Saturday, February 23, 2019

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Scottish Champions and 16th best side in Europe from last season will take in 135th placed side in the European Club team rankings for a £30 Million pound participation in this seasons best club football tournament in the World. After beating Irish outfit Cliftonville and then Swedish side Elfsborg 1-0 over 2 games, Celtic go into this massive favourites, best price 12/1 against to lose

Celtic have been drawn to play Kazakh side Shakhter Karagandy in the Champions League play-off round.

The Kazakhstan Premier League winners defeated the Belarusians BATE Borisov 2-0 on aggregate... Read More


Celtic endured a nervous 90 minutes in Boras to complete an aggregate 1-0 win against Elfsborg and progress to the Champions League play-off round.

Mohamed Bangura, who is on loan at Elfsborg from Celtic, threatened to draw the Swedes level in the tie before Joe Ledley had a shot well saved at the other end.

The hosts were lively going forward but lacked the necessary cutting edge.

Elfsborg drop into the Europa League play-off round, and the draw for that and the Champions League play-off stage will take place on Friday.

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Scottish International player Charlie Mulgrew is delighted with Stokes as he makes it 2-1

Reigning champions Celtic came back from behind to beat Ross County in their Scottish Premiership opener.

County's Darren Maatsen shocked Celtic Park with an emphatic early goal from distance.

Hoops' Dutch debutant Derk Boerrigter looked lively before Anthony Stokes levelled from a yard out for the hosts.

Celtic hit the woodwork twice after the break and Stokes was denied a penalty before the striker's late near-post finish clinched three... Read More

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Commons got on the end of a cross to head the ball brilliantly down into the ground and then high into the net past the keeper who had no chance, below you can see what it meant to him and the 40,153 people packed into the stadium

Chris Commons scores the only goal on 73 minutes. Picture:

Kris Commons scored with a header to give Celtic the edge in their Champions League third qualifying round tie.

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Celtic Park last season on the 125th Birthday of the famous Club, beating Barcelona 2-1

Derk Boerrigter will be in Celtic's squad for the first leg of their Champions League third qualifying round tie should he sign on Tuesday.

The 26-year-old Ajax forward is to have a medical in Glasgow but fellow Dutchman Virgil van Dijk is still out with a foot injury.

Defenders Adam Matthews and Charlie Mulgrew and midfielder Joe Ledley return for manager Neil Lennon.

On-loan Celtic striker Mo Bangura is eligible to play for Elfsborg.

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Matthew Glazier from takes a look at the longest serving managers in the Premier League.

Sir Alex Ferguson, David Moyes and Tony Pulis have all stepped down from their respective posts recently, something which means Arsene Wenger is the only manager to have been in charge of a Premier League club for a significant length of time.Arsene Wenger Arsenal 16 years, 232 daysThe Frenchman might be wondering he should step down, with his fellow long-serving managers having recently done the same, although the 63-year-old is likely to be at the Emirates Stadium for some time yet.... Read More

Mourinho has hardly endeared himself to Madrid fans this term, and the fact that the former Inter Milan boss was forced to concede the title race before the winter break, with Barcelona holding what looks to be an insurmountable lead at the summit of the Spanish top flight, has not helped his cause.

The 49-year-old was jeered by the Madrid faithful after dropping club captain - and fan favourite - Iker Casillas last month, and caused yet more controversy by challenging supporters to come out 40 minutes before kick-off to boo him before their next game instead of during it.

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