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31 Aug 2018 21:01:49
Has the Benkovic deal been confirmed?


1.) 31 Aug 2018 21:13:49
Just asked the same thing.

2.) 31 Aug 2018 21:26:00
Yeah this afternoon on the bbc. Nothing on Dembele tho so i dunno where all the sources that he is away are.

3.) 31 Aug 2018 21:40:40
Official site and br press release.

4.) 31 Aug 2018 21:43:38
It's not on the Celtic website to can't be confirmed.

5.) 31 Aug 2018 22:27:30
I’m not sure if it’s been confirmed yet there’s nothing on the Celtic website or ssn. I hope it’s confirmed it’s been an embarrassing transfer window.



01 Apr 2017 10:14:43
Ed, you heard anything about the Billy Glimour to Celtic rumours? Do you reckon there is anything in it? Give it 5 or 6 years and we could have Gilmour and Dembele (Karamoko) in the same side.


{Ed007's Note - A women I know who works at Celtic Park told me that there was murmurings the other day that Gilmour and his dad had a late night meeting with Peter Lawwell but one of the youth players who know Gilmour says differently - he says that the lad's dad has met Lawwell and Congerton a couple of times over the last few weeks and Lawwell has asked the Gilmours not to sign for anyone without giving Celtic a chance to at least match any offer.}

1.) 01 Apr 2017 17:20:42
He's a Celtic fan by trade is he not ED?

{Ed007's Note - So I've heard but I don't know for sure.}

2.) 01 Apr 2017 17:48:51
Anno 100 percent his mother is.

3.) 01 Apr 2017 18:39:04
ED007 and guys when I heard this story I genuinely thought it was an April Fools.

{Ed007's Note - Our scouting/recruitment department wouldn't be doing it's job if they weren't interested when a young player like Gilmour being available. I think he'll end up in England but I don' see the big deal, Dylan McGeouch never encountered any problems when he switched between youth set-ups.
And if people are going to give a 16 year old lad (and his family) dog's abuse over leaving Ibrox for Celtic Park they shouldn't be allowed out the house alone.}

4.) 01 Apr 2017 20:33:59
ED007 maybe wee traitor mo johnston is advising him lol.

{Ed007's Note - Tell Mrs Tim I said she's to wash your mouth out!}

5.) 01 Apr 2017 20:52:25
Great point ED. out development squad seem very strong at the moment. Kelleher will make an appearance in our squad at some point I'd imagine.

{Ed007's Note - Exactly. Why wouldn't we be interested in Gilmour? If he's as good a prospect as people who know more about it than me think it's a no-brainer. If he's got any sense he'll definitely leave TRIFC, their academy set up is a shambles compared to clubs with a 10th of their budget.}

6.) 01 Apr 2017 21:13:16
Ed a wouldn't like to see the abuse the lad would take, if he signs on for them he'll be their best chance to get out the mire. He wouldn't be able to live in Scotland if he signed for us mate, they've pinned all their hopes on the boy. If we signed him he'd need to live underground.

{Ed007's Note - By the time he made the first team only the most staunch of knuckle-dragger would have any great grievance against the kid.

7.) 02 Apr 2017 04:01:56
If he signs now it will be a mere footnote in the rags no matter of the lads ability, hopefully, there loss. If it is all quiet at the crumble dome come summer and he develops as a target I'd say jump and get the lad if he is decent. watch the story develop and laugh. If it's too much move south get a good wage and help his family and avoid the poison of the city switch.

8.) 02 Apr 2017 10:14:59
thats them all, lol.



16 Feb 2017 12:06:01
Anyone heard the rumour that Celtic are interested in signing Billy Gilmour? Apparently he turns 16 in June and both parties are keen but loads of big clubs after him. Think BR could really develop him and he has show with KT, Miller and Aitchison that you'll get a chance if good enough. This would also have the added bonus of making the Sevconians utterly raging 😂.


1.) 16 Feb 2017 15:24:46
Would we have to pay compensation for him?

