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Watch: Scottish Football Gold – Alan Thompson steals it for Celtic

| 13.07.2016

Our first Old Firm Derby clip in this series comes from 2004, and it’s one that will cheer Celtic fans up after last night’s defeat to Lincoln Red Imps in the Champions League.

After three games of the 2004-05 season, Celtic sat top of the Scottish Premiership with three wins from three games and had the chance to create a five-point gap between themselves and Rangers at a sold-out Celtic Park.

A feisty 84 minutes went by without a goal, and it looked as if both teams were settling for a draw, which would have kept the Bhoys at the top of the table.

That was until Alan Thompson picked up a loose ball just outside the Rangers box.

The rest, as they say, is history.

Re-live the memorable moment below…

Keep checking back for more Scottish Football Gold clips!

All Odds and Markets are correct as of the date of publishing.

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Alex Apati

Alex has been with the Ladbrokes PR team since 2017 having previously worked for the news department. From sparring with Peter Fury to talking interviews on the Duke and Duchess' baby names, he's covered a range of sports and novelty events.

A frustrated West Brom fan who is no stranger to an oche, Alex is originally from Dudley, although he's worked hard to rid himself of the Black Country twang.