Category Archives: St Mirren

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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Celtic 5 – 0 St Mirren: Celtic punish St Mirren’s tactical travails

Celtic strolled back to within 4 points of the SPL front-runners after an enjoyable 5-0 win over St Mirren at Parkhead. It’s difficult to pin-point the highlight; Georgios Samaras’ (match-winning?) opening efficacy, Gary Hooper’s hat-trick or youngster Dylan McGeouch’s astonishing … Continue reading

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St Mirren 0 – 2 Celtic: Hooper double flatters Celtic

The first question on everybody’s lips following Celtic’s lacklustre exit (as it stands) from the Europa League, is who will keep a place after such a universally poor showing? Celtic Lineup The answer, is that only Joe Ledley and Georgios … Continue reading

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Celtic 1 – 0 St Mirren: Stubborn St Mirren frustrate under-par Celtic

Celtic struggled to come away with all three points today against a well organised, defensive St Mirren outfit. A stodgy, poor performance preceded a late goal from substitute Kris Commons to stretch the lead at the top of the SPL … Continue reading

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St Mirren 0 – 1 Celtic: Good subs overcome stubborn Buddies

With off-field shenanigans coming to dominate the head-lines of late, it was a relief for a game to go by where the main talking point was the football. A below par Celtic needed a 92nd minute goal to take all … Continue reading

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