Celtic players you've met?

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  1. Norm Peterson Good afternoon everybody... Gold Member

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    I've never met any myself unfortunately.

    Who's met any Celtic players and what was the occasion and what were they like?

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    Loads in the 90's, used to go along the road to the Seamill Hydro on the Friday after school before we played the Huns and meet the team then they would let us go on their after meal walk with them. I remember Andy Walker was brand new :giggle1:
     
  3. Marty McFly Whoa, this is heavy Gold Member

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    None of the current crop.

    In '91 met a few, Paul Elliot was great. Met the whole team as a mascot in '92. Peter Grant was incredible with me, the majority were very pleasant.

    Met Hartson and McNamara in a nightclub in Stirling in 2003, gave them drunken ramblings about how much I loved them.

    Lions I've met McNeil, Lennox, Auld, and Tommy Gemmell. All absolute gentemen.

    Met Tosh McKinlay and Mark McNally at a dinner once, McNally was quite shy and reserved unlike Tosh who I shared some banter about Dundee with.
     
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    Izzy, GMS, Matthews and Kelvin Wilson all in town at different times. Just all normal blokes, good guys.
     
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    Met Kenny Dalglish in Dundee, well stalked him for his autograph, although he was manager of Liverpool at the time.
     
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    Basically the enitire team from 2012(And Mjällby), John Guidetti and Billy McNeill. Guidetti was cool, only player I actually really talked to.
     
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    Met Paul Lambert and was slightly disappointed. Think I just presumed he would love me as much as I loved him. :giggle1:
     
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    Billy McNeill, Bertie Auld, John Hartson, Marc Crosas, Giorgios Samaras, Dan Majstorovic, Cillian Sheridan, Stephen McManus, Massimo Donati.


    Edit: Hooper and Commons too.
     
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  9. Pinstripe Gold Member Gold Member

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    Paul ?
     
  10. Sean Daleer Celtic Glasgow Gold Member

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    Met Andy Thom after going to the game straight from work one day, had to leave my work bag with security and forgot to get it back. Had to go in Monday morning to get it and was hanging around the reception area while they went to get it and out walked Atom, full kit on as well.

    I was about 17 at the time at the time and I was still like a gibbering wreck. Got his autograph though when I finally plucked up the courage to talk to him.
     
  11. Notorious Gold Member Gold Member

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    met Derek Riordan once in a certain club in Edinburgh.

    met Leigh a few times same with Brown.
     
  12. Mcguire1 One faith, Celtic Gold Member

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    Paul McStay down here in London..

    Sombre as we were waiting outside in the hospital and he was told that was it, forced to retire..
     
  13. Dear Hunter Gold Member Gold Member News Writer

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    Got a picture with Izzy a few seasons back outside CP. Met Chris Sutton, Daniel Majstorovic and Paul McStay a few times.
     
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    I was very fortunate in the MON era that my mums uncle was a scout for Celtic, as a birthday present for my older brother he got us invited into the home dressing room to meet the first team before we played Aberdeen. This was on Ramon Vega's debut. I was still fairly young at the time so was a nervous wreck and hardly spoke a word to any of the players but Tom Boyd introduced us to every single player who were all gents. Except Paul Lambert who signed our autograph book without looking in our direction then threw it back at us, never liked him after that.
     
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    Also met Adam Matthews in Nando's at St Enoch Centre, cracking guy
     
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    Enrico anonni, was a complete bawbag and wouldn't sign my autograph
     
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    Aw naw, Annoni wouldnae sign yer baw anaw noo?
     
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    Big Danny Maj
    In the shop I used to work in his kids went to a fancy school in Kilmacolm were u had to get everything fae the shop, he was sound made sure I served him all round the shop was not long after he signed told him how important to play for the shirt and that lol.

    Big Jan
    At fancy hospitality at the first game v sevco took me a while (few drinks was a free bar)an hour back at parkhead after hampden to talk to him(he was there wa his mates as a punter)got a pic wa him he's a proper fan sound as f**k spent most of the day talking an getting pics even though he was there wa his mates for a day out.

    Big Bad John.
    At a Morton sports dinner (got free tickets through my old work)he was a speaker got a pic,was dying to ask him how he felt about missing seville and if he felt he could've made a difference but never got to get the chance all the Q+A was rigged wa the chairman,easdale brothers and a councillor all asking about oldco and cancer not a single question about us * *.

    Tony Warner
    Years ago up glasgow as kids bumped into him my daft mate thought he was Pierre and was calling him pierre he never spoke to us for long lol.
     
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    George McCluskey. Met him at a Charlie & the Bhoys gig. Stood and spoke to him for a few minutes, seemed a gent.
     
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    KT lives near me and regularly visits the tesco I work at. Never spoke to him though. Big man's busy getting his dinner.

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