Neil Lennon

Position: Manager
Team: Celtic
Born: June 25, 1971 (age 43)
Hometown: Lurgan
Height: 5' 9"
Nationality: Northern Irish
Manager Ronny Deila of Celtic Glasgow reacts on the touchline during the Pre Season Friendly between SK Rapid Wien and Celtic Glasgow at Gerhard-Hanappi-Stadium on July 6, 2014
Ronny Deila encouraged by Celtic display
Celtic manager Ronny Deila hails his side's 4-0 victory over KR Reykjavik as a "good start" to his spell with the Scottish Premiership champions.
Jul 23, 06:32
Callum McGregor of Celtic controls the ball during a pre season friendly match between Brentford and Celtic at Griffin Park on July 20, 2013
Live Commentary: KR Reykjavik 0-1 Celtic - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live coverage of Celtic's Champions League second-round qualifier against KR Reykjavic.
Jul 15, 19:30
Sydney FC's Alessandro Del Piero in action on August 7, 2013
Alessandro Del Piero open to Celtic move
Former Italy and Juventus striker Alessandro Del Piero hints that he would consider joining Celtic.
Jul 8, 11:41
Tony Watt of Celtic in action during the Scottish Premier League game between Celtic and Ross County at Celtic Park Stadium on August 03, 2013
Ronny Deila: 'Tony Watt needs to take his chance'
Celtic manager Ronny Deila insists that Tony Watt needs to take his chance at Parkhead if he wants to remain with the club.
Jul 5, 06:39
Fraser Forster of England looks on prior to the international friendly match between England and Chile at Wembley Stadium on November 15, 2013
Neil Lennon: 'Fraser Forster is a better goalkeeper than Ben Foster'
Neil Lennon believes that Celtic goalkeeper Fraser Forster should have been picked ahead of Ben Foster for England's draw with Costa Rica at the World Cup.
Jun 30, 06:45
Mikael Lustig of Celtic looks on during the UEFA Champions League group H match between AC Milan and Celtic at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on September 18, 2013
Mikael Lustig praises Ronny Deila appointment
Mikael Lustig praises Celtic's decision to appoint Ronny Deila, claiming that he is "the most exciting manager in Scandinavia".
Jun 24, 19:45
A general view of the inside of Celtic Park prior to the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Dundee on September 22, 2012
Six-year-old applies for Celtic manager's job
A six-year-old Celtic fan receives a response from the club after applying to become their new manager.
Jun 19, 11:35
Celtic manager Neil Lennon prior to kick-off during the Champions League match against Barcelona on October 1, 2013
Neil Lennon: 'England need Rooney'
Former Celtic boss Neil Lennon says that England need Wayne Rooney to be at his best if Roy Hodgson's side are to beat Italy.
Jun 14, 14:50
Celtic's Northern Irish manager Neil Lennon reacts during the UEFA Champions League Group H football match between Celtic and Ajax at Celtic Park in Glasgow, Scotland, on October 22, 2013
United Arab Emirates club keen on Neil Lennon
The vice president of Al Shabab Al Arabi reveals that they are interested in appointing former Celtic boss Neil Lennon as their new manager.
Jun 12, 22:33
Feyenoord Manager, Ronald Koeman thanks the fans after victory in the Eredivisie match between Feyenoord and VVV Venlo at De Kuip on April 5, 2013
Les Reed: Southampton "closing in" on new manager
Southampton executive director Les Reed reveals that the club expect to announce their new manager "sooner rather than later", after Mauricio Pochettino left to join Spurs.
Jun 10, 23:18
Craig Gordon of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Blackpool and Sunderland at Bloomfield Road on January 22, 2011
Celtic confirm talks with Craig Gordon
Celtic confirm that they are close to signing former Hearts and Sunderland goalkeeper Craig Gordon, who has not played in over two years because of injuries.
Jun 6, 20:20
Celtic FC chief executive Peter Lawwell during a press conference in Seoul on December 21, 2009
Celtic "confident" Ronny Deila will bring success to club
The Celtic hierarchy are "confident" that new manager Ronny Deila will bring success to the club.
