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Celtic’s Mission: Your Loss

Celtic’s Mission: Your Loss

By Brian P. Dunleavy With the treble firmly in his sights, Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has one message for his team and its supporters: Perfection is overrated. Although his team…

Scottish Cup: Old Firm Preview

Scottish Cup: Old Firm Preview

By Brian P. Dunleavy Forgive us if the scene seems all too familiar. Celtic, the league done and dusted, enter a Scottish Cup semi-final against the other half of…

Derek And The Dominos

Derek And The Dominos

By Brian P. Dunleavy Aberdeen sit nine points clear of Rangers in the battle for second place in the Scottish Premiership, with six matches to be played. Solid position, to…

The Pedro Principle – The New Rangers Boss Faces An Uphill Struggle

The Pedro Principle – The New Rangers Boss Faces An Uphill Struggle

By Brian P. Dunleavy Certainly, a key part of Pedro Caixinha’s remit as new Rangers bench boss entails preparing the side for its first European adventures in some six…

Scotland’s Green Team

Scotland’s Green Team

Brian P. Dunleavy Celtic—er, we mean Scotland—defeated Slovenia 1-0 on Sunday to keep its slim hopes for the 2018 World Cup alive, albeit still on life support…

Scotland’s Empty Promises

Scotland’s Empty Promises

By Brian P. Dunleavy If a match is played at Easter Road, and there’s no one there to see or hear it, does it make a sound? Yes, but…

More Than A Game: Pride Is Always At Stake In An Old Firm Match

More Than A Game: Pride Is Always At Stake In An Old Firm Match

By Brian P. Dunleavy Sunday’s Old Firm clash at Celtic Park harkened back to many of the teams’ encounters in the late 2000s. A decade ago, with the fact…

The Full Scottish: Old Firm Preview & Other Stories

The Full Scottish: Old Firm Preview & Other Stories

By Brian P. Dunleavy Late last month, media reports suggested that Rangers officials hoped to have a new Director of Football and manager in place in time for Sunday’s…

Ambrose Alert: Nigerian Midfielder Leaves Celtic For Hibs

Ambrose Alert: Nigerian Midfielder Leaves Celtic For Hibs

By Brian P. Dunleavy Celtic defender/midfielder Efe Ambrose joined Hibernian on an emergency loan on Tuesday, and the Easter Road side lost its first league match since December 2nd…

Mackay’s The Limit: Will The Controversial Scot Manage Rangers?

Mackay’s The Limit: Will The Controversial Scot Manage Rangers?

By Brian P. Dunleavy SFA Performance Director Malky Mackay reportedly met with Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers Tuesday to engage the latter in the governing body’s latest youth development initiative…