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ROOKIE Celtic boss Neil Lennon is set to go head to head with ex-Rangers boss Dick Advocaat in a glamour friendly when the Dutchman brings AZ Alkmaar to Parkhead next month.

The Hoops have been in talks with the Eredivisie club over a friendly in Glasgow on Wednesday April 21 as Celtic owe their season ticketholders a home game with no Scottish Cup ties there this season.

Advocaat last took charge of a team at Celtic Park in 2001 when the Light Blues lost 2-1 to their bitter rivals.

Former Ibrox striker Shota Arveladze would also be in line for a return to Scotland as he's assistant at AZ Alkmaar.

He said: "I can imagine the reception we will probably get when we come out of the tunnel at Celtic Park. We will have to close our ears."

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Meanwhile, Celtic's friendly game against Dutch side AZ Alkmaar scheduled for Wednesday has been cancelled due to travel problems.

Celtic said in a statement: "The club is hoping to rearrange the fixture against the Dutch side for the near future."

http://www.skysports.com/story/0,19528,11095_6104921,00.html

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Celtic are in dire straits, this match would have given them a financial boost they so desperately crave (and even then not many fans would have turned up I reckon)... they are worse off than they let on!!

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