What a method for Peter Lawwell to bail out: sidling out of a rear door while being booted up the behind by Celtic fans to help him on his method as their ten-in-a-row season depends on ruins.

Lawwell, the retiring Celtic primary executive, need to have had increased petals strewing his course as his momentous

17 years as the club’s business leader waned. He might even, in various circumstances, have been carried aloft from the stadium by cheering crowds. Instead, goaded for incompetence and neglect by some angry advocates, Lawwell’s waygoing is looking less august. He needs to be sorry for the diabolical nature of Celtic’s season as it totally misshapes what he accomplished.

5 months earlier, even with a revived Rangers showing indications of menace,