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Friendly findings – back to square one?

Given the shambles surrounding domestic competition in Scotland, Europe has become more significant than ever for Celtic. Not just for Neil Lennon, who after two disappointing continental campaigns needs to prove his managerial credentials outwith the SPL, but for the … Continue reading

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Kilmarnock 0 – 6 Celtic: Celtic crowned Champions with diamond performance

Celtic are SPL Champions after smashing Kilmarnock 6-0 at Rugby Park. Neil Lennon’s side had to shake off their recent dull form to inflict some kind of revenge following the recent League Cup defeat, fittingly doing the job at the … Continue reading

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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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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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Celtic 0 – 0 Hibernian – Clinging on to hope

So unsatisfied with the showings of most of his team of late, Neil Lennon has taken the rare step of threatening to publicly name and shame his guiltiest underperformers. It’s an empty threat: there’s not a person associated with the … Continue reading

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Celtic 2 – 1 Aberdeen: Celtic their own worst enemy

Celtic made hard work of beating a stubborn Aberdeen, meekly allowing the Dons to come back into the game before Charlie Mulgrew’s 72nd minute winner. Neil Lennon had spoke at length before the match about his sides poor record returning … Continue reading

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Rennes Vs Celtic – Tactical preview

Under-fire Celtic manager Neil Lennon leads his side to the North-West of France on Thursday, to take on Stade Rennais in the Europa League. While Sion refuse to give up their battle with UEFA for reinstatement, the Swiss are the … Continue reading

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Celtic 1 – 1 Udinese: Result reflects performance but questions still remain

Celtic grabbed a draw from the jaws of victory against Udinese in the Europa League last night, after leading the game for all of 80+ minutes. Gary Hooper’s clumsy chest-barge was enough to topple Neuton in the box, and Almen … Continue reading

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