1979

Matches: Year by Year | Pictures: Year by Year

Celtic Games Played:- 1979
Other Match Pages:- 1978 | 1980
Decade of Matches:- 1971-1980
Picture Pages:- 1978-79 | 1979-80
League Tables:- 1978-79 | 1979-80


Date Competition Home Team Score Score Away Team Report Pictures Notes
JAN Weather played havoc with the Scottish fixture list at the start of 1979
           
16th
Friendly
Estoril
0
4
Celtic
Report
Pictures
 
23rd
Friendly
Clyde
0
3
Celtic
Report
Pictures
 
24th
Friendly
Queen of the South
0
2
Celtic
Report
Pictures
 
31st
Scottish Cup 3rd Rd Montrose
2
4
Celtic
Report Pictures  
FEB                
26th
Scottish Cup 4th Rd
Celtic
3
0
Berwick Rangers
Report Pictures  
28th
Friendly
Stirling Albion
1
1
Celtic
Report
Pictures
McAdam scored for Celtic; Kerr for Stirling Albion.
MAR                
3rd
Premier Division
Celtic
1
0
Aberdeen
Report Pictures  
10th
Scottish Cup 5th Rd
Aberdeen
1
1
Celtic
Report Pictures Roy Baines transferred to Morton
14th
Scottish Cup 5th Rd Replay
Celtic
1
2
Aberdeen
Report Pictures  
17th
Premier Division
Celtic
2
1
Motherwell
Report Pictures Debut for Pat Bonner
28th
Premier Division
Celtic
3
0
Morton
Report Pictures  
31st
Premier Division
Hibernian
2
1
Celtic
Report Pictures Vic Davidson brought back from Blackpool for £30,000
APR                
4th
Premier Division
Motherwell
3
4
Celtic
Report Pictures  
7th
Premier Division
Celtic
2
0
Partick Thistle
Report Pictures  
11th Premier Division Dundee United
2
1
Celtic
Report Pictures  
14th
Premier Division
St Mirren
0
1
Celtic
Report Pictures  
18th
Premier Division
Heart of Midlothian 0
3
Celtic
Report Pictures  
21st
Premier Division Aberdeen 1
1
Celtic
Report Pictures  
25th
Premier Division Celtic
2
1
St Mirren
Report Pictures  
28th
Premier Division Celtic
2
1
Dundee United
Report Pictures Alfie Conn and Ronnie Glavin on the transfer list
MAY               John McCluskey retired
2nd
Premier Division
Celtic
3
1
Hibernian
Report Pictures  
5th
Premier Division
Rangers
1
0
Celtic
Report Pictures  
7th
Premier Division
Partick Thistle
1
2
Celtic
Report Pictures  
8th
Glasgow Cup SF
Celtic
3
2
Clyde
Report
Pictures
 
11th
Premier Division
St Mirren
0
2
Celtic
Report Pictures  
14th
Premier Division
Celtic
1
0
Heart of Midlothian Report Pictures  
16th
Glasgow Cup Final
Rangers
3
1
Celtic
Report
Pictures
Played at Ibrox
21st
Premier Division
Celtic
4
2
Rangers
Report Pictures League ChampionsTen Men Won The League
                Bobby Lennox, the last Lisbon Lion retired from playing
  Brian Coyne, John Dowie, Bernie Godzik, Billy Russell and Robert Ward all released
  Season Review              
  Statistics 1978-79              
  League Table 1978-79              
  Scottish Cup 1978-79              
  League Cup 1978-79              
                 
                 
  Celtic Team Line-Up 1979-80              
Ronnie Glavin goes to Barnsley for £50,000; Alfie Conn joins Derby County
JUL
               
30
Drybrough Cup Celtic
5
0
Clydebank
Report
Pictures
 
AUG                
1st
Drybrough Cup SF
Celtic
3
2
Dundee United
Report
Pictures
 
4th
Drybrough Cup Final
Celtic
1
3
Rangers
Report
Pictures
 
8th
Friendly
Celtic
6
1
China
Report Pictures  
11th Premier Division Celtic 3
2
Morton Report Pictures  
14th
Glasgow Cup
Queens Park
1
3
Celtic
Report
Pictures
Charlie Nicholas makes his debut
18th
Premier Division Rangers
2
2
Celtic
Report Pictures  
22nd
Glasgow Cup
Celtic
3
0
Clyde
Report
Pictures
Jim Duffy, Danny Crainie make their first appearances
25th
Premier Division Celtic
5
0
Kilmarnock
Report Pictures  
29th
League Cup Falkirk 1
2
Celtic
Report Pictures  
SEP                
1st
League Cup Celtic
4
1
Falkirk
Report Pictures  
8th
Premier Division Celtic
2
2
Dundee United
Report Pictures  
15th
Premier Division Hibernian
1
3
Celtic
Report Pictures  
19th
European Cup 1st Rd
Partizan Tirana 1
0
Celtic
Report Pictures 1st Leg
22nd
Premier Division Aberdeen
1
2
Celtic
Report Pictures  
26th
League Cup Stirling Albion 1
2
Celtic
Report Pictures  
29th
Premier Division Celtic
3
1
St Mirren
Report Pictures  
OCT                
3rd
European Cup 1st Rd Celtic
4
1
Partizan Tirana
Report Pictures 2nd Leg
6th
Premier Division Partick Thistle 0
0
Celtic
Report Pictures  
10th
League Cup Celtic
2
0
Stirling Albion Report Pictures  
13th
Premier Division Celtic
3
0
Dundee
Report Pictures  
20th
Premier Division Morton
1
0
Celtic
Report Pictures  
24th
European Cup 2nd Rd
Celtic
3
2
Dundalk
Report Pictures 1st Leg
27th
Premier Division Celtic
1
0
Rangers
Report Pictures Dom Sullivan signed and debuts
31st
League Cup Aberdeen
3
2
Celtic
Report Pictures  
NOV                
3rd
Premier Division Kilmarnock
2
0
Celtic
Report Pictures  
7th
European Cup 2nd Rd Dundalk
0
0
Celtic
Report Pictures 2nd Leg
10th
Premier Division Dundee United
0
1
Celtic
Report Pictures  
17th
Premier Division Celtic
3
0
Hibernian
Report Pictures  
24th
League Cup Celtic
0
1
Aberdeen
Report Pictures Peter Mackie sold to Dundee for £30,000
DEC                
1st
Premier Division St Mirren
2
1
Celtic
Report Pictures  
15th
Premier Division Celtic
5
1
Partick Thistle
Report Pictures  
22nd
Premier Division Celtic
3
1
Morton
Report Pictures Joe Filippi departs to Clyde.
29th
Premier Division
Rangers
1
1
Celtic
Report Pictures