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Watch: Brilliant Video Tells The Fascinating Story Of The First Openly Catholic Player At Rangers

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Despite Rangers ending Celtic’s winning run in a fiery Old Firm in March, the Bhoys claimed their sixth straight league title last week. One of the oldest rivalries in sport may not have the significance it once did but the football world nevertheless stands still whenever the Glaswegian giants do battle. Similar to how Barcelona, to many in Spain, represent the Republican, …

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Twitter’s Brilliant Reaction As Celtic Are Pegged Back By Rangers In The Dying Minutes Of A Tense Old Firm

Old Firm Celtic GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - MARCH 12: Stuart Armstrong of Celtic celebrates after he scores during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Rangers at Celtic Park on March 12, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Scotland’s two giants renewed their famous rivalry in an edgy Old Firm derby this afternoon, the fourth of five this season. Clint Hill found an 88th minute equaliser to put an end to Brendan Rodger’s winning run in the Parkhead hotseat. It was to be the final game of Rangers’ interim manager Graeme Murty with Portuguese boss Pedro Caixinha taking …

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Only A Rangers Revival Can Reverse Celtic’s Slump

The unbridled sense of joy that Celtic fans took from the demise of Rangers could not have been more misplaced. At the time they could not see it, but the day their Old Firm rivals left the Scottish Premiership was the day that Celtic believed they could put their feet up. They see it now though. Aberdeen’s midweek 2-1 win against the champions …

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VIDEO: That Season When Henrik Larsson Scored 53 Goals In 50 Games

2000-01 was a special season for a special player. Henrik Larsson dominated the SPL, claiming in the process the European Golden Shoe and high praise from Celtic’s arch rivals.  To tell the story of that 2000-01 season that Henrik Larsson gave us, we need to go back to October 21st 1999. Henrik Larsson doesn’t know it yet, but the following …

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Celtic Fans Troll Rangers In Elaborate Fashion

Some Celtic fans really, really, really wanted to get get their point across. So they took out a full page ad to do it.      With Celtic and Rangers set to face each other on February 1st many have called the game the return of the ‘Old Firm’ derby. Some Celtic fans disagree however and have paid £3000 to hammer …

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