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Celtic’s Dubai trip was a ‘mistake’ admits chief exec

Glasgow (AFP) – Celtic chief executive Peter Lawwell admits the Scottish champions’ decision to go to Dubai for a warm-weather training camp was a “mistake” after 13 players were forced into self-isolation. Celtic defender Christopher... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Celtic, Dubai, Afp, Christopher, Peter Lawwell, Glasgow AFP Celtic


'Clearly a mistake' - Celtic chief executive apologises over Dubai trip

Celtic's controversial trip to Dubai was "clearly it was a mistake" and one for which they "profoundly apologise", says chief executive Peter Lawwell.
Tags: News, Celtic, Dubai


Peter Lawwell apologises to fans over Celtic's Dubai trip

Peter Lawwell apologises to Celtic's supporters following the club's controversial trip to Dubai, admitting "clearly it was a mistake".
Tags: News, Celtic, Dubai, Peter Lawwell


Cubs galore

The time has come to find out where cub came from. I dealt with cub in my etymological dictionary, but a quick look at the word may not hurt, the more so as cub, which surfaced in English texts only in the early sixteenth century, turned out to be an aggressive creature: it ousted whelp, and later the verb to cub came into existence. Whatever the origin of cub (and the answer will be only partly illuminating), the constant suppression of old words by upstarts is a process worth noticing, regardl...
Tags: Books, Celtic, Celts, Kopf, Daniel Sancho, Cub, Celtomania, Foucault Image, Kaldari


Celtic draws with Hibernian after 13 players forced to self-isolate

A late equalizer saw Scottish champion Celtic draw 1-1 against Hibernian after one of its players tested positive for Covid-19 and 15 other members of playing and coaching staff were required to self-isolate.
Tags: Cnn, Celtic, Hibernian


Celtic 1-1 Hibernian: Depleted hosts denied win by injury-time strike

Celtic's only regret about their Dubai trip was Chris Jullien contracting Covid-19, said coach Gavin Strachan, after the draw with Hibernian.
Tags: News, Celtic, Dubai, Gavin Strachan, COVID, Chris Jullien


Highlights: Celtic 1-1 Hibernian

Watch highlights as a Celtic side shorn of 13 players in isolation, are held to a 1-1 draw by Hibernian in the Scottish Premiership.
Tags: Football, Celtic


Celtic 1-1 Hibernian: Depleted hosts denied win by injury-time strike

Depleted Celtic end a day of intense scrutiny with a draw against Hibernian that leaves them 21 points behind Scottish Premiership leaders Rangers.
Tags: Football, Celtic, Hibernian


Celtic: How Dubai trip unravelled for Scottish champions

BBC Scotland tracks the timeline leading to Celtic's Covid-19 crisis.
Tags: News, Scotland, Bbc, Celtic, Dubai


Covid in Scotland: Sturgeon urges football not to 'abuse privileges'

Scotland's first minister says she has doubts about whether Celtic's trip to Dubai was "really essential".
Tags: News, Scotland, Celtic, Dubai, Sturgeon


Celtic v Hibs on as planned despite hosts missing 13 isolating players

Celtic v Hibernian goes ahead as planned this evening despite the hosts being told that 13 first-team players must self-isolate.
Tags: News, Celtic, Hibs, Hibernian


Celtic v Hibs still on despite 13 players and Lennon having to isolate

Celtic v Hibernian goes ahead as planned this evening despite the hosts being told that 13 first-team players must self-isolate.
Tags: News, Celtic, Lennon, Hibs, Hibernian


Celtic v Hibernian: Mid-season blip or bigger problems for Jack Ross' side?

Hibernian go into Monday's match with Celtic looking to avoid a fourth straight defeat as a promising season threatens to fizzle out.
Tags: News, Celtic, Hibernian, Jack Ross


Covid: Dubai added to Scotland's travel quarantine list

It comes after a Celtic player tested positive less than 48 hours after the squad returned from a training trip there.
Tags: News, Scotland, Celtic, Dubai


Celtic confirm one Covid-19 case two days after squad returned from Dubai training trip

Celtic confirm that one player has coronavirus - less than 48 hours after the squad returned from a controversial training trip to Dubai.
Tags: News, Celtic, Dubai


Celtic confirm Covid-19 case two days after squad return from Dubai

Celtic confirmed that one player has coronavirus - less than 48 hours after the squad returned from a controversial training trip to Dubai.
Tags: News, Celtic, Dubai


Scottish Cup third round: Celtic host Arbroath or Falkirk; Rangers welcome Cove Rangers

Scottish Cup holders Celtic will host Arbroath or Falkirk and Rangers will welcome Cove Rangers after the draw was made for this season's third round.
Tags: News, Celtic, Rangers, Falkirk


