Respectfully disagree, Neil

I like Neil Lennon.  If Neil Lennon is talking about football, I shut up and listen.  But I respectfully disagree on other subjects.  If the last three years have taught us anything it’s that Celtic don’t need oldco or newco Rangers.  Unequivocally, Celtic Park is quieter since Rangers liquidated, the level of competition we previously [...]

Celtic 3-0 Dundee United

3 - 0
  • Mackay-Steven (16), Guidetti (33), Denayer (45+1)

Celtic’s Dundee United era ended today with a comfortable 3-0 Premiership win at Celtic Park.  The heavy lifting was done in the first half, where a special goal from Gary Mackay-Steven go things underway before none-too-shabby efforts from John Guidetti and Jason Denayer secured the win before. Mackay-Steven’s goal arrived on 16 minutes.  He collected [...]

Adrenaline dip, reds, wanton ruffling

Cast your mind back to earlier this month.  February ended with a 100% domestic record, qualification for the League Cup Final and two merit awards for performances against Inter Milan.  We then walloped nearest challengers Aberdeen 4-0.  A small matter of a game against St Johnstone lay ahead before the Scottish and League Cup double-header [...]

Forrest Feedback Club, Nir ruffling

The James Forrest Feedback Club were quiet last night.  I’ve no idea if James will rediscover his form on a sustained basis, or if his limbs will allow him to attain his potential, but it was good to see him running at defenders with confidence again. He got the measure of John Rankin early on.  [...]