• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Wed 28 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Celtic Park
Celtic

Celtic

Ledley 51"

1 - 0

Celtic vs Rangers


Team Lineups

Celtic

1 Forster
2 Matthews
25 Rogne
21 Mulgrew
16 Ledley
8 Brown
33 Kayal
67 Wanyama
49 Forrest
9 Samaras
88 Hooper
Substitutes
24 Zaluska
6 Wilson
10 Stokes
11 Cha
14 Bangura
18 Ki
20 McCourt

Rangers

1 McGregor
4 Broadfoot
22 Bartley
18 Bocanegra
5 Papac
19 Aluko
6 McCulloch
8 Davis
12 Wallace
9 Jelavic
11 Lafferty
Substitutes
25 Alexander
3 Weir
7 Edu
10 Fleck
15 Healy
27 Wylde
33 Bendiksen

Possession Stats

50%
50%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

Celtic

D W W W D W W W

Rangers

W D W D D D D D
Head to Head
Rangers
4-2
Celtic 18-Sep-2011
Rangers
0-0
Celtic 24-Apr-2011
Celtic
3-0
Rangers 20-Feb-2011
Rangers
0-2
Celtic 02-Jan-2011
Celtic
1-3
Rangers 24-Oct-2010
Celtic
2-1
Rangers 04-May-2010


Live Text Commentary
94:40 +4.4
 

The referee blows for offside. Fraser Forster takes the indirect free kick.

94:33 +4.33
 

Sasa Papac delivers the ball, Joe Ledley manages to make a clearance.

94:22 +4.22
 

Kirk Broadfoot crosses the ball, clearance made by Thomas Rogne.

93:42 +3.42
Yellow card
 

Kyle Lafferty fouled by Anthony Stokes, the ref awards a free kick. Anthony Stokes is given a yellow card. Kirk Broadfoot takes the free kick.

92:48 +2.48
 

Foul by Kirk Broadfoot on James Forrest, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Charlie Mulgrew.

91:18 +1.18
 

Centre by Kyle Lafferty, Adam Matthews gets a block in.

90:40 +0.4
 

The referee blows for offside against Anthony Stokes. Allan McGregor takes the indirect free kick.

89:21
 

Georgios Samaras challenges Kirk Broadfoot unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kirk Broadfoot restarts play with the free kick.

88:50
 

Kirk Broadfoot concedes a free kick for a foul on Georgios Samaras. Indirect free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

88:33
 

The ball is swung over by Kyle Lafferty, Charlie Mulgrew makes a clearance.

86:56
 

Unfair challenge on Scott Brown by Nikica Jelavic results in a free kick. Fraser Forster restarts play with the free kick.

85:14
Substitution
 

Kyle Lafferty challenges Adam Matthews unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kyle Lafferty goes into the book. Anthony Stokes on for Gary Hooper. Fraser Forster takes the indirect free kick.

83:36
 

Shot by Sung-Yeung Ki from outside the box goes over the net.

83:25
 

The ball is delivered by Georgios Samaras.

81:40
 

Unfair challenge on James Forrest by David Healy results in a free kick. David Healy receives a caution. Charlie Mulgrew takes the indirect free kick.

81:25
 

The ball is sent over by Sasa Papac, clearance made by Scott Brown.

80:28
 

Maurice Edu is adjudged to have handled the ball. Sung-Yeung Ki takes the free kick.

80:22
 

Centre by Joe Ledley, Sasa Papac manages to make a clearance.

80:06
 

James Forrest crosses the ball, clearance made by Kyle Lafferty.

79:36
 

Scott Brown fouled by Kyle Lafferty, the ref awards a free kick. Adam Matthews takes the direct free kick.

78:13
Substitution
 

Maurice Edu comes on in place of Lee McCulloch. Lee Wallace leaves the field to be replaced by David Healy.

77:21
 

Adam Matthews crosses the ball, Carlos Bocanegra manages to make a clearance.

