• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Wed 27 February 2013
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Fir Park Stadium
Motherwell

Motherwell

Humphrey 30"

Higdon 72"

2 - 1
Celtic

Celtic

Samaras 62"

Motherwell vs Celtic


Team Lineups

Motherwell

1 Randolph
15 Ramsden
5 Hutchinson
30 Cummins
3 Hammell
7 Humphrey30"
14 Lasley
4 Law
20 McFadden
9 Higdon72"
8 Ojamaa
Substitutes
12 Hollis
2 Saunders
11 Higginbotham
16 McHugh
17 Daley
18 Carswell
36 Murray

Celtic

1 Forster
2 Matthews
25 Rogne
67 Wanyama
3 Izaguirre
15 Commons
33 Kayal
18 Rogic
49 Forrest
9 Samaras62"
10 Stokes
Substitutes
24 Zaluska
4 Ambrose
11 Nouioui
16 Ledley
20 McCourt
46 McGeouch
88 Hooper

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

Motherwell

D D W L L L L W

Celtic

D W W W D W W W
Head to Head
Celtic
1-0
Motherwell 02-Jan-2013
Motherwell
0-2
Celtic 29-Sep-2012
Motherwell
0-3
Celtic 22-Apr-2012
Celtic
1-0
Motherwell 25-Feb-2012
Motherwell
1-2
Celtic 06-Nov-2011
Celtic
4-0
Motherwell 10-Sep-2011


Live Text Commentary
89:50
 

Simon Ramsden fouled by Kris Commons, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Darren Randolph.

87:39
Substitution
 

Shaun Hutchinson concedes a free kick for a foul on Georgios Samaras. Kris Commons restarts play with the free kick. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Darren Randolph by Victor Wanyama. Robert McHugh is brought on as a substitute for Michael Higdon. Direct free kick taken by Darren Randolph.

84:38
 

James Forrest has an effort at goal. Save by Darren Randolph.

83:11
 

The ball is sent over by James Forrest, Kris Commons takes a shot. Save made by Darren Randolph.

79:29
 

Simon Ramsden gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kris Commons. Kris Commons restarts play with the free kick.

78:10
Substitution
 

Henrik Ojamaa fouled by Efe Ambrose, the ref awards a free kick. Kallum Higginbotham on for Henrik Ojamaa. Free kick taken by Darren Randolph.

76:26
 

Simon Ramsden challenges Kris Commons unfairly and gives away a free kick. Joe Ledley restarts play with the free kick.

75:53
 

Joe Ledley takes a shot. Save made by Darren Randolph.

75:22
 

Henrik Ojamaa gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thomas Rogne. Fraser Forster takes the direct free kick.

73:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stewart Carswell on Gary Hooper. Free kick taken by Kris Commons.

72:15
Goal
 

Michael Higdon scores a goal from close in to the top right corner of the goal. Motherwell 2-1 Celtic.The assist for the goal came from Nicky Law.

70:26
Substitution
 

James McFadden leaves the field to be replaced by Stewart Carswell. Gary Hooper comes on in place of Anthony Stokes.

69:32
 

Efe Ambrose concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Higdon. Free kick taken by Keith Lasley.

65:55
 

Anthony Stokes challenges Simon Ramsden unfairly and gives away a free kick. Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

64:40
Yellow card
 

Victor Wanyama concedes a free kick for a foul on Henrik Ojamaa. Booking for Victor Wanyama for unsporting behaviour. Stevie Hammell takes the direct free kick. The official flags Michael Higdon offside. Fraser Forster restarts play with the free kick.

62:25
Goal
 

Georgios Samaras scores a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Motherwell 1-1 Celtic.Assist by James Forrest.

59:45
Substitution
 

Efe Ambrose on for Beram Kayal. Corner taken by Kris Commons played to the near post, Shaun Hutchinson manages to make a clearance.

58:42
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Nicky Law played to the near post, clearance made by Victor Wanyama.

57:31
 

Effort from 12 yards by Kris Commons. Save by Darren Randolph.

54:41
 

Effort on goal by Joe Ledley from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

53:44
Substitution
 

Joe Ledley joins the action as a substitute, replacing Tom Rogic.

52:12
 

Outswinging corner taken by Nicky Law, clearance made by Georgios Samaras.

51:34
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Keith Lasley on Tom Rogic. Kris Commons takes the direct free kick.

49:58
 

Corner taken by Kris Commons played to the near post, Michael Higdon makes a clearance.

47:55
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by James McFadden from the left by-line, Victor Wanyama manages to make a clearance.

44:51
 

Stevie Hammell concedes a free kick for a foul on Beram Kayal. James Forrest takes the free kick.

43:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Higdon on Beram Kayal. Fraser Forster takes the direct free kick.

42:15
Yellow card
 

Foul by Beram Kayal on Henrik Ojamaa, free kick awarded. Beram Kayal is given a yellow card. Direct free kick taken by Simon Ramsden.

39:11
 

Michael Higdon produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.

38:27
 

The referee blows for offside against Anthony Stokes. Free kick taken by Darren Randolph.

33:12
 

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

30:26
Goal
 

Chris Humphrey finds the net with a goal from close in to the top right corner of the goal. Motherwell 1-0 Celtic.Assist by Nicky Law.

29:30
 

Anthony Stokes has an effort at goal from outside the box which misses left.

28:14
 

Nicky Law takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Thomas Rogne.

25:01
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Michael Higdon. Indirect free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

21:02
 

Foul by Beram Kayal on Keith Lasley, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Shaun Hutchinson.

20:12
 

Henrik Ojamaa is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Thomas Rogne restarts play with the free kick.

16:59
 

James McFadden challenges Adam Matthews unfairly and gives away a free kick. Shot comes in from Kris Commons from the free kick.

16:24
 

Shot by Keith Lasley. Save by Fraser Forster.

14:19
 

Stevie Hammell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Forrest. Adam Matthews restarts play with the free kick.

12:28
 

Shot by Tom Rogic from deep inside the penalty area misses wide to the left of the target.

11:50
 

Henrik Ojamaa challenges Beram Kayal unfairly and gives away a free kick. Victor Wanyama takes the direct free kick.

8:48
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Anthony Stokes. Shaun Hutchinson takes the free kick.

7:58
 

Simon Ramsden has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.

7:27
 

Unfair challenge on James McFadden by Beram Kayal results in a free kick. Stevie Hammell takes the free kick.

6:38
 

Thomas Rogne fouled by Henrik Ojamaa, the ref awards a free kick. Fraser Forster takes the direct free kick.

5:41
 

Anthony Stokes is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Darren Randolph.

5:19
 

Shaun Hutchinson concedes a free kick for a foul on Georgios Samaras. Direct free kick taken by Kris Commons.

3:55
 

Tom Rogic gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Keith Lasley. Shot on goal comes in from Nicky Law from the free kick.

1:38
 

Unfair challenge on Keith Lasley by Georgios Samaras results in a free kick. Shaun Hutchinson takes the free kick.

:57
 

Tom Rogic fouled by Michael Higdon, the ref awards a free kick. Thomas Rogne restarts play with 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