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Leigh Griffiths

Born: August 20, 1990 (age 27)

Height: 5'8" (173cm)

Hometown: Edinburgh, Scotland
Nationality: Scotland flag Scottish

Position: Striker
Team: Celtic (no. 9)
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
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Career History
Senior2006-2009Livingston
2009-2011Dundee
2011-2014Wolverhampton Wanderers
→ 2011-2012Hibernian (loan)
→ 2012-2013Hibernian (loan)
2014-Celtic
International2012-Scotland
Sports Mole has 465 articles about Leigh Griffiths. Articles 1 to 40:
Liverpool's Danny Ings applauds fans as he is substituted off against West Bromwich Albion on April 21, 2018
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers rules out Danny Ings signing
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers dismisses claims that his side are interested in signing Danny Ings from Liverpool, having already brought in Odsonne Edouard this summer.
Jun 29, 16:19
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Result: Celtic thrash Rangers to secure seventh successive Scottish Premiership title
Celtic are confirmed as Scottish Premiership champions with a 5-0 win over Old Firm rivals Rangers at Parkhead.
Apr 29, 13:50
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Leigh Griffiths nominates Pedro Caixinha as Celtic Player of the Year
Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths takes a swipe at Rangers by naming their sacked manager as his choice for Hoops Players of the Year.
Apr 23, 20:08
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Result: Hibernian put Celtic title celebrations on hold with win at Easter Road
Celtic miss out on the chance to wrap up the Scottish Premiership title due to a 2-1 away defeat at the hands of Hibernian on Saturday.
Apr 21, 14:29
A very alarmed Moussa Dembele in action for Celtic in September 2016
Leigh Griffiths lavishes praise on Celtic teammate Moussa Dembele
Celtic forward Leigh Griffiths brands his teammate Moussa Dembele "one of the top young talents in Europe".
Apr 18, 17:03
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers blames Hamilton Academical 3G pitch for lacklustre Celtic display
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers blames Hamilton Academical's synthetic pitch for his side's poor showing against 10 men, despite running out 2-1 winners at New Douglas Park.
Apr 8, 16:26
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Leigh Griffiths working on new Celtic deal
Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths confirms that he is in talks to sign a new deal with the club.
Apr 6, 10:32
A very alarmed Moussa Dembele in action for Celtic in September 2016
Crystal Palace 'knocked back in Moussa Dembele pursuit'
Crystal Palace reportedly made an approach for Celtic striker Moussa Dembele on deadline day that was knocked back by the Scottish club.
Feb 2, 12:00
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Leigh Griffiths, Craig Gordon to miss Zenit St Petersburg tie
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers is in the market for a new goalkeeper after losing Craig Gordon to injury, while striker Leigh Griffiths will also miss four weeks of action.
Jan 29, 13:36
Kieran Tierney in action for Celtic on November 23, 2017
Result: Celtic recover to overcome lowly Partick Thistle at Firhill
Celtic overcome Patrick Thistle 2-1 at Firhill Stadium to mark their return to Scottish Premiership action with three more points.
Jan 23, 21:34
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Celtic's Brendan Rodgers considering deal for PSG loanee Odsonne Edouard
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers reveals that he is in "no rush" to complete a permanent deal for Paris Saint-Germain forward Odsonne Edouard.
Jan 11, 18:31
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Swansea City to make move for Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths?
Swansea City reportedly identify Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths as a possible signing during the January transfer window.
Jan 6, 12:56
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Result: Celtic, Rangers play out goalless draw at Parkhead
Celtic and Rangers play out a 0-0 draw at Parkhead in the second Old Firm derby of the Scottish Premiership campaign.
Dec 30, 13:53
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Result: Leigh Griffiths nabs slender win for Celtic over Ross County
Leigh Griffiths's free kick is the difference as Celtic secure victory over Ross County on away soil.
Nov 18, 14:24
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Leigh Griffiths ruled out of Scotland squad
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers confirms that Leigh Griffiths will miss Scotland's upcoming friendly against Netherlands due to a calf injury.
Nov 4, 21:25
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Leigh Griffiths: 'Bayern Munich can expect different Celtic'
Leigh Griffiths believes that Celtic will give a better account of themselves when Bayern Munich come to Parkhead for Tuesday night's Champions League encounter.
Oct 29, 12:21
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Bayern Munich 3-0 Celtic - as it happened
Relive how Celtic were blown away by Bayern Munich and suffered a 3-0 loss in the Champions League, courtesy of Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates from the Allianz Arena.
Oct 18, 18:45
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Scott Brown captains Celtic as Scottish champions travel to Bayern Munich
Celtic skipper Scott Brown returns to the lineup as the Scottish champions take on Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena in the Champions League.
Oct 18, 18:39
Scotland goalkeeper Craig Gordon in action during his side's World Cup qualifier with England at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Result: Scotland miss out on World Cup playoffs after draw in Slovenia
Scotland miss out on the World Cup playoffs on goal difference following a 2-2 draw with Slovenia in Ljubljana.
Oct 8, 19:00
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Late own goal keeps Scotland on course for Russia
