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Monthly Archives: June 2020

Indirect Racism – A Celtic Fan’s Story
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18 June 2020
    I’ve thought long and hard about writing this “Will I Won’t I Will I draw unnecessary negative attention my way Is my story worth telling” Then I looked at the Black Lives Matter movement, who are fighting racial injustice and systematic racism - while trying to educate on the indirect racism that still exists in this country What is indirect...
Bobby Murdoch – World Class
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15 June 2020
  Just recently it was Bobby Murdoch’s anniversary and quite a lot of attention was focused on the man who I consider to be the best player ever to pull on a Celtic jersey, and while facetiously not referring to his rather ‘stocky’ physique, to paraphrase Jock Stein, ‘the Celtic jersey definitely didn’t shrink to fit Bobby Murdoch’! I first seen Murdoch...
Talking Celtic Soul with Love/Hate star Johnny Ward
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13 June 2020
  The weekend Celtic Soul Podcast Episode 5 with More than 90 Minutes editor a home and away Celtic fan, Andrew Milne, in conversation with Dublin Actor Johnny Ward talking Life, Work and Celtic Lisbon 67 T-Shirt / Black  Johnny a man of many talents shot to fame when he got his big acting break in Love/ Hate He is also a star of Irish Soap Opera , Fair...
REWIND – Celtic v Man Utd.- 21 Nov 2006- Lights, Cameras & A Naka Cracka
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13 June 2020
  Manchester United! The team of Alex Ferguson, and, long ago of , Matt Busby and Jimmy Delaney! The team which had resurrected itself from Munich and had won the European Cup a year after Celtic did A team of romance and passion – not unlike Celtic themselves 10IAR T-Shirt / Black  Meetings between the two had been scarce – Celtic had beaten them in...
Celtic Dynasty – The Mighty McStay’s
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8 June 2020
  A pair of brothers winning Scottish Cup medals is no unusual When they do it three times, it becomes rather noticeable, and when sixty years later, their great-nephews do the same thing, then everyone really has to sit up and take notice But this is only one of the remarkable achievements of the McStay dynasty Celtic Soul T-Shirt | Black  A total of four...
Scottish Cup Final – The Agony of 1984
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7 June 2020
  It was the BBC Scotland programme on Lockdown TV on May 15 2020 about Aberdeen that brought it all back I refer to the Scottish Cup Final of May 19 1984 I recall I took it very badly at the time, and time has not really healed this particular wound 15 Digitals Editions including latest issue 109  In 1984, it has to be admitted, Aberdeen were a good side...
The deeper meaning for the Irish diaspora in Scotland behind Celtic’s 1967 win in Lisbon
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7 June 2020
  On the 25th May 1967 in the Portuguese capital Lisbon, Celtic Football Club defeated Internazionale from Milan 2-1 to become the first club from Britain and from northern Europe to win the European Cup By 2019 barely twenty-two clubs had managed to win this most prestigious football trophy However, Celtic’s win originated from much more modest and humble beginnings...
Celtic Season Tickets – A Virtual tale of Renewals & Refunds
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6 June 2020
  As Celtic fans scratch their heads about virtual season books for those who renew their actual season books, information is still a little tin on the ground for fans Celtic have however announced they will be engaging with Sunset & Vine a production company who produce BT’s Sport’s Europa League Coverage and SPFL to produce the Celtic match day experience...
How Billy McNeill kicked off the Celtic Revolution
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5 June 2020
  A footballing revolution began on April 24 1965, and it all began with Billy McNeill Up to that point, opinion had differed about Billy There were those who saw a world class centre half, invincible in the air albeit a little more vulnerable on the ground, in an ordinary Celtic team More than 90 Minutes Issue 109 Print Copy Others thought that he was, like...