Isn’t it great to have Celtic back in the Champions League?
Once champions of Europe, the Bhoys have been out of the continent’s elite competition for far too long and their campaign this around has certainly been an intriguing one.
Firstly, the 7-0 thumping in Barcelona that seemed to suggest the Hoops really weren’t ready for life back in the big time. the pulsating 3-3 draw with Manchester City (who at the time, looked unstoppable) and then
Then came the pulsating 3-3 draw with Manchester City (who at the time, looked unstoppable), followed by a moment so funny it went viral.
Back before the first meeting between the Scots and Borussia Mönchengladbach, a Twitter photo emerged showing a Scottish bar poking fun at the difficulty in spelling the German team’s name.
— Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) November 1, 2016
Now, Die Fohlen have seemingly taken that rather bland nickname and run with it, with many of their fans wearing scarves reading the message ‘A German Team’.
Amid the bland, corporate atmosphere of Champions League group stages, it’s good to see a sense of humour still prevalent.