Video: Newly appointed Celtic Captain Callum McGregor speaks to Celtic View Podcast

After today’s Mainstream Media Conference, which we reported on earlier the new Celtic captain Callum McGregor spoke to Celtic View editor Paul Cuddihy about his appointment, what it means to him and his family and how he intends to do the job, having learned under the guidance of former club captain Scott Brown.

McGregor details what the role involves and how much of the responsibilities are outside the matchday stuff that the supporters will be familiar with but ultimately it’s about doing the job, ensuring that everything possible is done to ensure that he gets the chance to lift trophies above his head – as Scott Brown did on a regular basis.

Celtic s manager Ange Postecoglou shakes hands with Callum McGregor: Photo: Andrew Milligan

It comes as no surprise that Ange Postecoglou has decided to appoint the clear front runner for the job of Celtic club captain, probably the only doubt would have been had the player indicated that he fancied joining the ranks of the want-aways as some in the media – that’s mainstream and fan media incidentally – have been spinning over the past week or so. Today’s decision makes them all look rather foolish.

Here’s Callum McGregor, the new Celtic captain, speaking on today’s Celtic View podcast…

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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

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