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Profile of the Scottish footballer Leigh Griffiths, who currently plays as a forward at Celtic. The 26-year old player Griffiths joined Celtic from and wears the number 9 shirt.

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Leigh Griffiths Career
2006–2009Livingston47(22)
2009–2011Dundee47(21)
2011–2014Wolverhampton Wanderers26(12)
2011–2013Hibernian (loan)66(31)
2014–Celtic37(21)

2008–2009Scotland U196(1)
2008–2012Scotland U2111(3)
2009Scotland B1(1)
2012–Scotland5(0)

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“Leigh Griffiths, Scott Sinclair, Patrick Roberts and James Forrest all in the ranks, Celtic definitely don’t lack any firepower up front – or pace.”
 The Scottish Sun 3 days ago
“Leigh Griffiths has also recovered from a hamstring problem that kept him out of Celtic’s win on Hogmanay. Kouassi Eboue won’t be in the squad this Sunday, following his £2.8 million transfer from Krasnodar.”
 readceltic.com 3 days ago
“Celtic defender Kieran Tierney is available for the Scottish ankle injury and also has surgery on a shoulder problem during his absence.”
 SkySports 3 days ago
“Christie was in the Celtic side sensationally beaten 1-0 by part-time Lincoln from ankle and shoulder injuries which has kept him out since October.”
 Irish News 3 days ago
“Moussa Dembele should lead the line once again, despite fierce competition from Leigh Griffiths. Both strikers are raring to go and in scintillating form, but Dembele should get the nod for the upcoming clash.”
 footballinsider247.com 4 days ago
“Former Hibs players Derek Riordan and Leigh Griffiths have both been caught on camera indulging in a song which celebrates the derogatory jibes, with Celtic striker Griffiths pleading guilty to the offence in court.”
 The Scotsman 4 days ago
“John said: “Celtic didn’t snatch Leigh Griffiths from Hibs, they signed him from Wolves - and they paid £4million for Scott Brown so they can’t complain.”
 Daily Record 5 days ago
“Dot Murray, Livingston, said: “Ian McCabe is having a laugh. Celtic have regularly snatched players from Hibs for a song for years. “Scott Brown and Leigh Griffiths are two to name but a few. The list is endless.”
 Daily Record 6 days ago
“Celtic fans would have woken yesterday morning to speculation instead the head is lifted and the ball played accurately and with purpose in to the best area.”
 The Scotsman 6 days ago
“Leigh Griffiths, Celtic’s prolific goalscorer and scourge of defences across Scotland, was named Scotland’s first Fans Player of Year.”
 Ross-shire Journal 6 days ago
Leigh Griffiths Career Honours
  • Dundee: Scottish Challenge Cup (1): 2009–10
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers: Football League One (1): 2013–14
  • Celtic: Scottish Premiership (2): 2013–14, 2014–15
  • Celtic: Scottish League Cup (1): 2015
  • SFWA Footballer of the Year: 2012–13
  • SPL Player of the Year: 2012–13
  • SPFA Young Player of the Year: 2012–13
  • SPL Player of the Month: August 2012, February 2013
  • SFL Young Player of the Month: March 2008, August 2008, March 2009, September 2009, October 2009, November 2010

    Source: wikipedia.org

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    Goalkeepers
    Leonardo Fasan Logan Bailly
    Dorus de Vries Craig Gordon
    Defenders
    Cristian Gamboa Mikael Lustig
    Kieran Tierney Emilio Izaguirre
    Eoghan O'Connell Dedryck Boyata
    Kolo Toure Erik Sviatchenko
    Efe Ambrose Jozo Simunovic
    Midfielders
    Patrick Roberts Gary Mackay-Steven
    Scott Sinclair Tom Rogic
    Kris Commons Stuart Armstrong
    Ryan Christie Callum McGregor
    James Forrest Liam Henderson
    Kristoffer Ajer Scott Brown
    Nir Bitton
    Forwards
    Leigh Griffiths Moussa Dembele
    Nadir Ciftci