Moussa Dembele states he will always come back to Celtic to celebrate title wins

Celtic players celebrate as club captain Scott Brown lifts the trophy during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Celtic FC and Heart of Midlothian FC at Celtic Park on May 19,...

Moussa Dembele played a key part in Celtic dominating the Scottish Premiership under Brendan Rodgers.

Moussa Dembele of Celtic is seen during the Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Hamilton Academical at Celtic Park Stadium on August 25, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Moussa Dembele has admitted that he felt 'blessed' to return to Celtic over the weekend as they celebrated another Scottish Premiership title. 

On Sunday, Neil Lennon's side beat Hearts 2-1 and after the game, the players, staff and Parkhead faithful celebrated their eight-in-a-row title win. 


Former hitman Dembele, who played a huge part in their dominance in previous seasons under Brendan Rodgers, was in attendance in Glasgow.


Speaking to Sky Sports Football (19/05/2019) on the pitch when the title celebrations were taking place, Dembele stated that 'it's good to be here' as he commented on his brief return. 

On being back to see the fans & celebrate a title win: "It's good to be here," Dembele told Sky Sports Football. "I spent two of the best years of my career here. I feel blessed to come here and celebrate with the fans. It's just coming back home.

On saying a proper goodbye to the fans: "Yes, even though I haven't had time because some of them left before I come onto the pitch. I feel blessed and I will always come back for a celebration like this."

Moussa Dembele of Celtic fights for the ball with Luke Byrne of Shamrock during the Club Friendly match between Shamrock Rovers and Celtic FC at Tallaght Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on July...

Fulham academy product Dembele left Celtic last summer as he joined Ligue 1 side Lyon in a deal worth £19.7 million, as reported by Sky Sports. 

There is no doubt that Celtic have missed his absence up front because they haven't had that player who has been putting the ball into the back of the net on a regular basis. 

Come the summer transfer window, it remains to be seen what type of business Celtic do and whether they bulk up their attacking line in order to push on again next season.  

Neil Lennon, Interim manager of Celtic looks on after the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Hearts at Celtic Park on May 19, 2019 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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