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Celtic’s Brendan Rodgers vows ‘We will refocus and be ready’

There are few grounds in the country that Brendan Rodgers would want to avoid more with his team in need of a pick-me-up than Rugby Park...

The Scotsman · Feb 16

Steve Clarke: Celtic ‘set the standard’ in Scottish football

Kilmarnock boss Steve Clarke insists Celtic remain the benchmark in Scottish football ahead of their Ladbrokes Premiership clash at Rugby Park on Sunday...

The Scotsman · Feb 16
The Scotsman · Feb 16

Celtic’s Jeremy Toljan says players’ plastic pitch concerns should be heard

Celtic new boy Jeremy Toljan insists Scottish football needs to listen to player complaints over plastic pitches...

The Scotsman · Feb 16
The Scotsman · Feb 15

Ex-Hibs and Celtic defender Efe Ambrose completes move to Derby County

Former Hibs defender Efe Ambrose has completed his move to Derby County, the club have announced...

The Scotsman · Feb 15
The Scotsman · Feb 15

Spanish paper give Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers one star after Valencia defeat

Leading Spanish sports paper Marca were unimpressed with Celtic in their 2-0 defeat to Valencia on Thursday night...

The Scotsman · Feb 15
The Scotsman · Feb 15

‘Mystical’ Celtic Park praised as rival fans share touching moment

Despite defeat to superior opposition Celtic fans displayed their magnanimity by applauding Valencia’s players and fans after the match...

The Scotsman · Feb 15
The Scotsman · Feb 15

‘Like going to Milan Opera and the tenor is hoarse’ – Spanish press react to Valencia’s win over Celtic

Following Valencia’s 2-0 defeat of Celtic at Parkhead in the Europa League last-32 clash the Spanish press were unanimous in their assertion that the side are already into the next round...

The Scotsman · Feb 15
The Scotsman · Feb 14

The 8 biggest problems with Celtic’s performance against Valencia

Analysis from Celtic Park as Brendan Rodgers’ side were comfortably beaten 2-0 by their Spanish guests...

The Scotsman · Feb 14
The Scotsman · Feb 14

Andrew Smith: Caution doesn’t pay when Celtic need aggressive attitude

There often seems a strange betwixt and between that Celtic find themselves in when facing high-level European opposition in their own surrounds.

The Scotsman · Feb 14
The Scotsman · Feb 14

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers insists Valencia tie is not lost

Brendan Rodgers has refused to give up hope of his Celtic side reaching the last 16 of the Europa League despite admitting his players made too many mistakes as they slipped to a 2-0 defeat at home to Valencia last night...

The Scotsman · Feb 14
The Scotsman · Feb 14

Celtic 0-2 Valencia Celtic second best to classy Spaniards

Celtic’s hopes of winning a knockout tie in the latter stages of European competition for the first time in 15 years were all but obliterated by a ruthlessly efficient Valencia side...

The Scotsman · Feb 14
The Scotsman · Feb 14

Celtic 0 – 2 Valencia: How the Celtic players rated

Ratings out of ten for every Celtic player as Brendan Rodgers’ side slumped to a first-leg defeat in the Europa League...

The Scotsman · Feb 14
The Scotsman · Feb 14

Celtic 0 – 2 Valencia: Rodgers’ men have mountain to climb

Celtic’s hopes of advancing in the Europa League are left dangling by a thread after Brendan Rodgers’ side were beaten 2-0 at home by Valencia...

The Scotsman · Feb 14
The Scotsman · Feb 13

Brendan Rodgers: Oliver needed some fine-tuning, we are reaping the rewards

Brendan Rodgers has come to accept that you have to look beyond the headline figures to grasp the reality of Celtic’s financial situation in trying to compete at European level...

The Scotsman · Feb 13
The Scotsman · Feb 12

Cruel’ Valencia loss still vivid for former Celtic star Tom Boyd

Tom Boyd was still officially club captain of Celtic when they last met Valencia in European competition, although he wryly recalls he had effectively been reduced in status to Martin O’Neill’s tea boy by that stage of his career...

