THE BIG STORY: Celtic today travel to prepare for tomorrow’s DO OR DIE Champions League qualifier against Rosenborg. Brendan Rodgers is set to give a press conference so we will hopefully find out if Leigh Griffiths will be for the game. Despite our poor performance in the first leg and the injury issues captain Scott Brown is confident that Celtic’s ‘winning mentality’ will enable us to get the result required in Norway. We shall see...
OTHER NEWS: Celtic yesterday released a statement informing the fans that some fans previously banned for Saturday’s game against Hearts will now be able to attend, but that doesn’t include the members of the Green Brigade, who are still banned. Celtic really have made a mess of this situation in all honesty.
Shaun Maloney spent yesterday in talks with the Celtic hierarchy over taking a coaching role at the club as the under 20s manager, no word as yet if he will be taking up the position.
ON THIS DAY: Celtic began would what end up a crappy season with a 1-0 victory over Hearts in Tynecastle, with a late comedy own goal by Craig Levein the difference between the sides. A rare highlight of an otherwise forgettable season.