• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Sat 17 August 2013
  • Kick-off: 12:30
  • Venue: Pittodrie Stadium
0 - 2
Celtic

Celtic

Commons 45" (P)

Forrest 86"

Aberdeen vs Celtic


Team Lineups

Aberdeen

1 Langfield
2 Shaughnessy
4 Anderson
27 Hector
6 Reynolds
14 Pawlett
8 Flood
22 Jack
11 Hayes
6 Zola
10 McGinn
Substitutes
3 Robertson
9 Vernon
17 Wylde
18 Low
20 Weaver
21 Magennis
35 Murray

Celtic

1 Forster
2 Matthews
22 Mouyokolo
4 Ambrose
3 Izaguirre
8 Brown
33 Kayal
16 Ledley
21 Mulgrew
15 Commons45"
9 Samaras
Substitutes
5 van Dijk
23 Lustig
24 Zaluska
32 Watt
37 Atajic
46 McGeouch
49 Forrest86"

Possession Stats

39%
61%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

Aberdeen

D W W W L W D D

Celtic

D W W W W L D W

Live Text Commentary
92:52 +2.52
 

Mark Reynolds takes the free kick.

91:49 +1.49
 

Foul by Charlie Mulgrew on Jonny Hayes, free kick awarded.

90:36 +0.36
 

Corner taken by Kris Commons from the right by-line.

90:19 +0.19
 

The ball is sent over by Mikael Lustig.

86:07
Goal
 

James Forrest scores a left footed goal. Aberdeen 0-2 Celtic.Scott Brown provided the assist for the goal.

85:46
 

The ball is sent over by Gregg Wylde.

85:13
 

Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

83:59
 

Free kick taken by Mark Reynolds.

83:38
 

James Forrest concedes a free kick for a foul on Gregg Wylde.

81:30
 

The ball is crossed by Gregg Wylde.

79:38
 

Mikael Lustig takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Nicky Weaver parries the ball away.

79:01
Yellow card
 

Booking for Michael Hector for unsporting behaviour.

78:55
 

Foul by Michael Hector on James Forrest, free kick awarded.

76:57
Substitution
 

Efe Ambrose leaves the field to be replaced by Virgil van Dijk.

74:25
 

Emilio Izaguirre manages to make a clearance.

72:28
Substitution
 

(Aberdeen) makes a substitution, with Gregg Wylde coming on for Russell Anderson.

71:29
 

Emilio Izaguirre produces a cross.

70:54
 

Charlie Mulgrew restarts play with the free kick.

70:45
 

Jonny Hayes challenges Charlie Mulgrew unfairly and gives away a free kick.

69:55
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew from the right by-line.

69:30
 

A cross is delivered by Kris Commons.

66:48
 

Emilio Izaguirre produces a cross.

65:20
 

Corner taken by Kris Commons from the left by-line.

65:13
Substitution
 

Adam Matthews leaves the field to be replaced by Mikael Lustig.

64:36
 

Joe Ledley takes a shot. A parry by Nicky Weaver prevents the goal.

62:53
 

Scott Brown takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.

62:44
 

The ball is sent over by Kris Commons.

62:10
 

Russell Anderson restarts play with the free kick.

61:56
 

Scott Brown is penalised for a handball.

60:28
 

Jonny Hayes sends in a cross.

58:04
 

Corner taken by Kris Commons.

57:00
 

Nicky Weaver restarts play with the free kick.

56:39
 

Kris Commons is flagged offside by the assistant referee.

55:35
Substitution
 

Josh Magennis comes on in place of Peter Pawlett.

53:51
 

Niall McGinn is caught offside.

53:10
 

Shot by Charlie Mulgrew went wide of the left-hand upright.

52:35
 

Clearance made by Emilio Izaguirre.

51:45
 

Fraser Forster takes the free kick.

50:55
 

Niall McGinn has a headed effort at goal. A parry by Fraser Forster prevents the goal.

50:48
 

Jonny Hayes delivers the ball.

47:42 +2.42
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew from the right by-line.

49:32
 

Shot by Georgios Samaras missed to the left of the target.

47:02 +2.02
 

Willo Flood sends in a cross.

49:01
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Kris Commons.

46:56 +1.56
 

Jonny Hayes restarts play with the free kick.

46:48 +1.48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonny Hayes by Charlie Mulgrew.

47:51
 

Nicky Weaver takes the free kick.

47:24
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Charlie Mulgrew a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

47:18
 

Charlie Mulgrew gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Russell Anderson.

45:40 +0.4
Goal
 

Penalty scored by Kris Commons. Aberdeen 0-1 Celtic.

45:19
 

The ball is sent over by Niall McGinn.

44:07
Red card
 

Jamie Langfield shown a red card.

43:35
 

Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Georgios Samaras by Jamie Langfield.

42:46
 

Jonny Hayes produces a cross.

41:57
 

Ryan Jack takes a shot. Fraser Forster safely holds on.

41:53
 

Jonny Hayes takes the free kick.

40:37
 

Adam Matthews is cautioned.

39:27
 

The referee blows for offside against Scott Brown.

38:27
 

Kris Commons takes a shot and went wide left of the net.

38:19
 

Emilio Izaguirre delivers the ball.

37:10
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Georgios Samaras.

34:52
 

Free kick crossed by Charlie Mulgrew.

34:40
 

Niall McGinn is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour.

34:33
 

Unfair challenge on Kris Commons by Niall McGinn results in a free kick.

33:51
 

Corner taken by Jonny Hayes from the left by-line.

33:30
 

Mark Reynolds crosses the ball.

32:34
 

Adam Matthews sends in a cross.

30:35
 

A cross is delivered by Adam Matthews.

28:58
 

Shot by Beram Kayal. Jamie Langfield parries the effort to safety.

27:24
 

Emilio Izaguirre has an effort at goal.

26:50
 

Efe Ambrose takes the free kick.

26:44
 

Calvin Zola challenges Charlie Mulgrew unfairly and gives away a free kick.

23:06
 

A cross is delivered by Mark Reynolds.

21:46
 

Efe Ambrose takes the free kick.

21:39
 

Kris Commons fouled by Michael Hector, the ref awards a free kick.

20:01
 

Shot by Adam Matthews.

15:26
 

Free kick taken by Jamie Langfield.

14:51
 

Kris Commons takes the free kick.

14:45
 

Foul by Jonny Hayes on Kris Commons, free kick awarded.

14:32
 

Jonny Hayes crosses the ball in from the free kick.

14:07
 

Steven Mouyokolo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Niall McGinn.

7:43
 

Niall McGinn has an effort direct from the free kick that flies over the crossbar.

7:03
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Georgios Samaras on Jonny Hayes.

3:53
 

Charlie Mulgrew manages to make a clearance.

3:45
 

Niall McGinn crosses the ball in from the free kick.

3:24
 

Calvin Zola fouled by Steven Mouyokolo, the ref awards a free kick.

Scottish Premiership table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Celtic 28 45 66
2 Aberdeen 29 23 61
3 Inverness CT 29 12 53
4 Dundee Utd 28 8 46
5 St Johnstone 30 -3 44
6 Hamilton 31 -5 42
7 Dundee 29 0 40
8 Kilmarnock 30 -6 38
9 Partick 30 3 34
10 Ross County 30 -22 28

Full Scottish Premiership Table