Celtic

Have Celtic Received The Luckiest Reprieve In Football?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Sport

Celtic have been humiliatingly reinstated in the Champions League after their qualifying conquests Legia Warsaw were expelled for fielding an ineligib...

How the Power of Sport and Support Is Helping Cancer Suffers Rebuild Their Lives

Alan Stubbs | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK Sport
Alan Stubbs

Celtic is more than just a football club, it's a family. They looked after me so well and I can honestly say I wouldn't be here today without them. Cancer can take away your confidence, leave you very vulnerable. When someone tells you that you have cancer you automatically think "I'm going to die". That's a very hard thing to deal with in itself.

Keane Pulls Out Of Another World Cup

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK Sport

Roy Keane has pulled out of ITV's World Cup coverage in Brazil to concentrate on his coaching career. Your World Cup 2014 TV Schedule Guide Cut-...

6 Men Who Could Replace Lennon At Celtic

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.05.2014 | UK Sport

Neil Lennon's decision to step down as Celtic manager after four years is as much of a surprise as them winning the Scottish Premiership. In a leag...

Brave Celtic Fan Oscar Dies Aged 5 After Cancer Battle

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Sport

Oscar Knox, the five-year-old Celtic fan from Northern Ireland whose battle against cancer captured the hearts of thousands, has died. The Co Antri...

Helena Costa Becomes First Female Manager At Clermont Foot

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Sport

French Ligue 2 side Clermont Foot have announced they will be managed by a woman next season, with Helena Costa appointed as head coach. The 36-yea...

WATCH: Griffiths Faces Race Claim Over 'Refugee' Chant (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Sport

The Scottish Football Association could take action against Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths after footage appeared to show him labelling former Hearts ...

WATCH: What Was Former Hibs Striker Griffiths Chanting About Hearts? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Sport

Former Hibernian striker Leigh Griffiths could be in hot water after he was filmed singing about Hearts' liquidation threat. Celtic star Griffiths ...

Stokes Charged With Assaulting Elvis Impersonator

PA | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Sport

Celtic striker Anthony Stokes has been charged before a court in Ireland with assault causing harm. Dressed in a grey hoodie, blue jeans and runner...

Celtic Ban 128 Fans And Close Green Brigade Section After Motherwell Mither (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.12.2013 | UK Sport

Celtic have announced have temporarily banned 128 supporters from home and away matches, and closed the Green Brigade section of Celtic Park following...

Do You Find This Offensive? Celtic To Be Charged For Sands Banner

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK Sport

Celtic's elimination from the Champions League by AC Milan is likely to be compounded by a Uefa charge over a Bobby Sands banner. The Green Brigade...

The Champions League in 2012 and 2013: Parallel Tournaments for Celtic

Ally Livingston | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Sport
Ally Livingston

This time, last year, I was writing as my beloved Celtic, against all odds, triumphed into the last 16 of the Champions League. This year, the dream is already over by Matchday Five. Yet, my thoughts are not of sorrow but simply that this season's Champions League was not all that different to 2012's successes.

Five Celtic Fans Jailed In Amsterdam Over Violent Clashes

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Sport

Five Celtic fans have received jail terms for their involvement in violence before their Champions League match against Ajax in Amsterdam. A sixth ...

How a Jake Thackray Song Helped Me to Understand the Importance Of Preserving the Cornish Language

Lenny George | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lenny George

When someone from England says to me "why are you studying Cornish? It's a 'dead' language", I can reply that if they consider themselves to be a Briton then in fact I'm learning and helping to preserve the language of their ancestors too.

Discrimination in British Football

Ally Livingston | Posted 29.12.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Ally Livingston

Football is simple to learn, inexpensive to play, and loved across so many borders. As such, it can teach its fans (and its players) the values of mutual respect and tolerance. When your young heroes are so diverse, it is bound to stutter racism.

Lennon Accuses Neymar Of Play-Acting Over Brown Red Card

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Sport

Celtc boss Neil Lennon accused Neymar of play-acting over Scott Brown's red card in the 1-0 Champions League defeat to Barcelona. The home side wer...

Barça Edge Out Celtic, Mesut's Marvellous And Chelsea WIn

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Sport

Mesut Özil hit his first Arsenal goal as the Gunners maintained their 100% record in the Champions League with an easy win over Rafael Benítez's Nap...

An Israeli View of Celtic's New Signing

Ally Livingston | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Sport
Ally Livingston

Celtic's signing of Nir Biton has sparked even more Israeli media interest in the bhoys. As a Celtic fan, temporarily residing in Jerusalem, this has been most welcome development, primarily due to the increasing number of games shown on Israeli television channel Sport Chamesh.

Shakhter Karagandy Will Not Sacrifice Sheep Before Celtic Tie

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Sport

Shakhter Karagandy have confirmed they will not sacrifice a sheep ahead of their Champions League play-off second leg tie at Celtic on Wednesday night...

All Shook Up

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Sport

Celtic striker Anthony Stokes has been released from police custody after being arrested over an alleged assault on an Elvis impersonator. The foot...

Efeing Hell!

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.03.2013 | UK Sport

Neil Lennon revealed that defender Efe Ambrose was disciplined for being late for training this morning ahead of the 2-0 Champions League second-leg d...

Juve See Off Celtic 5-0 On Aggregate (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.03.2013 | UK Sport

Celtic's Champions League journey ended at the last-16 stage as expected with a 5-0 aggregate defeat by Juventus after goals from Alessandro Matri and...

Is It OK for Sponsors Like O2 to Sit on Anglo/Irish Fence?

Toby Southgate | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Sport
Toby Southgate

In the middle of this intense rivalry, stakes as high as you could want them, the O2 brand identity was sitting pretty on the shirts of both England and Ireland. Is it smart for a brand to openly court the allegiances of not just two distinct fan bases, but two rival nations in the same tournament?

Fantastic Celtic, Feckless Refereeing but Fair Play to Juventus

Ally Livingston | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Ally Livingston

I was hoping to begin this article with the words 'Forza Celtic', followed by a long piece about another fantastic European result. And for 70 minutes I held genuine hope of that being the case. Celtic - scintillating but trailing. 20 minutes later Juventus had all but finished of the tie.

'If He Felt Good Then He Should Have Put In A Better Performance'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK Sport

Kris Commons has said Celtic teammate Efe Ambrose "should have put in a better performance" after the defender experienced a nightmare evening in the ...