On This Day: Celtic’s Invincibles Win At Ibrox

On this day in 2016, Celtic’s soon to be Invincibles, made the short journey to Ibrox. Kenny Miller gave the home side the lead, but Moussa Dembele thundered Celtic level. The French striker then hit the crossbar with a great effort on the stretch, but all rectified itself when Scott Sinclair converted Armstrong’s cross, which had followed tidy play by Paddy Roberts.

The victory kept Celtic well clear at the top and heaped misery on their City rivals. It’ll be the aim of Neil Lennon’s men this weekend, but in very different circumstances:

About Author

Hailing from an Irish background, I grew up in Bournemouth with the good fortune to begin watching Celtic during the Martin O'Neill era. Still living on the south coast, I have a season ticket at Paradise and also travel to European away matches when possible. I have written four Celtic books since the age of 19: Our Stories & Our Songs: The Celtic Support, Take Me To Your Paradise: A History Of Celtic-Related Incidents & Events, Walfrid & The Bould Bhoys: Celtic's Founding Fathers, First Season & Early Stars, and The Holy Grounds of Glasgow Celtic: A Guide To Celtic Landmarks & Sites Of Interest. These were/are sold in Waterstones and official Celtic FC stores, and are available on Amazon.

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