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Rangers target top spot

Rangers have the chance to regain top spot in the Scottish Premier League with victory over Kilmarnock at Ibrox this afternoon. Walter Smith’s side had been widely written off around the turn of the year when they trailed Celtic by seven points. But their Old Firm rivals have stuttered of late – they play at Motherwell tomorrow – allowing Rangers to close the gap to two points.

Boruc livens Old Firm stalemate

Celtic 0 Rangers 0

Strachan fearful of Old Firm wobble

By Ronnie Esplin

Strachan shuts window

The Celtic manager, Gordon Strachan, has called for an end to the January transfer window. Strachan has gone back on his initial support for the idea because he feels the heightened activity during the two windows leads to instability.

Roving role brings out the best in reborn Brown

Scott Brown is refusing to take his place in the Celtic midfield for granted, despite his superb recent form. Brown, 23, has delivered a series of all-action performances in recent matches after being given more licence to roam by manager Gordon Strachan. And he believes the return of Marc Crosas from a three-month injury lay-off in Saturday's Scottish Cup win over Dundee shows Celtic now have an embarrassment of riches in the middle of the park.

Strachan to ring changes after injury to Nakamura

Celtic midfielder ruled out of cup match as McGeady hopes for return to favour

Celtic slip up at home again after Feeney turns tables

Celtic 2 Dundee United 2

Celtic's McGeady back in contention after bust-up

Aiden McGeady is fit and available for Celtic's league game at home to Dundee United today, according to the manager Gordon Strachan.

Boyd's beauty keeps Rangers on course

Rangers 1 Hibernian 0

McGeady suspended over Strachan row

Aiden McGeady was today made to pay dearly for his bust-up with Gordon Strachan after the Celtic boss banned the winger from first-team duty for a fortnight.

Smith prepared for January clear-out of Rangers squad

By Gavin McCafferty

McGeady strikes as Celtic bow out on a high

Celtic 2 Villarreal 0

Celtic's 'holy goalie' gets a shot at redemption

Gordon Strachan, the Celtic manager, will tonight show faith in his errant goalkeeper, Artur Boruc, by fielding the Poland international in Celtic's final European match of the season, a game meaningful only for the visitors, Villarreal.

McGeady missing again

By Kieran Daley

Celtic go out as own goal adds to miserable record on the road

Aalborg 2 Celtic 1
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