The Scotsman · Feb 12
The Scotsman · Feb 12

Celtic post massive half-year profit despite decline in revenue

Celtic have revealed a pre-tax profit of £18.8 million as the club announced their half-year report to the London Stock Exchange...

The Scotsman · Feb 12
The Scotsman · Feb 12

Scottish Football Live: Rangers star on Ibrox future | Hibs manager snag | McGregor faces sweat over ban | Celtic ace wants return

Follow The Scotsman’s daily blog as we keep you updated with all the latest news, views, rumours and much more from around Scottish football...

The Scotsman · Feb 12
The Scotsman · Feb 11

Callum McGregor: Celtic can be a knockout in Europe

Setting new standards for Celtic has become almost a matter of course for Brendan Rodgers and his players at domestic level over the past two-and-a-half seasons...

The Scotsman · Feb 11
The Scotsman · Feb 11

Callum McGregor deserves all the plaudits says Celtic boss

Brendan Rodgers has hailed the development of Callum McGregor as one of the most gratifying aspects of his tenure as Celtic 
manager, writes Stephen Halliday...

The Scotsman · Feb 11
The Scotsman · Feb 11

The tweet which highlights Celtic’s incredible cup record under Brendan Rodgers

Celtic’s 5-0 thumping of St Johnstone in the Scottish Cup fifth round was the latest in the club’s run of success in the cups...

The Scotsman · Feb 11
The Scotsman · Feb 11

Scottish Football Live: Ex-Hibs ace to sign for club | Midfielder wants Celtic return | Hearts duo wanted | Rangers star best firefighter

Follow The Scotsman’s daily blog as we keep you updated with all the latest news, views, rumours and much more from around Scottish football...

The Scotsman · Feb 11
The Scotsman · Feb 11

Revealed! Where Celtic’s £59m wage bill places among Europa League last-32 rivals

Celtic face a mammoth task to taste Europa League success going by the wage bills of their rivals in the competition...

The Scotsman · Feb 11
The Scotsman · Feb 11

Celtic ace Scott Brown reveals which Rangers flop he is compared to by fans

Celtic’s official Twitter account perhaps summed it up best when Scott Brown netted against St Johnstone on Sunday: “OH.

The Scotsman · Feb 11
The Scotsman · Feb 11

Rumour Mill: Hearts duo wanted by Championship side | midfielder sees future at Celtic | former Morelos boss perplexed

Birmingham are interested in Steven Naismith and Arnaud Djoum, Youssouf Mulumbu still hopes to have a future at Celtic, and Alfredo Morelos’ former boss is surprised to see his disciplinary issues in Scottish football...

The Scotsman · Feb 11
The Scotsman · Feb 10

Killie loan star Youssouf Mulumbu confident he has a future at Celtic

Despite seeing his chance at cementing a first-team place in the Celtic side hampered by simultaneous misfortune of a badly-timed injury and the meteoric rise of Ryan Christie, Youssouf Mulumbu insists he’s more than happy that his Parkhead club-mate is continuing to shine while he begins his Scottish football life over again at Kilmarnock...

The Scotsman · Feb 10
The Scotsman · Feb 10

Valencia boss says his team are ‘tired’ ahead of Celtic clash

Valencia were held to a sluggish 0-0 draw yesterday ahead of their Europa League trip to Glasgow to face Celtic and manager Marcelino admitted his side’s hectic schedule had taken its toll, writes Mark Walker...

The Scotsman · Feb 10
The Scotsman · Feb 10

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers gives update on Oliver Burke ahead of Valencia clash

Brendan Rodgers is confident Oliver Burke will be fit and ready to spearhead Celtic’s attack against Valencia in the Europa League on Thursday night...

The Scotsman · Feb 10
The Scotsman · Feb 10

Watch: Scott Brown scores 25-yard stunner for Celtic against St Johnstone

Scott Brown scored his first goal for Celtic since the 2016/17 season in some style as the Hoops saw off St Johnstone in the fourth round of the William Hill Scottish Cup at Parkhead...

