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Clyde’s 50-year-old manager subs HIMSELF on against Celtic youth team thanks to injury crisis… and helps his side see out 3-1 win against players 33 YEARS younger than him Clyde's injury crisis was such that their latest substitutes bench had four players  Among them, 50-year-old manager Danny Lennon was forced to name himself  Lennon brought himself on in the second half as his team took a superb 3-1 win  His Glasgow Cup appearance came 11-years after he retired from football

By Danny Gallagher For Mailonline

Published: 12:10 BST, 21 August 2019 | Updated: 12:10 BST, 21 August 2019

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Clyde's 50-year-old manager Danny Lennon personally took it upon himself to help his side beat Celtic's colts team, by introducing himself as a second half substitute.

Such was Clyde's injury crisis, the manager was forced to name himself on the threadbare substitutes bench, which consisted of only four players and also included a trialist goalkeeper.

Despite this, and against all odds, Clyde still ran out victorious against the Celtic youth side and took a 3-1 victory to advance in the Glasgow Cup.

Clyde manager Danny Lennon brought himself on as a 76th minute sub in a recent cup game

Clyde manager Danny Lennon brought himself on as a 76th minute sub in a recent cup game

The 50-year-old named himself on a threadbare bench, with his side struggling with injuries

The 50-year-old named himself on a threadbare bench, with his side struggling with injuries

Lennon took to the field 11 years on from officially retiring as a professional footballer

Lennon took to the field 11 years on from officially retiring as a professional footballer

Lennon laced up his boots in the second half and brought himself onto the field as a late substitute in the 76th minute, 11 years on from his official retirement from football.

The 50-year-old

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