Nir Bitton

Osman Sow of Hearts in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Hearts and Manchester City at Tyncastle Stadium on July 18, 2014
Result: Osman Sow stunner denies Celtic
Hearts striker Osman Sow scores in stoppage time to deny Celtic the chance to go three points clear at the top of the Scottish Premiership.
Dec 27, 15:56
James Forrest in action for Celtic at the Scottish Premiership Match between Celtic and Inverness Caley Thistle at Celtic Park on May 24, 2015
Team News: Celtic make three changes for St Johnstone trip
Emilio Izaguirre, James Forrest and Tom Rogic all return to Celtic's starting lineup for the trip to take on St Johnstone at McDiarmid Park.
Dec 13, 11:49
Anthony Stokes of Celtic controls the ball during the Scottish Premiership League Match between Celtic and Dundee United, at Celtic Park on August 16, 2014
Team News: Anthony Stokes left out of Celtic squad
Celtic manager Ronny Deila omits forward Anthony Stokes from his matchday squad to face Inverness Caledonian Thistle.
Nov 29, 11:23
Vaclav Cerny of Ajax celebrates as he scores their second goal during the UEFA Europa League Group A match between Celtic FC and AFC Ajax at Celtic Park on November 26, 2015 in Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Match Analysis: Celtic 1-2 Ajax
Sports Mole analyses the Europa League clash between Celtic and Ajax to examine whether the Dutch team deserved their win at Celtic Park.
Nov 26, 23:25
Callum McGregor of Celtic controls the ball during a pre season friendly match between Brentford and Celtic at Griffin Park on July 20, 2013
Team News: Callum McGregor returns for injury-stricken Celtic
Callum McGregor returns to the Celtic side after more than two months out with injury for the Europa League tie at home to Ajax.
Nov 26, 19:11
A general view of the ground ahead of the Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Inverness Caley Thistle at Celtic Park on May 24, 2015
Preview: Celtic vs. Ajax
Sports Mole previews the crucial Europa League Group A match between Celtic and Ajax at Parkhead.
Nov 24, 14:16
Leigh Griffiths of Celtic celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play off First Leg match between Celtic and Malmo FF at Celtic Park on AUGUST 19, 2015
Result: Leigh Griffiths double helps Celtic beat Ross County
Leigh Griffiths scores twice as Celtic see off Ross County 4-1 to move six points clear at the top of the Scottish Premiership.
Nov 8, 17:24
Molde FK's Norwegian forward Mohamed Elyounoussi (R) shoots to score his team's first goal during a UEFA Europa League Group A football match between Celtic and Molde FK at Celtic Park, in Glasgow, Scotland on November 5, 2015.
Result: Celtic remain bottom after Molde loss
Nir Bitton is sent off as Celtic fall to a 2-1 defeat at home to Molde as they remain bottom of Group A in the Europa League.
Nov 5, 19:55
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Half-Time Report: Mohamed Elyounoussi, Daniel Hestad hand Molde lead at Celtic
Celtic trail Molde 2-1 at the break in their Group A Europa League tie after goals from Mohamed Elyounoussi and Daniel Hestad.
Nov 5, 18:48
Daniel Berg Hestad (R) of Molde celebrates with teammates Joona Toivo (L) and Etzaz Hussain (C) after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Europa League Group A match between Celtic FC and Molde FK at Celtic Park on November 5, 2015 in Glasgow,
Live Commentary: Celtic 1-2 Molde - as it happened
Relive all the action from Molde's 2-1 victory over Celtic in their Europa League Group A clash at Celtic Park.
Nov 5, 17:29
Celtic manager Ronny Deila looks on during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying play off first leg match, between Celtic FC and Malmo FF at Celtic Park on August 19, 2015
Preview: Celtic vs. Molde
Sports Mole previews the Europa League Group A clash between Celtic and leaders Molde.
Nov 3, 22:12
Nir Bitton of Celtic in action during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying play off first leg match, between Celtic FC and Malmo FF at Celtic Park on August 19, 2015
Nir Bitton: 'I nearly left Celtic'
Nir Bitton says that he considered leaving Celtic last season due to a lack of first-team opportunities.
Nov 3, 19:45
A general view of the ground ahead of the Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Inverness Caley Thistle at Celtic Park on May 24, 2015
Nir Bitton signs new long-term contract at Celtic
Israeli international Nir Bitton signs a new contract with Celtic, keeping the midfielder at the club until 2020.
Nov 2, 16:34
Celtic manager Ronny Deila looks on during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying play off first leg match, between Celtic FC and Malmo FF at Celtic Park on August 19, 2015
Team News: Three changes for Celtic against Hearts in Scottish League Cup clash
Celtic boss Ronny Deila makes three changes to his side to take on Hearts in their Scottish League Cup quarter-final at Tynecastle.
