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A Man for All Seasons

Question: Name two men who have been employed by Celtic at four different times in their life in different capacities? Answer: One is John Clark (player 1959-1971, reserve coach 1973-1977, assistant manager 1978-1983, kit man 1997 onwards).

In Memory of John Doyle

One of the saddest anniversaries in the Celtic calendar is October 19th, which marks the sad passing of John Doyle back in 1981.

Celtic Crush Cluj

This week saw the return of European action and a packed Celtic Park witnessed an excellent performance as Celtic beat Cluj an exacted some revenge for the defeat that took us out of Champions League Football this term...

Learning Lessons with Lennon

I still well remember where I was when the news came through that Sion had been expelled from European competition, at the expense of Celtic, in August 2011...

Strong and Stable In Europe

This podcast is recorded within hours of the excellent away result in France where Celtic were unlucky not to end up deserved winners but instead took a very creditable 1-1 away result against Rennes...

Celtic Blow Away The Hype

On the first Sunday in September Celtic once again visited Ibrox and as per the bulk of the last few years since the new club arrived in the league, we won...

Sound Thrashings 1993 Arbroath 1-9 Celtic

Liam Brady was in the third season of his tenure as Celtic manager in August 1993 when, on a pleasant summer’s night, the Celtic support travelled to the picturesque setting of Gayfield Park in Arbroath for this League Cup second round tie.

Podcast Xtra – Mohamed Elyounoussi

Friday evening (30th Aug) Celtic confirmed the signing of Mohamed Elyounoussi on a 1 year loan from Southampton.

Celtic Remain in Europe

Celtic wiped away the tears of disappointment from Cluj by crushing Swedish champions AIK 4-1 in their own backyard therefore ensuring progression to the group stages of the Europa League...

Celtic Sign a Right Back

After spending the summer alternating between two right sided centre backs at right back, Celtic have finally completed the signing of a right back – on loan with an option to buy...

Opening the doors and letting society in

Football opens its doors and society walks in. Families and loners, philanderers and fools, if they exist in society, the attend the football.

Unconscious Bias

We live in peculiar times. If you have a smart phone with access to mobile data, or even just the ability to walk to a library, you can get hold of a machine which will give you access to all knowledge ever known to man...

Sound Thrashings 1978 Celtic 7-1 Dundee

Tommy Gemmell was already a football legend when he brought his Dundee team to Celtic Park for a Scottish Cup tie in February 1978.

The Sad Story of Jim Casey

In the mid 1970’s Celtic boasted a number of highly promising youth players at the club.

You Reap What You Sow

This time last year, during the peak of Brendan and the club briefing against each other in the press, I read a comment from an online poster criticising Peter Lawwell’s management of the relationship with the manager...

Sound Thrashings 1999 Aberdeen 0-6 Celtic

In mid-December 1999, as the twentieth century was coming to a close, John Barnes took his Celtic team north to Pittodrie to face Aberdeen...

Podcast Xtra – 7th Heaven Hoops

Yo ho ho it’s magic you know, it’s gonna be 9 in a row 1 game down, 37 to go on our way to securing the record equalling 9 in a row and what a way to start.

Year 14 – The Season 2019-20 Preview

Whilst the international campaign commenced the domestic season commences this weekend against St Johnstone and so it’s time for the Celtic Underground 2019/20 season...

Not Remotely Good Enough

Twelve months ago I was moved to write the following article on this very website...

Sound Thrashings – 1982 Motherwell 0-7 Celtic

This is the first in a new series of articles on Celtic Underground where St Anthony will look in close detail at some notable Celtic victories by a high margin through the decades...

Istanbul Here We Come

This week the 219/2020 season officially commenced with our first competitive game.

Celtic win in Bosnia – Goals and Match Report

Celtic have tonight taken a giant leap towards the next round of the UCL qualifying stages with a comfortable victory over F K Sarajevo...

The 2018-19 CU Season Review

That was the season that was and what a season, European football past Christmas, a manager going from hero to zero and a unique treble treble and off the park we saw the passing of two legends of European Football...

Es Tu Maurice?

By Critical Bill Glasgow in the late eighties was full of ludicrous nonsensical rumours to do with football.

The Art of No Deal

By Thomas Hanlon (Thomas Hanlon has been a season ticket holder since the 1994/1995, he currently sits in the Jock Stein Upper and the last time he checked was NOT Harry Brady) I had written article for the site last week titled “Small Time In What We Do”, I felt moved to write because of...

