The sight of a full stadium tifo at Celtic Park last Saturday is one that will live long in the memory.

As the champions made their way on to the pitch, a giant mosaic covered all four stands of our wonderful stadium.

At one end was Willie Maley, at the other Jock Stein. Between them, the emphatic words: ‘Stand on the shoulders of giants.’

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It was an epic display that arguably set the tone for a brilliant performance and victory for Ange Postecoglou‘s side.

Seven days on, and with a Scottish Cup final ahead, supporters may be eager to find out whether the Green Brigade have anything similar planned.

At the time of writing, we haven’t had a cup final specific announcement from the ultras group.

They have, however, referenced it in a previous statement.

In the lead up to the recent St. Mirren match, they posted via the North Curve Twitter feed about a bucket collection to raise funds.

They wrote: “With another cup final and a treble at Hampden looming, as well as another huge year ahead for the club next season, we have decided to organise a collection outside Celtic Park to raise further funds for the future.

“Every penny received will go towards tifo costs for the cup final and beyond.”

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It is encouraging to hear that there are plans for another pre-match display this weekend, after no ‘organised tifo’ during the semi-final win over Rangers. (North Curve)

It should be a great sight for the players to walk out to, even more so with 40,000 odd Celtic fans inside the stadium.

The sun is to be shining. It should be a great day.

In other news, the TV stations showing the match will only offer 30 minutes of pre-match build-up

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