Celtic’s Leigh Griffiths scores  the first of his two goals  during the Scottish Premiership match against Dundee United at Tannadice. Photo:  Jeff Holmes/PA Wire

Dundee United 0 Celtic 3Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths grabbed a second-half hat-trick against Dundee United to take the Hoops eight points clear at t(...)

David Raven, centre, celebrates scoring the winning goal in extra-time with his Inverness    Inverness Caledonian Thistle tam-mates in the Scottish Cup semi-final against Celtic at Hampden Park in Glasgow. Photo: Russell Cheyne/Reuters/Livepic

Inverness 3 Celtic 2 (aet, 1-1 after 90 minutes)David Raven’s dramatic extra-time strike against Celtic took Inverness into their first Scottish Cup f(...)

Celtic’s Virgil Van Dijk says he is not in a rush to leave Celtic. Photo: Jeff Holmes/PA

Virgil van Dijk believes he is continuing to make progress at Celtic. Speculation about the Dutchman’s future has been persistent since the early days(...)

Celtic’s Kris Commons celebrates with the trophy after winning the Scottish League Cup Final. Photograph: Lee Smith/Reuters

Dundee United 0 Celtic 2Ronny Deila captured his first trophy as Celtic manager as the Hoops beat 10-man Dundee United 2-0 in the Scottish League Cup (...)

Dundee United were reduced to nine-men but held out to take Celtic to a Scottish Cup quarter-final replay after their 1-1 draw at Tannadice. Photograph:  Craig Halkett/PA Wire.

Dundee United 1 Celtic 1Dundee United and Celtic have it all to do again after a controversial 1-1 William Hill Scottish Cup quarter-final tie at Tann(...)

St Johnstone’s Tom Scobbie  gets above Celtic’s Scott Brown during the Scottish Premiership match at Celtic Park. Photograph:  Danny Lawson/PA

Celtic 0 St Johnstone 1A magnificent strike from St Johnstone midfielder Danny Swanson inflicted a first domestic defeat of 2015 on Celtic.The on-loan(...)

Inter Milan’s Fredy Gaurin scores his side’s late goal in the Europea League second leg at the San Siro. Photograph: match. Andrew Couldridge/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

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Celtic’s Stefan Johansen celebrates scoring their second goal against Hamilton. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Action Images via Reuters
Celtic have it easy against Hamilton
  • Soccer
  • February 22, 2015, 22:54

Celtic eased three points clear of Aberdeen at the top of the after eventually overcoming Hamilton in a 4-0 win at a rain-soaked Parkhead. The returni(...)

Celtic players celebrate Leigh Griffiths’s goal in front of Rangers fans during their Scottish League Cup semi-final  at Hampden Park stadium. Photograph: Russell Cheyne

Celtic 2 Rangers 0 It was all there again: the noise, the bile, the electricity, the songs, the colours, the police, the flags, the sell-out, the sta(...)

Leigh Griffiths  scores Celtic’s  second goal  during the Scottish Premiership match against Motherwell at Celtic Park.    Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA

Celtic 4 Motherwell 0Celtic moved to the top of the Scottish Premiership with a 4-0 trouncing of Motherwell at Parkhead, with right back Mikael Lustig(...)