Celtic will pay a joint tribute to Lisbon Lions Billy McNeill and Stevie Chalmers during the William Hill Scottish Cup final.
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Thousands of people turned out in Glasgow along with major figures of Scottish football to pay their last respects to Billy McNeill.
Sir Alex Ferguson was among the mourners gathering to pay their respects to former Celtic captain and manager Billy McNeill.
Stevie Chalmers, scorer of Celtic’s winning goal in the 1967 European Cup final, has died at the age of 83, the club have announced.
Champions-elect Celtic took another step closer to the title as they beat Kilmarnock 1-0 on Saturday.
Celtic centre-half Jozo Simunovic paid his own fitting tribute to Billy McNeill by heading in the winner against Kilmarnock at Parkhead.
Neil Lennon and Scott Brown led the Celtic tribute to Billy McNeill on Saturday morning by laying a wreath in his honour at his statue outside Parkhead.
Jozo Simunovic wants Celtic to give Billy McNeill an “amazing goodbye” at the Ladbrokes Premiership game against Kilmarnock on Saturday.
Neil Lennon believes Celtic should retire the number five jersey in tribute to Billy McNeill.
Billy McNeill’s family have urged the Celtic support to honour the club’s former skipper and manager in the way he would have wanted – with “noise, passion and enjoyment”.
Ex-Rangers captain John Greig has laid a wreath at the statue of Billy McNeill at Celtic Park in tribute to his former Old Firm opponent.
Sir Kenny Dalglish has revealed how the “wonderful education” he received from Billy McNeill during his early days at Celtic helped put him on the road to his own moment of European glory.
Celtic left-back Kieran Tierney expects his fellow supporters to pay a fitting tribute to Billy McNeill on Saturday.
A tearful Charlie Nicholas recalled Billy McNeill’s thoughtfulness as the former Celtic striker paid tribute to his ex-manager.
Tributes have poured in for Celtic’s European Cup-winning captain and former manager Billy McNeill following his death at the age of 79.
Former Celtic striker Frank McGarvey has praised Billy McNeill as a “fantastic man” following his death.
It is a point of irony that when Celtic skipper Billy McNeill strode up the steps at the Lisbon’s Estadio Nacional to claim his moment in history, he did so alone.
Former Celtic captain Billy McNeill has died at the age of 79, his family have announced.
Celtic’s European Cup-winning captain Billy McNeill is to receive a prestigious award from Spanish club Athletic Bilbao in tribute to his “faithful service” to the Hoops.
Billy McNeill’s family have moved to clear up rumours over the health of the former Celtic captain and manager.