73:07
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Lee McCulloch on Beram Kayal. Beram Kayal leaves the field to be replaced by Sung-Yeung Ki. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Matthews.

72:48
 

Foul by Georgios Samaras on Kyle Bartley, free kick awarded. Carlos Bocanegra takes the indirect free kick.

71:45
 

Steven Davis delivers the ball, clearance by Charlie Mulgrew.

70:34
 

Nikica Jelavic challenges Beram Kayal unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

70:13
 

Overhead kick right-footed shot by Nikica Jelavic. Fraser Forster makes a save.

69:45
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Gregg Wylde, clearance by Charlie Mulgrew.

69:37
 

Kyle Bartley produces a cross, clearance made by Adam Matthews.

69:23
 

Foul by Georgios Samaras on Lee McCulloch, free kick awarded. Carlos Bocanegra takes the indirect free kick.

68:51
 

Nikica Jelavic takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar.

68:10
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Victor Wanyama. Indirect free kick taken by Allan McGregor.

68:06
 

The ball is delivered by Beram Kayal.

67:48
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Charlie Mulgrew.

66:38
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Steven Davis on Charlie Mulgrew. Charlie Mulgrew produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, Allan McGregor makes a comfortable save.

65:43
Substitution
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Nikica Jelavic. Gregg Wylde joins the action as a substitute, replacing Sone Aluko. Charlie Mulgrew takes the free kick.

64:39
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Victor Wanyama by Nikica Jelavic. Free kick taken by Charlie Mulgrew.

63:50
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew, Victor Wanyama has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the target.

63:37
 

The ball is sent over by Scott Brown, Carlos Bocanegra manages to make a clearance.

63:30
 

Georgios Samaras sends in a cross.

63:08
 

The ball is delivered by Kirk Broadfoot, clearance by Thomas Rogne.

61:19
 

The offside flag is raised against Gary Hooper. Carlos Bocanegra takes the indirect free kick.

60:20
 

Nikica Jelavic handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Fraser Forster takes the free kick.

59:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Victor Wanyama on Lee McCulloch. Indirect free kick taken by Carlos Bocanegra.

58:55
Yellow card
 

Carlos Bocanegra challenges Gary Hooper unfairly and gives away a free kick. Carlos Bocanegra is given a yellow card. Beram Kayal takes the free kick.

57:34
 

Beram Kayal gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lee McCulloch. Indirect free kick taken by Carlos Bocanegra.

57:00
 

Foul by Gary Hooper on Carlos Bocanegra, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Carlos Bocanegra.

56:05
 

Scott Brown takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar.

55:26
 

Centre by James Forrest, Sasa Papac manages to make a clearance.

51:38
Goal
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew, Joe Ledley scores a headed goal from inside the penalty box. Celtic 1-0 Rangers.The assist for the goal came from Charlie Mulgrew.

51:18
 

James Forrest has an effort at goal from 25 yards. Save by Allan McGregor.

50:18
 

Centre by Sasa Papac, Adam Matthews makes a clearance.

49:32
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Charlie Mulgrew.

49:23
 

James Forrest produces a cross, Kyle Bartley makes a clearance.

48:11
 

Sone Aluko takes the inswinging corner, Charlie Mulgrew makes a clearance.

47:21
 

Beram Kayal gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Davis. Indirect free kick taken by Sasa Papac.

44:56
 

Centre by Sone Aluko, Charlie Mulgrew manages to make a clearance.

41:19
 

A cross is delivered by Charlie Mulgrew, Kirk Broadfoot manages to make a clearance.

40:43
 

Kyle Bartley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Georgios Samaras. Direct free kick taken by Charlie Mulgrew.

39:35
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Beram Kayal by Lee Wallace. Free kick taken by Thomas Rogne.

39:08
 

James Forrest takes a shot. Blocked by Kyle Bartley.