Scotland beat Slovakia 1-0 at Hampden Park to climb up to second place in Group F qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.
Oct 5, 21:38
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers in training ahead of his side's Champions League match against Barcelona at the Camp Nou
Brendan Rodgers: 'Celtic put in a brilliant team performance at Anderlecht'
Brendan Rodgers calls Celtic's 3-0 Champions League win over Anderlecht a "brilliant team performance" and insists that the Hoops can get even better.
Sep 28, 10:59
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Result: Celtic secure crucial win over Anderlecht
Celtic record their first group-stage Champions League win since 2013 as Leigh Griffiths, Patrick Roberts and Scott Sinclair score in a 3-0 victory over Anderlecht.
Sep 27, 21:41
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Anderlecht 0-3 Celtic - as it happened
Relive all of the action from Celtic's crucial 3-0 win over Belgian champions Anderlecht in Brussels, courtesy of Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates.
Sep 27, 18:45
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers on the bench during his side's 7-0 Champions League loss to Barcelona at the Camp Nou on September 13, 2016
Brendan Rodgers praises "quality" performance
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers says that his side demonstrated their "quality" in their 2-0 win over Old Firm rivals Rangers.
Sep 23, 15:56
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Result: Celtic march on with victory over Rangers at Ibrox
Tom Rogic and Leigh Griffiths score second-half goals as Scottish Premiership leaders Celtic beat Rangers 2-0 at Ibrox Stadium.
Sep 23, 13:54
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Rangers 0-2 Celtic - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Celtic's 2-0 win over Rangers, as the Hoops earned bragging rights once again at Ibrox Stadium.
Sep 23, 11:29
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Rangers vs. Celtic
Sports Mole previews the action from the first Old Firm derby of the season.
Sep 21, 19:04
Edinson Cavani celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Arsenal and PSG on November 23, 2016
Result: Front three on target as Paris Saint-Germain thrash Celtic
Edinson Cavani scores twice as Paris Saint-Germain cruise to a 5-0 win over Celtic at Parkhead in their opening Champions League fixture of the season.
Sep 12, 21:39
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers: 'Leigh Griffiths available to face PSG'
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers confirms that striker Leigh Griffiths has been passed fit to face Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League on Tuesday night.
Sep 11, 16:09
A very alarmed Moussa Dembele in action for Celtic in September 2016
Celtic to assess Moussa Dembele ahead of Paris Saint-Germain clash
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers reveals that Moussa Dembele could be fit in time to feature in their upcoming Champions League clash with Paris Saint-Germain.
Sep 7, 20:30
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan on the touchline during his side's World Cup qualifier against England at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Gordon Strachan explains why Scotland's win over Malta had "low tempo"
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan explains why the players performed at a "low tempo" in their win over Malta.
Sep 4, 23:01
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Scotland close in on second place with victory over Malta
Christophe Berra and Leigh Griffiths net as Scotland beat Malta 2-0 at Hampden Park to keep their World Cup 2018 qualification hopes alive.
Sep 4, 21:35
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan on the touchline during his side's World Cup qualifier against England at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Live Commentary: Scotland 2-0 Malta - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Scotland's 2-0 win over Malta, as the hosts did enough to remain on course for World Cup qualification.
Sep 4, 19:15
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Result: Celtic reach Champions League group stages despite defeat to Astana
Celtic reach the Champions League group stages but only after a nervy 4-3 defeat to Astana, a result which gives Brendan Rodgers's team an 8-4 win on aggregate.
Aug 22, 18:25
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom on Leeds United, Celtic radar
Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom is believed to be a transfer target for Championship side Leeds United and Scottish Premiership champions Celtic.
Aug 21, 13:03
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers hails development of Celtic squad after thrashing Astana
Manager Brendan Rodgers hails the development of his Celtic squad after they recorded a 5-0 win over Astana in the opening leg of their Champions League playoff tie.
Aug 17, 10:32
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Result: Celtic claim huge first-leg advantage against FC Astana
Celtic dismantle FC Astana of Kazakhstan 5-0 in the first leg of their Champions League qualifier.
Aug 16, 21:39
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers looks nervous on the bench during his side's 7-0 Champions League loss away to Barcelona at the Camp Nou on September 13, 2016
Result: Olivier Ntcham strike sees Celtic past Partick Thistle
A memorable first-half strike from Olivier Ntcham earns Celtic a hard-fought 1-0 victory against local Glasgow rivals Partick Thistle in the Scottish Premiership.
Aug 11, 21:37
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Leigh Griffiths: 'Celtic want to set new records'
Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths says that he and his teammates are looking to set new records after they started their domestic campaign with a 4-1 win over Hearts.
Aug 5, 15:58
Callum McGregor arrives ahead of the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Callum McGregor: 'Celtic have made perfect start to season'
Celtic playmaker Callum McGregor says that his side made the perfect start to their Scottish Premiership campaign with a 4-1 win over Hearts.
Aug 5, 15:19

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