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Celtic Player Verbally Abused In Airport Following Old Firm Derby

Celtic Player Verbally Abused In Airport Following Old Firm Derby

After today's dramatic Old Firm derby win, Celtic's Scott Sinclair had an uncomfortable run-in with three individuals in Glasgow airport.

Waiting for in the BA lounge for his flight, Sinclair was accosted by three men who, thankfully, limited their abuse to verbal threats rather than physical action.

An unused substitute in today's win, this is the second publicised incident in two weeks involving sportspeople and unruly Scottish supporters.

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Following Scotland's Six Nations win against England, England's head coach Eddie Jones was accosted by Scottish fans whilst waiting at a train station.

Reports from the airport staff confirmed the incident:

There was an incident at the British Airways lounge and police were called. British Airways contacted the police and three people were removed from the flight and airport.

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