Scott Brown signed for Celtic in 2007 from Hibernian, a move which still remains the biggest transfer between two Scottish clubs. His ability and attitude have long since won over any doubters and detractors and now, eight years later, his is Celtic captain and the club’s longest-serving player.
He has joined an elite group of Celts who have made over 300 appearances for the club, and he has won five league titles, two Scottish Cups and two League Cups and while he might not be a prolific goalscorer, his celebrations whenever he does hit the back of the net is now an iconic part of Celtic, mown affectionately as ‘The Broony’.
Yet, it has not all been plain-sailing for the Celtic midfielder, on and off the park, throughout his time at the club. There have been injuries and problems to contend with behind the scenes on occasion. Now the Celtic captain tells his story of his time at the club, from the day he signed -‘the best decision I ever made’ - right through to the double winning season under Ronny Deila, as well as his hopes and ambitions for the future.
It’s a frank, honest and emotional story from a player who is proud to pull on the green and white Hoops, and who is honoured tower the captain’s armband.
256 pages (hardback)
Author: MARK HENDERSON