Salzburg’s Martin Hinteregger challenges Celtic’s Anthony Stokes as their teams fought to a draw. Photograph: AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson

FC Salzburg 2 Celtic 2Celtic twice surrendered the lead to draw 2-2 with Salzburg in their thrilling Europa League Group D opener in Austria. Mubarak (...)

Celtic’s Efe Ambrose reacts during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Play Off, second leg match at Celtic Park, Glasgow, last night. Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire

Celtic were handed a reprieve in the last round against Legia Warsaw but against Maribor there was nothing for the Hoops to cling on to. This time the(...)

Switzerland’s Philippe Senderos in action during the 5-2 defeat against France  at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador. Photo: Dylan Martinez/Reuters

Switzerland meet Honduras in their final World Cup Group E game seeking to banish bad memories of 2010, when they scraped a goalless draw against the(...)

Ecuador’s Enner Valencia scores past Honduras goalkeeper Noel Valladares  during the World Cup Group E  match at Arena Baixada  in Curitiba. Photograph:  Darren Staples/Reuters

Ecuador 2 Honduras 1 Many may have feared the worst about this battle of the Group E outsiders but in the end there was a lot to enjoy. Especia(...)

Manager: Luis Fernando Suarez Best finish: Group stages (1982, 2010) World Cup record: P 9, W 0, D 3, L 6 History Quite a debut in (...)

Celtic’s Anthony Stokes (right)  has received support from his manager Neil Lennon. Photograph: Chris Clark/PA Wire.

Neil Lennon believes the latest off-field controversy to surround Celtic striker Anthony Stokes is “not a major deal”.The Dubliner will have to expla(...)

A view of the Sugar Loaf mountain, as the sun rises in Rio de Janeiro this morning. Photograph: /Sergio Moraes/Reuters

Honduras coach Luis Fernando Suarez has announced his 23-man squad for the World Cup. Suarez has included six British-based players in his list for ne(...)

Celtic’s Anthony Stokes (second left) scores his third   against St Johnstone   at Celtic Park. Photograph:  Russell Cheyne/Reuters

Celtic 3 St Johnstone 0 Anthony Stokes’s third Celtic hat-trick earn(...)

Aberdeen’s Willo Flood tackles Celtic’s Georgios Samaras  during the Scottish Cup fifth-round match at Celtic Park.  Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA

Celtic 1 Aberdeen 2: Neil Lennon suffered at the hands of Aberdeen for a second weekend running as Peter Pawlett’s goal knocked holders Celtic out of (...)

Celtic’s Virgil Van Dijk scores against St Johnstone during the Scottish Premiership match at McDiarmid Park in Perth.  Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA

St Johnstone 0 Celtic 1: Celtic’s inexorable march towards the Scottish Premiership title continued with a 1-0 win over St Johnstone at McDiarmid Park(...)