The heavyweight content of the Opus incorporates over 200,000 words plus 1,100 photographs displayed on an unprecedented scale, including many previously unpublished images, exclusive photo shoots, beautiful artwork and rare memorabilia.
A visual feast and a true collectors’ item, The Official Celtic Opus demands to be seen and experienced by every Hoops fan.
A selection of Britain’s finest sportswriters have contributed 200,000 words to this definitive 838-page volume on Celtic Football Club, ensuring unmatched originality and quality of content. Furthermore, with over 1,100 images, many rare or previously unpublished, plus specially commissioned shoots, artworks and illustrations, Celtic Opus brings the colourful history of one of Europe’s biggest clubs to vivid life.
Jim Craig gives an insider's view of his team-mates in Celtic's most famous team
Homage to the Master
Sir Alex Ferguson on the legendary Jock Stein
The Return of the Prodigal Son
Opus brings George Connelly back to Celtic Park
We. Were. There
Award-winning writer Michael Tierney relives the fans’ magical journey to Seville for the 2003 UEFA Cup Final
Tributes to Legends
Including the Maley brothers, Patsy Gallacher, Jock Stein, Jimmy Johnstone and Kenny Dalglish
The Dream Factory
Leading photographer Angela Catlin goes behind the scenes at Celtic's state-of-the-art training centre
The Little Prince
The finest sportswriter of his generation Hugh McIlvanney profiles Jimmy ‘Jinky’ Johnstone
From cigarette cards to match programmes, the Opus is sprinkled with images of historic items
Billy McNeill, Dixie Deans, Lou Macari, Martin O’Neill, Fergus McCann, Neil Lennon, Henrik Larsson, Shunsuke Nakamura, Aiden McGeady, Artur Boruc and many more
The Road to Paradise
A beautiful photo essay by top documentary photographer David Gillanders capturing all the passion of matchday at Celtic Park
Stunning giant polaroid images of stars from past and present taken on a rare 20 x 24 Polaroid Studio camera
The Official Celtic Opus contains an exclusive gallery section of stunning portraits taken on the rare Polaroid 20 x 24 Studio camera.
Two meter wide gatefolds
Three epic fold-out gatefolds including a stunning photographic montage featuring all the surviving Lisbon Lions and Leap of Faith – an extraordinary two-metre wide gatefold summing up the drama of Celtic in dance.