Nothing Comppers to You

Celtic currently have only two recognised centre backs in their first team squad in Kristoffer Ajer and Jozo Simunevic.

Small Time In What We Do

By Thomas Hanlon In March 2016 I was invited to meet Peter Lawwell at Celtic Park, this had followed a series of correspondence going back to November the previous year...

Ticileaks

We have an excellent podcast guest this week in Politics Home editor Kevin Schofield.

Neil Lennon – The Best Manager in Scottish Football

Listeners to the podcast will know that the decision to appoint Neil Lennon full-time was not my opinion of the ideal candidate.

Twist Or Stick?

A friend of mine has a conspiracy theory about Neil Lennon’s recent appointment as Celtic’s new manager.

Echoes of an Unlamented Era

By Critical Bill It was the New Labour Spin Doctor, Jo Moore, who coined the phrase, “a good day to bury bad news”.

The Trinity of Trebles

This week saw Celtic deliver one the most remarkable achievements in our history and certainly perhaps the most amazing domestic achievement of our modern history in attaining a holy trinity of trebles and this was immediately followed by the appointment of Neil Lennon as the new permanent manager at our great club, following on from...

Later…with Mark Cooper

So we lost a game of football, and not just any game of football but a game against THEM.

En Route to Gr8ness

Hail Hail The Celts are here! This is a football fans podcast of the 8, yes EIGHT in a row Scottish champions who are now just 90 minutes from a treble.

Post Killie Victory April 19

This week was an emotional one at Celtic Park with the passing of Big Billy and today’s game was never going to be easy.

The Late Late Show

This week saw Celtic snatch victory from the jaws of a bore draw with the late late LATE show at Dens Park as Edouard scored in the 96th minute to stretch our lead at the top to 10 points and edge us closer still to Gr8ness...

Harry Hood Tribute

Jock Stein was at his peak when he signed Harry Hood from Clyde in March 1969.

Stevie Chalmers Tribute

Many of the Lisbon Lions had marvellous stories to tell from their careers.

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The Italian Job

The 90 Minute Cynic (Free Feed) Podcast is released every Tuesday evening.

TMT#194 – Frimmy’s Show

Welcome to the latest episode of 20 Minute Tims. The international break is finally over and there’s loads to discuss this week, including; *Celtic get back on the goals trail by hitting 6 past Ross County *The performances of Mo Elyounoussi, Jeremie Frimpong and Odsonne Edouard among others *The return of European action as Italian giants Lazio come to down in the clash we’re reluctantly calling ‘The Di Canio Derby’ (not really) *And Nick Hammond is confirmed as Celtic’s Football Operations Guy or someth...

We Shall Not Be Moved Podcast – Sixy Football S3

Mickey is joined this week by J.P & Mick and they discuss the 6-0 win over Ross County, upcoming fixtures against Lazio & Aberdeen, and the ‘Fantasy 5’s’ is back, this time with a select of obscure heroes...

View fixtures League table

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1 Celtic 9 7 1 1 28 7 21 22
2 “Rangers” 9 7 1 1 27 6 21 22
3 Motherwell 9 5 1 3 15 13 2 16
4 Aberdeen 9 4 3 2 13 10 3 15
5 Kilmarnock 9 4 2 3 8 8 0 14
6 Ross County 9 3 3 3 10 17 -7 12
7 Livingston 9 3 2 4 13 13 0 11
8 Hamilton Academical 9 2 3 4 8 16 -8 9
9 St Mirren 9 2 2 5 5 8 -3 8
10 Hearts 9 1 4 4 10 14 -4 7
11 Hibernian 9 1 4 4 8 18 -10 7
12 St Johnstone 9 0 4 5 7 22 -15 4

Last match

Celtic 6-0 Ross County Celtic FC Celtic 6-0 Ross County at Celtic Park in Glasgow in the Scottish Premiership. 2019-10-19T15:00:00+00:00 2019-10-19T16:45:00+00:00
Celtic6-0Ross County
Celtic
 
Ross County

Scottish Premiership
15:00 19 October 2019

Next match

Celtic v Lazio Celtic FC Celtic v Lazio at Celtic Park in Glasgow in the UEFA Europa League. 2019-10-24T20:00:00+00:00 2019-10-24T21:45:00+00:00
CelticvSS Lazio
Celtic
 
Lazio

UEFA Europa League
20:00 24 October 2019