• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Sun 01 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Celtic Park
Celtic

Celtic

Samaras 65"

Millar 69" (OG)

2 - 0

Celtic vs St Johnstone


Team Lineups

Celtic

1 Forster
23 Lustig
25 Rogne
22 Loovens
21 Mulgrew
15 Commons
8 Brown
16 Ledley
9 Samaras65"
10 Stokes
88 Hooper
Substitutes
24 Zaluska
2 Matthews
3 Izaguirre
6 Wilson
18 Ki
39 Blackman
46 McGeough

St Johnstone

15 Mannus
2 MacKay
5 Wright
18 McCracken
12 Maybury
9 Croft
7 Millar69"
4 Morris
10 Craig
11 Sheridan
21 Sandaza
Substitutes
1 Enckelman
6 Anderson
14 Moon
16 Robertson
22 Oyenuga
31 Moffat
36 Mitchell

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

Celtic

D W W W W W D W

St Johnstone

D L W W D D D W
Head to Head
St Johnstone
0-2
Celtic 18-Dec-2011
Celtic
0-1
St Johnstone 21-Aug-2011
St Johnstone
0-1
Celtic 12-Apr-2011
Celtic
2-0
St Johnstone 26-Dec-2010
St Johnstone
0-3
Celtic 30-Oct-2010
Celtic
3-0
St Johnstone 20-Mar-2010


Live Text Commentary
90:50 +0.5
Substitution
 

Lee Croft goes off and Kudus Oyenuga comes on.

89:29
 

Chris Millar challenges Kris Commons unfairly and gives away a free kick. Strike comes in from Charlie Mulgrew from the free kick, save made by Alan Mannus.

88:03
 

The ball is sent over by Andre Blackman, save made by Alan Mannus.

87:50
 

The ball is crossed by Scott Brown.

86:36
Substitution
 

Gary Hooper leaves the field to be replaced by Andre Blackman.

86:20
 

Effort on goal by Liam Craig from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

86:14
 

The ball is delivered by Charlie Mulgrew, save made by Alan Mannus.

84:09
Substitution
 

Jody Morris goes off and Kevin Moon comes on.

83:56
 

Sung-Yeung Ki takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar.

82:52
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Chris Millar, Sung-Yeung Ki manages to make a clearance.

82:02
 

Joe Ledley concedes a free kick for a foul on Lee Croft. Lee Croft restarts play with the free kick.

80:24
 

Kris Commons takes the inswinging corner, Lee Croft manages to make a clearance.

78:12
 

Francisco Sandaza fouled by Charlie Mulgrew, the ref awards a free kick. Liam Craig crosses the ball in from the free kick, Charlie Mulgrew makes a clearance.

74:02
 

Georgios Samaras takes a shot. Alan Mannus makes a save.

71:34
 

A cross is delivered by Lee Croft, Adam Matthews fouled by Liam Craig, the ref awards a free kick. Thomas Rogne takes the free kick.

70:22
Yellow card
 

Liam Craig is booked.

69:21
Goal
 

An own goal is conceded by Chris Millar. Celtic 2-0 St Johnstone.The assist for the goal came from Georgios Samaras.

69:04
 

Georgios Samaras sends in a cross.

68:31
 

Short corner taken by Liam Craig.

67:59
 

Corner taken by Liam Craig from the left by-line to the near post, Charlie Mulgrew makes a clearance.

67:49
 

The ball is delivered by Lee Croft, clearance by Adam Matthews.

64:45
Goal
 

Sung-Yeung Ki fouled by Lee Croft, the ref awards a free kick. Kris Commons produces a cross, Georgios Samaras finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the area. Celtic 1-0 St Johnstone.Kris Commons provided the assist for the goal.

64:08
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Charlie Mulgrew. Indirect free kick taken by Alan Mannus.

62:15
Substitution
 

Sung-Yeung Ki replaces Anthony Stokes.