37:25
 

Steven Davis concedes a free kick for a foul on Scott Brown. Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

35:53
 

Nikica Jelavic fouled by Thomas Rogne, the ref awards a free kick. Shot comes in from Nikica Jelavic from the free kick.

35:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nikica Jelavic on Charlie Mulgrew. Free kick taken by Thomas Rogne.

34:42
 

James Forrest produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that clears the bar.

34:15
 

Gary Hooper takes a shot. Save made by Allan McGregor.

33:39
 

Unfair challenge on Charlie Mulgrew by Nikica Jelavic results in a free kick. Fraser Forster takes the indirect free kick.

33:27
 

Centre by Gary Hooper, clearance made by Kyle Bartley.

32:13
 

Unfair challenge on Kyle Lafferty by Joe Ledley results in a free kick. Kirk Broadfoot takes the free kick.

31:57
 

Adam Matthews crosses the ball, Carlos Bocanegra manages to make a clearance.

31:47
 

Gary Hooper crosses the ball, Kyle Bartley manages to make a clearance.

30:52
 

Kyle Lafferty challenges Joe Ledley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed by Charlie Mulgrew.

29:51
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew, Kyle Lafferty manages to make a clearance.

29:00
 

Scott Brown fouled by Sasa Papac, the ref awards a free kick. Charlie Mulgrew crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance made by Kirk Broadfoot.

27:01
 

The ball is sent over by Sone Aluko, Joe Ledley gets a block in.

25:21
 

The ball is sent over by James Forrest, Kyle Bartley makes a clearance. Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew from the left by-line, Thomas Rogne takes a shot.

22:43
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Sone Aluko, Carlos Bocanegra takes a shot from close range clearing the crossbar.

22:32
 

Lee Wallace delivers the ball, Thomas Rogne gets a block in.

19:54
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Georgios Samaras on Lee McCulloch. Lee McCulloch restarts play with the free kick.

19:26
 

Kyle Lafferty produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

19:19
 

Kirk Broadfoot crosses the ball, Charlie Mulgrew manages to make a clearance.

18:31
 

James Forrest takes a shot. Save made by Allan McGregor.

16:22
 

Gary Hooper takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save made by Allan McGregor. Georgios Samaras is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Allan McGregor.

15:46
 

Scott Brown takes a shot. Save by Allan McGregor.

13:49
 

Georgios Samaras fouled by Kyle Bartley, the ref awards a free kick. Charlie Mulgrew restarts play with the free kick.

10:31
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Kyle Lafferty. Fraser Forster takes the free kick.

9:54
 

Adam Matthews sends in a cross.

8:23
 

Foul by Sone Aluko on Adam Matthews, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Charlie Mulgrew.

8:13
 

Georgios Samaras takes a shot. Blocked by Kirk Broadfoot.

7:30
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew from the right by-line, clearance made by Lee McCulloch.

6:27
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Lee McCulloch from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Joe Ledley.

6:07
 

A cross is delivered by Sone Aluko, Headed effort from close range by Lee Wallace bounces off the post.

6:01
 

Sone Aluko produces a cross, clearance by Scott Brown.

5:54
 

Kirk Broadfoot produces a cross, clearance made by Beram Kayal.

4:28
 

James Forrest produces a cross, clearance made by Sasa Papac.

3:57
 

Kyle Lafferty challenges Thomas Rogne unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

1:45
 

Georgios Samaras crosses the ball, Kirk Broadfoot gets a block in.

:28
 

Victor Wanyama fouled by Steven Davis, the ref awards a free kick. Charlie Mulgrew crosses the ball in from the free kick.

Scottish Premiership table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Celtic 6 10 16
2 Aberdeen 5 8 15
3 Hearts 6 7 15
4 Hamilton 5 5 10
5 Ross County 6 4 10
6 Dundee 6 2 8
7 Motherwell 6 -4 6
8 St Johnstone 6 -3 5
9 Dundee Utd 6 -6 4
10 Inverness CT 6 -5 3

Full Scottish Premiership Table