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Celtic 1-2 Rangers: Nikola Katic gives Steven Gerrard’s side Old Firm derby win

Nikola Katic’s towering header gave Rangers a first victory at Celtic Park in the league since 2010Nikola Katic’s towering header won a controversial Old Firm derby for Rangers and cut the gap to Celtic at the top of the Scottish Premiership to two points with a game in hand at the winter break.Steven Gerrard’s side…

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St Mirren 1-2 Celtic: Visitors stay five points clear at top

James Forrest’s 14th goal of the season doubled Celtic’s lead in the first halfCeltic head into Sunday’s Old Firm derby five points clear at the top of the Scottish Premiership after a comfortable victory at St Mirren.Goals in a 10-minute first-half spell from Callum McGregor and James Forrest secured an 11th consecutive league win for…

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Hearts 0-2 Celtic: Champions move five points clear at top

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Hearts 0-2 CelticScottish Premiership leaders Celtic moved five points clear by extending Hearts’ winless run to six games.Ryan Christie curled in the opener, with Olivier Ntcham also netting before the break to move Celtic further ahead of Rangers, who have a game in hand.They could have…

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Celtic 2-0 Hibernian: Neil Lennon’s side reinstate two-point lead

By Alasdair Lamont BBC Scotland at Celtic Park Jeremie Frimpong scored his second goal for Celtic with a close-range shot in the first halfCeltic reinstated their two-point lead at the top of the Scottish Premiership by beating Hibernian to pick up their eighth consecutive league victory.Rangers momentarily moved in to first place with a 2-0…

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Rangers 0-1 Celtic: Neil Lennon hails ‘amazing’ 10-man cup winners

Media playback is not supported on this device Celtic: Neil Lennon hails his side’s League Cup win over RangersCeltic were “fortunate” to survive a Rangers bombardment and lift the League Cup with 10 men, says manager Neil Lennon.Lennon’s side clinched a fourth League Cup in a row as Christopher Jullien’s goal settled a dramatic final.Celtic…

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Rangers 0-1 Celtic: Neil Lennon’s side win fourth straight Scottish League Cup

Jullien’s winner from Ryan Christie’s free-kick was Celtic’s only shot on targetTen-man Celtic survived a Rangers onslaught – including a missed penalty – to clinch their fourth Scottish League Cup in a row and 10th consecutive domestic trophy.Christopher Jullien slammed in the winner with Celtic’s only shot on target, though the French defender appeared a…

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Celtic 3-1 Rennes: Neil Lennon’s side top group with victory

Mikey Johnston scored in his first appearance since the start of SeptemberCeltic confirmed top spot in Europa League Group E with one game to spare after a comfortable win over Rennes. The victory, coupled with Lazio’s 1-0 victory over CFR Cluj, means Neil Lennon’s side will avoid Champions League dropouts in February’s last 32.Lewis Morgan’s…

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Lazio 1-2 Celtic: Neil Lennon’s side reach Europa League last 32

Olivier Ntcham’s 95th-minute goal put Celtic into the last 32 with two games to spareOlivier Ntcham’s dramatic stoppage-time strike earned Celtic a stunning win over Lazio and a place in the Europa League last 32 with two games to spare.Serie A’s top scorer Ciro Immobile had given Lazio the lead with an unopposed back-post volley,…

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Lazio v Celtic: Fans face Rome alcohol curfew amid violence fears

By Chris McLaughlin BBC Scotland sports news correspondent Celtic fans displayed a banner depicting former Italian wartime leader Benito MussoliniCeltic fans will be subject to a strict alcohol curfew when they visit Rome for their side’s Europa League rematch with Lazio next week. About 8,000 fans are expected to travel after Celtic’s 2-1 win in…

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Celtic 3-1 Hearts: Bayo bags double as hosts maintain unbeaten start

By Tom English BBC Scotland at Celtic Park Vakoun Issouf Bayo was man of the match on his first Celtic startCeltic maintained their 100% start to the Scottish Premiership season with a dominant victory over a tame Hearts side at Celtic Park.Ivorian striker Vakoun Issouf Bayo appeared to bundle in the opener along with Hearts…