Caledonian F.C. http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/31227/all en Football: Celtic look to maintain advantage as Juve await http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/football-celtic-look-maintain-advantage-juve-await <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic winger James Forrest will be unleashed against Inverness Caledonian Thistle on Saturday as manager Neil Lennon aims to have him ready for their Champions League clash with Juventus next week. </p> <p>The 21-year-old has had a stop-start season with a series of hamstring injuries hampering his progress. </p> <p>However, the Scotland international made his first appearance for the Hoops since December 26 last Sunday, as he came off the bench to score his side's second goal during the 3-0 win over Raith Rovers in the Scottish Cup. </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/football-celtic-look-maintain-advantage-juve-await" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Caledonian F.C. Inverness Caledonian Thistle F.C. Inverness Thistle F.C. Neil Lennon AFP Fri, 08 Feb 2013 02:16:59 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5749571 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Scottish Premier League fixtures http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130226/soccer-scottish-premier-league-fixtures <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 26 (Infostrada Sports) - Fixtures from the Scottish Premier League matches on Tuesday Tuesday, February 26 (GMT) Aberdeen v Ross County (1930) Wednesday, February 27 (GMT) Dundee v St. Johnstone (1945) Hibernian v Kilmarnock (1945) Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Dundee United (1945) Motherwell v Celtic (1945) St.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130226/soccer-scottish-premier-league-fixtures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Caledonian F.C. Inverness Caledonian Thistle F.C. Inverness Thistle F.C. Thomson Reuters Tue, 26 Feb 2013 09:15:43 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5766700 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Scottish Premier League fixtures http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130301/soccer-scottish-premier-league-fixtures <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 1 (Infostrada Sports) - Fixtures from the Scottish Premier League matches on Friday Saturday, March 2 (GMT) Hearts v Motherwell (1500) Saturday, March 2 (GMT) Ross County v Inverness Caledonian Thistle (1500)</p> Association football Caledonian F.C. Inverness Caledonian Thistle F.C. Thomson Reuters Fri, 01 Mar 2013 09:31:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5770650 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Scottish Premier League fixtures http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130312/soccer-scottish-premier-league-fixtures <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 12 (Infostrada Sports) - Fixtures from the Scottish Premier League matches on Tuesday Friday, March 15 (GMT) Motherwell v Hibernian (1945) Saturday, March 16 (GMT) Celtic v Aberdeen (1500) Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Ross County (1500) Sunday, March 17 (GMT) Dundee United v Dundee (1200)</p> Association football Caledonian F.C. Inverness Caledonian Thistle F.C. Thomson Reuters Tue, 12 Mar 2013 09:15:39 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5780450 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Lennon demands Celtic bounce back http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130314/football-lennon-demands-celtic-bounce-back <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic manager Neil Lennon is demanding a response from his players in their match against Aberdeen on Saturday after suffering two successive league defeats. </p> <p>Celtic have lost to Motherwell and Ross County in their past two games, although they still hold a 15-point lead at the top of the Scottish Premier League. </p> <p>Celtic have struggled for consistency this season as they fought on four fronts but having now exited the Champions League and League Cup Lennon is targeting success in the SPL and Scottish Cup.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130314/football-lennon-demands-celtic-bounce-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Caledonian F.C. Scottish Premier League AFP Fri, 15 Mar 2013 01:45:28 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5784030 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Scottish Premiership results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130810/football-scottish-premiership-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Scottish Premiership results on Saturday:</p> <p>Dundee United 0 Inverness Caledonian Thistle 1 (McKay 20)</p> <p>Ross County 1 (Carey 71) Partick Thistle 4 (Doolan 18, Lawless 53, 59, Higginbotham 89)</p> <p>Playing Sunday (1400GMT unless otherwise stated):</p> <p>Hearts v Hibernian (1105GMT)</p> <p>Kilmarnock v St Johnstone</p> <p>Motherwell v Aberdeen</p> <p>afp13</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Association football Caledonian F.C. 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AFP Sat, 10 Aug 2013 19:33:27 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5907023 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Scottish Premiership results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130811/football-scottish-premiership-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Scottish Premiership results on Sunday:</p> <p>Hearts 1 (Paterson 72) Hibernian 0</p> <p>Playing later (1400GMT unless otherwise stated):</p> <p>Kilmarnock v St Johnstone</p> <p>Motherwell v Aberdeen</p> <p>Played Saturday</p> <p>Dundee United 0 Inverness Caledonian Thistle 1 (McKay 20)</p> <p>Ross County 1 (Carey 71) Partick Thistle 4 (Doolan 18, Lawless 53, 59, Higginbotham 89)</p> <p>afp13</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Association football Caledonian F.C. 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AFP Sun, 11 Aug 2013 14:32:32 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5907359 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Focus on the task in hand, says Celtic's Forrest http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130815/football-focus-the-task-hand-says-celtics-forrest <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic winger James Forrest insists his team-mates can't afford to let their minds wander to next week's Champions League qualifier as they prepare to face Aberdeen at Pittodrie.</p> <p>The Scotland international, who shone for his national side during their 3-2 defeat by England at Wembley on Wednesday, says it's vital the Hoops qualify for the lucrative group stages of Europe's elite competition.</p> <p>Celtic will take on Aberdeen in Saturday's early kick-off before jetting off to Kazakhstan to face Shakhter Karagandy in the first leg of their play-off round tie.