In the curtain-raiser of Celtic’s 2022/23 season, Stephen Welsh notched up the opening goal in the early minutes against Aberdeen, to settle any nerves that might have been there on Flag Day. The 22-year-old, who was third choice behind Cameron Carter-Vickers and Carl Starfelt last season, was wanted by Ligue 1 side, Toulouse, this summer.
Celtic 2-0 Aberdeen: Stephen Welsh header & Jota stunner seal opening-day win for reigning champions
Jota's stunning long-range drive capped victory for Celtic as they began their Scottish Premiership title defence with a win over Aberdeen. Stephen Welsh glanced in at the near post to get the reigning champions off to a perfect start before a relentless pursuit for a second goal followed. Jim Goodwin's...
Celtic 2-0 Aberdeen: Stephen Welsh and Jota score as the Scottish Premiership champions impress in opener
Celtic got their Scottish Premiership title defence off to a winning start as Stephen Welsh and Jota scored in either half to earn a 2-0 win over Aberdeen. Defender Stephen Welsh headed in an early goal as the Hoops dominated from the first whistle. Jota made it 2-0 deep into...
Celtic have rejected a second attempt by French side Toulouse too sign defender Stephen Welsh, according to Sky Sports. The latest offer was for a season long loan with an option to buy at around £3.5m but this has been rejected as the Scotland Under 21 defender and Celtic Academy graduate is very much part of Ange Postecoglou’s plans for the new season which gets underway on Sunday when Aberdeen are the visitors to Celtic Park for the Scottish Premiership opener.
Toulouse have made an enquiry for Celtic defender Stephen Welsh. The Ligue 1 side are interested in signing the Scotland U21 international, who started in Celtic's 2-0 home win over Norwich on Saturday. Sky Sports News understands Celtic do not want to sell the 22-year-old, as he is part of...
“The way we played and the way we were moving in the first 45 was the best we have shown,” Stephen Welsh
Yesterday Celtic participated in a friendly match in Poland with Legia Warsaw for Artur Boruc’s farewell party after a glorious career in the game. The Hoops were on top in the first half, thanks to goals from Reo Hatate and Daizen Maeda. However, after the break and several changes later we lapsed back into that habit of conceding poor goals in pre-season games.
One of the main talking points of Sunday evening, Stephen Welsh’s apparent move to Udinese, has taken a further development, which would indicate his future will lie in Glasgow for the forseeable. The Daily Record have reported:. The Hoops are not in the market to let their Scotland under-21...
Stephen Welsh: Celtic reject approach from Udinese for defender after Serie A club enquire about an initial loan deal
Celtic have rejected an approach from Udinese for defender Stephen Welsh after the Serie A club enquired about a loan move. Udinese enquired about taking the 21-year-old on loan, with an option to buy, Sky Sports News has been told, but Celtic are keen to keep the promising centre-back. Welsh...
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Celtic’s Road to Redemption – “Team Full of leaders, Good Characters and Good Footballers,” Stephen Welsh
Stephen Welsh isn’t lying on a beach as would normally be the case for footballers at this time of year, certainly the ones not involved in tournaments like the European Championships. He did play for Scotland Under 21s in a friendly against Northern Ireland earlier this month, as you’ll notice from a few of our photos.
This summer promises to be one of change for Celtic. A new manager is set to come in, while a number of players are expected to head for the Parkhead exit door as new faces could arrive in order to replace them. Hopefully it looks like the appointment of the...
Stephen Welsh believes a Scottish Cup win at Ibrox on Sunday will help in part repay Celtic fans whose 10 in a row dreams were shattered by Rangers. Steven Gerrard’s relentless Gers side left the Hoops in their slipstream on the way to winning the club’s 55th Premiership title. Celtic...