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Report: Rangers To Snub Guard Of Honour For Champions Celtic

Rangers are reportedly set to snub the traditional title guard of honour for champions Celtic ahead of Sunday’s Old Firm clash at Ibrox. The guard of honour is traditional once a club become champions but according to the Daily Record, Rangers have no plans to applaud their rivals onto the field. No official announcement has been made by the club …

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Rangers Take Top Spot As Hibs Rock Celtic

Daniel Candeias fired Rangers to the top of the Scottish Premiership as Steven Gerrard’s side beat Hamilton 1-0, while champions Celtic crashed to a surprise 2-0 defeat at Hibernian on Sunday. Rangers led the Scottish top-flight two weeks ago before stumbles against Aberdeen and Dundee saw them surrender top spot. Gerrard’s men are now back in pole position, ahead of …

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Irish Influence Hangs Over Aberdeen & Burnley’s Europa League Clash

While Dundalk welcome AEK Larnaca to Oriel Park for their Europa League second round qualifier on Thursday night, another European match with a distinctly Irish feel is taking place up at Pittodrie. As a result of their fine performance in the Premier League last season, Burnley are competing in European competition for the first time in fifty years – though …

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Former Ireland Striker Anthony Stokes Makes Shock Move To Iran

Former Republic of Ireland international Anthony Stokes has taken his career in a surprising new direction. Having been released by Greek side Apollon Smyrni in April, the 29-year-old had recently been training with Scottish Premiership side St. Mirren, possibly with a view to returning to the league in which he has had the most success in his career. However, Iranian …

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Everton Withdraw Interest In Celtic Defender Kieran Tierney

19th May 2018, Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland; Scottish Cup football final, Celtic versus Motherwell; Kieran Tierney of Celtic with megaphone to join in the celebrations with the Celtic fans (Photo by Alan Rennie/Action Plus via Getty Images)

Everton have walked away from their bid to sign Celtic defender Kieran Tierney. The Premier League side had declared their interest in signing the Scottish international earlier this summer – with tenous reports of a £25m bid from the Toffees – but BBC Sport have reported that Celtic’s reluctance to sell one of their star assets has killed any potential deal …

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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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