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Double Trouble · Feb 2, 2015

Celtic Stroll To Deila’s First Final

Celtic had no need to get out of second gear to stroll past The Rangers at Hampden.

Double Trouble · Feb 2, 2015
Double Trouble · Jul 17, 2013

Early Start For Celtic’s Season

It may only be the middle of July – but Celtic’s first competitive game of the new campaign is upon us already.

Double Trouble · Jul 17, 2013
Double Trouble · Jun 15, 2013

The Nine In A Row CQN Open – The Best Yet

How could the Organising Committee possibly top the previous eight CQN Golf Open Days at Aberdour?

Double Trouble · Jun 15, 2013
Double Trouble · May 27, 2013

Celtic’s Double – A Review Of The Season

Only two men had won the domestic double as both Celtic player and manager before yesterday: Jock Stein and Billy McNeil...

Double Trouble · May 27, 2013
Double Trouble · Apr 22, 2013

Neil Lennon’s Celtic – Two In A Row Champions

It’s two Scottish Premier League titles in a row for Neil Lennon and Celtic.

Double Trouble · Apr 22, 2013
Double Trouble · Apr 3, 2013

Things Get Silly – It’s SPL Split Time Again

We’ve reached the time of year where the twelve club Scottish Premier League splits itself in two...

Double Trouble · Apr 3, 2013
Double Trouble · Jan 31, 2013

Nimmo Smith Commission Looks Into Former Rangers’ Contracts

A three man commission is this week looking into potential breaches of Scottish football’s rules on payments to players by the former Rangers FC...

Double Trouble · Jan 31, 2013
Double Trouble · Dec 27, 2012

Looking Back On 2012

Well, 2012 is almost over and it seems as though the world didn’t end in some Mayan catastrophe...

Double Trouble · Dec 27, 2012
Double Trouble · Dec 18, 2012

The Real Meaning Of Christmas

So is everyone busy preparing for the Winter Solstice celebrations?

Double Trouble · Dec 18, 2012
Double Trouble · Dec 11, 2012

Mr Green and The Share Issue

In the latest instalment of this year’s longest running saga, Charles Green is now offering to sell you some shares.

Double Trouble · Dec 11, 2012
Double Trouble · Dec 6, 2012

It’s Sweet Sixteen For Lennon’s Celtic

Celtic defeated Spartak Moscow last night to secure a place in the elite last sixteen of the Champions League...

Double Trouble · Dec 6, 2012
Double Trouble · Nov 21, 2012

The Rangers Football Club plc (in liquidation) Wins Tax Case Appeal

Well, this is a turn up for the books. After a lengthy delay, the First Tier Tax Tribunal that sat to consider the former football club’s use of Employee Benefit Trusts has issued its verdict...

Double Trouble · Nov 21, 2012
Double Trouble · Nov 9, 2012

Celtic 2 Barcelona 1 – What A Birthday Party

Celtic Football Club has had a habit over its 125 year history of producing wonderful moments at the most opportune times.

Double Trouble · Nov 9, 2012
Double Trouble · Nov 2, 2012

Livingston Provide Proof That “The Rangers” Are A New Club

Tomorrow sees the third round of the Scottish Cup, or the William Hill Scottish Cup as I suppose I should call it to give the sponsors their due...

Double Trouble · Nov 2, 2012
Double Trouble · Oct 1, 2012

Rangers To Be Liquidated – At Last

The company previously called The Rangers Football Club PLC (in administration) is now known, rather confusingly, as RFC PLC 2012...

Double Trouble · Oct 1, 2012
Double Trouble · Sep 23, 2012

Celtic Charged With Offending Zombies Everywhere

Zombie: noun – a corpse said to be revived by witchcraft, especially in certain African and Caribbean religions (Oxford English dictionary) The banner pictured above was displayed at a friendly between Celtic and Norwich City back in July...

Double Trouble · Sep 23, 2012
Double Trouble · Aug 30, 2012

Early Season Successes For Celtic and “The Rangers”

August has been a pretty good month for the Glasgow teams in Scottish football. A heavy early season travel schedule and a host of injuries have not held Celtic back...

