When Manny Perez found out that he was signing for Scottish Premiership side Celtic, he must have been elated and probably didn’t know things would not turn out to be what he expected. Due to several troubles he encountered trying to secure a work permit in Scotland so he would be eligible to play for Celtic, he has now departed the club and will be spending the next season in the United States Major League Soccer.
Before leaving Parkhead, he was not even allowed to make his Celtic debut, turning his dream transfer into a nightmare. In the light of that event, he became significantly frustrated and disappointed in the fact that he was unable to get his paperwork done. He then handed in a transfer request at the club, asking the board to allow him to spend at least a season away on loan. Celtic found it hard to get suitors for the 22-year-old because of his lack of playing opportunity, but he has now found an escape route from the trying situation. Continue reading “PEREZ LEAVES CELTIC AFTER NIGHTMARE TRANSFER”
The race to snap up Crystal Palace youngster Jesurun Rak-Sakyi has continued to hot up with Celtic now the latest addition to the list of his potential suitors. The Scottish giants are popularly known for breeding young players and turning them into world-beaters in a short space of time, and they look like they are not done yet and want to continue that tradition following their latest links.
The youngster is also a target for Premier League outfit Everton, as well as Bundesliga clubs Schalke 04 and Borussia Monchengladbach. According to the Daily Mail, he does not want to sign a professional contract at Palace and wants to leave the club in a bid to secure more game time elsewhere, even though the London club are very much interested in keeping him. They may however be forced to allow him to leave the club for a fee in the summer rather than watching him walk away on a free transfer. Continue reading “Celtic Join The Race To Sign Crystal Palace Starlet Jesurun”
Celtic manager Neil Lennon is currently getting his team ready as they prepare to take on Aberdeen in their next league clash. The manager lost defender Stephen Welsh to an ankle injury who sat out his side's victory over St Johnstone at the weekend. He picked up the injury against St Mirren last week and was stretchered off the pitch as a result.
The center-back is now hoping his manager will keep to his word and reinstate him in the starting XI upon his return from the injury against Aberdeen. He is expected to recover in time for their next league clash against rivals Aberdeen given that his injury was eventually discovered to be not as bad as first feared. Continue reading “Predicted Celtic Starting XI To Take On Aberdeen”
Scottish Premiership champions Celtic are reportedly on the trail of a Nigerian player according to the latest reports in the Scottish media.Celtic are said to be interested in the Nigerian player Fatai Gbadamosi, who plays his club football for Shooting Stars in his native Nigeria. Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan plays in the second tier of Nigerian club football also known as the Nigeria National League (NNL).
The news of the Celtic interest in defensive midfielder FataiGbadamosi was first reported by media portal 90min.Celtic are not the only Scottish Premiership club in the race to sign FataiGbadamosi with arch rivals Rangers also keen to sign him. Rangers and Celtic have been fighting for supremacy in the Scottish Premiership this season though it looks like the former is proving to be unstoppable and their fight could extend to the transfer market in a bid to sign FataiGbadamosi. Continue reading “CELTIC LINKED WITH NIGERIAN PLAYER”
claim are looking to make a huge statement by bringing in Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson on loan in the January transfer window. The Scottish club is in the hunt for top reinforcement in their goalkeeping department, and Henderson has been eyed as the man to claim their number one spot as from January.
Ex Scotland manager Alex McLeish was in an exclusive session with the assistant editor of Football Insider Russell Edge, where he weighed in on the subject. McLeish described Henderson as a fabulous goalkeeper and cited that the Red Devils young goalie had a tremendous season at Sheffield last campaign. Continue reading “CELTIC HOPING TO SIGN UNITED’S HENDERSON IN JANUARY”
Celtic could lose star forward Odsonne Edouard to Leeds United this summer. The likely English Championship winner are already dreaming of a move to the English topflight next season. Arming themselves with one of the top talents in Britain seems like the move here.
Other Premier League sides are also monitoring the player who netted 21 times for the Scottish Premiership said. Scotland has developed several Premier League quality stars like Virgil van Dijk, Ryan Fraser, Kieran Tierney etc. Edouard looks like one headed in that direction. Continue reading “CELTIC TO LOSE EDOUARD AND FORSTER”
Celtic fans were thrown in wild jubilations in the city after being declared the winners of the 2019/20 season. Since the suspension of the current term in March when the Corona Virus pandemic hit the nation hard, there were arguments for and against the resumption of the season. However, with no plans in place to restart the league by mid-May, the Scottish Professional Football League agreed to curtail the season and declare Celtic winners.
As at when the season was suspended, Celtic has garnered 80 points from 30 games, 13 points ahead of closest rival Rangers who had a game in hand. Motherwell was in distant third with 46 games after 30 matches. At the bottom of the log, Hamilton earned 27 points from 30 games, four points ahead of Hearts after the same number of games played. Continue reading “CELTIC IN WILD JUBILATIONS WITH LEAGUE WIN”
Cesc Fabregas has taken a light-hearted dig at the Premier League for not introducing a mid-season winter break when he was still playing in England.
The spaniard joined Arsenal in 2003 as a youngster from Barcelona. He spent 8 years in North London before moving back home to boyhood club Barcelona. He spent the last three years with Arsenal as the captain of the club. He will have another go at the Premier league. After three years with Barcelona he left to join Chelsea in 2014. At Chelsea he won the Premier league titles. He won the first one under Jose Mourinho and the other with Anotonio Conte. He left Chelsea in 2019 to join Monaco. All through his stay in England, the football season never had a winter break. Continue reading “CESC TAKES LIGHTHEARTED DIG AT PREMIER LEAGUE”
Celtic manager Neil Lennon has revealed that star forward OdsonneEdouard is not leaving in January. There have been speculations that the 21-year-old is a transfer target of the likes of Lazio, Roma, Lyon, and Napoli.