2.) 16 Feb 2017 19:09:13
I'd say so if he is still classed as an academy player. It will be buttons, low risk and admittedly a big giruy. He hasn't signed pro yet as far as I know.

3.) 16 Feb 2017 21:11:01
Tell the huns we"ll wave the money for the damage to our bogs and we"ll take Gilmour.

4.) 16 Feb 2017 21:31:43
Stevie on those basic fair and sensible compo for compo grounds mentioned id say pefect business. However inluding the current currant bun financial law case climate into that sensible, fair and apt offer. we will be lucky to sign him before his 40th.



30 Jun 2015 22:58:09
Apparently Janko to be unveiled tomorrow? Anyone else heard this?


1.) 01 Jul 2015 09:53:56
Hopefully m8! Any news ed007?

{Ed007's Note - The deal is done, I don't know what's holding up the announcement but technically the transfer window for international transfers only opens today. Even Boyata couldn't be registered as a CFC player until today.}

2.) 01 Jul 2015 10:14:45
Cheers ed007 some guy!👍

{Ed007's Note - (yes)

3.) 01 Jul 2015 12:27:27
Wonder who disagrees must b some1 ed put in his place lol hail hail

4.) 01 Jul 2015 18:07:33
On the CFC web site
He has signed on a 4 year deal subject to medical results that club expect tomorrow morning



29 Jun 2015 20:57:47
Any update on Saidy Janko Ed? Thought this was being done today. Cheers


{Ed007's Note - I don't know mate, he was due up today for further talks and a medical. Everybody expected an announcement today. He was up last week to meet RD and be shown around CP and Lennoxtown so I'd take a guess that if there's a hold up it's just finalising personal matters in Manchester.}




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27 Feb 2019 09:52:48
Just went to look out my Brendan Rodgers t shirt for tonight's game and guess what? Couldn't find one. That's right bhoys and ghirls, we are not BR fans we are Glasgow Celtic fans. Time to get the tops on with pride and support Lenny and the bhoys starting tonight. Let the huns laugh but think about their worst nightmare. The site of Lenny lifting no10 would be far worse to them than the sight of BR. Make sure you all get the tops on for tonight 🍀💚.




24 Dec 2018 19:02:45
Happy Christmas to everyone and to the mighty Ed007. Hope you all have a good one with friends and family HH.


{Ed007's Note - Merry Christmas to you, Marty. HH 🍀



22 Dec 2018 18:49:07
As much as I like Ntcham, I think he's proved to be very much a home player and to me he always looks shy with a battle away from home and he really needs to improve this in his game. For this reason and with Rogic missing the Sevco game, my midfield 3 would be McGregor, Brown and Christie for the next 2 games. What's everyone's thoughts? I honestly believe if we win our next two games, 8 in a row is in the bag.
Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year to everyone and a massive well done to our Ed for what he raised for the Hamilton food bank. HH.


1.) 22 Dec 2018 21:50:13
Marty I think those 3 will play along with ntcham.

2.) 22 Dec 2018 22:08:04
I Agree about Ntcham but he does produce against them. His best games for us is against the zombies.

3.) 22 Dec 2018 22:24:05
Patrick if those 3 play and Ntcham then who are you leaving out as it would need to be Sinclair as I can't imagine is leaving out Forrest.

4.) 22 Dec 2018 22:30:27
Paddy don’t know so much wouldn’t that bring an imbalance to team I would think Forrest and sinky certs bud?

5.) 23 Dec 2018 07:27:21
I think his poorest games are when Brendan plays him out of position on the right to cover Lustig.

6.) 23 Dec 2018 14:21:56
Calmac will play on the left in place of sinclair he always does against them brown ntcham Christie in the middle Forrest on the right.



11 Aug 2018 15:08:43
I love Rodgers but I blame him for that performance. He basically told the team they are not good enough for the next level and it took its toll. That was a gutless and half hearted performance from start to finish. Simo, Hendry, Kouassi, Hayes, Griff and Sinclair were the worst culprits for me. I'm beginning to worry about the situation with Rodgers. His interview lacked the passion and energy you want after a defeat like that.


