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Celtic 0-3 Juventus: Celtic cause problems in the first half, but Juve’s finishing far superior

February 12, 2013
Celtic 0-3 Juventus: Celtic cause problems in the first half, but Juve’s finishing far superior

There was much to admire about Celtic’s performance, but they couldn’t sustain their early effort. Neil Lennon decided to use Efe Ambrose at the back, despite his participation in Nigeria’s 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations win on Sunday evening. Upfront, Lennon used three attackers – Kris Commons, James Forrest and Gary Hooper. Antonio Conte is still...
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Celtic 2-1 Barcelona: a famous victory

November 8, 2012
Celtic 2-1 Barcelona: a famous victory

Little possession for long periods – then a set-piece opener followed by a second on the break – a classic underdog victory. Neil Lennon was forced into a few changes from the side he used at the weekend, but kept to a 4-4-1-1ish formation. Adam Matthews played at left-back despite being right-sided, Kris Commons moved...
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Celtic 3-0 Rangers: Celtic better all over the pitch

February 20, 2011
Celtic 3-0 Rangers: Celtic better all over the pitch

Celtic extended their advantage at the top of the SPL with a dominant performance.
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Rangers 0-2 Celtic: Samaras settles an otherwise quiet Old Firm derby

January 3, 2011
Rangers 0-2 Celtic: Samaras settles an otherwise quiet Old Firm derby

Georgios Samaras scored his first two goals of the season to hand Celtic an important victory.
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Celtic 1-3 Rangers: second half turnaround

October 24, 2010
Celtic 1-3 Rangers: second half turnaround

A typically fiery Old Firm derby saw Celtic lose their 100% record, and Rangers maintain theirs.
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Posted in Scotland | 12 Comments »