Celtic have confirmed one of their players have tested positive after their return from their controversial trip to Dubai – and Rangers fans on Twitter

A statement from the Parkhead side confirmed the positive test but there are no further details on whether any close contacts have been identified ad are having to self-isolate.


Celtic enjoyed some nice scenery at least  (Photo by GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP via Getty Images)

“Celtic today confirmed that one player has recorded a positive test for covid-19. Clearly the player will receive all our care and full support,” Celtic said [Twitter].

All other members of our squad, management team and backroom squad are negative.”

Neil Lennon’s side spent six days in the United Arab Emirates but sparked a row before they’d even left Scotland when tomorrow’s fixture with Hibs was moved from its original date without Hibs’ agreement.

Once they arrived in Dubai, there was further controversy after they were pictured poolside enjoying beers while the rest of Scotland were plunged into new lockdown restrictions.

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Rangers fans had already been stunned repeatedly and this latest development has left Gers fans

Here are some of the comments from incredulous Rangers fans on Twitter:


Here’s how Rangers supporters reacted to the news that the SFA will not be investigating Celtic for Covid-19 breaches during their trip to Dubai.

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