• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Sun 27 October 2013
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Firhill Stadium
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Celtic

Celtic

Samaras 33"

Balde 74"

Partick Thistle vs Celtic


Team Lineups

Partick Thistle

1 Fox
2 O'Donnell
5 Muirhead
6 Balatoni
3 Sinclair
19 Osbourne
4 Welsh
23 Higginbotham
8 Bannigan
7 Craigen
9 Doolan66"
Substitutes
10 Forbes
11 Lawless
12 Gallacher
13 Piccolo
14 Elliot
17 Baird
20 Kerr

Celtic

1 Forster
23 Lustig
4 Ambrose
5 van Dijk
3 Izaguirre
20 Pukki
8 Brown
33 Kayal
16 Ledley
9 Samaras33"
10 Stokes
Substitutes
6 Biton
17 Balde74"
18 Rogic
24 Zaluska
37 Atajic
41 Fisher
46 McGeouch

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

Partick Thistle

D L W W W D L D

Celtic

D W W W W W D W
Head to Head
Partick
1-4
Celtic 22-Feb-2004
Celtic
3-1
Partick 29-Nov-2003
Partick
1-2
Celtic 23-Aug-2003
Partick
0-2
Celtic 02-Feb-2003
Celtic
4-0
Partick 17-Nov-2002
Partick
0-1
Celtic 24-Aug-2002


Live Text Commentary
94:25 +4.25
 

Clearance by Efe Ambrose.

91:06 +1.06
 

Fraser Forster takes the free kick.

90:41 +0.41
 

Kallum Higginbotham gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott Brown.

Full time
 

The referee signals the end of the game.

86:45
 

The ball is sent over by Stephen O'Donnell.

85:48
 

Ross Forbes takes a shot.

83:09
 

Sean Welsh takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Fraser Forster makes a block.

82:57
 

Isaac Osbourne restarts play with the free kick.

82:46
 

Dylan McGeouch gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ross Forbes.

78:33
Substitution
 

Ross Forbes on for James Craigen.

77:48
 

Free kick taken by Sean Welsh.

77:03
Substitution
 

Nir Biton is brought on as a substitute for Emilio Izaguirre.

76:42
 

Scott Brown challenges James Craigen unfairly and gives away a free kick.

74:23
Goal
 

Amido Balde scores with their left foot. Partick 1-2 Celtic.

73:58
 

Mikael Lustig restarts play with the free kick.

73:33
 

Kallum Higginbotham takes a shot. Fraser Forster parries the ball away.

72:48
 

Fraser Forster takes the free kick.

72:29
 

Foul by Christie Elliot on Mikael Lustig, free kick awarded.

72:04
 

A cross is delivered by Georgios Samaras.

71:08
Substitution
 

(Celtic) makes a substitution, with Dylan McGeouch coming on for Teemu Pukki.

70:16
 

Georgios Samaras crosses the ball.

68:04
 

Aaron Sinclair fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Fraser Forster makes a block.

67:25
 

Efe Ambrose receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.

67:01
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Emilio Izaguirre.

66:50
Substitution
 

Amido Balde is brought on as a substitute for Beram Kayal.

65:52
Goal
 

Kallum Higginbotham crosses the ball. Kris Doolan slots the ball right footed into the goal. Partick 1-1 Celtic.The assist for the goal came from Kallum Higginbotham.

65:21
 

Kris Doolan takes the chance to get an effort at goal and hits the bar.

63:54
 

Aaron Sinclair restarts play with the free kick.

63:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aaron Sinclair by Teemu Pukki.

61:12
 

Conrad Balatoni manages to make a clearance.

59:13
 

Sean Welsh restarts play with the free kick.

58:58
 

Aaron Sinclair fouled by Beram Kayal, the ref awards a free kick.

58:17
Substitution
 

Stuart Bannigan goes off and Christie Elliot comes on.

56:37
 

Kris Doolan is flagged offside by the assistant referee.

52:49
 

Kallum Higginbotham takes a shot and went wide left of the net.

49:13
 

Georgios Samaras sends in a cross.

48:45
 

Shot by Stuart Bannigan. Fraser Forster catches the ball.

47:40
 

Emilio Izaguirre restarts play with the free kick.

47:14
 

Kallum Higginbotham concedes a free kick for a foul on Georgios Samaras.

46:49
 

Free kick taken by Stephen O'Donnell.

46:42
 

Anthony Stokes concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen O'Donnell.

Half time
 

The players leave the pitch at half time.

44:45
 

Georgios Samaras restarts play with the free kick.

44:35
 

Unfair challenge on Georgios Samaras by Isaac Osbourne results in a free kick.

39:31
 

Corner taken by Kallum Higginbotham.

37:28
 

Virgil van Dijk takes the free kick.

36:24
 

Corner taken by Emilio Izaguirre from the right by-line.

35:15
 

Shot by Kallum Higginbotham missed to the left of the net.

34:47
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Emilio Izaguirre.

34:23
 

Teemu Pukki takes a shot. Scott Fox parries the effort to safety.

32:48
Goal
 

Corner taken by Emilio Izaguirre from the right by-line. Georgios Samaras scores with a header. Partick 0-1 Celtic.The assist for the goal came from Emilio Izaguirre.

32:11
 

The ball is swung over by Beram Kayal.

30:49
 

Shot by Joe Ledley.

30:05
 

Stephen O'Donnell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Georgios Samaras.

29:28
 

Anthony Stokes takes a shot.

27:07
 

Corner taken by Anthony Stokes from the left by-line.

26:29
 

The ball is swung over by Mikael Lustig.

24:05
 

Free kick crossed by Anthony Stokes.

23:54
 

Kallum Higginbotham concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Ledley.

23:31
 

Free kick taken by Virgil van Dijk.

23:01
 

Stephen O'Donnell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joe Ledley.

20:56
 

Stuart Bannigan sends in a cross.

18:46
 

Free kick taken by Aaron Sinclair.

18:33
 

Foul by Beram Kayal on Aaron Sinclair, free kick awarded.

17:54
 

Free kick taken by Efe Ambrose.

17:41
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Efe Ambrose by Kris Doolan.

17:28
 

Emilio Izaguirre produces a cross.

13:45
 

Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Anthony Stokes and misses to the left of the goal.

12:15
Yellow card
 

Isaac Osbourne booked for unsporting behaviour.

12:00
 

Isaac Osbourne gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott Brown.

9:19
 

Scott Brown takes the free kick.

9:13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Brown by Isaac Osbourne.

7:12
 

Free kick crossed by Kallum Higginbotham.

6:42
 

Aaron Sinclair fouled by Scott Brown, the ref awards a free kick.

5:15
 

Kallum Higginbotham challenges Georgios Samaras unfairly and gives away a free kick.

4:29
 

Shot by Joe Ledley went wide left of the goal.

2:28
 

Emilio Izaguirre sends in a cross.

Kick off
 

The game gets underway.

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