Monthly Archives: January 2012

Celtic 3 – 1 Falkirk: Celtic survive scare to power through

Celtic had to deal with a bright and forward-thinking Falkirk side to progress to the final of the¬†Scottish Communities League Cup. With Gary Hooper already having a goal erroneously chalked off, Scott Brown opened the scoring with a penalty. Falkirk … Continue reading

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St Mirren 0 – 2 Celtic: Lennon throws caution to the wind to find breakthrough

On a horrendous January afternoon, Celtic eventually broke down a resolute and prickly St Mirren. It took numerous tinkerings until Neil Lennon found a system that worked – the introduction of Kris Commons and Anthony Stokes on the hour swinging … Continue reading

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Peterhead 0 – 3 Celtic: Celtic stroll through as Stokes grabs hat-trick

Neil Lennon was able to rotate in a handful of players on the fringes in his sides Scottish Cup 4th Round win at Peterhead. With the hosts defending deep and doggedly, it took 36 minutes to break the deadlock. But … Continue reading

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Dunfermline 0 – 3 Celtic: Mulgrew helps deliver ten wins in ten

Celtic made it 10 SPL wins from 10 after picking apart a rugged, if overly negative Dunfermline side. In the furious January weather that currently batters Scotland, the home side followed a frequent ‘anti-Celtic’ model of sitting deep, packing the … Continue reading

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