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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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        (Squad number 9)

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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 : Celtic News
“Celtic were simply devastating in their victory over Hearts And, to top it off, they did so without the firepower of Leigh Griffiths and Moussa Dembele, racking up five goals en route to the single biggest league win at Tynecastle since the early”
 The Scotsman 21 days ago
“He pulled the cheeky stunt as he saluted the away support who watched their side hammer Ian Cathro’s team 5-0, thanks to a Scott Sinclair hat-trick and goals from Patrick Roberts and Stuart Armstrong.”
 The Scottish Sun 22 days ago
“Brendan Rodgers last night revealed Leigh Griffiths has a broken bone in his back. But the Celtic manager insisted the injury is not as bad as it sounds and he could return in a week.”
 Daily Record 22 days ago
“While Griffiths was not involved in the game, having missed out due to an injury sustained while on international duty, the Celtic number 9 still made sure he was at the centre of celebrations.”
 The Scotsman 22 days ago
“Leigh Griffiths tied a scarf around one of the Tynecastle goal posts as Celtic celebrated their league title win. The Hoops striker was injured for the game against Hearts this afternoon, as was fellow striker Moussa Dembele.”
 talkingbaws.com 24 days ago
“27 August, Celtic 4 - 1 Aberdeen Aberdeen were considered to be the most likely to challenge Rodgers’ side after finishing a close second last season.”
 The Scotsman 24 days ago
“CELTIC face a striker crisis for Sunday’s clash with Hearts. Moussa Dembele has been ruled OUT of the trip to Tynecastle with a hamstring injury, while Leigh Griffiths is doubtful with the back injury he picked up while playing for Scotland against Slovenia.”
 The Scottish Sun 24 days ago
“As reported by The Scottish Sun, Celtic are set to be without both Moussa Dembele AND Leigh Griffiths as they head to Tynecastle on Sunday to face Hearts in a match that could secure their sixth successive league title.”
 Football Fan Cast 24 days ago
“MURDO MacLEOD reckons Hibs have another Leigh Griffiths on their hands in the form of Jason Cummings. The Easter Road hitman is the Championship’s top scorer this season with 16 goals and has netted 20 times in all competitions.”
 The Scottish Sun 26 days ago
“Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths has told the Daily Record that Kieran Tierney is hoping he is not converted to a full-time right-back, after his impressive display for Scotland.”
 hitc.com 27 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