The Celtic Miscellany

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Celtic is an unusual football club, inspiring strong feelings in almost everyone. It is of course virtually impossible to chronicle all that has happened in the history of the club, but this little gem draws together some of the most interesting, quirky, and downright odd events that have taken place over their long and auspicious existence. Packed with facts, stats, trivia, stories, and legend, the reader will delve deep to find out all about the events and people who have shaped the club into what it is today. Featured here are a plethora of stories on this charismatic football club ranging from how the club was formed, to little-known facts about players and managers. Here you will find player feats, individual records, and plenty of amusing quotes. Discussing the rivalry with Rangers, favourite managers, and cult heroes from yesteryear, this is a book no true Celtic fan should be without.


David Potter is a semi-retired teacher who has written over 20 sports books, including The Encyclopedia of Scottish Football and biographies of several Celtic players. He lives in Kirkcaldy.