1.) 11 Aug 2018 15:24:32
If we sell Boyata and don't reinvest Peter Lawwel and Dermot Desmond have a lot of explaining to do.

2.) 11 Aug 2018 15:48:51
Thought Hendry was better than the others you named Marty. also none of those six you mention are now first team picks so essentially a second string team . and yes rodgers was at fault but you must see why he choose that team . Thought calmac had quiet game today which didn't help.

3.) 11 Aug 2018 16:18:55
Hear what you are saying DRB but I want 10IAR more than anything and going there is one of our hardest games so would have played a full team. We are now heading out to Athens under a cloud. How have things unraveled so quickly this week after a positive pre season?

4.) 11 Aug 2018 16:34:45
The annoying thing is Marty. Lawell and the board in general have everything off the park spot on . but always shoot themselves in the foot and handcuff/ hamstring the manager in their dealings with playing staff.

5.) 11 Aug 2018 16:44:59
Because the media are spinning it that way mate.

Yeah that was a poor performance but if anything it shows how seriously Rodgers is taking Tuesday that he’s willing to sacrifice 3 points today.

We aren’t going to win every game, it comes after a pretty poor week but we could still be make the CL and win a treble. Changes nothing.

Side note: look forward to seeing whether there’s any retrospective action on Naismith after his numerous kick attempts on Hayes. Although I think the SFA have dug themselves into a hole by reducing Morelos’ red to a yellow for a kick.

6.) 11 Aug 2018 18:14:00
BOTH CBs Are no way good enough I can't understand why people think Hendry is any good for me he would struggle to get on the bench for Servco Maybe in 2 years time he will be okay but for now I wouldn't have him even on the bench Kuassi a football player REALLY?



25 Jul 2018 22:57:40
The bhoys done is proud tonight. To get an away goal against us so early in such a high pressure game and to come back and play like that bodes very well in terms of how this teams temperament is improving. All that without Moussa, Griff, Morgan, Boyata, Simo and Lustig. Brilliant effort from the team 🍀.





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31 Aug 2018 21:43:38
It's not on the Celtic website to can't be confirmed.




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12 Aug 2018 17:02:54
Don't know how that's possible. Didn't the team leave for Athens this morning?




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22 Aug 2017 19:17:09
Sardar Azmoun.


{Ed007's Note - Sardar Azmoun signed with Rubin Kazan last month.}



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08 Jul 2017 21:47:17
You think this ones a goer then and what do you think about him? As good as Musonda?


{Ed007's Note - It looks like it, he arrived in Glasgow tonight for talks so we'll see how things go. I really don't know much about him.}



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08 Jul 2017 21:00:19
Ed not doubting you but looks very like the rig out he was wearing on another pic doing the rounds. I'd post it but dunno how.


{Ed007's Note - The pitch doesn't have any lines on it yet - that picture was 100% not taken today.}




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31 Dec 2018 22:28:25
All the best to everyone for 2019. Make mine another treble please.




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22 Dec 2018 22:24:05
Patrick if those 3 play and Ntcham then who are you leaving out as it would need to be Sinclair as I can't imagine is leaving out Forrest.




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11 Aug 2018 16:18:55
Hear what you are saying DRB but I want 10IAR more than anything and going there is one of our hardest games so would have played a full team. We are now heading out to Athens under a cloud. How have things unraveled so quickly this week after a positive pre season?




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25 May 2018 21:30:14
Enjoy mate. Charlie and Bhoys playing in Celts Well tonight so should be some night. I'm over on the 2nd Aug for my annual trip with the brothers. Can't wait. My personal favourite is the Dubliner.




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12 May 2018 17:29:34
I love Paddy, I really do, but I think he slows out play down a lot. I think we are more dynamic when he is not in the team. That said, if you need a bit of magic then Paddy can provide it all day long. Good luck Paddy and thanks for the memories but give me a KT, SB or CM all day long.