15' Tor durch Keita (St-Étienne)! An attacking ploy obviously put more players into an offensive position. Designed by myThem.es. But if we thought that the evening would be spent merely lounging round the Hydro, we were in for a surprise. 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JOHNSTONE: THE GOOD, THE BAD, THE UGLY, CELTIC VS SARAJEVO: THE GOOD, THE BAD, THE UGLY, CELTIC IN THE BLACK AND WHITE ERA – BOOK REVIEW, CELTIC VS HIBS: THE GOOD, THE BAD, THE UGLY, CELTIC VS RIGA: THE GOOD, THE BAD, THE UGLY. 1-0 Celtic. Mitoraj, Bosquier, Herbin Celtic had been one of the first clubs to protest against the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia. Under the heading “About Us” we attempted to articulate something akin to a vision statement for the site. When the final whistle blew, the players went ballistic, hugging each other and going to the crowd to soak up the acclaim. Keep up-to-date with our LIVE blog as Celtic host Rangers on derby day. Celtic 4-0-02/10/1968. Celtic Park, Glasgow. 1 Carnus (GK) 2 Bosquier 3 Camerini 4 Djurković 5 Mitoraj 6 Herbin 7 ... 02/10/1968. Powered by WordPress. “I have absolutely nothing to say. Another headline topped a story about Celtic –. Juggling both of those aspects of play is one of the hardest things to do in football. An extremely successful season, the second treble season and the 6th League and Cup double. It was also a very important win for the players. ‘You can expect the same tactics as Celtic employed when they won the European Cup in Lisbon. The actual eleven players to be involved were not given out and he merely discussed the tactics in general terms. All seemed good at the club with the lack of knighthood for Jock Stein transferred to one for the Chairman and on the field a vivacious, attack-minded Celtic team and more quality youngsters coming through. The morning papers had a most eye-catching headline –, The article went on to say that the Boss had an injury concern about one of the two players who had been receiving treatment for injury. 4-0-02.10.1968. The papers that evening were in no doubt as to what would happen at Parkhead –. As the ‘Old Firm’ fight to stay at the top the players are having to take more and more knocks – and keep on fighting. Celtic were now being feted to go on to a final against Manchester Utd. Anyway, the guys were all sympathetic and went out of their way to offer comfort. Morton v Celtic – 26th of October 1968 – 1-1. When the breakthrough came, it arrived in the penultimate minute of the first half –, 44 minutes After an early dinner, we were told to get ready for another trip on the coach and ended up at Cappielow, where Morton – five down from the first leg – would be facing Chelsea in the second leg of their Fairs Cities Cup tie. 2-0 Celtic, 67 Minutes Only two blips dotted the horizon. Runde, Hinspiel. NEIL Lennon has admitted Celtic striker Odsonne Edouard has little chance of being available for the Europa League match against AC Milan on Thursday. And we would have to attempt it the following evening! Runde, Rückspiel. With a 10-0 win in the first leg Jock Stein felt confident enough to give many of the younger staff a run out with the average team age being 22. The other Scottish teams involved in Europe also had good results –, Rangers 0 Vojvodina 1 (A) Aggregate 2-1, Aberdeen 2 Slavia Sofia 0 (H) Aggregate 2-0, Dunfermline 2 Apoel 0 (A) Aggregate 12-1, Copyright © 2020. wonderful run by Jinky, during which he terrorised some French defenders, then a pass to Stevie, who merely had to tap the ball home. The Boss gave nothing away and explained why –. Agg: 4-2 . Opponents: v AS St Etienne Loire ‘Celtic swarmed into all-out attack, made no end of chances – and wasted them all’. The previous season had seen 30 wins with a massive 106 goals for and 24 against and 63 points. Unfortunately, it also reduces the numbers in defence. But it was not to be, when Billy McNeill blundered early to allow Prati to score. St-Étienne. Celtic Keita 15 Revelli 36 Übersicht Kommentar notitle notitle 36' Tor durch Revelli (St-Étienne)! In a match that probably should not have been played Celtic drew 0-0 with Ronnie Simpson carried off with a dislocated shoulder which would see him out for the rest of the season. … The away leg in the San Siro was played in a snow storm in atrocious conditions and ended 0-0. Posted by Harry Brady | Apr 15, 2020 | Multimedia, Podcasts, Season 2019-2020 | 0 |, The 9iar Chronicles – Season Four 1968/69. Manager: Albert BATTEUX - is the most successful manager in the history of French soccer. Score: 0-2 Ges. Referee: unknown Was it Simpson or Lennox? Subs: Migeon, Peletier, Polny, N’Dombe, Farnison. I think that they hit the mark as we went out and took over complete control of the play. In the League Cup Celtic qualified easily from the group stage winning all their games in a group with Morton, Partick Thistle and Rangers and were the best performing qualifier from all the groups. The Scottish Cup started with the first round proper against Partick Thistle away and Celtic let a comfortable 3-1 lead slip away to a 3-3 draw. Craig, Gemmell I would be grateful for any small donation which we could put towards hosting and editing of the blog. This led to the eastern Bloc teams pulling out of the competition and led to a redraw of the First Round. Celtic v St … He won 9 domestic titles (inc' 4-in-a-row) and reached the final of the European Cup twice. We were angry middleaged men and we weren’t going to take it anymore. The semi was against Morton who scored first but then had no answer to the brilliance of Jimmy Johnstone. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Celtic v St Etienne European Cup Football Programme 1968/69 at the best online prices at eBay! Competition: European Cup Round 1, 1st Leg Ges. Once inside the dressing room, the celebrations continued, the champagne being passed round for everyone to have a sip, whether they were directors, other members of the playing pool or some of the staff inside Celtic Park! The final at Hampden was delayed due to a fire and when finally played in April Celtic destroyed Hibernian 6-2. Once down at Seamill, we were allocated rooms and then reported for training, which involved some pretty physical stuff on the sandy beach then some sprints and shooting practice on the lawn in front of the Hydro.