Standing up for your views, San Siro

Another day another Uefa fine for crowd-related transgressions, the umpteenth in recent years.  When we went to Seville we knew you could take tens of thousands of Celtic fans anywhere, secure in the knowledge they would make friends with police and locals alike.  That reputation’s gone, the Fifa and Uefa awards, relics. The world appears [...]

Doncaster wriggling with rules

SPFL chief executive, Neil Doncaster, is clear on the subject of offensive singing at football games: “It remains the SPFL’s position that if it can be established that clubs have done everything required in overall management of the event pre-match, during the game and post-match then they have no case to answer”. This may be [...]

Week with a sting in the tail

The narrative was set for Aberdeen.  After six consecutive league wins without losing a goal, their bubble was burst when they drew with Dundee and St Johnstone, but it hasn’t turned out that way.  They have scored 10 and not conceded in the three league games since.  Out of the Scottish and League Cups, their [...]

Celtic 4-0 Hamilton Academical

4 - 0
  • Commons (57, 82), Johansen (64), Guidetti (78

Before kick-off Ronny Deila spoke about the 12 chances his team had to score when these teams met at Celtic Park earlier in the season, when the visitors won 0-1.  After his side failed to convert an avalanche of first half chances, he may have ponded that they were quickly approaching that dozen mark, and [...]