Stand-in Celtic captain Charlie Mulgrew is out of Europea League clash with Salzburg. Photograph: Jonas Guettler / EPA

Salzburg v Celtic, Thursday, 6pmCeltic have several key players missing for their opening Europa League clash with Salzburg in Austria on Thursday nig(...)

Morales Tavares of NK Maribor celebrates after scoring against Celtic in the  Uefa  Champions League Play-Offs Round, second leg, at   at Celtic Park. Photograph:  Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Celtic 0 NK Maribor 1 (agg 1-2) Celtic dramatically crashed out of the Champions League for the second time this season with a 1-0 play-off defeat by (...)

Celtic’s Kris Commons scores from the penalty spot to complete his hat-trick during the Scottish Cup fourth-round match against Hearts at Tynecastle. Photograph: Kirk O’Rourke/PA

Hearts 0 Celtic 7: Celtic romped through to the Scottish Cup fifth round with a 7-0 humiliation of Hearts at Tynecastle, handing the Edinburgh side th(...)

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo scores the only goal of the game  past Sweden goalkeeper Andreas Isaksson during their World Cup qualifying play-off first leg game in Lisbon. Photograph: Armando Franca/AP Photo

PORTUGAL 1 (Ronaldo 82) SWEDEN 0 This was not quite the high-velocity collision of twin attacking greats the build-up had promised. But by the end Cri(...)

 Celtic manager Neil Lennon. Photograph:   Jeff Holmes/PA Wire.

Georgios Samaras, Kris Commons and Mikael Lustig have all travelled with Celtic ahead of Wednesday night’s Champions League game against Ajax. Samara(...)

Celtic’s Charlie Mulgrew scores against Dundee United with a late header. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Reuters

Celtic 1 Dundee United 1A dramatic header in injury-time by Charlie Mulgrew gave Celtic a share of the spoils in a 1-1 Scottish Premiership draw agai(...)

Georgios Samaras heads home Celtic’s opening goal during the  Scottish Premiership match against Partick Thistle  at Firhill Stadium. in Glasgow. Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA

Partick Thistle 1 Celtic 2: Substitute Amido Balde cemented Celtic’s place at the top of the Scottish Premiership by grabbing the winner in a 2-1 vict(...)

Celtic striker Anthony Stokes gets his shot away despite the attempts of Hibernian’s Michael Nelson during the Scottish Premiership match at Easter Road. Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA

Hibernian 1 Celtic 1: James Forrest’s wonderful strike gave Celtic a 1-1 Scottish Premiership draw against Hibernian but manager Neil Lennon was left (...)

Celtic’s Anthony Stokes scores a goal during the Scottish Premiership match against Motherwell at Celtic Park. Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA

Celtic 2 Motherwell 0: Celtic moved to the top of the Scottish Premiership with a comfortable win over Motherwell at Parkhead.Anthony Stokes gave the (...)

Celtic’s Georgios Samaras with the match ball at the end during the Scottish Premiership match at Rugby Park. Photograph:  Jeff Holmes/PA Wire.

Kilmarnock 2 Celtic 5: Georgios Samaras grabbed a hat-trick as Celtic warmed up for the visit of Barcelona in midweek with victory in their Scottish (...)