Category: Opinion

Union Bears

Hunmaggeddon as Celtic celebrate 9IAR

This afternoon Celtic get ready to celebrate a richly deserved and record equalling ninth title in a row. Sadly due to the pandemic and the country in lockdown, the party will have to remain at home but it won’t dampen the festivities that much. Sadly at this tough time we should take a moment out ...

Kieran Tierney

Man United’s Wan-Bassaka £50m signing proves Arsenal are insulting Celtic & Tierney

With the news that Manchester United are set to announce the signing of Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka in a £50 million deal, it puts into perspective how insulting Arsenal’s two bids for Celtic’s Kieran Tierney have been. The Premier League side lodged a £15 million bid for the Celtic left back, which was promptly ...

Dave King

Dave King & The Del Boys of Scottish Football strike again

Not content with snapping up English League Two world beating defenders or Aberdeen loan duds to become a title winning force in Scottish Football, chairman Dave King has now claimed that Rangers are the ‘premier club’ in Scotland after selling 300 extra season tickets than last season. The Ibrox side announced that 45,757 season tickets ...

Steven Gerrard

More tall tales down Govania Way than an episode of Balamory

The latest goings on at Rangers would give the writers of Balamory a run for their money. If they aren’t losing court battles with Mike Ashley, they are claiming to be Scotland’s Premier club or they are concocting fantastical transfer stories with the help of their poodles in the media. Yesterday, Rangers manager Steven Gerrard ...

Tom Rogic

Is Tom Rogic’s time up at Celtic?

With Celtic flying out to their pre-season training camp in Austria, Tom Rogic was left at home nursing another injury and faces another spell out with Celtic’s Champions League qualifiers against FK Sarajevo coming up next month. With the increasing number of injuries sustained by Rogic, is it now time that Celtic cut their losses ...

Kieran Tierney

Daily Record spread lies about Andy Robertson telling Tierney to leave Celtic

Earlier today, Liverpool’s Andy Robertson had to come out and dismiss claims made on a Daily Record podcast – subsequently printed as fact – that he had advised his Scotland team mate Kieran Tierney to quit Celtic. This is another clear attempt by the Scottish mainstream media to unsettle Celtic’s top players ahead of an ...

Neil Lennon

Celtic are the top dogs that everyone wants put down

Celtic are going into the new season off the back of an historic treble treble and looking to equal Jock Stein’s record of nine-in-a-row, but you would have thought they were a club in crisis given the coverage that is being banded about and comments from certain elements of the Celtic support. During the nineties, ...

The hypocrisy of the blind and deaf Scottish mainstream media

In the wake of Dunfermline striker Dean Shiels facing a second wave of disgusting abuse while playing against Falkirk this season, many an individual within and on the periphery of Scottish football rallied around the former Hibs and Rangers striker calling for those responsible to be banned for life. For some in the Scottish media, ...