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Celtic’s Odsonne Edouard celebrates scoring their second goal with Scott Sinclair during the Scottish Cup Final at Hampden Park. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Reuters

Celtic 2 Hearts 1 Odsonne Edouard was the hero as Celtic secured an unprecedented domestic triple treble with a thrilling 2-1 Scottish Cup final win (...)

Celtic celebrate after securing the league title against Aberdeen. Photograph: Ian MacNicol/Getty

Aberdeen 0 Celtic 3 Celtic confirmed their dominance of Scottish football by clinching their eighth successive Ladbrokes Premiership title with a 3-0(...)

Celtic great Stevie Chalmers has died aged 83. Photograph: PA

Stevie Chalmers, scorer of Celtic’s winning goal in the 1967 European Cup final, has died at the age of 83, the club have announced. Chalmers etched (...)

James Tavernier scores from the spot for Rangers against Aberdeen. Photograph: Ian Rutherford/PA

Rangers 2 Aberdeen 0 A James Tavernier penalty double helped Rangers finally get the better of Aberdeen in Glasgow as they recorded a 2-0 victory at (...)

Manager Billy McNeill celebrates after his Celtic side had secured the Scottish title with a 3-0 win over Dundee on April 23rd 1988. Photograph: Simon Bruty/Allsport/Getty

As captain of Celtic, Billy McNeill, who has died aged 79, was the first British footballer to hold aloft the European Cup. That memorable image repre(...)

The late Billy McNeill lifts the European Cup in 1967. Photograph: Getty Images

Celtic became the first British team to win the European Cup on May 25th, 1967. Jock Stein’s ‘Lisbon Lions’ beat Inter Milan 2-1 at the Estadio Nacio(...)

The statule in honour of  Jock Stein outside Celtic Park in Glasgow. Photograph:  Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

When Jock Stein returned to manage Celtic in March 1965, the club had gone almost eight years without a trophy. A little over two years later, they w(...)

Scott Brown and James Forrest of Celtic celebrate after beating Rangers in their Scottish Cup semi-final. Photo: Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

The whole 'Old Firm' thing originates back in 1904 when the feeling was that Celtic and Rangers used to engineer additional games against each ot(...)

Brendan Rodgers outside Celtic Park, with the statue of European Cup-winning manager Jock Stein in the background. Photograph: Getty Images

It was the last day of the season and the Scottish league title was still on the line. There were two contenders for the trophy and those two met. It (...)

Paul McGrath celebrates his goal with Liam Brady, Mark Lawrenson and Ray Houghton during the European Championship qualifier at Lansdowne Road on October 14th 1987. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

In the era of the “what if...” novel, it may be only a matter of time before somebody revisits Jack Charlton’s time as Republic of Ireland manager an(...)

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