UK time is: 21:07:48
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Defender relieved over decision

<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 defender Adam Matthews is relieved that skipper Scott Brown has cancelled a planned operation on his hip injury.

"He's the soul of the team really" - Adam Matthews
Midfield enforcer Brown was on target at the weekend as the visitors emerged with a 3-1 victory following an impressive return to league action at Kilmarnock.

And the 27-year-old is set to deal with his current problem by continuing with injections and guidance from the medical staff at Parkhead, despite manager Neil Lennon still believing he needs surgery at some stage.

However, Welsh international full-back Matthews couldn't be more delighted at the latest developments: "Scott Brown was brilliant, he always is. " he enthused to the Daily Record. "Even with the injury he's got he is still one of our best players. But thank God he hasn't had the surgery. Off the park he's a great lad, he's always up to something.

"Whenever it's someone's birthday, he puts a little prank on them," Matthews continued. "There's always a lot of banter. He's the soul of the team really. He's the same behind the scenes as he is on the pitch. He's great to have in the dressing room."

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:Monday December 10 2012

Time: 4:37PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Celtic Articles

Duo lead recovery (Sunday September 21 2014)

Celtic lose ground (Sunday September 21 2014)

Stats: Celtic v Motherwell (Sunday September 21 2014)

Celtic host Well (Saturday September 20 2014)

Keeper vows to keep improving (Saturday September 20 2014)

Celtic midfielder charged (Saturday September 20 2014)

Keeper praised following opener (Thursday September 18 2014)

Celtic draw satisfaction from opener (Thursday September 18 2014)

Stats: FC Salzburg v Celtic (Thursday September 18 2014)

We must keep it tight - Gordon (Thursday September 18 2014)

Archived Celtic 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)

Breaking League News

More to come from leaders
Dundee United : 21/09/2014 19:54:00
Duo lead recovery
Celtic : 21/09/2014 19:30:00
Celtic lose ground
Celtic : 21/09/2014 17:15:00
Celtic : 21/09/2014 17:08:00
Tangerines rule derby
Dundee United : 21/09/2014 15:40:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Ronny Deila was the best choice for Celtic?
Suggested By:  Vital Celtic
Yes 59%
No 41%