Scottish Gossip: Rangers, Celtic, Spurs, Aberdeen, Hibs, Motherwell, Leicester, Edouard, Benkovic, Duffy, Turnbull, Lewis, Joseph

Rangers linked with Wigan striker Kyle Joseph as Celtic reportedly miss out on Leicester City's Filip Benkovic on loan.
Tags: News, Celtic, Wigan, Leicester City, Filip Benković, Rangers Celtic Spurs, Kyle Joseph


Scottish Gossip: Rangers, Celtic, Hibs, Leicester, Motherwell, Sakala, Doughty, Benkovic, Robert, Randall

Rangers are linked with Oostende striker Fashion Sakala as they and Celtic reportedly offer contracts to Charlton Athletic's Alfie Doughty.
Tags: News, Celtic, Charlton Athletic, Benkovic Robert Randall, Fashion Sakala


A mild case of etymological calf love

A Happier New Year! After a short break, the Oxford Etymologist begins with a post having the magic number 777. (Yes, since 1 March 2006, this blog series has appeared on the OUPblog 776 times.) A quick reminder: in December 2020, there were no “gleanings” (wait for the last Wednesday of this month). My topic was a farm inhabited by very small animals: one post bore the title “A Zoological Kindergarten” and the other “The Ubiquitous Whelp.” These are all mothers and calves. (Image by Albert Bri...
Tags: Books, Alaska, Celtic, Kalb, Albert Bridge, James A H Murray, Galba, Latin Galba, Herbert G Ponting, Veronika Ronkos, George Hempl, Gozitano An, International Journal of American Linguistics, Natalia KollegovaThe


Scotland's papers: Lockdown warning and Celtic's 'Desert storm'

The timetable for lifting Covid curbs and Celtic's controversial trip to Dubai make the front pages.
Tags: News, Scotland, Celtic, Dubai


Scottish leader Sturgeon questions Celtic’s Dubai trip

London (AFP) – Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has questioned Celtic’s decision to jet off for a mid-season training camp in Dubai as the country struggles with tough coronavirus restrictions. The Premiership club insisted on... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Celtic, Nicola Sturgeon, Dubai, Sturgeon, Afp


First minister says Celtic trip raises questions

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon thinks Celtic have questions to answer on the grounds for their winter trip to Dubai and says the club's social distancing "should be looked into".
Tags: News, Celtic, Nicola Sturgeon, Dubai


McGregor makes 'save of the season'

Rangers goalkeeper Allan McGregor's contribution in the 1-0 win over Celtic is praised by Sportscene pundits Neil McCann and Michael Stewart.
Tags: News, Celtic, McGregor, Allan McGregor, Neil McCann, Sportscene


Rangers' Allan McGregor makes 'save of the season' against Celtic

Rangers goalkeeper Allan McGregor's contribution in the 1-0 win over Celtic is praised by Sportscene pundits Neil McCann and Michael Stewart.
Tags: News, Celtic, Allan McGregor, Neil McCann, Sportscene


Rangers 1-0 Celtic: Talking points from a pivotal Old Firm derby win

BBC Scotland pundits analyse Rangers' derby victory over Celtic and its implications for both sides.
Tags: News, Celtic, Rangers, Bbc Scotland


We will ignore title 'noise', says Gerrard after Old Firm win puts Rangers 19 points clear

Rangers will ignore the "noise" around claims the Scottish Premiership title is theirs to lose after defeating Celtic, says manager Steven Gerrard.
Tags: News, Celtic, Rangers, Gerrard


Rangers 1-0 Celtic: Steven Gerrard ignoring 'noise' after Old Firm win

Rangers will ignore the "noise" around claims the Scottish Premiership title is theirs to lose after defeating Celtic, says manager Steven Gerrard.
Tags: Football, Celtic, Steven Gerrard, Rangers


Rangers close to first title in 10 years after ‘statement’ win over Celtic

Glasgow (AFP) – Rangers manager Steven Gerrard hailed his side’s 1-0 win over 10-man Celtic as a “statement” victory as they opened up a 19-point lead at the top of the Scottish Premiership. Celtic have... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Celtic, Steven Gerrard, Afp, Glasgow AFP Rangers


Rangers open up 19-point lead on Celtic after Old Firm win

Glasgow (AFP) – Rangers took another huge step towards ending Celtic’s grip on Scottish football as Callum McGregor’s own goal gave Steven Gerrard’s men a 1-0 win in Saturday’s Old Firm derby. The victory over... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Celtic, Steven Gerrard, Callum McGregor, Glasgow, Afp, AFP Rangers