Double Trouble · Aug 30, 2012
Double Trouble · Aug 13, 2012

Reflecting On London 2012

So the Olympics are over and the competitors, coaches and spectators will all be heading home...

Double Trouble · Aug 13, 2012
Double Trouble · Aug 6, 2012

The 2012 CQN Open In Pictures

The eighth annual Celtic Quick News Open was held at the lovely Aberdour Golf Club in Fife last week – and it was another great day...

Double Trouble · Aug 6, 2012
Double Trouble · Aug 4, 2012

Another Great Day At The CQN Open

The eighth annual Celtic Quick News Golf Open took place at the picturesque Aberdour Golf Club in Fife on Friday – and like the seven previous events it was a wonderful occasion. The organising committee once again put in a tremendous amount of planning...

Double Trouble · Aug 4, 2012
Double Trouble · Jul 1, 2012

A Big Week Ahead In The Sevco Saga

So the first half of the year is gone and Euro 2012 is almost over.

Double Trouble · Jul 1, 2012
Double Trouble · Jun 24, 2012

Rangers, Sevco and a Salamander

Hopefully the cryptic title of this blog will lead you to a question: what is the connection between a former football club, a possible future football club and a lizard?

Double Trouble · Jun 24, 2012
Double Trouble · Jun 21, 2012

500 Not Out!

It’s a more than a couple of years now since I started up a blog.

Double Trouble · Jun 21, 2012
Double Trouble · Jun 19, 2012

Crucial July 4 Vote For SPL

On July 4 2012 the members of the Scottish Premier League will decide whether Charles Green’s Sevco 5088 Ltd (trading as The Rangers Football Club) can join Scotland’s top football division. Should eight or more of the twelve current members (I’ll c...

Double Trouble · Jun 19, 2012
Double Trouble · Jun 13, 2012

The Death Of Rangers FC, 1872 – 2012

“HMRC has taken the view that the public interest will be better served with the liquidation of The Rangers Football Club plc” These are the words from a statement by Paul Clark of Duff and Phelps, one of the administrators of Rangers FC PLC (in admin...

Double Trouble · Jun 13, 2012
Double Trouble · Jun 6, 2012

Will No One Rid Me Of This Troublesome Club?

I’ve written a great deal about the various financial and legal troubles of Rangers FC PLC (in administration) recently...

Double Trouble · Jun 6, 2012
Double Trouble · Jun 4, 2012

Euro 2012 – A Preview

Euro 2012 starts in just four days. Sixteen teams will take part in the tournament, to be hosted jointly by Poland and Ukraine, competing to become the champions of Europe. The tournament has been a little overshadowed, lacking the usual build up that foo...

Double Trouble · Jun 4, 2012
Double Trouble · May 23, 2012

Rangers – The Truth Behind The Cheating Revealed

A stunning Panorama documentary on BBC Scotland last night, made by the respected journalist Mark Daly and the team who previously exposed Craig Whyte’s controversial business background, has at last revealed the full story behind Rangers’ tax scams...

Double Trouble · May 23, 2012
Double Trouble · May 19, 2012

To Allow A New Club Into The SPL Would Change Everything

Neil Doncaster, the Chef Executive of the Scottish Premier League, has talked of the way in which a new club formed after the liquidation of Rangers FC PLC (in administration) could be admitted to the top league. But to do so would fundamentally alter the...

Double Trouble · May 19, 2012
Double Trouble · May 17, 2012

Can The Green Knights Save Rangers?

The Scottish League season is now over and, with all cup involvement having ended a very long time ago, Rangers Football Club PLC (in administration) may have played its last ever game. It is now twelve weeks since administrators Duff and Phelps took over...

Double Trouble · May 17, 2012
Double Trouble · Apr 27, 2012

Champions v Omnishambles: Glasgow’s Final Derby?

Will Sunday be the last time that Celtic will ever play Rangers in a Scottish Premier League match?

