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Matthew Lindsay: UEFA rap will show if strict liability can stamp out sectarianism

OPPONENTS of strict liability, of whom there are many in the boardrooms of Scottish football clubs, have repeatedly questioned the effectiveness of the legislation whenever there have been calls for its introduction over the years...

Bayo says Hearts won’t steal his goals on first Celtic start, as he admits he should have had a hat-trick

CELTIC striker Bayo not only claimed he had bagged two goals on his full debut for the club against Hearts yesterday, but says he should have hit a hat-trick...

Celtic star Kris Ajer should be fit for AIK clash after hobbling off in Hearts win

Celtic star Kris Ajer should be fit for Thursday’s Europa League crunch tie with AIK after limping off against Hearts this afternoon...

Celtic manager Neil Lennon reveals he is hoping to make “two or three” signings this week

NEIL Lennon admitted last night that he is hopeful of strengthening his Celtic squad with another “two or three” players this week – and revealed he will take them to Sweden for the second leg of the Europa League play-off against AIK if he does...

Celtic 3 Hearts 1: Five talking points as champions cruise past visitors

An impressive two-goal contribution from Vakoun Issouf Bayo on his first start for Celtic helped them to a routine 3-1 win over Hearts...

Celtic 3 Hearts 1: Bayo at the double as Neil Lennon’s men reclaim top spot

VAKOUN Issouf Bayo scored twice on his first start for Celtic as the Parkhead club defeated Hearts 3-1 at home to reclaim top spot in the Ladbrokes Premiership from Rangers...

Evening Times · Aug 25

Greg Taylor days from finalising £3m move from Kilmarnock to Celtic

GREG Taylor will sign for Celtic over the next few days in a deal which is set to earn Kilmarnock close to £3million...

Evening Times · Aug 25
Evening Times · Aug 25

Big Interview: Neil Lennon on his wingers, the rise of Mikey Johnston and the fate of Scott Sinclair

IT was a Celtic Park evening game during the Gordon Strachan era when Neil Lennon made some long-forgotten and tragically ignored piece of personal history...

Evening Times · Aug 25
Evening Times · Aug 24

Greg Taylor left out of Kilmarnock squad amid Celtic interest

CELTIC target Greg Taylor has been left out of Kilmarnock’s matchday squad for today’s fixture against Aberdeen...

Evening Times · Aug 24
Evening Times · Aug 24

Chris Sutton gives in-depth account of Celtic’s 2003 UEFA Cup run

FORMER Celtic striker Chris Sutton admits that Celtic’s defeat to Porto in the UEFA Cup final in 2003 ‘was probably the hardest defeat to take of my career’...

Evening Times · Aug 24
Evening Times · Aug 23

Fraser Forster: I could be open to making my loan deal at Celtic into a permanent switch

Continue reading “Fraser Forster: I could be open to making my loan deal at Celtic into a permanent switch” on Evening Times.

Evening Times · Aug 23
Evening Times · Aug 23

Henrik Larsson recalls ‘Bobo’s gonna get you’ chants as he starred for Barcelona at Celtic Park

Celtic hero Henrik Larsson has recalled the moment Hoops fans sang “Bobo’s gonna get you” when he starred for Barcelona at Parkhead...

Evening Times · Aug 23
Evening Times · Aug 23

Watch: Celtic fans rapturous welcome for Fraser Forster

Celtic fans welcomed back Fraser Forster at half time last night after his loan move from Southampton was confirmed...

Evening Times · Aug 23
Evening Times · Aug 22

BBC pundits warned to stay inside Celtic Park as AIK ultras swarmed outside after ‘punches thrown’

BBC pundits were urged to remain inside Celtic Park after full-time as AIK ultras congregated outside Parkhead following their 2-0 loss to the Hoops earlier this evening...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Neil Lennon admits he’ll struggle to keep all his keepers happy after Fraser Forster returns to Celtic

NEIL Lennon last night warned his Celtic players still face a difficult task qualifying for the Europa League group stages despite beating AIK 2-0 in the first leg of their play-off...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Celtic vs AIK: Fans ‘throw punches’ as stewards and cops wade into away stand

Stewards waded into a stand full of AIK fans where ‘punches were thrown’ during this evening’s Europa League clash with Celtic...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Celtic vs AIK: Neil Lennon names starting lineup for Europa clash as Jullien and Bolingoli both start

Celtic boss Neil Lennon has named £7m man Christopher Jullien in the starting XI for this evening’s Europa League clash against AIK...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Ex-Celtic flop Charly Musonda doesn’t regret Hoops move and has no issues with Brendan Rodgers

Celtic flop Charly Musonda admits he has no beef with former boss Brendan Rodgers after he was axed from the Hoops squad during an ill-fated loan spell from Chelsea...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Celtic hero Tom Boyd to provide commentary for AIK clash after explosive comments on ref John Beaton

Celtic legend Tom Boyd will remain in the Hoops TV commentary team for this evening’s Europa League clash with AIK – despite causing controversy with his comments last week...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Darren O’Dea laughs off suggestions he played role in Josh McPake’s move to Dundee

Ex-Celtic star Darren O’Dea has laughed off suggestions that he had a hand in Josh McPake’s loan move from Rangers to Dundee – claiming he’s never even MET the youngster...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Celtic’s new signing Jonathan Afolabi rejected EPL and La Liga to join Hoops

Celtic’s newest signing Jonathan Afolabi rejected a number of clubs in the English Premier League to sign for Celtic...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Chris Sutton: Celtic can’t succeed in Europe this season

FORMER Celtic striker Chris Sutton believes that his old club don’t have what it takes to succeed in European football this season – because of a lack of investment in the first team squad...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Celtic complete loan deal for Southampton’s Fraser Forster

