Monthly Archives: February 2012

Celtic 2 – 0 Dunfermline: Pars do well to keep score down

Celtic put in one of the most dominating performances of the season against a deeply¬†entrenched¬†Dunfermline- and despite a glut of chances Celtic only mustered two goals. Though Jim McIntyre’s tactics were overtly negative, it was a sound defensive exercise that … Continue reading

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Hibernian 0 – 5 Celtic: Fenlon’s risk back-fires as Celtic run riot

To close Rangers FC’s darkest ever week, Celtic stretched the gap at the top of the league to 17 points thanks to a hard-fought win over Hibernian. The hosts started aggressively, employing a tight man-marking system all over the park, … Continue reading

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Hearts 0 – 4 Celtic: Lennon takes Sergio’s 5-4-1 to task

Just when you thought that news of Fabio Capello’sEnglandresignation might overshadow Celtic’s visit to Tynecastle, a remarkable, explosive opening period preceded a fascinating tactical battle. Celtic Lineup Neil Lennon made a single change to the side that beat Caley Thistle … Continue reading

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January transfer window provides attacking options

January has been an eventful month for the two main football clubs of Glasgow – in vastly different ways. Aside from crashing out of the Scottish Cup to Dundee Utd, Rangers lurch ominously from one off-field bombshell to the next … Continue reading

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Inverness CT 0 – 2 Celtic: Lennon demonstrates flexibility and depth

Celtic overpowered a difficult Inverness CT side in the Highlands, to become the first name through to the quarter finals of the William Hill Scottish Cup. While the hosts were tough to break down throughout, they proved to be their … Continue reading

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