The internet-age equivalent of a message in a bottle, Joey Barton’s social media posts have a tendency to wash back ashore at the most inopportune moments.
Anthony Stokes stopped being a Hibs player as soon as the final whistle blew at the end of his two-goal contribution to Saturday’s Scottish Cup win for Hibs over Rangers.
He has put his philosophy degree on hold but Joey Barton
is already displaying a keen understanding of the psychology of Scottish football.
Joey Barton has dismissed his previous declarations of support for Celtic and pledged that no Rangers fan will have any cause to doubt his commitment to the Ibrox club.
For Anthony Stokes, a season of frustration turned into one of elation following his starring role for Hibernian in their first Scottish Cup triumph in 114 years.
Rangers star Joey Barton insists the pressure is all on Celtic to stand up to the challenge posed by their resurgent rivals and deliver a sixth consecutive Premiership title.
Chris Davies has been appointed as assistant manager to Brendan Rodgers, the Parkhead club have confirmed.
Celtic have appointed Chris Davies as assistant manager to new boss Brendan Rodgers.