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The Hoops Blog · Jan 15, 2017

Celtic sign midfielder

Celtic have signed Ivorian midfielder Kouassi Eboue from Krasnodar, subject to receiving a visa...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 15, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 14, 2017

No surprise that Kolo ready to step into coaching role

It isn’t a huge surprise that Kolo Toure is a guy that Brendan Rodgers would like to take into the coaching side of things He is a player that Rodgers knows well as a person and by all accounts he is a thorough professional...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 14, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 14, 2017

Celtic’s domestic dominance has no adverse effect on their Euro ambitions

Celtic have shown that they are prepared to widen the gap between themselves and every other domestic team this break by further investing in the team – but that is not why they are looking to kick on...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 14, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 13, 2017

Brendan Rodgers: Moussa Dembele can jump straight from Celtic to England’s elite

CELTIC supporters have watched their club be used as the first stepping stone for their brightest stars to the top of the English game...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 13, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 13, 2017

Kouassi Eboue delighted to hook up with hero Kolo Toure at Celtic

KOUASSI EBOUE, Celtic’s new midfielder, has stated his desire to work with Ivory Coast legend Kolo Toure as one of the main reasons for coming to the Scottish champions...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 13, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 13, 2017

Double award for Celtic

Celtic have been doubly honoured in the latest monthly awards...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 13, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 10, 2017

Games of our lives: Celtic hero Andy Walker on the O** F*** shame game, a Scottish Cup triumph and his first taste of European football

Andy Walker had two stints at Celtic, his first the most successful of the two as he played his part in the club’s celebrated double-winning centenary season, scoring 32 goals for the club in his maiden campaign...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 10, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 10, 2017

CELTIC IN DUBAI: Stuart Armstrong on games, goals, gongs and going forward

AS absurd as it may sound in the throes of deepest, darkest January, but there have been many protagonists in the Brendan Rodgers success story that is this season...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 10, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 9, 2017

Kieran Tierney: “Some people dream about playing in the Premier League. I dreamed about playing for Celtic.”

THERE may come a time when either cynicism or materialism start to pervade Kieran Tierney’s thoughts but it still seems a while away yet...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 9, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 9, 2017

Scott Brown agonises over ‘biggest decision of his career’ between Celtic and Scotland

With the burning Arabian sunshine blazing down from the clear blue skies above, many of the stresses and strains of being mid-way through a footballing crusade in the depths of a Scottish January freeze have melted away for Scott Brown...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 9, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 8, 2017

Stan Petrov: Celtic shouldn’t sell Moussa Dembele for less than £25million

Celtic legend Stiliyan Petrov believes that the club should not sell striker Moussa Dembele for a penny less than £25 million...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 8, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 8, 2017

Celtic agree fee for midfielder

Celtic have agreed a fee of in the region of £3m for Ivorian midfielder Kouassi Eboue...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 8, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 6, 2017

Celtic’s signing philosophy underlines that Brendan here for the long-term

The imminent signing of 19-year-old Kouassi Eboue does two things for me; first of all it shows that Celtic are intent on doing business and doing business early in the January window but secondly, to my mind, it shows a real long-term outlook from Brendan Rodgers...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 6, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 6, 2017

Moussa Dembele exceptional, says Davie Hay. Big name players do it in big games

I thought that once again Moussa Dembele was the outstanding man on the pitch at Ibrox last weekend as Celtic came from behind to beat Rangers...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 6, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 6, 2017

Celtic agree fee for midfielder

Celtic have agreed a fee of in the region of £3m for Ivorian midfielder Kouassi Eboue...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 6, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 4, 2017

Brendan Rodgers hails Leigh Griffiths, applauds Moussa Dembele’s big-game presence

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has praised the “outstanding” Leigh Griffiths – but explained his reasons why he went for Moussa Dembele at Ibrox...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 4, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 4, 2017

Stuart Armstrong to be offered new deal by Celtic as reward for his brilliant form

STUART ARMSTRONG is set to become the latest Celtic player to be offered a new long-term deal at the club...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 4, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Jan 3, 2017

Rodgers hails ‘brilliant result’

Brendan Rodgers labelled Celtic’s latest O** F*** success against Rangers as a “brilliant result”...

