Tommy Burns

Read all the news about Celtic hero Tommy Burns. Tommy Burns was born in Glasgow on 16 December 1956. Died 15 May 2008, aged 51

Tommy Burns was a midfielder, signed by Celtic in 1973 from his second club Maryhill, a junior team from Glasgow. He made his debut against Dundee United on 19 April 1975, and he was a vital part of the side which won the league and cup double in the club’s centenary season, 1988. In total, he made 352 league appearances and scored 52 goals.

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Si Ferry Meets… Simon Donnelly – Lou Macari, New Era Celtic, Stopping 10, Thistle & Dundee Utd

It’s a tale of the two Simons this week as our own Mr Ferry sits down with his namesake to look back on his career as both a player and coach.

Open Goal · Aug 6

Si Ferry Meets. Simon Donnelly – Lou Macari, New Era Celtic, Stopping 10, Thistle & Dundee Utd

It’s a tale of the two Simons this week as our own Mr Ferry sits down with his namesake to look back on his career as both a player and coach.

Open Goal · Aug 6
Evening Times · Jul 31

Exclusive. Heed the wise words of Tommy Burns, Derek Whyte tells Celtic defender Jack Hendry

THE wise of words of Tommy Burns were ringing in the ears of former Celtic defender Derek Whyte as he saw modern day counterpart Jack Hendry give the ball away to allow Rosenborg to take the lead at Celtic Park, writes Duncan Hare...

Evening Times · Jul 31
Herald Scotland · Jul 31

Exclusive. Heed the wise words of Tommy Burns, Derek Whyte tells Celtic defender Jack Hendry

THE wise of words of Tommy Burns were ringing in the ears of former Celtic defender Derek Whyte as he saw modern day counterpart Jack Hendry give the ball away to allow Rosenborg to take the lead at Celtic Park, writes Duncan Hare...

Herald Scotland · Jul 31
The Celtic Star · Jul 28

Jim Craig: He gets the ball and scores a goal, Andy, Andy Thom

On this day in 1995, Andreas Thom was transferred to Celtic from Bayer Leverkusen for a fee of around £2.2 million.

The Celtic Star · Jul 28
The Celtic Star · Jul 28

Jim Craig – He gets the ball and scores a goal, Andy, Andy Thom

On this day in 1995, Andreas Thom was transferred to Celtic from Bayer Leverkusen for a fee of around £2.2 million.

The Celtic Star · Jul 28
The Celtic Star · Jul 23

Jim Craig – In a small German town, Celtic perform the first ever Huddle

Tommy Burns was manager in July 1995 when Celtic arrived in the small German town of Jheringsfen for a pre-season friendly against local side Kickers Emden.

The Celtic Star · Jul 23
The Celtic Star · Jul 18

Jim Craig: Paulo di Canio’s pay demands, Jorge Cadete’s unhappiness

On this day in 1997, Celtic travelled to Dublin to play a friendly against St Patrick’s Athletic, the game ending in a 1-1 draw.

The Celtic Star · Jul 18
The Celtic Star · Jul 18

Jim Craig – Paulo di Canio’s pay demands, Jorge Cadete’s unhappiness

On this day in 1997, Celtic travelled to Dublin to play a friendly against St Patrick’s Athletic, the game ending in a 1-1 draw.

The Celtic Star · Jul 18
VideoCelts · Jul 12

Ambitious plans launched to remember an east end Celt

Plans have been announced for a lasting memorial to Tommy Burns- by the Calton church he was closely associated and which hosted the meeting that created Celtic Football Club...

VideoCelts · Jul 12
The Celtic Star · Jul 12

Jim Craig – Tommy Burns and Bertie Thomson

After 16 years with Celtic, Tommy Burns moved to Kilmarnock in December 1989, where, over the next four and a half years, he took over a number of roles, including player, player-assistant-manager, caretaker-manager and player-manager before resigning on 11 July 1994.

The Celtic Star · Jul 12

Foundation Badge Day honours the memory of Tommy Burns

CELTIC FC Foundation are delighted to announce that more than £22,000 after costs has been raised, and a donation of £11,077 has been made to the Tommy Burns Skin Cancer Trust, following a hugely successful Foundation Badge Day last month...

Celtic FC · Jun 13

Foundation Badge Day honours the memory of Tommy Burns

CELTIC FC Foundation are delighted to announce that more than £22,000 after costs has been raised, and a donation of £11,077 has been made to the Tommy Burns Skin Cancer Trust, following a hugely successful Foundation Badge Day last month...

Celtic FC · Jun 13
The Celtic Star · Jun 10

The Celtic Star Podcast: Simon Donnelly on Wim, Paolo, Pierre, Henrik and Tommy Burns

CHECK out the latest podcast on the Football Blogging Awards Podcast of the Year for 2018 – The Celtic Star Podcast.

The Celtic Star · Jun 10

Simon Donnelly with A Celtic State of Mind

A Celtic State of Mind recently won the prestigious 2018 Football Blogging Award for the UK’s Best Podcast.Paul John Dykes is joined this week by a player who won every domestic honour for Celtic in the 1990s – Simon Donnelly.Simon discusses the season when Wim Jansen’s side stopped the ten; his friendship with Jackie McNamara; the brilliance of Paolo, Pierre and Henrik; his regret at not winning the league for Tommy Burns; and the meteoric rise of Andrew Robertson.A Celtic State of Mind has gone from s...

The Celtic Star · May 28

‘Tommy Burns was going to hand me a trophy,’ Will McCusker is our fan of the week

Will McCusker’s #FanofTheWeek Next up for our very popular Fan Of The Week on The Celtic Star is Will McCusker.

The Celtic Star · May 28
Hail Hail Media · May 22

CGS Tommy Burns

The Celtic Graves Society welcome all fans to the commemoration of the great TOMMY BURNS At Linn Cemetery On Saturday 12th May 2018 at 2pm We ask all attendees to please respect the following wishes of the Celtic Graves Society and the Burns family: Please park all cars outwith the cemetery boundary...

Hail Hail Media · May 22
The Celtic Star · May 21

Remember Seville: That extra special Celtic gentleman, Tommy Burns

My father had been to Lisbon and there was no way I was going to miss Seville even though I didn’t have a ticket, so last minute we made enquiries .

The Celtic Star · May 21
VideoCelts · May 16

Tommy Burns: Two great videos celebrate a real legend

In 1994 Burns left Kilmarnock for what was literally a shell of a football club, decanted to Hampden for a season with the clock ticking down towards Rangers (IL) matching and beating Celtic’s cherished nine-in-a-row...

VideoCelts · May 16
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