1956

Matches: Year by Year | Pictures: Year by Year

Celtic Games Played:- 1956
Other Match Pages:- 1955 | 1957
Decade of Matches:- 1951-1960
Picture Pages:- 1955-56 | 1956-57
League Tables:- 1955-56 | 1956-57
Date Competition Home Team Score Score Away Team Report Pictures Notes
JAN                
2nd League Division A Celtic 0
1
Rangers Report Pictures  
7th League Division A Aberdeen 1
0
Celtic Report Pictures  
21st League Division A Raith Rovers 1
1
Celtic Report Pictures Celtic sign John Donnelly from Armadale Thistle
28th League Division A Celtic 1
1
Heart of Midlothian Report Pictures  
FEB                
4th Scottish Cup Morton 0
2
Celtic Report Pictures  
11th League Division A Motherwell 2
2
Celtic Report Pictures  
18th Scottish Cup Ayr United 0
3
Celtic Report Pictures  
25th League Division A Celtic 4
1
Clyde Report Pictures  
MAR                
3rd Scottish Cup Celtic 2
1
Airdrieonians Report Pictures Jimmy McIlroy transferred to Third Lanark
7th League Division A Dunfermline Athletic 1
1
Celtic Report Pictures First Scottish League floodlit game
10th League Division A East Fife 3
0
Celtic Report Pictures  
17th League Division A Celtic 1
0
Dundee Report Pictures  
24th Scottish Cup SF
Celtic 2
1
Clyde Report Pictures  
28th League Division A St Mirren 0
2
Celtic Report Pictures  
31st League Division A Celtic 3
1
Airdrieonians Report Pictures  
APR                
7th
Friendly
Celtic
3
1
Stirling Albion
Report
Pictures
 
10th League Division A Celtic 1
1
Aberdeen Report Pictures  
13th League Division A Kilmarnock 0
0
Celtic Report Pictures  
16th
Charity match for Cheshire Homes. Celtic
2
2
Manchester Utd
Report Pictures  
21st Scottish Cup Final
Heart of Midlothian 3
1
Celtic Report Pictures Third year in succession as Scottish Cup finalists
23rd League Division A Partick Thistle 2
0
Celtic Report Pictures Debut game for Jim Kennedy
25th League Division A Celtic 0
3
Hibernian Report Pictures  
28th League Division A Celtic 1
3
Queen of the South Report Pictures  
30th League Division A Celtic 1
0
Falkirk Report Pictures Celtic release McPhail, Docherty, Rowan and Whyte
MAY                
5th
Glasgow Charities Cup
Celtic
4
1
Clyde
Report
Pictures
Celtic sign Billy McPhail from Clyde on a free transfer.
9th
Glasgow Charities Cup
Celtic
0
0
Third Lanark
Report
Pictures
Third Lanark won on a toss
14th
Friendly
Coleraine
1
2
Celtic
Report
Pictures
 
15th
Charity match for De La Selle Orphan Home. Coleraine Crusaders/Peter Docherty Select
5
5
Celtic
Report Pictures Played at Celtic Park, Belfast
17th
Friendly
Derry City
1
1
Celtic
Report
Pictures
 
Date
Competition
Home Team
Score
Score
Away Team
Report
Pictures
Note
AUG                
11th League Cup Aberdeen 1
2
Celtic Report Pictures Billy McPhail’s debut
15th League Cup Celtic 2
1
Rangers Report Pictures  
18th League Cup Celtic 2
1
East Fife Report Pictures  
21st
Glasgow Cup
Celtic
3
4
Rangers
Report
Pictures
 
25th League Cup Celtic 3
2
Aberdeen Report Pictures  
29th League Cup Rangers 0
0
Celtic Report Pictures  
SEP                
1st League Cup East Fife 0
1
Celtic Report Pictures  
8th League Division 1 Celtic 2
0
Queen’s Park Report Pictures Alec Boden leaves for Ayr Utd
12th League Cup Celtic 6
0
Dunfermline Athletic Report Pictures  
15th League Cup Dunfermline Athletic 3
0
Celtic Report Pictures  
22nd League Division 1 Celtic 0
2
Rangers Report Pictures  
29th League Division 1 Motherwell 1
0 Celtic Report Pictures  
OCT                
6th League Cup SF
Celtic
2
0
Clyde
Report Pictures  
13th League Division 1 Falkirk 0
1
Celtic Report Pictures  
20th League Division 1 Celtic 1
1
Raith Rovers Report Pictures  
27th League Cup Final
Celtic 0
0
Partick Thistle Report Pictures  
31st League Cup Final Replay
Celtic 3
0
Partick Thistle Report Pictures League Cup Winners
NOV                
3rd League Division 1 Dundee 2
1
Celtic Report Pictures Bobby Collins breaks his ankle.
10th League Division 1 Celtic 4
0
East Fife Report Pictures  
17th League Division 1 Ayr United 1
3
Celtic Report Pictures Jimmy Walsh leaves to join Leicester City
24th League Division 1 Celtic 1
1
Partick Thistle Report Pictures  
DEC                
1st League Division 1 Celtic 1
1
Heart of Midlothian Report Pictures  
3rd
Friendly
Leeds United
3
4
Celtic
Report Pictures Played at Elland Road, Leeds
8th League Division 1 St Mirren 0
2
Celtic Report Pictures  
15th League Division 1 Celtic 3
1
Dunfermline Athletic Report Pictures  
22nd League Division 1 Airdrieonians 3
7
Celtic Report Pictures  
29th League Division 1 Hibernian 3
3
Celtic Report Pictures