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Hibs 0-4 Celtic – Four Goal Win Flatters Champions


Celtic maintained their unbeaten record against Hibs at Easter Road although the 4-0 scoreline flattered the champions.

Hibs manager Terry Butcher made four changes to last week’s line up with Paul Cairney and Jason Cummings dropping to the bench whilst Ryan McGivern missed the game due to injury and Scott Robertson due to suspension.

Paul Hanlon, Owain Tudur Jones and Kevin Thomson also missed the game through injury. Continue reading

Hibs Suffer Narrow Defeat To Champions Celtic

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A brave performance by Hibs was not enough to secure a share of the points against champions Celtic at Parkhead today.

Manager Terry Butcher made two changes to the side from last weekend’s home draw against Partick Thistle with Michael Nelson returning from injury and Scott Robertson resuming his place in the middle of the park following suspension. Continue reading

Hibs 1-1 Celtic: Brave performance by Fenlon’s men


Hibs had to settle for a share of the points after champions Celtic came from behind to grab a late equaliser in a 100mph encounter at Easter Road today.

Pat Fenlon made two changes to the side that beat Partick Thistle a fortnight ago with Abdellah Zoubir and Owain Tudur Jones starting in place of Tom Taiwo and James Collins – who dropped to the bench. Continue reading

Fenlon Says Sorry To Fans As Stokes Sets Up All Green Final

Hibs fans went from despair to anger to hope then finally delirium during a pulsating 120 minutes of football in the ultimate ‘game of two halves’ at Hampden Park yesterday.

Twenty four years ago, at the same stage, Hibs lost three goals in the first 30 minutes against Celtic, with a teenage Stevie Fulton the architect of their downfall. This time it was his son Jay who caused the problems, but unlike Alex Miller’s team, Pat Fenlon’s men fought back in dramatic style to clinch a place in next month’s final. Continue reading

Hibs Fail To Make Top Six For Third Season In A Row

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Hibs’ hopes of a top six finish vanished at Parkhead today as Pat Fenlon’s team lost 3-0 to champions elect Celtic.

Pat Fenlon made three changes to the team who lost to Inverness last Saturday, with Paul Hanlon back in defence after recovering from a hip injury. Jorge Claros and David Wotherspoon also returned, with Lewis Stevenson and Eoin Doyle on the bench and Tom Taiwo out altogether. Continue reading

Carling Nations Cup Goals

The Carling Nations Cup got off to a blistering start this week with both the Republic of Ireland and Scotland grinding out 3-0 wins over Wales and Northern Ireland respectively.

The competition will resume in May with the meeting of Ireland and Scotland on the 29th already looking pivotal.  

Just in case you missed any of the goals, Irish News Review is delighted to bring you coverage of all the action. 

Scorers: Darren Gibson, Damien Duff, Keith Fahey

Scorers:Kenny Miller, James McArthur,Kris Commons