Jun 6, 11:34
A general view of the inside of Celtic Park prior to the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Dundee on September 22, 2012
Celtic confirm appointment of Ronny Deila as new manager
Celtic confirm the appointment of Ronny Deila as their new manager.
Jun 6, 11:10
A general view of the inside of Celtic Park prior to the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Dundee on September 22, 2012
Ronny Deila's move to Celtic 'reaches advanced stage'
Talks over Ronny Deila's appointment as Celtic manager reportedly reach an advanced stage.
Jun 6, 10:34
A general view of the inside of Celtic Park prior to the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Dundee on September 22, 2012
Vidar Riseth backs Ronny Deila to succeed at Celtic
Former Celtic midfielder Vidar Riseth insists that Ronny Deila would be a success if the club appointed him as their new manager.
Jun 5, 04:45
A general view of the inside of Celtic Park prior to the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Dundee on September 22, 2012
Celtic warned off Ronny Deila
Stromsgodset warn Celtic off trying to make Ronny Deila the club's new manager.
Jun 4, 15:46
A general view of the inside of Celtic Park prior to the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Dundee on September 22, 2012
Celtic consider Ronny Deila for managerial vacancy?
Stromsgodset's Ronny Deila is reportedly among the frontrunners to become the new manager of Scottish champions Celtic.
Jun 4, 12:20
Scott Brown of Scotland gestures during the International Friendly match between England and Scotland at Wembley Stadium on August 14, 2013
Scott Brown: 'Celtic will appoint right manager'
Scott Brown insists that the Celtic board will select the right man to replace Neil Lennon.
Jun 4, 04:44
West Brom manager Steve Clarke looks on prior to the Premier League match between Cardiff City and West Bromwich Albion at Cardiff City Stadium on December 14, 2013
Pat Nevin: 'Steve Clarke would be good for Celtic'
Pat Nevin believes that Steve Clarke's contacts in football make him a good candidate to become the next manager of Celtic.
Jun 3, 10:58
Republic of Ireland's assistant manager Roy Keane walks on the touchline before kick off of the international friendly football match between Republic of Ireland and Latvia at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on November 15, 2013
Report: Roy Keane to join Aston Villa coaching staff
Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane will reportedly join the coaching staff at Aston Villa.
Jun 2, 21:53
Republic of Ireland's assistant manager Roy Keane walks on the touchline before kick off of the international friendly football match between Republic of Ireland and Latvia at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on November 15, 2013
Roy Keane rejects Celtic to stay with Republic of Ireland?
Roy Keane is understood to have decided against becoming Celtic manager in order to remain with the Republic of Ireland.
Jun 2, 13:51
Republic of Ireland's assistant manager Roy Keane walks on the touchline before kick off of the international friendly football match between Republic of Ireland and Latvia at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on November 15, 2013
Martin O'Neill eager for Roy Keane stay with Republic of Ireland
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill insists that he will do everything he can to keep Roy Keane from becoming Celtic's next boss.
May 31, 15:24
Sunderland's John O'Shea celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Chelsea during their Premier League match on December 4, 2013
John O'Shea expects Roy Keane to manage Celtic
John O'Shea believes that Roy Keane is a good candidate to manage Celtic.
May 30, 15:05
Mikael Lustig of Celtic looks on during the UEFA Champions League group H match between AC Milan and Celtic at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on September 18, 2013
Celtic's Emilio Izaguirre, Mikael Lustig sign new three-year contracts
Celtic defenders Emilio Izaguirre and Mikael Lustig sign new three-year contracts at the club.
May 30, 11:19
Republic of Ireland's assistant manager Roy Keane walks on the touchline before kick off of the international friendly football match between Republic of Ireland and Latvia at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on November 15, 2013
Celtic confirm interest in appointing Roy Keane as new manager
Celtic confirm that they are interested in possibly appointing Roy Keane as the club's new manager.
May 30, 10:59
Republic of Ireland's manager Martin O'Neill looks on with assistant manager Roy Keane before the start of the international friendly football match between the Republic of Ireland and Latvia at Aviva Stadium in Dublin on November 15, 2013
Martin O'Neill reveals Roy Keane's meeting with Celtic
Martin O'Neill confirms that Roy Keane has held talks with Celtic over their vacant managerial role.
