“In light of the ongoing speculation regarding the position of our football manager, Neil Lennon, the Board of Celtic Football Club wishes to make clear its continuing support for Neil and his backroom team,” the statement read.
“Neil has the support of the players and staff at the Club. He understands the pressure and the environment.
“As his outstanding record as a manager, captain and player demonstrates, he knows what it takes to be successful at Celtic and he has delivered success with many of the current squad of players, who understand his method and approach.”
Speaking after the draw against St Johnston, Lennon dismissed the speculation over his future and insisted he was confident in his ability to turn the club’s fortunes around.