ALEX GORDON with Billy McNeill & Davie Hay
Managing Celtic after Jock Stein.
Caesar & The Assassin provides a compelling insight into life as a Celtic manager for two of the club’s true giants.
During an extraordinary, tension-laden thirteen year period, following in the legendary footsteps of Jock Stein, Billy McNeill and Davie Hay were the individuals entrusted to continue the unique traditional one of the world’s most famous and romantic football clubs.
There were spectacular highs and heartbreaking lows throughout a remarkable and turbulent period in the club’s history. Unforgettable League Championship triumphs and dramatic near misses, breathtaking Cup Final successes laced with suspense and controversy, European nights that, for better or worse, will long in the memory banks.
This is a vivid diary describing the delight and the despair of managing Celtic, the club that was always closest to the hearts of Billy McNeill and Davie Hay. The suspense on the field was ofter matched by the strain off it during a tumultuous, pressurized thirteen-year span for the two leading characters.
Caesar & The Assassin is published by CQN and is essential reading for Celtic supporters everywhere.
448 pages (hardback)
Authors: ALEX GORDON with BILLY McNEILL & DAVIE HAY