Vital Football

Latest Celtic FC News

Lennon states right to defend

Lennon states right to defend

<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 boss Neil Lennon will continue to stand in defence of his players if he feels criticism of them is unjustified.

"I was just defending them as they had given me everything" - Neil Lennon
Lennon swapped verbals with a section of supporters following the surprise weekend home defeat to Inverness Caledonian Thistle. He later threatened to resign if their views were those shared by the majority of the Parkhead support.

"If the support are unhappy with what they see and voice their displeasure then we'll review the situation," Lennon told Sky Sports News. "But that comes with results. We are not happy with our recent league form but we are progressing.

"We are still in all four competitions and are top of the league, albeit not playing as consistently as I'd like in the league," he continued. "I wasn't getting any stick personally, it was directed towards the team, but I was just defending them as they had given me everything."

LATEST ON THE VITAL CELTIC FORUMS ...

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:stev
Date:Tuesday November 27 2012
Time: 8:16PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Celtic Articles

Stats: Motherwell v Celtic

All the stats from Motherwell (3) vs (4) Celtic, Fir Park, Sat 3rd Dec 12.15pm Att: 8,535

Team Line-Ups: Motherwell v Celtic

Team line-ups for Motherwell v Celtic at Fir Park (kick-off 12.15pm).

Motherwell v Celtic

Leaders Celtic travel to Motherwell for a lunchtime 12.15pm kick-off on Saturday.

Depth will be tested - Rodgers

Manager Brendan Rodgers believes his squad depth will be seriously tested during December.

Archived Vital Celtic Articles

Vital Celtic articles from

Site Journalists

stev
Editor email
Profile
TicV
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Was Brendan Rodgers the right choice?
Suggested By: Vital Celtic
Yes94%
No6%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Celtic 12 11 1 0 34 27
2 Hearts 15 7 5 3 26 12
3 Rangers 15 7 5 3 26 3
4 Aberdeen 13 7 3 3 24 10
5 St. Johnstone 14 5 4 5 19 0
6 Motherwell 14 4 3 7 15 -6
7 Dundee 15 4 3 8 15 -6
8 Ross County 15 3 6 6 15 -11
9 Hamilton 14 2 8 4 14 -4
10 Inverness 15 3 5 7 14 -8
11 Kilmarnock 14 3 5 6 14 -12
12 Partick 14 3 4 7 13 -5
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Celtic Results (view all)

Celtic Fixtures (view all)

Dec 3 2016 12:15PM : Motherwell (a)
Scottish Premiership
Dec 9 2016 7:45PM : Partick Thistle (a)
Scottish Premiership
Dec 13 2016 7:45PM : Hamilton Academical (H)
Scottish Premiership
Dec 17 2016 3:00PM : Dundee (H)
Scottish Premiership
Dec 20 2016 7:45PM : Partick Thistle (H)
Scottish Premiership
Dec 24 2016 12:30PM : Hamilton Academical (a)
Scottish Premiership

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.TicV"Establishment"14
2.weetim671
The Vital Football Members League