Oct 28, 19:08
Jozo Simunovic of FC Dinamo Zagreb in action during the UEFA Champions League Third Qualifying Round 1st Leg match between FC Dinamo Zagreb and FC Molde at Maksimir stadium in Zagreb, Croatia on Tuesday, July 28, 2015. (Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Im
Team News: Jozo Simunovic makes home Celtic debut
Croatian defender Jozo Simunovic makes his first start as a Celtic player at Parkhead against Dundee United this afternoon.
Oct 25, 14:21
Molde FK 's coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reacts during the UEFA Europa League Group E football match FC Steaua Bucaresti vs Molde FK in Bucharest, on October 25, 2012
Result: Lacklustre Celtic no match for inspired Molde
Celtic succumb to a 3-1 defeat at the hands of Molde in Thursday night's Europa League Group A clash at the Aker Stadion.
Oct 22, 21:58
Celtic manager Ronny Deila looks on during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying play off first leg match, between Celtic FC and Malmo FF at Celtic Park on August 19, 2015
Preview: Molde vs. Celtic
Sports Mole previews the Europa League clash between Molde and Celtic at Aker Stadion.
Oct 21, 01:27
Nadir Ciftci of Celtic makes his debut at the Pre Season Friendly between Celtic and Real Sociedad at St Mirren Park on July 10th, 2015
Half-Time Report: Nadir Ciftci gives Celtic lead over Motherwell
An early strike from Nadir Ciftci gives Celtic a 1-0 half-time lead against Motherwell in the Scottish Premiership.
Oct 17, 12:52
Israeli's midfielder Nir Bitton (L) defends against Cyprus' midfielder Constantinos Makridis (R) during their Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Israel and Cyprus at the Teddy Kollek Memorial Stadium in the city of Jerusalem, on October 10, 2015.
Report: Arsenal eye Celtic's Israel midfielder Nir Bitton
Arsene Wenger sent scouts to watch Celtic's Israel international Nir Bitton in the Hoops' recent Europa League tie against Fenerbahce, according to a report.
Oct 11, 17:33
Israeli's midfielder Nir Bitton (L) defends against Cyprus' midfielder Constantinos Makridis (R) during their Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Israel and Cyprus at the Teddy Kollek Memorial Stadium in the city of Jerusalem, on October 10, 2015.
Result: Cyprus defeat Israel to confirm qualification for Wales
Cyprus defeat Israel 2-1 to confirm Wales's qualification for Euro 2016.
Oct 10, 21:38
James Forrest in action for Celtic at the Scottish Premiership Match between Celtic and Inverness Caley Thistle at Celtic Park on May 24, 2015
Result: Celtic fail to take chances against Hearts
Celtic draw 0-0 in the Scottish Premiership against Hearts despite dominating the match.
Sep 26, 16:52
Leigh Griffiths of Celtic celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play off First Leg match between Celtic and Malmo FF at Celtic Park on AUGUST 19, 2015
Half-Time Report: Hearts holding Celtic at half time
Celtic are being held by Hearts at half time in their Scottish Premiership clash.
Sep 26, 15:48
Celtic midfielder Kris Commons celebrates after a goal against Shakhtar Karagandy on August 28, 2013
John Collins: 'Kris Commons vital in Ajax draw'
John Collins praises Kris Commons's performance during Celtic's 2-2 draw against Ajax.
Sep 18, 19:50
Ajax's Viktor Fischer (R) vies with Celtic Glasgow's Jozo Simunovic during the UEFA Europa League Group A football match Ajax Amsterdam vs Celtic Glasgow on September 17, 2015 at the Amsterdam Arena in Amsterdam.
Result: Ten-man Celtic hold Ajax
Celtic begin their Europa League campaign with a 2-2 draw away to Ajax in a game that sees Emilio Izaguirre sent off.
Sep 17, 19:54
Ajax's Viktor Fischer (R) vies with Celtic Glasgow's Jozo Simunovic during the UEFA Europa League Group A football match Ajax Amsterdam vs Celtic Glasgow on September 17, 2015 at the Amsterdam Arena in Amsterdam.
Half-Time Report: Celtic in front at Ajax
Celtic take a 2-1 half-time lead in against Ajax in the Europa League.
Sep 17, 18:49
The Malmo players celebrate together after Jo Inge Berget goal early in the second half during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying play off first leg match, between at Celtic Park on August 19, 2015
Match Analysis: Malmo 2-0 Celtic (4-3 on aggregate)
Sports Mole assesses just how Celtic crashed out of the Champions League before the group stages at the hands of Malmo.
Aug 25, 22:47
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Nir Bitton refuses to blame referee for Celtic loss
Nir Bitton refuses to blame to referee in the wake of Celic's 4-3 aggregate loss to Malmo in their Champions League playoff.
