I wish my Da could have seen me pull on the Celtic jersey.

The Glasgow boy is adamant he would have done the same for his beloved Celtic — if only he’d got the chance.
Slaven has few regrets in life. The Middlesbrough legend had a long career at a high level in England and starred for the Republic of Ireland.
But the lifelong Hoops fan would have loved to play just one season with Celtic — for late dad Hugh.
Mr Slaven took his Celtic-daft son all the way to Milan’s San Siro for the European Cup final against Feyenoord in 1970.
Jock Stein’s side lost 2-1 but young Bernie was hooked on the Hoops for life and remains a fan.
There will be split loyalties on Sunday as Albion face Celtic in the Scottish Cup and Slaven just wishes he could call them both former clubs.
He told SunSport: “It was a dream of mine to play for Celtic as a boy and sadly it never happened for me.
“As the years went on and I was doing well for Middlesbrough at a good level, I must admit that the dream evaporated a bit.
“But in hindsight, when I look back on my career, it would have been great to play for Celtic even just for one season and have a go at an Old Firm game.
“My late father would have been so proud to see me out there playing for the club and he did mention that a few times.
“He introduced me to Celtic and even took me all the way to Milan in 1970 for the European Cup final.
“My dad had promised me he would do that if we beat Leeds in the semi-final — and kept his word.
“I was only ten and that was an unbelievable experience that will always live with me.
“In the late 1980s and early 1990s when Billy McNeill and Liam Brady were the managers, there was always a lot of speculation about Celtic being interested in me.
“I heard talk of a £750k bid but there was nothing concrete. I also got the feeling that some people were putting the knife in, saying I was too opinionated.
“I did have an opinion but I know I’d have scored goals for Celtic.
“It was amazing because I saw my Middlesbrough team-mates, Tony Mowbray and Andy Payton, sign for Celtic during that period.
“I was doing the business in England but strangely, I never got the chance to make the same move.”
Slaven spent the early years of his career with Morton, Airdrie and Queen of the South — but shot to fame with Rovers in 1984/85.
Under manager Andy Ritchie’s guidance, he netted 31 goals to become the top scorer in Scotland.
But his time there ended soon after on a sour note — with Slaven leaving after a bitter dispute.
Inspired by a journalist friend, he wrote to dozens of clubs in Scotland and England asking for a trial. Incredibly, Hearts were the only Scottish club to even acknowledge his letter as Slaven headed south to Middlesbrough.
The striker impressed and spent the next eight years scoring goals for Boro — becoming a cult hero in the process.
Slaven said: “Big Andy gave me a free role at Albion and I have a lot to thank him for because I enjoyed that period.
“It was a chance to do something in football and I was grateful to Albion at the time.
“But we didn’t part on good terms. I won the top scorer award and got a bit of publicity off the back of doing it. I wanted to move on and they offered me peanuts to stay there. They then banned me from training and I had to get fit on my own.
“Andrew Gold, a reporter from the Weekly News, did a piece asking why Scotland’s top scorer didn’t have a club.
“It was his idea to send all the letters to the clubs across Britain. A lot of the English clubs gave me the courtesy of a reply.
“The big disappointment was that the only Scottish club to get back to me was Hearts. I had just been the top scorer in the country!
“But I scored a lot of goals at Middlesbrough and it was a great move for me. And over 30 years on, I still work at the club on a matchday.”

Slaven also keeps a close eye on Scottish football and has been impressed by the job Brendan Rodgers has done at Celtic.
Famous for his outspoken views, the 56-year-old labelled the football played by the Hoops under Ronny Deila as “dross”.
Rodgers has brought the swagger back to Celtic — but Slaven insists the Treble-chasers can’t be too cocky against Darren Young’s League One Albion.
He said: “There are always upsets in cup competitions but Albion Rovers winning would be one of the biggest giant-killing acts ever.

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