Celtic have been fined €23,000 (A$33,836) by UEFA after fans unfurled an 'illicit banner' during their UEFA Champions League second-qualifying round second-leg clash with Linfield.
29 Jul 2017 - 8:41 AM  UPDATED 29 Jul 2017 - 8:41 AM

A section of fans at Parkhead unfurled a banner featuring a person in paramilitary uniform at the game, which Celtic won 4-0 to seal a 6-0 aggregate win.

In the wake of the incident, Celtic released a statement that read: "Any support for a paramilitary or proscribed terrorist organisation has no place at Celtic Park."

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Australia midfielder Tom Rogic scored as Celtic cruised into the third qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League thanks to a 4-0 victory over Linfield, earning them a 6-0 aggregate advantage.

The fine was also imposed for stairways being blocked, but the club were not punished over a charge relating to a kit infringement.

Celtic drew 0-0 with Rosenborg in their third qualifying round first-leg game on Thursday morning AEST.