UK time is: 11:37:43
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

No blame on Celtic

<div style='background-color: #0B610B;'><a href='http://www.rsspump.com/?web_widget/rss_ticker/news_widget' title='News Widget'>News Widget</a></div>

Celtic have been ruled not guilty over four alleged breaches of disciplinary rules regarding an "offensive banner."

"We are surprised and disappointed that today's hearing was actually necessary" - Celtic FC
The Scottish Football Association charged the football club following the displaying of the banner in a pre-season friendly game against Norwich City back in July.

The alleged rule breaches included failing to "ensure the good conduct and behaviour of Celtic FC supporters" and "prevent misbehaviour by spectators", in addition to allowing the banner to enter the ground and be retained by fans so it could be displayed a second time.

"Celtic Football Club opposes all forms of offensive behaviour and unacceptable conduct and our supporters are well aware of what is expected in this regard," a club spokesperson told Celtic's official website. "We are surprised and disappointed that after providing a significant volume of evidence and information about our safety procedures, that today's hearing was actually necessary."

LATEST ON THE VITAL CELTIC FORUMS ...

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: stev Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday October 11 2012

Time: 4:02PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Articles

Defensively poor says Lennon (Saturday April 19 2014)

Late drama as six goals shared (Saturday April 19 2014)

Stats: Motherwell v Celtic (Saturday April 19 2014)

Celtic to keep on running (Friday April 18 2014)

Striker has Celtic future (Friday April 18 2014)

Three make team of year (Friday April 18 2014)

No rush for Kris (Friday April 18 2014)

Celtic trio nominated (Friday April 18 2014)

More to my game says striker (Thursday April 17 2014)

Treasure hunt for Celtic (Thursday April 10 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Celtic Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Motherwell 3 - 3 Celtic
Celtic 1 - 0 St. Mirren
Celtic 4 - 0 Kilmarnock
St. Mirren 0 - 4 Celtic
Celtic 1 - 0 Partick
Inverness 0 - 1 Celtic

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Celtic 33 27 5 1 +61 86
2. Aberdeen 34 19 7 8 +17 64
3. Motherwell 33 19 4 10 +10 61
4. Dundee United 34 15 9 10 +14 54
5. Inverness 34 15 8 11 +5 53
6. St. Johnstone 34 15 6 13 +9 51
7. St. Mirren 34 9 7 18 -19 34

Breaking League News

Williams offers honest assesement
Hibernian : 21/04/2014 10:59:00
Hibs need to arrest alarming form slump
Hibernian : 21/04/2014 10:13:00
Defensively poor says Lennon
Celtic : 19/04/2014 22:23:00
Derby disappointment for United
Dundee United : 19/04/2014 21:46:00
Dundee United : 19/04/2014 17:21:00
Late drama as six goals shared
Celtic : 19/04/2014 15:38:00
Celtic : 19/04/2014 15:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Celtic capable of qualifying from the group?
Suggested By:  Vital Celtic
Yes 72%
No 28%