• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Sat 16 March 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Celtic Park
Celtic

Celtic

Commons 0"

Mulgrew 67"

Hooper 86"

Samaras 90"

4 - 3
Aberdeen

Aberdeen

Vernon 44"

Magennis 52"

Magennis 59"

Celtic vs Aberdeen


Team Lineups

Celtic

1 Forster
23 Lustig
4 Ambrose
6 Wilson
3 Izaguirre
33 Kayal
21 Mulgrew67"
16 Ledley
15 Commons0"
10 Stokes
88 Hooper86"
Substitutes
24 Zaluska
9 Samaras90"
11 Nouioui
18 Rogic
25 Rogne
37 Atajic
46 McGeouch

Aberdeen

1 Langfield
21 Magennis52"59"
4 Anderson
23 Shaughnessy
22 Reynolds
2 Jack
5 Rae
18 Hughes
11 Hayes
9 Vernon44"
10 McGinn
Substitutes
30 Rogers
8 Milsom
13 Low
14 Fallon
15 Pawlett
34 McManus
38 Smith

Possession Stats

55%
45%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

Celtic

D W W W W L D W

Aberdeen

D W W W L W D D
Head to Head
Aberdeen
0-2
Celtic 17-Nov-2012
Celtic
1-0
Aberdeen 04-Aug-2012
Aberdeen
1-1
Celtic 03-Mar-2012
Celtic
2-1
Aberdeen 23-Oct-2011
Aberdeen
0-1
Celtic 07-Aug-2011
Aberdeen
0-3
Celtic 01-Feb-2011

Live Text Commentary
94:14 +4.14
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Georgios Samaras a yellow card for persistent infringement.

94:00 +4
Goal
 

Georgios Samaras fires in a fantastic goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Celtic 4-3 Aberdeen.Assist by Lassad Nouioui.

92:59 +2.59
 

Russell Anderson concedes a free kick for a foul on Gary Hooper. The referee books Russell Anderson for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed left-footed by Kris Commons from left channel.

91:23 +1.23
 

Shot from just outside the box by Kris Commons misses to the left of the target.

90:20 +0.2
Substitution
 

Robert Milsom is brought on as a substitute for Stephen Hughes.

89:48
 

Outswinging corner taken by Kris Commons.

88:34
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew from the left by-line, clearance made by Mark Reynolds.

87:16
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Kris Commons, clearance by Joe Shaughnessy.

86:44
Goal
 

Gary Hooper scores a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Celtic 3-3 Aberdeen.

85:42
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Kris Commons, Efe Ambrose takes a shot. Clearance by Russell Anderson.

84:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Russell Anderson by Gary Hooper. Direct free kick taken by Jamie Langfield.

83:55
 

Short corner taken by Peter Pawlett from the right by-line.

83:00
 

Lassad Nouioui challenges Peter Pawlett unfairly and gives away a free kick. Russell Anderson takes the free kick.

80:09
 

Corner taken left-footed by Kris Commons from the left by-line, save by Jamie Langfield.

79:53
 

Gary Hooper takes a shot. Save by Jamie Langfield.

79:27
Yellow card
 

Foul by Peter Pawlett on Fraser Forster, free kick awarded. Peter Pawlett booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

77:59
 

Joe Shaughnessy challenges Georgios Samaras unfairly and gives away a free kick. Joe Shaughnessy goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Kris Commons.

77:33
 

The ball is delivered by Gary Hooper, clearance made by Joe Shaughnessy.

74:04
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kelvin Wilson by Scott Vernon. Josh Magennis goes into the book. Kelvin Wilson restarts play with the free kick.

69:55
 

Gavin Rae gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kris Commons. Charlie Mulgrew produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, Jamie Langfield makes a save.

68:46
 

The offside flag is raised against Josh Magennis. Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

67:54
Goal
 

Charlie Mulgrew finds the net with a goal from just inside the area to the top left corner of the goal. Celtic 2-3 Aberdeen.

67:31
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Kris Commons.

67:21
 

A cross is delivered by Mikael Lustig, clearance by Mark Reynolds.

66:17
Substitution
 

Joe Shaughnessy is adjudged to have handled the ball. Lassad Nouioui on for Anthony Stokes. Charlie Mulgrew takes the direct free kick.

65:40
Substitution
 

Peter Pawlett on for Johnny Hayes.

