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Celtic Handed Serious Injury Blow Ahead Of Champions League Clash

Johnston

Celtic will be without Mikey Johnston for the second leg of their Champions League qualifier against FK Sarajevo. Manager Neil Lennon has confirmed that the 20-year-old will miss the game at Celtic Park on Wednesday with a knock he picked up late in the first game in Bosnia. New signing Boli Bolingoli-Mbombo also sustained an …

Celtic Dealt Injury Setback Ahead Of Champions League Qualifier

Tom Rogic

Celtic attacking midfielder Tom Rogic won’t be ready to face FK Sarajevo in the Champions League qualifier, according to manager Neil Lennon. The Australian international struggled with knee problems at the back end of last season and also needed a month to recover from an ankle injury. Lennon explained Rogic ‘s absence from pre-season following …

‘Heart Of A Lisbon Lion’ ‘It’s Just A Wee Scratch Mate’ – Fans On Twitter React As Celtic Star Makes Light Of Injury Scare

Ryan Christie

Celtic midfielder Ryan Christie suffered an awful facial injury during an aerial challenge with Aberdeen‘s Dominic Ball in the Scottish Cup semi-final at the weekend. The 24-year-old took to social media to thank supporters for their ‘get well soon’ messages. He even had time for a light-hearted joke about his injury: “Rumour has it we …

‘Brilliant News’ ‘Missed Him Big Time’ – Celtic Fans On Twitter Delighted To See Key Man Back In Training

Celtic Striker Leigh Griffiths

Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths will be back in training this week, the club have revealed. The 28-year-old has missed the last three and a half months after being given a leave of absence due to personal reasons. Fans are delighted that Griffiths is back in the first-team fold to help Celtic clinch an eighth consecutive …

Latest Celtic Injury Report Ahead Of The Europa League Clash Against Valencia

Kieran Tierney talks to Brendan Rodgers

Celtic have a number of injury concerns heading into tomorrow’s Europa League first-leg encounter against Valencia at Parkhead. Oliver Burke twisted his ankle in the 5-0 win over St Johnstone in the Scottish Cup on Sunday. Manager Brendan Rodgers seems confident that the West Brom loanee will overcome the problem. Olivier Ntcham is fit after …

Celtic Given Major Injury Boost Ahead Of Crunch European Tie

James Forrest in action for Celtic

Celtic winger James Forrest could be fit to face Valencia next week in the first leg of the Europa League knockout round, according to reports. The 27-year-old picked up a hamstring injury against St Johnstone in the 2-0 win on Sunday, but scans have shown that the problem is not as serious as initially feared. …

‘Please Make It’ ‘Don’t Break My Heart’ – Fans Left Sweating Over Celtic Star’s Fitness For Old Firm Clash

Kieran Tierney talks to Brendan Rodgers

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has revealed that Kieran Tierney remains a doubt for the Old Firm Derby tomorrow afternoon. The 21-year-old has not played since the 2-1 loss to Red Bull Salzburg earlier this month due to a knee injury. At his pre-match press conference this morning, Rodgers said that Tierney has an outside chance …

Latest Celtic Injury Report Ahead Of This Week’s Games

Celtic's Nir Bitton

Celtic’s injury list is pretty sizeable heading into this week’s games against Motherwell and Dundee. Kieran Tierney is still suffering with a hip injury that kept him out of the 2-0 defeat against Hibernian at the weekend. Ryan Christie is back in training after an ankle problem but will not play against Motherwell. He could …

Celtic Handed Huge Injury Boost Ahead Of Crunch Europa League Clash

Celtic's Scott Brown and Callum McGregor applaud the fans

Celtic captain Scott Brown is back in full training and will likely travel to Norway as the Hoops face Rosenborg tomorrow night, according to reports. The 33-year-old has been out since October after having to be substituted during the 4-2 win over Hibernian due to a knee injury. Brown was pictured playing a full part …

Celtic Suffer Double Injury Blow With Midfielders Ruled Out For The Season

Celtic midfielder Eboue Kouassi

Celtic midfielders Daniel Arzani and Eboue Kouassi have both been ruled out for the season with anterior cruciate ligament injuries. Manchester City loanee Arzani made his debut against Dundee in the 5-0 win last week. He played the last 30 minutes of the game, but manager Brendan Rodgers revealed he had twisted his knee when …

‘Didn’t want to win anyway’ – Celtic Fans React As Rodgers Reveals Triple Injury Blow

Celtic's Tom Rogic in action with Rosenborg's Djordje Denic

Celtic will be without both Tom Rogic and Scott Brown for this evening’s game against RB Leipzig. Manager Brendan Rodgers confirmed that the captain will be out for two to three weeks with a leg injury while the Australian playmaker is out with a knee problem. Striker Leigh Griffiths will also be missing for the …

Celtic Given Injury Scare Ahead Of Europe League Clash Against Leipzig

Scott Brown On Training Field

Celtic are waiting for results from scans about the seriousness of captain Scott Brown’s leg injury, manager Brendan Rodgers has confirmed. The 33-year-old had to be substituted just 21 minutes into the 4-2 win over Hibernian at the weekend, and it appears he could be a doubt to face RB Leipzig in the Europa League …

Bad news as Celtic confirm triple injury

Celtic's Odsonne Edouard celebrates scoring their first goal

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has confirmed he will be without trio Dedryck Boyata, Odsonne Edouard and Jack Hendry for their Europa League clash with FK Suduva. The Bhoys disappointingly failed to qualify for this season’s Champions League after losing 3-2 on aggregate to Greek side AEK Athens – the first time they have not qualified …

Celtic Boss Dismisses Links To Arsenal Job

Brendan Rodgers Press Conference

After the week Arsenal have endured after getting hammered 3-0 in the Carabao Cup by Manchester City last Sunday at Wembley. The Gunners then suffered another confidence sapping defeat to Pep’s Man City outfit on Thursday night at the Emirates which has left Arsene Wenger facing a barrage of questions about his future. Almost all …