Brendan Rodgers bangs his head against Celtic’s glass ceiling

10 March 2018 12:44
The Celtic manager may not want Rangers to seriously challenge his Celtic side but, as he prepares for a trip to Ibrox, there have been indications he needs more to sustain himA wider desperation for Rangers to create a title race in Scotland has not been difficult to trace in the past week. Whereas the noncompetitive nature of a league that has been won by Celtic for the last six years is alarming in itself, there is a depressing element to the narrative whereby only the Old Firm must dominate the Scottish game in supplying something akin to a natural order.Brendan Rodgers has indulged in some traditional managerial sport by insisting there is “huge pressure” on in-form Rangers as they prepare to host Celtic on Sunday. The reality is, should Celtic not retain their title it would be Rodgers feeling intense heat. Related: Brechin bad? Meet the club still waiting for their first league win | Ewan Murray Related: Celtic tumble out of Europe with calamitous defeat in St Petersburg Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian