1965

Matches: Year by Year | Pictures: Year by Year

Celtic Games Played:- 1965
Other Match Pages:- 1964 | 1966
Decade of Matches:- 1961-1970
Picture Pages:- 1964-65 | 1965-66
League Tables:- 1964-65 | 1965-66
Date Competition Home Team Score Score Away Team Report Pictures Notes

1964-65: Jock Stein announced as Celtic manager on 31st January, and takes up the post fully on March 9th.
JAN







1st
League Division 1 Rangers 1
0
Celtic Report Pictures Jimmy Johnstone sent off
2nd
League Division 1 Celtic 1
1
Clyde Report Pictures
9th
League Division 1 Dundee United 3
1
Celtic Report Pictures
16th
League Division 1 Celtic 1
2
Heart of Midlothian Report Pictures Bertie Auld rejoins Celtic from Birmingham City for £12,000
23rd
League Division 1 Morton 3
3
Celtic Report Pictures
30th League Division 1 Celtic 8
0
Aberdeen Report Pictures
FEB







6th Scottish Cup St Mirren 0
3
Celtic Report Pictures
13th League Division 1 St Mirren 1
5
Celtic Report Pictures
20th Scottish Cup Queen’s Park 0
1
Celtic Report Pictures
27th League Division 1 Celtic 2
0
Kilmarnock Report Pictures
MAR







6th
Scottish Cup Celtic 3
2
Kilmarnock Report Pictures
10th
League Division 1 Airdrieonians 0
6
Celtic Report Pictures Jock Stein’s first match in charge
13th
League Division 1 Celtic 0
1
St Johnstone Report Pictures
20th
League Division 1 Dundee 3
3
Celtic Report Pictures
22nd
League Division 1 Celtic 2
4
Hibernian Report Pictures
27th Scottish Cup SF
Celtic 2
2
Motherwell Report Pictures
31st
Scottish Cup SF Replay
Celtic 3
0
Motherwell Report Pictures
APR







3rd League Division 1 Celtic 1
0
Third Lanark Report Pictures
7th League Division 1 Hibernian 0
4
Celtic Report Pictures
12th
Testimonial (Guest)
Nottingham Forest
2
1
Celtic
Report
Pictures
Bobby McKinley Testimonial
14th League Division 1 Falkirk 6
2
Celtic Report Pictures
17th League Division 1 Celtic 1
2
Partick Thistle Report Pictures
24th Scottish Cup Final
Celtic 3
2
Dunfermline Athletic
Report Pictures Scottish Cup Winners
Celtic’s first senior trophy since 1957
28th League Division 1 Dunfermline Athletic 5
1
Celtic Report Pictures
30th
Glasgow Cup
Celtic
2
1
Rangers
Report
Pictures Celtic release 20 youth players
MAY








3rd
Glasgow Cup
Celtic
3
0
Clyde
Report
Pictures
Semi-final
11th
Glasgow Cup
Queens Park
0
5
Celtic
Report
Pictures
Final. Celtic retain the Cup
26th
Friendly
FC Austria
1
0
Celtic
Report
Pictures
Played in the Pater Stadium, Vienna

Hugh Maxwell was sold to St Johnstone for £10,000 in June.
Joe McBride joined from Motherwell for £22,000 in June. Also joining were Mike McGowan (IF) from St Rochs, Brian Goodwin (OR) from Our Lady’s High School and George Connelly from Tulliallan Thistle

1965-66 was the first season the ‘The Celtic View‘ was published with the first edition coming out on 11th August 1965

Celtic Team Line-Up 1965-66

Date Competition
Home Team
Score
Score
Away Team Report
Pictures Note
JUL








28th
Benefit
Motherwell
1
1
Celtic
Report
Pictures
Played at The Bowl, King George V Park, Douglas, Isle Of Man
AUG







3rd Friendly Shamrock Rovers 0 7 Celtic Report Pictures
7th Friendly Sunderland 0 5 Celtic Report Pictures di Sousa and Ignacio,. two Brazilian trialists arrive at Celtic Park
14th League Cup Dundee United 2
1
Celtic Report Pictures
18th League Cup Celtic 1
0
Motherwell Report Pictures
21st League Cup Celtic 0
2
Dundee Report Pictures
25th League Division 1 Dundee United 0
4
Celtic Report Pictures
28th League Cup Celtic 3
0
Dundee United Report Pictures
SEP







1st League Cup Motherwell 2
3
Celtic Report Pictures
4th League Cup Dundee 1
3
Celtic Report Pictures
11th League Division 1 Celtic 2
1
Clyde Report Pictures
15th League Cup Raith Rovers 1
8
Celtic Report Pictures
18th League Division 1 Rangers 2
1
Celtic Report Pictures
22nd League Cup Celtic 4
0
Raith Rovers Report Pictures
25th League Division 1 Celtic 7 1 Aberdeen Report Pictures
29th ECWC 1st Rd Go Ahead
0
6
Celtic Report Pictures 1st Leg
OCT







4th League Cup SF
Celtic 2
2
Hibernian Report Pictures
7th ECWC 1st Rd Celtic 1
0
Go Ahead
Report Pictures 2nd Leg; First Team debut for Jim Craig
9th League Division 1 Celtic 5
2
Heart of Midlothian Report Pictures
16th League Division 1 Falkirk 3
4
Celtic Report Pictures
18th League Cup SF Replay
Celtic 4
0
Hibernian Report Pictures
23rd League Cup Final
Celtic 2
1
Rangers Report Pictures League Cup Winners
27th League Division 1 Dundee 1
2
Celtic Report Pictures
30th League Division 1 Celtic 6
1
Stirling Albion Report Pictures
NOV







3rd ECWC 2nd Rd
Aarhus 0
1
Celtic Report Pictures 1st Leg
6th League Division 1 Celtic 1
1
Partick Thistle Report Pictures
13th League Division 1 St Johnstone 1
4
Celtic Report Pictures Jim Kennedy joins Morton
17th ECWC 2nd Rd
Celtic 2
0
Aarhus Report Pictures 2nd Leg
20th League Division 1 Celtic 5
0
Hamilton Academicals Report Pictures
27th League Division 1 Celtic 2
1
Kilmarnock Report Pictures
DEC







11th League Division 1 Celtic 2
0
Hibernian Report Pictures
18th League Division 1 Dunfermline Athletic 0
2
Celtic Report Pictures
25th League Division 1 Celtic 8
1
Morton Report Pictures