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Rangers Legend Novo Joins Irish League Club

GLASGOW, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 10: Nacho Novo of Rangers celebrates scoring his second goal during The Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier League match between Rangers and Dundee United at Ibrox Stadium on May 10, 2008 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Irish Premiership side Glentoran have announced a magnificent signing this summer, with former Rangers striker Nacho Novo joining the east Belfast-based club on a one-year contract. The 37-year-old Spaniard arrives at the Oval with a wealth of experience, having played in Spanish football with Huesca and La Liga side Sporting de Gijón. However, Novo is best known for his career …

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Celtic To Become First British Club To Introduce Safe Standing

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - MAY 24: A general view of the ground ahead of the Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Inverness Caley Thistle at Celtic Park on May 24, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Jeff Holmes/Getty Images)

Celtic are to become the first club in Britain to introduce safe standing areas in their stadium. Following the Hillsborough disaster, the British Home Secretary introduced the Football Spectators Act 1989. Contained in the legislation was a regulation which required football grounds to become all-seated. In 1992 this regulation was relaxed for the two lower leagues, League 1 and League 2. Both the …

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