The Hoops Blog · Jan 3, 2017
The Hoops Blog · Dec 28, 2016

Brendan Rodgers: Kids have to stop blaming everyone else if they don’t make the grade

BRENDAN RODGERS last night insisted there was a blame culture in Scottish football which is responsible for young players not making the grade...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 28, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 27, 2016

Brendan Rodgers tells Liverpool: No amount of money will steal Moussa Dembele from Celtic

BRENDAN RODGERS last night told his old club Liverpool they have no chance of signing Moussa Dembele next month...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 27, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 27, 2016

Brendan Rodgers: Kids have to stop blaming everyone else if they don’t make the grade

BRENDAN RODGERS last night insisted there was a blame culture in Scottish football which is responsible for young players not making the grade...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 27, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 26, 2016

Rodgers sees red over dismissal

Manager Brendan Rodgers has criticised the red card issued to midfielder Callum McGregor during the 3-0 victory at Hamilton Academical...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 26, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 26, 2016

Hamilton Academical 0 Celtic 3

Celtic maintained their clear advantage at the top of the table despite being reduced to ten-men at Hamilton Academical...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 26, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 24, 2016

Rodgers expects player movement

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers expects further activity in the forthcoming transfer window...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 24, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 24, 2016

Forward relishes derby prospect

Celtic forward Scott Sinclair is keenly anticipating his first O** F*** clash at Ibrox...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 24, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 24, 2016

Hamilton Academical v Celtic

Runaway leaders Celtic are at Hamilton Academical for an early lunchtime start on Saturday afternoon (kick-off 12...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 24, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 21, 2016

Brendan Rodgers: Celtic star Jozo Simunovic is going nowhere

BRENDAN RODGERS has warned Torino that Celtic are not prepared to sell star stopper Jozo Simunovic...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 21, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 21, 2016

Celtic 1 Partick Thistle 0: Hoops cruise into 14-point lead

IT is said that the mark of champions is a team which can grind out a win without playing well...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 21, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 20, 2016

Leigh Griffiths relishing Scott Sinclair return

Scott Sinclair came off the treatment table on Saturday afternoon – and Leigh Griffiths believes the 27-year-old winger can be pivotal to Celtic heading into the New Year unbeaten...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 20, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 20, 2016

Brendan Rodgers will throw in the kids for tonight’s game against Jags

Brendan Rodgers will look to play some of the Hoops kids tonight as Celtic host Partick Thistle...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 20, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 19, 2016

Scott Brown leaves his mark – even when he’s on the sidelines

Even when he isn’t there he makes an impression. Scott Brown has been Celtic’s shining light this season...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 19, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 19, 2016

GMS: Stuart Armstrong is a future Celtic captain

Gary Mackay-Steven believes that Stuart Armstrong could be a future Celtic captain...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 19, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 19, 2016

Moussa Dembele insists much more to come as he is named best young player in France

Moussa Dembele has told the Celtic fans that there is much more to come from him after he won the prestigious Trophée de l’Espoir Français this weekend...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 19, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 18, 2016

Football on TV: Where to watch Hamilton v Rangers, Morton v Hibs and much more this weekend

RANGERS travel to New Douglas Park to face Hamilton Accies in this weekend’s televised Scottish Premiership game...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 18, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 18, 2016

Celtic 2 Dundee 1

Celtic restored their eleven-point lead at the top of the table with a narrow 2-1 victory against Dundee at Celtic Park...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 18, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 17, 2016

Southampton want a world record £50m for Virgil van Dijk meaning a £5m boost for Celtic if their former defender moves in January

VIRGIL VAN DIJK could earn Celtic as much as £5million next month after Southampton confirmed there was no buy-out clause inserted into his contract...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 17, 2016
The Hoops Blog · Dec 17, 2016

Celtic v Dundee

Runaway leaders Celtic are at home again on Saturday when facing Dundee at Celtic Park...

The Hoops Blog · Dec 17, 2016
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Rangers fall short in their attempt to return to the top of the Scottish Premiership as they are held to a 1-1 draw at Tynecastle...

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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

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