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The Old Firm Never Gets Old

The Old Firm Never Gets Old

By Brian P. Dunleavy   Celtic and Rangers face off at Ibrox on Saturday—the first Old Firm match of the young season.   For all you hear from a…

Celtic N’Aiment Pas Paris

Celtic N’Aiment Pas Paris

By Brian P. Dunleavy   An article in Saturday’s Irish Times described it best.   On Friday, Celtic played a Hamilton Academical side, which paid what was, for them…

Winning Is Everything

Winning Is Everything

By Brian P. Dunleavy Celtic did something on Tuesday they hadn’t done—in a competitive match—since November 23rd of last year. They lost. And yet, they won. &nbsp…

Celtic’s Roberts Rule

Celtic’s Roberts Rule

By Brian P. Dunleavy   If you read the comments of Celtic supporters on Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms—and, no, you’ll never get that time back…

Lansdowne Bhoys In Hunt for Further National Glory

Lansdowne Bhoys In Hunt for Further National Glory

By Jay Mwamba   The U.S. Amateur soccer title in the bag, CSL juggernaut Lansdowne Bhoys continue their quest for an unprecedented national cup double in the USASA’s…

Rangers Pass Latest Test With 6-0 League Cup Win

Rangers Pass Latest Test With 6-0 League Cup Win

By Brian P. Dunleavy Here in America, we might have referred to it as a “trap game.” In Britain, it would have been called a “banana skin.” No, it wasn…

Scottish Premiership Predictions

Scottish Premiership Predictions

By Brian P. Dunleavy The 2017-18 Scottish Premiership season begins in earnest this weekend, although several of the top sides from last term have already been active—if unsteady…

Celtic in the Norwegian Woods?

Celtic in the Norwegian Woods?

By Brian P. Dunleavy B.K. Rosenborg sounds like an accounting firm based in, say, downtown Brooklyn. However, they are actually a football club, and a quite good one. The…

Mayday for Scottish Football in Europe?

Mayday for Scottish Football in Europe?

By Brian P. Dunleavy It’s been said that, “a rising tide lifts all boats.” Actually, it’s an expression that has—to the delight of at least a segment…

Qualified Success: Celtic Embark On Another Euro Campaign

Qualified Success: Celtic Embark On Another Euro Campaign

By Brian P. Dunleavy To followers of, say, English football or even MLS (the relatively few, and the justifiably proud), the qualification rounds for the European Champions’ League are a…