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Celtic Move To Within Touching Distance Of Another Scottish Title

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - MARCH 11: Brendan Rodgers manager of Celtic and Scott Brown of Celtic celebrate victory together after the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on March 11, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers blamed Hamilton’s plastic pitch for a lacklustre performance even though his team won 2-1 on Sunday to move one win from a seventh straight Scottish title. Leigh Griffiths came off the bench to score the winner after Hamilton had been reduced to 10 men in the first-half by Darren Lyon’s red card. “It was important to …

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An Indian Abroad: Mohammed Salim, Europe’s First Indian Footballer

He came, he saw, he conquered. The remarkable tale of Mohammed Salim.  Name the first Indian footballer to play in Great Britain. It’s not an easy question but the answer brings up a fascinating story of a barefooted superstar who briefly set Scottish football alight. That man was Mohammed Salim and the club was Glasgow Celtic. Born in Calcutta in …

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