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.
The Human Torpedo’ , author of this article, is the creator of the CelticUnderground podcast, basically a short retelling of a player or event from Celtic’s history to help spread the word on the club and the site.
Here he tells the story of a game from 1984 that is remembered for all the wrong reasons – but might have been a stage en route to a Celtic v Everton European final.
Competition: European Cup-Winners Cup, Second-Round Second-Leg* (* Rematch) Date: 12 December 1984 Stadium: Old Trafford, Manchester Attendance: 51,500 Match Page: Link Occasion: A bottle was thrown onto the pitch at Parkhead in the original tie and after much skullduggery from Rapid UEFA ordered the game to be replayed Result: Celtic 0 Rapid Vienna 1 (Aggregate 1-4) In The Big Wide World: In this month a chemical leak at a pesticide plant in Bhopal, India kills 2,000 people while in Britain the Miners Strike enters its tenth month and British Telecom is privatised.