61:37
 

Corner taken left-footed by Kris Commons from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Alan Maybury.

61:20
 

Inswinging corner taken by Joe Ledley from the right by-line.

58:09
 

Chris Millar produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that goes wide left of the target.

56:32
 

Georgios Samaras produces a cross, David MacKay makes a clearance.

54:42
 

Inswinging corner taken by Liam Craig, save made by Fraser Forster.

54:02
Substitution
 

(Celtic) makes a substitution, with Adam Matthews coming on for Mikael Lustig.

53:36
 

Lee Croft fouled by Scott Brown, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Alan Mannus.

52:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Charlie Mulgrew by Francisco Sandaza. Fraser Forster takes the free kick.

52:10
 

Anthony Stokes sends in a cross, save made by Alan Mannus.

50:36
 

Unfair challenge on Francisco Sandaza by Mikael Lustig results in a free kick. Jody Morris takes the free kick.

49:25
 

Centre by Anthony Stokes, save made by Alan Mannus.

48:21
 

David MacKay concedes a free kick for a foul on Georgios Samaras. Free kick taken by Mikael Lustig.

47:50
 

Cillian Sheridan has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

46:19
 

Unfair challenge on Gary Hooper by Chris Millar results in a free kick. Kris Commons restarts play with the free kick.

44:41
 

Lee Croft is caught offside. Fraser Forster restarts play with the free kick.

43:08
 

Kris Commons produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the target.

41:41
Yellow card
 

Corner taken by Kris Commons from the right by-line, clearance by David MacKay. The ball is crossed by Georgios Samaras, save by Alan Mannus. Joe Ledley fouled by Lee Croft, the ref awards a free kick. Lee Croft shown a yellow card. Strike comes in from Kris Commons from the free kick, David MacKay gets a block in. Anthony Stokes takes a shot. Blocked by Frazer Wright.

41:22
 

Anthony Stokes takes a shot. Alan Mannus makes a save.

40:33
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Lee Croft, Fraser Forster makes a save.

40:27
 

Anthony Stokes produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.

40:23
 

The ball is delivered by Georgios Samaras, clearance by David McCracken.

39:40
 

Kris Commons fouled by David McCracken, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Kris Commons.

38:42
 

David MacKay gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kris Commons. Free kick taken by Kris Commons.

36:38
 

The referee gives a free kick against Georgios Samaras for handball. Alan Mannus takes the free kick.

31:34
 

The ball is crossed by Anthony Stokes.

28:15
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Thomas Rogne by Cillian Sheridan. Mikael Lustig restarts play with the free kick.

24:28
 

Alan Maybury is cautioned.

23:21
 

Cross/shot by Kris Commons.

21:22
 

Gary Hooper takes a shot. Alan Mannus makes a save.

17:28
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Liam Craig from the right by-line, save by Fraser Forster.

16:46
 

Effort from the edge of the penalty area by Kris Commons goes wide of the left-hand post.

11:50
 

Lee Croft produces a cross.

9:58
 

Inswinging corner taken by Liam Craig.

7:25
 

Jody Morris has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the target.

7:12
 

Charlie Mulgrew delivers the ball, David MacKay makes a clearance.

5:58
 

Joe Ledley takes a shot. Save made by Alan Mannus.

5:53
 

Georgios Samaras crosses the ball, David McCracken manages to make a clearance.

5:43
 

Kris Commons delivers the ball, clearance by Jody Morris.

:11
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Georgios Samaras by Liam Craig. Anthony Stokes produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

Scottish Premiership table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Celtic 38 67 92
2 Aberdeen 38 24 75
3 Inverness CT 38 10 65
4 St Johnstone 38 0 57
5 Dundee Utd 38 2 56
6 Dundee 38 -11 45
7 Hamilton 38 -3 53
8 Partick 38 4 46
9 Ross County 38 -17 44
10 Kilmarnock 38 -15 41

Full Scottish Premiership Table