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Southampton add Dutch defender van Dijk from Celtic

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Southampton have completed the signing of defender Virgil van Dijk from Celtic. The 24-year-old former Holland Under-21 international has signed a five-year contract with Saints after a successful two years in Scotland.

A long-term target of Southampton, van Dijk will now compete with the likes of Jose Fonte, Maya Yoshida and fellow summer recruit Steven Caulker for a place in Ronald Koeman's defense.

Southampton add Dutch defender van Dijk from Celtic

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Southampton have completed the signing of defender Virgil van Dijk from Celtic. The 24-year-old former Holland Under-21 international has signed a five-year contract with Saints after a successful two years in Scotland.

A long-term target of Southampton, van Dijk will now compete with the likes of Jose Fonte, Maya Yoshida and fellow summer recruit Steven Caulker for a place in Ronald Koeman's defense.

GolTV acquires Scottish Cup TV rights through 2015-16 season

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USTVnetwork GolTV has acquired rights to air Scottish Cup matches effective immediately. The bilingual soccer network will start by broadcasting the upcoming semi-finals of the prestigious Scottish competition on April 18 when Hibernian faces off against Falkirk, and one day later with Inverness CT playing Scottish giants Celtic.

Europa League Round of 32 leg 1 match report: Celtic 3 Inter Milan 3

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Parkhead played host to a thrilling first leg Europa League tie between Celtic and Inter Milan. John Guidetti was the hero, with the substitute's late goal earning Celtic a more than deserved draw in a match where defending certainly didn't come out on top.

Like many of the fixtures in this season's Europa league the draw stirs up a historical narrative.

Europa League Round of 32 leg 1 match report: Celtic 3 Inter Milan 3

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Parkhead played host to a thrilling first leg Europa League tie between Celtic and Inter Milan. John Guidetti was the hero, with the substitute's late goal earning Celtic a more than deserved draw in a match where defending certainly didn't come out on top.

Like many of the fixtures in this season's Europa league the draw stirs up a historical narrative.

Scottish football

Official: Southampton Complete £11.5m Deal For Virgil Van Dijk (Photo)

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Photo: @SouthamptonFC

Having already brought inSteven Caulker from QPR earlier in the window, Southampton have further bolstered their defensive ranks today with the signing of Virgil van Dijk from Celtic.

The Dutch centre-back, 24, has agreed a five-year contract at St Mary's after lengthy negotiations and moves for a fee reported to be somewhere in the region of £11.

Europa League: Celtic Fans Post Hilarious Responses To Threats From Knife-Wielding Fenerbahce Ultras (Photos)

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After the two teams were drawn together in the Europa League group stage yesterday afternoon, Fenerbahce fans wasted no time in attempting to intimidate their Celtic-supporting counterparts as is their ridiculous wont.

As soon as the balls were out of the bag, so to speak, Celtic fans were inundated with this kind of knife-toting nonsense.

New York Priest Left Confused After Being Repeatedly Congratulated On His Move To Celtic

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By Chris Wright

A small but crucial missing underscore left a priest in New York completely baffled a few days ago when he was suddenly bombarded with Tweets congratulating him on his move to Celtic.

Father Michael Duffy received scores of messages wishing him well at Celtic Park after successfully tying up his deadline day move from Derry City.

Partick Thistle Donate All Matchday Pies To Homeless Charity After Celtic Game Postponed

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By Chris Wright

In a story that is very close to our hearts for obvious reasons, Partick Thistle donated their entire stock of matchday pies to a homeless charity on New Year's Day after their SPL game against Celtic was postponed.

With a water-logged pitch causing the fixture to be scuttled, Thistle'scatering staff were left with a "bumper stock" of pies on their hands after buying in extra for the big game.

Celtic To Give Free Match Tickets To Unemployed Fans As Christmas Gesture Of Goodwill

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By Chris Wright

Perhaps inspired by Steven Naismith's similar charitable gesture several months ago, Celtic have announced that they are planning to give free tickets to out-of-work fans this Christmastime.

Coming via the club's official website, Celtic made the following announcement earlier today:

"[We]are pleased to announce that we are giving away a free ticket to supporters who are unemployed this Christmas for our next home match against Ross County on Saturday December 27.

UEFA Cup

Europa League Group Stages Draw 2015-2016- Ajax v Celtic and Rubin vs Liverpool

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Liverpool have been drawn against Rubin Kazan, FC Sion and Bordeaux in their draw for the group stages of the Europa League released today (August 28, 2015) Celtic, who were knocked out of the Champions League by Malmo, face a tricky group that features Ajax Amsterdam, Fenerbahce and Molde. Spurs have Anderlecht and Monaco in [.

Video- Freddy Guarin goal vs Celtic Europa League 2015- Inter v Celtic Highlights 1-0

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Video- Freddy Guarin goal vs Celtic Europa League 2015- Inter v Celtic Highlights 1-0 is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter This cracking Freddy Guarin goal v Celtic (VIDEO BELOW) gave Inter Milan a 1-0 win over the Scottish champions in the second leg of their Europa League clash on 26th [.