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130815/football-focus-the-task-hand-says-celtics-forrest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Caledonian F.C. 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AFP Fri, 16 Aug 2013 01:02:45 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5911025 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Celtic hope to bury Euro misery against Motherwell http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131003/football-celtic-hope-bury-euro-misery-against-motherwell <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Kris Commons wants Celtic to put the disappointment of defeat against Barcelona behind them and get back to winning ways against Motherwell on Saturday.</p> <p>A late Cesc Fabregas header sealed a 1-0 win for the Spanish giants to leave Celtic pointless and at the bottom of Group H in the Champions League on Tuesday.</p> <p>Neil Lennon's side welcome Motherwell, who are on a six-game unbeaten domestic run, to Celtic Park on Saturday and former Scotland international Commons says he is hoping to avoid a slip-up.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131003/football-celtic-hope-bury-euro-misery-against-motherwell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Caledonian F.C. 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AFP Fri, 04 Oct 2013 02:36:44 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5951351 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Balde aims to book Celtic starting slot http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131031/football-balde-aims-book-celtic-starting-slot <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic striker Amido Balde says he is learning fast at the Parkhead club as he bids to book himself a regular place in Neil Lennon's starting line-up.</p> <p>The Portuguese striker has taken time to settle in Glasgow following his summer move from Vitoria Guimaraes.</p> <p>Balde has needed to be patient for a chance at Parkhead with the 22-year-old having made just one competitive start for the Hoops.</p> <p>But the forward showed his worth last weekend when he netted the winner against Partick Thistle just eight minutes after coming on as a second-half substitute.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131031/football-balde-aims-book-celtic-starting-slot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Caledonian F.C. 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AFP Fri, 01 Nov 2013 03:33:09 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5976996 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Celtic look to bounce back against Ross County http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131107/football-celtic-look-bounce-back-against-ross-county <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic will get the chance to immediately bounce back from their European disappointment and extend their lead at the top of the Scottish Premiership when they take on Ross County on Saturday.</p> <p>The Hoops will have little time to reflect on their abject performance against Ajax in Amsterdam before making the trip to the Highlands to take on Derek Adams' side in the early kick-off match.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131107/football-celtic-look-bounce-back-against-ross-county" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Caledonian F.C. 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AFP Fri, 08 Nov 2013 02:51:42 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5983472 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Cetic aiming to maintain miserly defence http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131230/football-cetic-aiming-maintain-miserly-defence <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Efe Ambrose says Celtic's current run of tight defensive form is being fuelled by a desire never to suffer a repeat of the six goal thrashing they were handed by Barcelona.</p> <p>The Nigerian international insists the 6-1 Champions League defeat at the Nou Camp in December still hurts but Celtic haven't let in a goal in four games since that night in Spain and are on a run of six domestic shutouts in a row.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131230/football-cetic-aiming-maintain-miserly-defence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Caledonian F.C. Inverness Caledonian Thistle F.C. AFP Tue, 31 Dec 2013 02:02:03 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6032267 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Scottish League Cup result http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140201/football-scottish-league-cup-result <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Scottish League Cup result on Saturday:</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Aberdeen 4 (Hayes 3, 79, Pawlett 32, Rooney 63) St Johnstone 0</p> <p>Playing Sunday</p> <p>Hearts v Inverness CT (1215GMT)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Caledonian F.C. Inverness Caledonian Thistle F.C. 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AFP Sun, 02 Feb 2014 00:17:19 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6059080 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Scottish League Cup results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140202/football-scottish-league-cup-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Scottish League Cup semi-final result on Sunday (aet denotes after extra time):</p> <p>Hearts 2 (Hamill 68, 70) Inverness CT 2 (Tansey 54, Ross 90+5) aet</p> <p>Inverness win 4-2 on penalties</p> <p>Played Saturday:</p> <p>Aberdeen 4 (Hayes 3, 79, Pawlett 32, Rooney 63) St Johnstone 0</p> <p>afp14</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Caledonian F.C. 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AFP Sun, 02 Feb 2014 15:31:44 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6059459 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Commons aspiring for greatness at Celtic http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140213/football-commons-aspiring-greatness-at-celtic <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Kris Commons has told his Celtic team-mates to aspire for greatness and aim to finish the Scottish Premiership season unbeaten.</p> <p>The Hoops have yet to taste defeat in 24 league matches this season and have an imposing 21-point lead over their rivals as they close in on a third consecutive title.</p> <p>It is the Glasgow giants' only prospect of a trophy this season after they were knocked out of the Scottish Cup by Aberdeen last weekend having earlier crashed out of the League Cup.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140213/football-commons-aspiring-greatness-at-celtic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Caledonian F.C. Inverness Caledonian Thistle F.C. AFP Fri, 14 Feb 2014 02:07:13 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6070309 at http://www.globalpost.com