Ross County 0-1 Celtic

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Celtic fans have a notion that Ross County are a vastly better team than St Mirren and Motherwell, who sit just about them at the bottom of the table.  But while league tables occasionally mislead, they seldom outright lie, and despite having defended expertly against Celtic over two games now, County are marooned at the [...]

Why players betting on games is a serious offence

How do you find out that a footballer is betting on the game?  They don’t walk into bookies and hand a slip over at the counter, this stuff is all done on smartphones or by telephone. Betting information is protected by the Data Protection Act, the SFA have no authority to ask and bookmakers have [...]

Playing against Celtic, Fit and Proper moment ahead, crystal balls

The second half last night will be remember for the fact that right back Mikael Lustig came within the width of the crossbar of scoring a hat-trick, while left back Emilio Izaguirre also hit the crossbar – and was caught offside in the centre forward position.  The movement and energy levels required for this type [...]

Celtic 4-0 Motherwell

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Celtic strolled to an effortless looking win over Motherwell to go top of the league tonight, thanks, in part to headed goals from three different players. Motherwell kept Celtic at bay for 26 minutes by denying them space inside the box.  Anthony Stokes and Leigh Griffiths did their best to create an opening but they [...]