Celtic vs Inter Milan 3-3 Europa League Highlights 2015 Palacio Goals Shaqiri Armstrong Guidetti Video

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Dinamo Zagreb vs Celtic 4-3 Goals Europa League 2014 Highlights Pjaca Hat trick Commons Specovic Video

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Celtic v Salzburg 2014 Goals 1-3 Highlights 2014 Europa League Alan Johansen Keita Video

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Celtic v Salzburg 2014 Goals 1-3 Highlights 2014 Europa League Alan Johansen Keita Video is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter Celtic vs Salzburg 2014 (Glasgow Celtic Red Bull Salzburg VIDEO BELOW) Final score and result:- Celtic vs Salzburg 1-3 (Johansen/ Alan*2, Keita) Celtic Park, Glasgow- 27 November, 2014- 27/11/14- Europa [.

Astra vs Celtic 1-1 Highlights 2014 Europa League Johansen William Goals Video

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Astra vs Celtic 1-1 Highlights 2014 Europa League Johansen William Goals Video is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter Astra vs Celtic 2014 (Astra Celtic VIDEO BELOW) Final score and result:- Astra vs Celtic 1-1 (William/Johansen) Giurgiu, 6 November, 2014- Europa League- 6/11/14 William's late equaliser earns Astra Giurgiu a draw [.

Malmo

Malmo vs Celtic 2-0 Highlights 2015 Champions League Rosenberg Goal Video

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Malmo vs Celtic 2015 (MFF-Celtic VIDEO BELOW) Final score and result:- Malmo vs Celtic 2-0 (Rosenberg, Boyata OG) 25 August, 2015- 25/8/15- Champions League Second Leg- Tuesday Celtic are out of the CL after Malmo beat them 2-0 to set up a 4-3 victory on aggregate Goals + other chances, 4:36 duration Only goals Malmo [.

Malmo goalkeeper brands Celtic players as ‘pigs’ following Champions League playoff

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Malmo goalkeeper Johan Wiland branded Celtic players "pigs" following the first leg of their Champions League qualifier.

The Swede hit out after his side fell to a 3-2 defeat in the play-off opener at Celtic Park, and reserved special vitriol for Hoops striker Leigh Griffiths.

Quoted on the Kvallsposten newspaper's website, the 34-year-old keeper said: " They are pigs, everybody, that's it.

Malmo goalkeeper brands Celtic players as ‘pigs’ following Champions League playoff

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Malmo goalkeeper Johan Wiland branded Celtic players "pigs" following the first leg of their Champions League qualifier.

The Swede hit out after his side fell to a 3-2 defeat in the play-off opener at Celtic Park, and reserved special vitriol for Hoops striker Leigh Griffiths.

Quoted on the Kvallsposten newspaper's website, the 34-year-old keeper said: " They are pigs, everybody, that's it.

Celtic vs Malmo 3-2 Highlights 2015 Griffiths Goals Berget Video Champions League Playoff

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Celtic vs Malmo 2015 (Celtic-Malmo FF VIDEO BELOW) Final score and result:- Celtic vs Malmo 3-2 (Griffiths*2, Biton/Berget*2) Celtic Park, Glasgow- 19 August, 2015 Leigh Griffiths' double gives Celtic a 3-2 win over Malmo in the first leg, but Swedish giants Malmo are still in the tie thanks to two crucial away goals from Jo [.

Champions League Playoff Round Draw Result 7 August 2015- Man Utd vs Brugge & Celtic vs Malmo

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Manchester United have been drawn against Belgian side Club Brugge in the playoff round draw for the Champions League done today (August 7, 2015). Celtic will play Swedish side Malmo, while other tasty clashes include Lazio vs Bayer Leverkusen and Valencia vs AS Monaco

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Louis van Gaal sanctions defender transfer

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Louis van Gaal sanctions defender transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have allowed their defender Saidy Janko to leave Old Trafford and join Celtic on Wednesday.

The teenager joined the Red Devils from FC Zurich in 2013 and spent most part of his time away from the Red Devils' first team.

New Balance 15-16 Celtic official Kit supplier

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New Balance 15-16 Celtic official Kit supplier - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

New Balance and Celtic FC signed a five-year kit deal worth up to £29m over five seasons (£5.8m / season).

New Balance today announces that it will be the 2015-16 official kit supplier for Celtic, after signing a long term deal with the Club,in potentially the biggest kit deal ever for the Club.

Arsenal

Should Arsenal go for ‘best centre-half in Europe’?

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There have been thousands of calls from Arsenal fans to secure a top holding midfielder and a marquee style super-striker this summer, but after the interest in Benedikt Howedes it seems probable that Wenger is also looking for a top class centre-back. If so, then surely he should be looking at a player described as [.

Arsenal interest in Dutch defender CONFIRMED

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No Gooner believes EVERY Arsenal transfer rumour that appears in the papers so it is welcome when someone connected to the selling club tells us that the Gunners really are interested in one of our rumoured targets. I just wish it was a much stronger player, but then who knows how anyone will perform until [.

