CELTIC flop Tony Cascarino has taken a remarkable swipe at his old club after they broke their own 100-year old record by notching up their 63rd domestic game without defeat in the 4-0 win over St Johnstone in Perth at the weekend.
The dud frontman, who cost Liam Brady £1million when he signed him from Aston Villa in 1991, scored a mere four goals for the Hoops before he was offloaded to Chelsea a year later.
Cascarino has obviously forgotten how tough the Scottish top-flight can be as he dismissed Celtic’s remarkable feat under Brendan Rodgers.
The ex-Republic of Ireland striker said: “Domestically, they’re so far ahead, miles ahead, but they’ve lost to Astana, who are from Kazakhstan.
“They’ve been bashed up 5-0 by Paris Saint-Germain. Okay, PSG are capable of beating any team.
“They’ve been beaten home and away by Bayern Munich.
“They’ve drawn with Rosenborg in the qualifiers.
“So, it’s clear they are on a completely different level from everyone domestically, but are still not a great side.
“To justify this great run they’ve been on – well, who have they actually beaten?
“Beating Ross County and St Johnstone when this team’s miles ahead – it just feels this means nothing.”
On Cascarino’s Irish caps…
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