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Neil Lennon has been more Arsene Wenger, but can he be more like Sir Alex as Juventus come to town?, Football

Neil Lennon has been more Arsene Wenger, but can he be more like Sir Alex as Juventus come to town?

He was criticised as a player and his first season and a half in charge was laden with controversy, but for Neil Lennon things are taking shape.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 12 February 2013 at 1:38 pm

Juventus prepared to go into ‘battle’ against Celtic, Football

Juventus prepared to go into ‘battle’ against Celtic

“We saw that they beat Barcelona in Glasgow, but we are prepared to adapt maybe more than they did on that occasion”

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 12 February 2013 at 1:05 am

Silencing sectarianism: football’s free speech wars, Battle of Ideas

Silencing sectarianism: football’s free speech wars

According to the Scottish Parliament, the new Offensive Behaviour at Football and Threatening Communications (Scotland) Bill, ‘aims to tackle the recent issues affecting Scottish football’.

By | Battle of Ideas, Sport | Thursday, 6 October 2011 at 6:00 am

Gerard Houllier must review his future in football, Sport

Gerard Houllier must review his future in football

Gerard Houllier must put his health first. The Aston Villa manager is leaving hospital after suffering from chest pains. Gerard, 63, was admitted to Birmingham’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital Coronary unit last Wednesday. I was at Anfield when he was rushed to hospital during Liverpool’s 1-1 draw with Leeds in October 2001 when he was boss [...]

By | Sport | Wednesday, 27 April 2011 at 1:15 pm

Celtic and Rangers meet too often, Sport

Celtic and Rangers meet too often

Celtic and Rangers play each other too many times each season. That is not to excuse the behaviour of some the Rangers players and the two managerial benches. The scenes between these two intelligent people, Neil Lennon of Celtic and Ally McCoist of Rangers was disgraceful. The police chief’s answer to play behind closed doors [...]

By | Sport | Friday, 4 March 2011 at 4:40 pm

First same-day Celtic and Rangers defeats to capital rivals, Sport

First same-day Celtic and Rangers defeats to capital rivals

Celtic and Rangers both losing SPL matches on the same day, as they did last night to Hearts at Hibs respectively, is a rare enough occurrence, but for both of them to lose to Edinburgh teams on the same day happens less than once in a generation.

By | Sport | Thursday, 11 November 2010 at 5:53 pm

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