At the end of a chastening month for our top teams in the international arena comparing Celtic's challenges with those of the Scotland cricket and rugby teams may seem odd but there is surely a common denominator.
CELTIC have vowed John Guidetti will defend himself against a Scottish Football Association notice of complaint that alleged he made an offensive comment relating to Rangers.
A CONTROVERSIAL law designed to stamp out sectarian abuse at football matches is coming under legal scrutiny over whether it led to the contravention of two convicted fans' human rights.
SCOTLAND'S preeminent historian has taken Celtic's chief executive Peter Lawwell to task over his claims the club has no connection with historic Irish Republicanism.
Celtic has signed a long-term sponsorship deal with sports firm New Balance from the 2015/16 season onwards.