Young Celtic fan Jay Beatty has won the Scottish Professional Football League goal of the month award.  Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Young Celtic fan Jay Beatty has won a landslide victory in the Scottish Professional Football League goal of the month award. The 11-year-old, who has(...)

Gabriel Paulista is edging closer to a move to Arsenal. Photograph: Tom Dulat/Getty Images

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger remains hopeful of securing a deal to bring in Villarreal centre-back Gabriel Paulista, which is likely to go through an(...)

 Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge could return from a thigh injury to play some part in the Merseyside derby on Saturday. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

SATURDAY Arsenal (4) v Tottenham (9) Arsenal expect to have midfielder Mathieu Flamini back from a dead leg. Defenders Kieran Gibbs and Per Merte(...)

 Valencia  announced they have reached an agreement to sign striker Alvaro Negredo on loan from Manchester City with a clause making the deal permanent at the end of the season.  Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire.

ArsenalPlayers in: Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona, £30m), Mathieu Debuchy (Newcastle, £12m), David Ospina (Nice, undisclosed), Calum Chambers (Southampton,(...)

Giorgos Samaras of Greece celebrates scoring his team’s second goal against the  Ivory Coast. Photograph:  Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Greece 2 Ivory Coast 1 Greece stubbornly refuse to enter the spirit of this liberating World Cup or give up their place in it. Water-tight, compact an(...)

Roy Keane and Martin O’Neill at the end of the game against Italy in Craven Cottage. Photograph: Inpho

On Saturday night, at Craven Cottage, Ireland gave their best performance since Martin O’Neill became the manager. They grew into the game after a slo(...)

Celtic’s manager Neil Lennon celebrates his side’s 2-1 victory over Barcelona in the  Uefa Champions League game at Celtic Park in  2012.

MARCUS CHRISTENSON Celtic are seeking a new manager after the resignation of Neil Lennon. The Northern Irishman, a former club captain, met Celtic’s m(...)

Celtic’s Anthony Stokes scores a goal during a 3-1 victory on the final day of the season. Photograph:   Danny Lawson/PA Wire.

Georgios Samaras confirmed he will leave Celtic after the Hoops’ 3-1 Scottish Premiership win over Dundee United at Parkhead but claimed it is only b(...)

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(...)