Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool and Tottenham win but Celtic are on the brink
Nov06

Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool and Tottenham win but Celtic are on the brink

Tottenham survived a scare from Belgian side Anderlecht as they ran out 2-1 winners at White Heart Lane, thanks to a superb late strike from Mousa Dembele. Clearly heartened by taking three points off Spurs at home, the Belgians should have probably been ahead inside four minutes, but Jan Vertonghen recovered well to make a crucial tackle on striker Stefano Okaka inside the six-yard box, before Steven Defour also went close. Spurs...

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Preview & Prediction: Celtic vs Molde
Nov05

Preview & Prediction: Celtic vs Molde

Scottish champions Celtic are in desperate need of a win against Molde if they are to have any chance of progressing to the knockout rounds of the Europa League. Ronny Deila’s side are three games without a win and bottom of Group A after losing 3-1 at their visitors 14 days ago, in what was Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first game back at the Molde helm. The Bhoys were poor in a rain-soaked Norway, but Celtic will be hoping to claim three...

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Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool held on Klopp’s Kop debut
Oct23

Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool held on Klopp’s Kop debut

Week 3 of the Europa League was not kind to the British teams involved in this year’s competition, with Tottenham and Celtic suffering away defeats, while in Jurgen Klopp’s first home match in charge, Liverpool failed to beat a Rubin Kazan side that had ten-men for the majority of the game. Klopp held on Kop debut The German’s Anfield bow started poorly, with Ukrainian striker Marko Devic brilliantly beating Simon Mignolet...

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Preview & Prediction: Molde vs Celtic
Oct22

Preview & Prediction: Molde vs Celtic

Celtic travel to Norway to take on a Molde side once again managed by a familiar face to British football fans. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has returned to the club he had a three-year successful spell in charge of before moving to Cardiff in January 2014. The former Manchester United striker will be aiming to lead Molde to victory over the Hoops to get his second stint at the helm off to the best possible start. Currently sitting top of...

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