Double Trouble · Apr 27, 2012
Double Trouble · Apr 16, 2012

No Special Case For Zombie Rangers

The footballing media is spending a lot of time discussing the most ludicrous question in Scottish football right now: what happens to Rangers after they are liquidated?

Double Trouble · Apr 16, 2012
Double Trouble · Apr 11, 2012

The Fix Is In: Scottish Football’s Cheats’ Charter

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Double Trouble · Apr 11, 2012
Double Trouble · Apr 7, 2012

Neil Lennon’s Celtic: Champions!

It seems to have been a long time coming, but Neil Lennon and his Celtic team are now officially the Champions of Scotland. The Scottish Premier League title for 2011/ 12 was finally clinched with a fine 6 – 0 win at Kilmarnock’s Rugby Park this after...

Double Trouble · Apr 7, 2012
Double Trouble · Apr 4, 2012

Another Deadline – But Liquidation Looms

It’s another deadline day at Ibrox – this time for Best and Final Offers to be submitted to administrators Duff and Phelps by those wishing to buy Rangers FC PLC (in administration)...

Double Trouble · Apr 4, 2012
Double Trouble · Mar 24, 2012

A Historic Visit To Play Rangers

Celtic travel to play Rangers tomorrow in what a lot of people will see as simply another Glasgow derby to be fought out between the two old rivals. But this one could be historic for a couple of reasons. Firstly, Celtic could clinch the league title at I...

Double Trouble · Mar 24, 2012
Double Trouble · Mar 18, 2012

No Cup Final Joy For Celtic

A week that started badly for Neil Lennon ended in the same fashion as Kilmarnock took the first trophy of the season...

Double Trouble · Mar 18, 2012
Double Trouble · Mar 9, 2012

Bruce Springsteen’s Wrecking Ball Hits Hard

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Double Trouble · Mar 9, 2012
Double Trouble · Mar 7, 2012

Scottish Football’s New Word – Phoenixing

The saga currently playing out between Ibrox and Murray Park would be painful to watch if it wasn’t such a farce...

Double Trouble · Mar 7, 2012
Double Trouble · Feb 16, 2012

Administration – Is This The End?

Rangers FC is in administration. That’s the headline many people assured us that we would never see.

Double Trouble · Feb 16, 2012
Double Trouble · Feb 10, 2012

For The Good Of Scottish Football?

In my last blog I mentioned that I would cover what would happen if/ when Rangers Football Club goes bust...

Double Trouble · Feb 10, 2012
Double Trouble · Feb 2, 2012

Conflicting Fortunes For Glasgow’s Clubs

So the transfer window is closed and attention turns from potential targets.

Double Trouble · Feb 2, 2012
Double Trouble · Jan 3, 2012

It’s 2012!

Like many other people, my thoughts in January turn to trying to predict the year ahead.

Double Trouble · Jan 3, 2012
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Half Hour Hoops · Jun 13

HHH #74 A New Face

Peter, Ryan and 2nd half Stephen go over the Scotland game and the latest news at Celtic...

Half Hour Hoops · Jun 13

This Bhoys Life – Kevin Graham

In what will hopefully be a series of podcasts over the summer Harper is joined by Kevin Graham for the latest This Bhoys Life.

View fixtures League table

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1 Celtic 38 27 6 5 77 20 57 87
2 “Rangers” 38 23 9 6 82 27 55 78
3 Kilmarnock 38 19 10 9 50 31 19 67
4 Aberdeen 38 20 7 11 57 44 13 67
5 Hibernian 38 14 12 12 51 39 12 54
6 Hearts 38 15 6 17 42 50 -8 51
7 St Johnstone 38 15 7 16 38 48 -10 52
8 Motherwell 38 15 6 17 46 56 -10 51
9 Livingston 38 11 11 16 42 44 -2 44
10 Hamilton Academical 38 9 6 23 28 75 -47 33
11 St Mirren 38 8 8 22 34 66 -32 32
12 Dundee 38 5 6 27 31 78 -47 21

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