John Clark

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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(...)

Ross County’s Richard Foster reacts as the pitch sprinklers are turned on midway through the Scottish  Premiership match at Celtic Park. Photograph:  Jeff Holmes/PA

Celtic 2 Ross County 0 Celtic began the defence of their Scottish Premiership title with a home win over Ross County but not without cost or controver(...)