The Celtic Wiki started as an extension of the Kerrydalestreet (KDS) forum, and was given the honour of the full “www.kerrydalestreet.com” address, whilst the forum kept the “.co.uk” name. The forum was the brainchild of KDS forum founder Fitzpas to create a user-friendly and easily updateable and accessible encyclopaedia on Celtic.
Here, “Hampden 57” tells the story of a game from 1983 that could very easily have ended badly for the Celtic fans present.
You can see TV footage of the incident here.
No football action here just the potential for a bad crowd disaster and the reaction to it from inside the ground
Competition: UEFA Cup Third Round, First Leg, Date: 23 November 1983 Stadium: City Ground, Nottingham, Attendance: 32,000 Match Page: Link (By Hampden 57) Can you set the scene? The 1983-84 season was one of real frustration and unfulfilled promise for Celtic.