CELTIC have competed the signing of former goalkeeper Fraser Forster on a one-year loan from Southampton, Herald and Times Sport understands...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Fraser Forster reportedly on brink of Celtic return

SOUTHAMPTON goalkeeper Fraser Forster looks set for a return to Parkhead on a one-year loan deal from the Premier League club...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Celtic football bosses pledge to avoid Cup Final-style chaos

FOOTBALL bosses have met with authorities to try to ensure there is no repeat of the Scottish Cup Final chaos...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 22

Republic of Ireland coach Tom Mohan gives the lowdown on new Celtic signing Jonathan Afolabi

THE majority of Celtic supporters may not be too familiar with what new forward Jonathan Afolabi can bring to their team, but according to a man who has worked closely with the striker, Premiership defenders will soon know all about him...

Evening Times · Aug 22
Evening Times · Aug 21

Celtic boss Neil Lennon gives his verdict on referee John Beaton and that penalty claim

NEIL Lennon has praised the performance of referee John Beaton in Celtic’s nerve-wracking Betfred Cup match against Dunfermline at Parkhead on Saturday...

Evening Times · Aug 21
Evening Times · Aug 21

AIK manager Rikard Noring will not ask Johan Mjallby for advice on Celtic

AIK Stockholm boss Rikard Norling decided against asking childhood friend Johan Mjallby to reveal Celtic’s secrets – because he did not want to make him choose between his two footballing loves...

Evening Times · Aug 21
Evening Times · Aug 21

Neil Lennon hits back at “unfair” criticism of Celtic chief executive Peter Lawwell

NEIL Lennon last night branded the criticism that has been directed at Celtic chief executive Peter Lawwell in the aftermath of the Champions League exit to CFR Cluj last week as “very unfair”...

Evening Times · Aug 21
Evening Times · Aug 21

“Fans wrote off Teemu Pukki and Virgil van Dijk – my Celtic new boys can come good”

NORWICH striker Teemu Pukki and Liverpool centre half Virgil van Dijk are rightly considered to be two of the best players in their respective positions in the Premier League, in world football in the case of the latter, at the moment.

Evening Times · Aug 21
Evening Times · Aug 21

Neil Lennon: Celtic results do not deserve ‘hysterical’ reaction

DEFIANT Neil Lennon has launched a bullish defence of his under-fire side as he insisted criticism aimed at Celtic has bordered on “hysteria”...

Evening Times · Aug 21
Evening Times · Aug 21

Celtic still looking to sign three or four new players, confirms Neil Lennon

Celtic boss Neil Lennon has revealed the Hoops are in the market for “three or four” new signings before the end of the transfer window...

Evening Times · Aug 21
Evening Times · Aug 21

Erik Sviatchenko claims Gerrard made ‘you’re not funny anymore’ jibe after Rangers beat Midtjylland

Former Celtic defender Erik Sviatchenko has opened up on his version of events during a coming together between himself and Steven Gerrard after Rangers knocked FC Midtjylland out the Europa League...

Evening Times · Aug 21
Evening Times · Aug 21

Celtic new boy Jonathan Afolabi reveals his plans to break into Hoops first-team

Celtic’s new signing Jonathan Afolabi reckons he’s joined a “standout” club and hopes to learn from the Hoops’ senior players in a bid to make a splash at Parkhead...

Evening Times · Aug 21
Evening Times · Aug 21

Lewis Capaldi plays Celtic Song in Ibiza taxi and films pals singing along for Instagram clip

Celtic-daft crooner Lewis Capaldi shared a video on social media of himself and mates singing along to Hoops tunes in an Ibiza taxi...

Evening Times · Aug 21
Evening Times · Aug 21

Clyde boss Danny Lennon makes shock sub appearance vs Celtic colts at FIFTY years old

Clyde boss Danny Lennon made a bizarre cameo for his side in the Glasgow Cup against Celtic yesterday evening – substituting himself onto the pitch at FIFTY...

Evening Times · Aug 21
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Hail Hail Media #1 We’re back! Brilliant Bayo sends warning to the Shame

Bayo, Jullien, Boli improves, Fraser is back, James on the left, Wanyama chat, AIK and of course the game at Mordor...

View fixtures League table

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1 Celtic 3 3 0 0 15 3 12 9
2 “Rangers” 3 3 0 0 9 2 7 9
3 Livingston 3 1 2 0 6 3 3 5
4 Ross County 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 4
5 Aberdeen 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 4
6 Motherwell 3 1 1 1 5 6 -1 4
7 Hibernian 3 1 1 1 4 8 -4 4
8 St Mirren 3 1 0 2 1 2 -1 3
9 Hamilton Academical 3 1 0 2 3 6 -3 3
10 St Johnstone 3 0 2 1 4 11 -7 2
11 Hearts 3 0 1 2 3 6 -3 1
12 Kilmarnock 3 0 1 2 1 4 -3 1

Last match

Celtic 3-1 Hearts Celtic FC Celtic 3-1 Hearts at Celtic Park in Glasgow in the Scottish Premiership. 2019-08-25T15:00:00+01:00 2019-08-25T16:45:00+01:00
Celtic3-1Heart of Midlothian
Celtic
 
Hearts

Scottish Premiership
15:00 25 August 2019

Next match

AIK v Celtic Celtic FC AIK v Celtic at Friends Arena in Stockholm, Sweden in the UEFA Europa League. 2019-08-29T18:00:00+00:00 2019-08-29T19:45:00+00:00
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AIK
 
Celtic

UEFA Europa League
18:00 29 August 2019