The Scotsman · Feb 10
The Scotsman · Feb 10

Celtic 5-0 St Johnstone: Scott Sinclair nets treble as Hoops advance to Scottish Cup quarter-finals

Scott Sinclair scored a hat-trick as Celtic breezed past St Johnstone in the fourth round of the William Hill Scottish Cup...

The Scotsman · Feb 10
The Scotsman · Feb 10

Rumour Mill: Celtic’s chances of keeping Burke and Weah | Rangers star attacked en route to hospital | will Ryan Kent stay at Ibrox?

Brendan Rodgers gives an update on the prospects of keeping Oliver Burke and Timothy Weah, Greg Docherty was attacked in a car en route to hospital, and Gary McAllister admits it’ll be difficult to keep Ryan Kent at Rangers...

The Scotsman · Feb 10
The Scotsman · Feb 9

Brendan Rodgers rates Valencia as fourth biggest club in Spain

There aren’t many reasons for Celtic to anticipate anything other than a white knuckle ride when Valencia come calling to Glasgow’s east end on Thursday night...

The Scotsman · Feb 9
The Scotsman · Feb 9

Brendan Rodgers: I wish I could speak every language and play every musical instrument

The pursuit of polyglotism by Brendan Rodgers is always brought into focus whenever Celtic are paired up with a Spanish side.

The Scotsman · Feb 9
The Scotsman · Feb 9

Hibernian to contest two-match ban for Darnell Johnson

Hibernian are set to contest Darnell Johnson’s proposed two-match ban for his challenge on Celtic’s Emilio Izaguirre...

The Scotsman · Feb 9
The Scotsman · Feb 9

No margin of error for Celtic, says Callum McGregor

Callum McGregor knows there is no margin for error in Celtic’s William Hill Scottish Cup last-16 clash against St Johnstone at Parkhead on Sunday...

The Scotsman · Feb 9
The Scotsman · Feb 8

Celtic may consider move to England, says Eddie Wolecki Black

Celtic women’s manager Eddie Wolecki Black says his side may have to consider applying to join England’s FA Women’s Super League...

The Scotsman · Feb 8
The Scotsman · Feb 8

Brendan Rodgers ignores Celtic’s looming cup record

In the Brendan Rodgers’ era, Celtic have broken more records than a clumsy old-school DJ...

The Scotsman · Feb 8
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ByTheMinCeltic Podcast #128

Great show this week. Remy McSwain and Harry Brady on the accounts, defunct Glasgow nightclubs and the Valencia Europa league tie.

90 Minute Cynic · Feb 12

Y tu equipo de futbol tambien

Welcome to the 90 Minute Cynic Podcast (@90minutecynic) with host Chris Gallagher joined by a panel of Louis McCaffrey, Chris Boud and Iain Dougan. We chat about a lot of different things in this episode and touch on: St Johnstone Victory The Greatest Front 5 Valencia Preview We were Joined by Lee Roden to give his expert opinion on Valencia Follow us on Twitter: @90MinuteCynic...

90 Minute Cynic · Feb 12

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TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1 Celtic 25 18 3 4 59 14 45 57
2 “Rangers” 26 15 7 4 55 20 35 52
3 Aberdeen 26 14 5 7 43 31 12 47
4 Kilmarnock 25 13 7 5 37 25 12 46
5 Hearts 25 13 4 8 31 29 2 43
6 St Johnstone 26 11 5 10 27 32 -5 38
7 Hibernian 26 9 8 9 36 28 8 35
8 Motherwell 25 10 3 12 27 34 -7 33
9 Livingston 26 8 7 11 27 28 -1 31
10 Dundee 26 4 6 16 22 52 -30 18
11 Hamilton Academical 26 5 3 18 17 53 -36 18
12 St Mirren 26 3 4 19 19 54 -35 13

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