• Efe Ambrose frozen out at Celtic because of howler against Barcelona

    Efe Ambrose frozen out at Celtic because of howler against Barcelona

    Celtic manager, Brendan Rodgers, has left out Efe Ambrose from his squad, in order to avoid a fans’ backlash against the defender following his own goal against Barcelona in a pre-season friendly in July.

    The Scottish club faced Barca again in the Champions League on Tuesday night and were hammered 7-0.

    “The manager (Brendan Rogers) has told Efe (Ambrose) he has decided to leave him out of the first team for the time being until the Celtic fans have forgiven him for […]

  • Celtic coach stops Efe Ambrose from joining Nigeria’s Olympic squad

    Celtic coach stops Efe Ambrose from joining Nigeria’s Olympic squad

    Samson Siasia’s bid to take Efe Ambrose to the Olympics in Rio has been quashed by Celtic coach, Brendan Rodgers who is in the midst of a defensive crisis and is loathe to lose another defender.

    Brendan Rodgers is wrestling with injury problems in central defence, with Croatian Jozo Simunovic and Dedryck Boyata likely to miss the start of the Scottish Premiership season.

    Nigeria will play Japan in their first fixture on August 4, just 48 hours before Celtic begin their league […]