armstrong and Mackay-Steven were later given the nickname Zig and Zag by the staff at Celtic.

Armstrong scored on his Celtic debut in a 3-0 league victory at Partick Thistle on 11 February 2015. He gave Celtic a 2-0 lead after fellow debutante Gary Mackay-Steven opened the scoring. Armstrong made his Celtic Park and European debut in a 3-3 draw with Inter Milan in the UEFA Europa League on 19 February 2015.

Armstrong made his first appearance of the 2015–16 season, in the UEFA Champions League second qualifying round first leg tie against Stjarnan, assisting the second goal in a 2–0 home win. He scored his first goals of the season with a second-half brace, in a 4–2 league win against Inverness CT on August 15. He claimed assists in back-to-back matches in January, in wins against Dundee United and Hamilton, the latter result was an 8–1 home victory, the biggest recorded league win since the formation of the Scottish Premiership in 2013. His next goal came in a 3–1 league defeat of St Johnstone four days later.

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VideoCelts · Jun 20

Feeder club fury- Celtic fans fire back at Armstrong claim by The Saints Centre

Evening Times · Jun 15

Charlie Christie knew son Ryan would earn Celtic fans’ respect after slow start just like Stuart Armstrong

Herald Scotland · Jun 15

Charlie Christie knew son Ryan would earn Celtic fans’ respect after slow start just like Stuart Armstrong

Former Celtic Star in Bizarre Ibrox Link

VideoCelts · Jun 5

Lockdown Spectacular as Ibrox fans discuss Stuart Armstrong’s Ibrox move!

Stuart Armstrong reveals why he decided to quit Celtic

The Celtic Star · Apr 27

‘Tough one’ – Invincible star on leaving Celtic

Star Reveals Why He Quit Celtic

Tribal Football · Apr 27

Stuart Armstrong: Why I left Celtic for Southampton

Soccerlens · Apr 27

28-year-old star reveals what other players have told him about Celtic Park

Daily Record · Apr 26

Stuart Armstrong opens up on leaving Celtic for his ultimate dream

HITC · Apr 9

BBC pundit says he was ‘disappointed’ when £7m player went to Celtic

On This Day: Rewatch Celtic’s Goals from over the years

Celtic FC · Apr 2

On this day: Five-star Celts sealed six-in-a-row in style

Former Celtic Player Failing To Replicate Past Form

Read Celtic · Mar 31

£1m per goal: Former Celtic star’s struggles since Parkhead exit proves why the Hoops made a transfer masterstroke in 2018

The Celtic Star · Mar 30

Video – Revisiting Former Celt’s Goals On His Birthday

Read Celtic · Mar 30

“Would love to see him back”, “Captain material” – Tweet about former £7m Celtic star has sparked a reaction from these Hoops fans

ACSOM · Feb 25

‘Sliding in like McGrain’ – A Celtic song lost to the depths of time

Evening Times · Jan 28

Ex-Celtic ace makes top 20 hairstyle list of EPL – but it’s NOT Stuart Armstrong

Talking Baws · Jan 21

Video: Stuart Armstrong Scores a Screamer for Southampton at Crystal Palace

67HailHail · Jan 19

Premier League star who downed Rodgers’ Leicester talks up Celtic

Daily Record · Jan 19

Stuart Armstrong reveals pressures of Celtic life as he opens up on living the Premier League dream

67HailHail · Jan 12

Former Celtic favourite comes back to haunt Brendan Rodgers

‘I always like to check Celtic’s results to see how the boys are getting on,’ Stuart Armstrong

67HailHail · Jan 8

Premier League star fights back “unfair” Celtic loan claim

Talking Baws · Dec 28, 2019

Southampton Fans Have Been Seriously Impressed by Stuart Armstrong of Late

The Celtic Star · Dec 27, 2019

Watch: Ex-Celt’s ‘Sensational’ Involvement in Goal vs Chelsea

Celts Are Here · Nov 26, 2019

Stuart Armstrong in Celtic Kieran Tierney Post

Celtic Quick News · Nov 21, 2019

Good to Talk: Elyounoussi Thanks Stu

The Celtic Star · Nov 21, 2019

Hair is Fine, Talks Celtic All the Time – Elyounoussi Reveals Armstrong Advice

67HailHail · Nov 15, 2019

Former Celtic man coming to terms with new English reality

67HailHail · Nov 15, 2019

Former Celtic midfielder remaining hopeful after Scotland shun

Celts Are Here · Nov 15, 2019

Celtic/Southampton Comparison – Stuart Armstrong States the Obvious

Celtic Quick News · Nov 15, 2019


HITC · Nov 15, 2019

‘Not always smooth’: £7m player makes admission after Celtic decision

Scotzine · Nov 15, 2019

Ex-Celtic Star Reveals Why He Would Never Snub Scotland

67HailHail · Nov 12, 2019

Premier League icon: Celtic stars don’t need England move

67HailHail · Oct 29, 2019

Our View: After two years, Celtic look to have found a replacement for £7 million man

67HailHail · Oct 27, 2019

Is it time to bring £7million man back to Celtic after sorry showing?

HITC · Oct 26, 2019

‘The next level’: Some Celtic fans are mocking £7m PL player

67HailHail · Oct 24, 2019

The haunting Stuart Armstrong déjà vu moment in Celtic’s win over Lazio

Celts Are Here · Oct 23, 2019

Bring Him Home – Celtic Should Look at Cut Price Deal for £7m Bhoy

67HailHail · Oct 14, 2019

Ex-Rangers man makes “frustration” claim over £7million Celtic ‘Invincible’

Read Celtic · Oct 14, 2019

“Wish Celtic had kept hold of him” – These Hoops fans react to former Parkhead favourite’s moment of brilliance

Celtic Now And Forever · Oct 10, 2019

Celtic Could Seek Deal For Former Player

67HailHail · Oct 10, 2019

Celtic should end former star’s English nightmare with loan deal

Scotzine · Oct 8, 2019

Ex-Celt Stu Gets Call-Up

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