May 29, 22:19
West Brom's Saido Berahino celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal against West Ham during the Premier League match on April 26, 2014
Report: Seven coaches on West Bromwich Albion shortlist
West Bromwich Albion are reportedly choosing from a list of seven candidates as they prepare to name a new head coach.
May 29, 04:25
Swansea boss Michael Laudrup on the touchline during his team's Europa League group match against Valencia on September 19, 2013
Celtic keen on Michael Laudrup to fill managerial vacancy?
Former Swansea City boss Michael Laudrup is reportedly sounded out for the current managerial vacancy at Celtic.
May 28, 00:59
Scott Brown of Scotland gestures during the International Friendly match between England and Scotland at Wembley Stadium on August 14, 2013
Scott Brown surprised by Neil Lennon exit
Celtic captain Scott Brown admits that he was surprised by manager Neil Lennon's recent departure from the club.
May 27, 18:56
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Callum McGregor hoping for Celtic impact
Celtic striker Callum McGregor reveals that he is keen to make his mark at the club next season following the departure of manager Neil Lennon.
May 27, 16:51
Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Sunderland at Selhurst Park on August 31, 2013
Agent: 'Paolo Di Canio keen on Celtic job'
The agent of Paolo Di Canio claims that the Italian is keen on taking the managerial vacancy at Celtic.
May 26, 11:38
Cardiff manager Malky Mackay prior to kick-off in the match against Manchester United on November 24, 2013
Don Cowie: 'Malky Mackay perfect for Celtic'
Don Cowie believes that ex-Cardiff City manager Malky Mackay would be 'perfect' for the role at Celtic.
May 26, 06:51
Wigan manager Owen Coyle smiles in the dugout before kick off against Barnsley on August 3, 2013
Owen Coyle: Managing Celtic a "marvellous job"
Former Wigan Athletic manager Owen Coyle admits that managing Celtic would be a "marvellous job".
May 24, 12:25
Assistant manager Roy Keane speaks at a press conference at Gannon Park on November 13, 2013
Roy Keane plays down Celtic speculation
Former midfielder Roy Keane rejects speculation linking him with the vacant managerial role at Celtic.
May 23, 14:36
Celtic manager Neil Lennon during a friendly with Brentford on July 20, 2013
Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink surprised by Neil Lennon exit
Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink says that he was surprised by Neil Lennon's decision to leave Celtic on Thursday.
May 23, 12:57
Celtic manager Neil Lennon prior to kick-off during the Champions League match against Barcelona on October 1, 2013
Next Celtic manager: Five candidates
Sports Mole takes a look at some of the likely candidates to replace Neil Lennon at Celtic.
May 23, 11:29
Celtic manager Neil Lennon prior to kick-off during the Champions League match against Barcelona on October 1, 2013
Neil Lennon won't rush return to management following Celtic exit
Neil Lennon admits that he is in no rush to return to management after deciding to leave Celtic after four years at Parkhead.
May 23, 10:57
Henrik Larsson prior to kick-off during the Champions League match between Celtic and Barcelona on February 12, 2013
Henrik Larsson: 'I won't become next Celtic manager'
Celtic legend Henrik Larsson insists that he won't become the next manager of the Scottish Premiership champions.
May 23, 07:52
Celtic manager Neil Lennon on the touchline against AC Milan during the Champions League group match on September 18, 2013
Neil Lennon: 'Celtic exit the hardest decision of my life'
Neil Lennon says that leaving Celtic was the hardest decision of his life.
May 22, 23:16
Henrik Larsson prior to kick-off during the Champions League match between Celtic and Barcelona on February 12, 2013
Henrik Larsson hints at Celtic move
Celtic legend Henrik Larsson hints at taking over as manager of the club following Neil Lennon's departure.
May 22, 21:12
Pre-Season Friendlies
6pm
SC Paderborn
vs
Wigan
7.30pm
Bournemouth
vs
Swansea
7.45pm
Millwall
vs
Mallorca
7.45pm
Norwich
vs
Celta Vigo
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1 England flagEngland444039123
2 AustraliaAustralia363641113
3 CanadaCanada27132565
4 Scotland flagScotland14131643
11 Wales flagWales4101428
23 Northern Ireland flagNorthern Ireland0112
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