Celtic Defender Virgil van Dijk Would be an Ideal Signing for Arsenal

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Although the Gunners are coming off a massive victory against Manchester City at the weekend, a match that the team's much scrutinized defense was impeccable, the north London club is still in need of an additional defender to add to the squad.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has made it perfectly clear that he wishes to sign a defender (specifically a center-back) during this month's transfer window.

Celtic Defender Virgil van Dijk Would be an Ideal Signing for Arsenal

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Although the Gunners are coming off a massive victory against Manchester City at the weekend, a match that the team's much scrutinized defense was impeccable, the north London club is still in need of an additional defender to add to the squad.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has made it perfectly clear that he wishes to sign a defender (specifically a center-back) during this month's transfer window.

Dutchman trying HARD to help Wenger’s Arsenal transfer problems

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Arsenal fans are used to seeing the club linked with lots of different players in different positions, especially in the run up to and during a transfer window. But Arsene Wenger;s words this week suggested that all these Arsenal transfer rumours are not just guesswork, at least not all of them. As our Just Arsenal [.

Van Dijk admits desire to play for Arsenal

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Arsenal have been linked with the Celtic defender Virgil Van Dijk since the end of the summer transfer window and it looked odds on that he would be moving to the Emirates in January, but it seems that Arsene Wenger is playing it cool so far. It has been rumoured that Celtic are holding out [...]

Should Arsenal just pay the £8million for Celtic’s Van Dijk?

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Last summer it was variously reported that Arsenal had made a last-minute bid to sign Celtic's talented Dutch defender Virgil Van Dijk only to be rejected by the Scottish Champions because they had no time to bring in an adequate replacement. I must admit I was of the opinion that the Gunners would be going [.

Arsenal told to FORGET about defender transfer target!

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There have already been many centre backs linked with a potential move to the Emirates in the January transfer window. One of the players that seems to be one of the favourites, at least according to a growing number of Arsenal transfer rumours, is the young Dutch defender Virgil van Dijk. But the Celtic star's [.

Arsenal warned transfer target will cost BIG money

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I really hope that Arsene Wenger's comments the other day about how hard it was to find good quality players available in the January transfer window, at the same time as praising the Arsenal left back Nacho Monreal on his ability to cover at the centre of defence does not mean that us fans are [...]

book review

Book Review: Scotball

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Scotballby Stephen O'Donnell
Published by Ringwood Publishing
2014, £9.99

Following on from his impressive debut Paradise Road, reviewed in these pages earlier this month, Stephen O'Donnell's Scotball has been a much anticipated book, promising as it does to lift the lid on the thorny issues facing the sport north of the border.

Book Review: The Old Firm: Sectarianism, Sport and Society in Scotland

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The Old FirmbyBill Murray
Published byJohn Donald
1984

On being asked once about the musical tastes of the Glasgow Rangers squad, Ally McCoist remarked that while he favoured the beat combos of the 1960s, most of his team mates favoured songs from the 1690s. Therein lies the rub of the bitterest rivalry British and possibly world football has ever known an endless cause .

Book Review: The A to Z of Football Hates

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The A to Z of Football Hatesby Richard C. Foster
Published byAmberley Publishing
2014, £11.69

A list will always get people talking and it's not just online that Tops 10s and A to Zs are endlessly regurgitated and refashioned. There is a healthy appetite for such exercises in book form – from the offensive/amusing likes of Crap Towns, through the mildly diverting Is it me or is .

Book Review: Roy Keane: The Second Half

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Roy Keane: the Second Half by Roy Keane with Roddy Doyle
Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson
2014, £8.99

I haven't read the first Roy Keane autobiography co-authored to much fanfare with Eamon Dunphy in 2001, but it's clear that the publishers of this follow up effort will have been scratching their heads over how to spice up a tome in order for it to match the success of that earlier .

The Rest

Union fan's perfect response to Celtic-Fenerbahçe Twitter row

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#thatsnotaknife

Like most Philadelphia Union fans, my friend Scott also has a European team he roots for. In his case (and the case of many other Union fans as well), it's Scotland's best known club Celtic. Scott lives and breathes Celtic, who are set to play in the Europa League Group Stage in December.

PICTURE: Blackett with Celtic scarf after loan deal confirmed

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Celtic have confirmed that Tyler Blackett is joining them on a season-long loan.




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Il Monaco vince ma non basta, Valencia ai gironi. Fuori Celtic e Basilea

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Book Review: Paradise Road

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Paradise Road by Stephen O'Donnell
Published by Ringwood Publishing
2012, £9.99

In the recently released Issue 16 of The Blizzard, Stephen O'Donnell and Lee McGowan team up to ponder the somewhat unimpressive history of football fiction. It's a subject dear to O'Donnell's heart as the author of two novels on the topic while the discussion once again emphasizes soccer's inability to match sports such as baseball and cricket .