Celtic F.C.

association football club in Glasgow, Scotland

Celtic Football Club is a professional football club based in Glasgow, Scotland. They play in the Scottish Premiership & are one of the most successful Scottish teams.

Celtic
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Full nameThe Celtic Football Club
Nickname(s)The Bhoys, The Hoops, The Celts
Founded1887
GroundCeltic Park, Glasgow, Scotland
Ground Capacity60,411
ChairmanScotland Peter Lawwell
ManagerNorthern Ireland Neil Lennon
LeagueScottish Premiership
2019–20Scottish Premiership, 1st

PlayersEdit

First-team squadEdit

As of 24 July 2019[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1   GK Craig Gordon
2   DF Christopher Jullien
4   DF Jack Hendry
5   DF Jozo Šimunović
6   MF Nir Bitton
8   MF Scott Brown (captain)
9   FW Leigh Griffiths
10   FW Vakoun Issouf Bayo
11   MF Scott Sinclair
14   MF Daniel Arzani (on loan from Manchester City)
15   MF Johnny Hayes
16   MF Lewis Morgan
No. Position Player
17   MF Ryan Christie
18   MF Tom Rogic
19   FW Mikey Johnston
20   MF Maryan Shved
23   DF Boli Bolingoli-Mbombo
28   MF Luca Connell
29   GK Scott Bain
33   DF Hatem Abd Elhamed
35   DF Kristoffer Ajer
42   MF Callum McGregor
49   MF James Forrest
56   DF Anthony Ralston
59   DF Calvin Miller
63   DF Kieran Tierney
65   GK Conor Hazard
88   MF Eboue Kouassi

Out on loanEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
26   MF Kundai Benyu (on loan to Helsingborgs)
-   DF Andrew Gutman (on loan to Charlotte Independence)
-   DF Manny Perez (on loan to North Carolina FC)

Old FirmEdit

Celtic is half of the Old Firm, alongside Rangers F.C.. This is a term that used to describe both Rangers and Celtic together. It is now consigned to history after Rangers were liquidated in the summer of 2012.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "First team". Celtic FC. Retrieved 25 August 2015.