This weekend see’s the first round of post split matches in the SPFL Premiership, to mark this occasion I decided to put together a preview of sorts of the upcoming weekend fixtures. However, as is typically of most things Scottish football, I’ve made a bit of an arse of things and completely forgot to write … Continue reading Top 6 Preview (& Review) MatchDay 34
After the Hearts game at Tynecastle in late December I wrote an article on moments in football and their impact on games and seasons. That particular article was inspired by Osman Sow’s last minute equaliser for the hosts and the subsequent anti Ronny Deila outpourings on social media. Sow’s goal, a thumping 25-yard effort, cost … Continue reading Tom Rogic and Moments Revisited
With the imminent arrival of Eirk Sviatchenko and the possibility of Steven Fletcher also joining on loan, Celtic are finally coming to the party that is the January transfer window. This writer, and many others, have already identified areas for strengthening within the current Celtic squad and the proposed signing of Sviatchenko should go some … Continue reading Tales of January Transfer Windows Past
The fall out from Thursday night's Molde debacle is well and truly under-way and, I fear, will not go away for some time yet; although may not be a bad thing. As usual I've left it a couple of days to let some of the dust settle before chucking in my two pence worth to the … Continue reading Deila, Commons, Molde and all that.
The aim of all football clubs during a transfer window is to come out of it stronger than they entered it. Keeping top performing players is a priority, as is adding additional quality to the existing playing squad in order to see it improve and move on to the next level. At the very least, … Continue reading Summer Transfer Window 2015
I’ve had a few different posts in mind for a while now but never actually got round to writing them. However, Tuesday night’s ‘disaster’ in Malmo, might just be the catalyst to bring together a few of the main points of these unwritten posts in one place. The main crux of this post is that … Continue reading A Thank You (of sorts) to Malmo
Deila’s Team has Come of Age Celtic’s performance over both legs against Inter Milan was almost unrecognisable from the embarrassing and shoddy displays against Legia and Maribor at the start of the season. So bad were the performances in those ties that a significant number of fans and media ‘experts’ were prematurely calling for Deila’s … Continue reading 5 Things we Learned: Celtic Vs. Inter Milan