64:47
 

Foul by Anthony Stokes on Russell Anderson, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Russell Anderson.

64:11
 

Mark Reynolds is caught offside. Free kick taken by Efe Ambrose.

63:36
 

Joe Ledley has an effort at goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

61:16
Yellow card
 

Mark Reynolds gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kris Commons. Mark Reynolds receives a yellow card. Direct free kick taken by Emilio Izaguirre.

60:37
Substitution
 

Georgios Samaras replaces Beram Kayal.

59:41
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Josh Magennis from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Celtic 1-3 Aberdeen.The assist for the goal came from Gavin Rae.

59:11
 

Corner taken by Johnny Hayes, clearance made by Mikael Lustig.

58:08
 

The offside flag is raised against Scott Vernon. Fraser Forster takes the free kick.

56:59
 

Kris Commons takes a shot. Jamie Langfield makes a save.

55:50
 

Anthony Stokes takes a shot. Save by Jamie Langfield.

55:05
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Josh Magennis on Charlie Mulgrew. Direct free kick taken by Mikael Lustig.

53:55
 

The ball is crossed by Emilio Izaguirre, Kris Commons takes a shot. Jamie Langfield makes a save.

52:05
Goal
 

Goal scored by Josh Magennis from inside the penalty area low into the middle of the goal. Celtic 1-2 Aberdeen.The assist for the goal came from Gavin Rae.

49:22
 

A cross is delivered by Emilio Izaguirre, save by Jamie Langfield.

47:23
 

Charlie Mulgrew takes the outswinging corner, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Russell Anderson by Mikael Lustig. Free kick taken by Jamie Langfield.

47:14
 

The ball is swung over by Emilio Izaguirre, Johnny Hayes gets a block in.

45:36
 

Foul by Beram Kayal on Johnny Hayes, free kick awarded. Russell Anderson takes the free kick.

44:02
Goal
 

Goal scored by Scott Vernon from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Celtic 1-1 Aberdeen.The assist for the goal came from Josh Magennis.

43:28
 

Headed effort from deep inside the area by Scott Vernon misses to the right of the target.

43:11
 

Centre by Niall McGinn, Kelvin Wilson makes a clearance.

42:23
 

The referee blows for offside against Joe Ledley. Jamie Langfield restarts play with the free kick.

41:17
 

Anthony Stokes produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the target.

40:29
 

Anthony Stokes takes a shot. Jamie Langfield makes a save.

39:15
 

Beram Kayal gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Niall McGinn. Johnny Hayes takes the free kick.

37:21
 

Centre by Anthony Stokes, Mark Reynolds makes a clearance.

35:36
 

Anthony Stokes is caught offside. Free kick taken by Jamie Langfield.

34:12
 

Shot from 20 yards from Johnny Hayes. Save made by Fraser Forster.

32:47
 

Kris Commons has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.

32:37
 

A cross is delivered by Kris Commons, Russell Anderson manages to make a clearance.

29:01
 

Beram Kayal has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

22:44
 

Short corner taken by Johnny Hayes from the right by-line.

20:26
 

Anthony Stokes produces a cross.

19:56
 

Corner taken left-footed by Johnny Hayes.

19:31
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Johnny Hayes from the left by-line, Efe Ambrose makes a clearance.

19:06
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Kris Commons. Mark Reynolds restarts play with the free kick.

18:05
 

Charlie Mulgrew fouled by Scott Vernon, the ref awards a free kick. Charlie Mulgrew takes the direct free kick.

13:26
 

Stephen Hughes fouled by Beram Kayal, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Stephen Hughes.

12:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Anthony Stokes by Mark Reynolds. Charlie Mulgrew takes the free kick.

10:44
 

Inswinging corner taken by Johnny Hayes from the left by-line.

7:13
 

Inswinging corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew.

6:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Johnny Hayes on Kris Commons. Charlie Mulgrew produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

5:09
 

Emilio Izaguirre challenges Niall McGinn unfairly and gives away a free kick. Johnny Hayes has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, save by Fraser Forster.

2:27
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew, Josh Magennis manages to make a clearance.

2:13
 

Shot from 25 yards from Kris Commons. Russell Anderson gets a block in.

:7
Goal
 

Kris Commons finds the back of the net with a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Celtic 1-0 Aberdeen.Assist by Anthony Stokes.

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