Aug 25, 22:42
The Malmo players celebrate together after Jo Inge Berget goal early in the second half during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying play off first leg match, between at Celtic Park on August 19, 2015
Result: Celtic fail to make group stages of Champions League after Malmo loss
Celtic surrender a first-leg lead to lose 4-3 on aggregate to Malmo and exit the Champions League before the group stages.
Aug 25, 21:40
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Half-Time Report: Celtic on verge of exiting Champions League on away goals
Malmo lead Celtic 1-0 at half time in their Champions League playoff second-leg tie.
Aug 25, 20:36
The Malmo players celebrate together after Jo Inge Berget goal early in the second half during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying play off first leg match, between at Celtic Park on August 19, 2015
Player Ratings: Celtic 3-2 Malmo
Sports Mole takes a look at who impressed during Celtic's dramatic 3-2 victory over Malmo in the first leg of their Champions League playoff clash.
Aug 19, 23:26
The Malmo players celebrate together after Jo Inge Berget goal early in the second half during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying play off first leg match, between at Celtic Park on August 19, 2015
Match Analysis: Celtic 3-2 Malmo
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Celtic's 3-2 victory over Malmo in the first leg of their Champions League playoff.
Aug 19, 22:30
Leigh Griffiths of Celtic celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play off First Leg match between Celtic and Malmo FF at Celtic Park on AUGUST 19, 2015
Result: Leigh Griffiths brace hands Celtic narrow advantage in Champions League playoff
Celtic secure a 3-2 victory over Malmo in their Champions League playoff clash at Celtic Park to take a one-goal lead into the second leg.
Aug 19, 21:40
Leigh Griffiths of Celtic celebrates scoring a goal early in the first half during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying play off first leg match, between at Celtic Park on August 19, 2015
Half-Time Report: Celtic in control against Malmo in Champions League clash at Celtic Park
Goals from Leigh Griffiths and Nir Bitton give Celtic a comfortable 2-0 lead at the break in their Champions League clash against Malmo.
Aug 19, 20:32
Leigh Griffiths of Celtic celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play off First Leg match between Celtic and Malmo FF at Celtic Park on AUGUST 19, 2015
Live Commentary: Celtic 3-2 Malmo - as it happened
Relive Celtic's 3-2 victory over Malmo in the first leg of their Champions League playoff tie as the visitors take two away goals back to Sweden with them.
Aug 19, 18:45
Leigh Griffiths of Celtic controls the ball during the Scottish Premiership League Match between Celtic and Dundee United, at Celtic Park on August 16, 2014
Result: Celtic hold on to victory over Inverness Caledonian Thistle
Celtic defeat Inverness Caledonian Thistle 4-2 in the Scottish Premiership.
Aug 15, 16:51
Leigh Griffiths of Celtic celebrates his goal during the Scottish premiership match between Kilmarnock and Celtic at Rugby Park on August 12, 2015
Result: Kallum Higginbotham rescues draw for Kilmarnock
Kilmarnock upset Celtic with a 2-2 draw at Rugby Park to secure their first point of the season.
Aug 12, 21:41
Kris Commons of Celtic celebrates scoring the opening goal with Leigh Griffiths and Emilio Izaguirre during the Scottish League Cup Final between Dundee United and Celtic at Hampden Park on March 15, 2015
Result: Celtic too strong for Partick Thistle
Goals from Kris Commons and Tomas Rogic give Celtic a 2-0 win over Partick Thistle in the Scottish Premiership.
Aug 9, 14:24
Celtic's Tomas Rogic in action against Cliftonville during their Champions League second qualifying round second leg match on July 23, 2013
Half-Time Report: Tomas Rogic gives Celtic lead
A first-half goal from Tomas Rogic gives Celtic a 1-0 lead over Partick Thistle in the Scottish Premiership.
Aug 9, 13:23
Leigh Griffiths of Celtic controls the ball during the Scottish Premiership League Match between Celtic and Dundee United, at Celtic Park on August 16, 2014
Team News: Leigh Griffiths on bench for Celtic
Leigh Griffiths drops to the bench for the second leg of Celtic's Champions League third-round qualifier away to Qarabag FK.
Aug 5, 16:34
Nadir Ciftci of Celtic and Bedavi Huseynov of FK Qarabag in action during the UEFA Champions League Third Qualifying Round 1st Leg match between Celtic and FK Qarabag at Celtic Park on July 29, 2015
Result: Late Dedryck Boyata header puts Celtic in control
Dedryck Boyata scores eight minutes from time to hand Celtic a 1-0 advantage at the halfway stage of their Champions League qualifying tie with Qarabag FK.
Jul 29, 21:37
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