Celtic - Legia appeal fails
UK time is: 11:24:46
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Legia appeal fails

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

Legia Warsaw have failed in their appeal against expulsion from the Champions League and recent opponents Celtic thus remain in the competition.

"The appeal lodged by the Polish club was rejected" - UEFA statement
The Poles were thrown out for fielding an ineligible player during their 6-1
aggregate triumph over the Scottish champions.

"The appeal lodged by the Polish club was rejected and, therefore, the original decision of the Uefa Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body is confirmed," read a UEFA statement.

Celtic now take on NK Maribor in the play-off round. The Hoops' two ties are scheduled for 20th and 26th August, with the first-leg in Slovenia.

Legia are meanwhile consigned to a Europa League play-off with Aktobe.

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 August 14 2014

Time: 2:52PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Will Lawell splash the cash on a top quality striker now or sit with the Forster money gathering dust in the bank?
Franck_sauzee
Report Abuse
14/08/2014 18:09:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Celtic Articles

Defender marches into Saints (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Newcomer fulfils a dream (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Midfielder completes Celtic move (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Defender joins Latics (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Saints agree defender fee (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Striker exits Celtic (Tuesday September 1 2015)

Striker nears exit (Monday August 31 2015)

Scouting Report - Free Agents (Monday August 31 2015)

Defender keen for games (Monday August 31 2015)

Celtic in talks with midfielder (Monday August 31 2015)

Archived Celtic Articles

List All Vital Celtic Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. welch47 1
2. wee_od_88 1

Breaking League News

Pleasing Transfer Window For Hibs
Hibernian : 02/09/2015 06:00:01
Striker joins Hibs
Dundee United : 01/09/2015 20:01:01
Defender marches into Saints
Celtic : 01/09/2015 19:49:01
Newcomer fulfils a dream
Celtic : 01/09/2015 19:45:01
Midfielder completes Celtic move
Celtic : 01/09/2015 19:41:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Leigh Griffiths or Nadir Ciftci?
Suggested By:  Vital Celtic
Leigh Griffiths 88%
Nadir Ciftci 12%