Celtic fans respond to club announcing Europa League date

Fans of Celtic celebrates after Olivier Ntcham of Celtic scored their team's first goal during the Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Rangers at Celtic Park Stadium on...

Celtic fans did not want to hear about the Europa League.

Celtic fans are seen ahead of the UEFA Europa League Group B match between Celtic and RB Salzburg at Celtic Park on December 13, 2018 in Glasgow, United Kingdom.

Celtic do not have much time to re-organise before the Europa League qualifying campaign resumes.

Entry into the competition is their consolation prize for the midweek Champions League exit against Cluj, which left the fanbase stunned and angry.



Neil Lennon's side lost 4-3 at home, going out 5-4 on aggregate to the Romanian side.

Celtic host the first leg of their Europa League tie, with the opponents yet to be determined.

Fans are still reeling from the Cluj defeat, and on social media at least, the appetite for the game is not high.

Responses included calls for Celtic to make a goodwill gesture and let fans in for free, with fans upset at paying a premium to watch the results of the team's latest failure.

Neil Lennon needs to ensure the players do not suffer from a similar lack of enthusiasm for the tie.

Here is a look at some of the responses...

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