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How far can Celtic go now in Europe?

Champions League Final
35 (30.4%)
Champions League Semi Final
1 (0.9%)
Champions League Quarter Finals
1 (0.9%)
Last 16
7 (6.1%)
Third in the group and Europa League
32 (27.8%)
Bottom of the group
39 (33.9%)

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Author Topic: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread  (Read 805432 times)

tonto1888

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12825 on: November 22, 2017, 12:09:28 PM »
Im genuinely worried about the result tonight

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12826 on: November 22, 2017, 12:31:37 PM »
Im genuinely worried about the result tonight

will likely be another 0-5. just have to take it on the chin and move on and also hope that Anderlecht don't get anything at home this evening.

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12827 on: November 22, 2017, 07:50:47 PM »
Blow it up ref lol

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12828 on: November 22, 2017, 08:15:33 PM »
Im genuinely worried about the result tonight

will likely be another 0-5. just have to take it on the chin and move on and also hope that Anderlecht don't get anything at home this evening.

Looking more like an 8-1
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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12829 on: November 22, 2017, 08:22:25 PM »
Celtic made PSG angry by taking the early lead.

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12830 on: November 22, 2017, 09:27:57 PM »
Painful.

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12831 on: November 22, 2017, 09:45:22 PM »
That game just emphasises the gap in class between an elite team and a 4th seeded team. The most important result of the night was Bayern beating Anderlecht when they had nothing but pride to play for, there was a brief moment of anxiety when Anderlecht drew level late on but was deemed to be an offside goal.

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12832 on: November 22, 2017, 09:49:09 PM »
Painful.

Very much so but not unexpected.
Hopefully we do the business in the ne t game and can get a wee run on the EL

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12833 on: November 22, 2017, 10:22:19 PM »
 Always feared a scoreline like this but was hoping to get away with maybe 3or4, feck it we all know the difference in finances between Celtic and Europe’s elite but hopefully can progress in Europa league, oh and pick up a decent centre half in the transfer window

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12834 on: November 22, 2017, 10:43:34 PM »
Very naive defending.A lot of those goals were avoidable.We need a commanding goalkeeper and a quality centre half to organise and lead the defence.I still don't think Celtic should be losing 5, 6 or 7 goals to any team on this planet

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12835 on: November 22, 2017, 10:46:55 PM »
Very naive defending.A lot of those goals were avoidable.We need a commanding goalkeeper and a quality centre half to organise and lead the defence.I still don't think Celtic should be losing 5, 6 or 7 goals to any team on this planet
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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12836 on: November 22, 2017, 11:31:45 PM »
Very naive defending.A lot of those goals were avoidable.We need a commanding goalkeeper and a quality centre half to organise and lead the defence.I still don't think Celtic should be losing 5, 6 or 7 goals to any team on this planet

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12837 on: November 22, 2017, 11:58:55 PM »
That game just emphasises the gap in class between an elite team and a 4th seeded team. The most important result of the night was Bayern beating Anderlecht when they had nothing but pride to play for, there was a brief moment of anxiety when Anderlecht drew level late on but was deemed to be an offside goal.

True if you go for to toe but shouldn't Celtic recognise their players are not at the level to go for to toe with psg, play defensively and counter attack?

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12838 on: November 23, 2017, 07:42:52 AM »
That game just emphasises the gap in class between an elite team and a 4th seeded team. The most important result of the night was Bayern beating Anderlecht when they had nothing but pride to play for, there was a brief moment of anxiety when Anderlecht drew level late on but was deemed to be an offside goal.

True if you go for to toe but shouldn't Celtic recognise their players are not at the level to go for to toe with psg, play defensively and counter attack?

We've played defensively before and lost heavily. Damned if you do, Damned if you don't. Our midfield and sloppy passing was the source of at least three goals. After that, clinical finishing did us.
BR has a style of play which he will only vary slightly. This got us a 5-0 at home against Astana, 3-0 away against Anderlecht and very close to a result against Bayern. We need to keep the faith. The Europa League is our benchmark at the moment. However, if this time next year we haven't shown progression and are still shipping goals as easily against better opposition, a rethink is required. That said, Neymar and Cavani will help dish out beatings to better teams this year.

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Re: The Offical Glasgow Celtic thread
« Reply #12839 on: November 23, 2017, 08:12:18 AM »
No reason why Celtic cannot kick on and progress in the Europe well into the Spring. There have been good performances lost by lack of concentration and naive defending
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