Livingston 0 - 2 Celtic

27 March 2006 00:38
As a manager who has never before been on the verge of winning a league championship, Gordon Strachan's anxiety to see Celtic's procession to the Scottish title confirmed as early as possible is understandable. His team will finally be crowned if they defeat Hearts at Celtic Park on Wednesday week, after this latest workmanlike if uninspiring performance of their campaign."It wasn't brilliant, but we had to dig deep," conceded Strachan after his team maintained their 17-point lead over the Tynecastle side. "I am very surprised to be so far in front at this stage, and I don't think we were favourites to win the title before the season started. But now that we're so close we just want things over and done with." Continue full article

Source: TheGuardian