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New PDF release: Celtic: The Awakening: From East End Misfits to European

By Alex Gordon

Celtic strode majestically into the heritage books in 1967 because the first British membership to beat Europe, and the enduring photo of captain Billy McNeill protecting aloft the glittering eu Cup within the Lisbon sunshine is the defining photo of that footballing period. but in the beginning of the last decade, Celtic have been a workforce suffering from defeats and in disarray either off and on the sector. What caused their extraordinary transformation?

In Celtic: The Awakening, Alex Gordon enters uncharted territory to enquire the tale of Celtic within the Sixties, a rare decade within the club's roller-coaster 125-year historical past. avid gamers of the period, sturdy, undesirable and detached, are interviewed intensive in an try and get to the bottom of considered one of football’s maximum mysteries.

Sweeping during the ’60s and past, Celtic: The Awakening details the formerly untold tale of ways a proud membership rose from grief to glory, from dismay to delight.

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