Video – “It’s got to be Celtic” and Eddi Reader reckons it’s ‘Perfect’

“Too many people take second best, but I won’t take anything less, it’s got to be CEL-TIC” – that was one of the perfect sounds of Celtic’s Centenary season double winning season back in 1988 and decades later the Scottish singer/songwriter is still proud to have had one of her songs adopted, adapted and sung by the Celtic support.

Here is Eddi Reader proudly talking about the Celtic fans’ version of Perfect on a cookery show, and thanks to Celtic Curio for posting this on social media this morning. Takes me back to that brilliant Centenary season and Celtic League and Scottish Cup triumph as we also sang Happy Birthday to Celtic!

Watch this…

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The Celtic Star founder and editor, who has edited numerous Celtic books over the past decade or so including several from Lisbon Lions, Willie Wallace, Tommy Gemmell and Jim Craig. Earliest Celtic memories include a win over East Fife at Celtic Park and the 4-1 League Cup loss to Partick Thistle as a 6 year old. Best game? Easy 4-2, 1979 when Ten Men Won the League. Email

1 Comment

  1. David Potter on

    Eddi Reader’s a Tim! Great singer as well. Love her doing the Burns songs!