“Teddy Bear” Tom puts up the shutters … FOR CELTIC!

The Celtic Story is littered with bizarre episodes of one sort or another – but  surely one of the strangest is the tale of an on-loan goalkeeper in the early part of  the twentieth century.
Of all clubs, it had to be Rangers’ reserve goalie, Tom Sinclair, who came on loan  to Celtic in August 1906 following a freak hand injury to the great Hoops ‘keeper,  Davie Adams, sustained during a benefit match at Ibrox.

The Celtic Story is littered with bizarre episodes of one sort or another – but  surely one of the strangest is the tale of an on-loan goalkeeper in the early part of  the twentieth century.

Of all clubs, it had to be Rangers’ reserve goalie, Tom Sinclair, who came on loan  to Celtic in August 1906 following a freak hand injury to the great Hoops ‘keeper,  Davie Adams, sustained during a benefit match at Ibrox.

[podcast]http://www.25thmay1967.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/5.-Teddy-Bear-Tom-puts-up-the-shutters-FOR-CELTIC.mp3[/podcast]

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