• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Sun 02 January 2011
  • Kick-off: 12:45
  • Venue: Ibrox Stadium
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Celtic

Celtic

Samaras 61"

Samaras 69" (P)

Rangers vs Celtic


Team Lineups

Rangers

1 McGregor
12 Foster
24 Bougherra
3 Weir
5 Papac
8 Davis
40 Ness
6 McCulloch
16 Whittaker
9 Miller
20 Weiss
Substitutes
25 Alexander
10 Fleck
11 Lafferty
19 Beattie
22 Webster
28 Kerkar
41 Hutton

Celtic

26 Forster
12 Wilson
5 Majstorovic
25 Rogne
3 Izaguirre
49 Forrest
33 Kayal
16 Ledley
21 Mulgrew
20 McCourt
9 Samaras61"69"
Substitutes
24 Zaluska
4 Juarez
6 Hooiveld
10 Stokes
14 McGinn
17 Crosas
31 Towell

Possession Stats

50%
50%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

Rangers

W D W D D D D D

Celtic

W D W W W D W W
Head to Head
Celtic
1-3
Rangers 24-Oct-2010
Celtic
2-1
Rangers 04-May-2010
Rangers
1-0
Celtic 28-Feb-2010
Celtic
1-1
Rangers 03-Jan-2010
Rangers
2-1
Celtic 04-Oct-2009
Rangers
1-0
Celtic 09-May-2009


Live Text Commentary
92:00 +2
 

Georgios Samaras takes a shot. Save by Allan McGregor. Short corner worked by Charlie Mulgrew.

91:40 +1.4
 

The ball is swung over by Vladimir Weiss, Thomas Rogne manages to make a clearance.

91:31 +1.31
 

The ball is delivered by Vladimir Weiss, clearance by Daniel Majstorovic.

90:10 +0.1
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Beram Kayal on David Weir. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Kyle Lafferty, Joe Ledley gets a block in.

89:58
 

Centre by Sasa Papac, clearance by Patrick McCourt.

89:42
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Vladimir Weiss, clearance made by Beram Kayal.

89:36
 

Kyle Lafferty sends in a cross, blocked by Thomas Rogne.

89:09
 

Shot on goal by Daniel Majstorovic from just inside the area goes over the target.

88:40
 

Beram Kayal takes a shot.

87:42
Substitution
 

James Forrest goes off and Niall McGinn comes on. Foul by Kyle Hutton on Patrick McCourt, free kick awarded.

87:42
Substitution
 

Niall McGinn joins the action as a substitute, replacing James Forrest. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Patrick McCourt by Kyle Hutton. Charlie Mulgrew restarts play with the free kick.

84:55
 

Vladimir Weiss crosses the ball, clearance made by Daniel Majstorovic.

83:50
Yellow card
 

Beram Kayal booked for unsporting behaviour. Beram Kayal concedes a free kick for a foul on David Weir. Madjid Bougherra takes the free kick.

83:07
Substitution
 

Kyle Hutton joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jamie Ness.

82:10
 

Beram Kayal produces a right-footed shot from a long way out which goes wide right of the goal.

80:31
Yellow card
 

Kyle Lafferty is given a yellow card. Steven Whittaker delivers the ball. Handball by Kyle Lafferty. Fraser Forster takes the free kick.

78:52
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Charlie Mulgrew from the left by-line, Header from close range by Daniel Majstorovic misses to the right of the goal.

76:27
Yellow card
 

Mark Wilson receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Mark Wilson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Vladimir Weiss. Steven Davis has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

74:53
 

Unfair challenge on Fraser Forster by Kenny Miller results in a free kick. Fraser Forster restarts play with the free kick.

74:35
 

A cross is delivered by Vladimir Weiss, save by Fraser Forster.

73:33
 

The ball is delivered by Steven Whittaker, Madjid Bougherra produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the bar.

72:27
 

Patrick McCourt concedes a free kick for a foul on Lee McCulloch. Free kick crossed right-footed by Steven Davis, clearance by Charlie Mulgrew.

71:51
 

Georgios Samaras concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Whittaker. Free kick taken by Allan McGregor.

71:17
 

David Weir has an effort at goal from the edge of the area that misses to the right of the target.

70:57
 

Corner taken right-footed by Vladimir Weiss from the right by-line, Thomas Rogne manages to make a clearance.

70:50
 

Kyle Lafferty produces a cross, clearance by Thomas Rogne.

70:14
 

Centre by Steven Whittaker, save made by Fraser Forster.

69:09
Goal
 

Penalty scored by Georgios Samaras. Rangers 0-2 Celtic.Jamie Ness gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Georgios Samaras.

68:04
 

The ball is delivered by Vladimir Weiss.

67:39
 

Inswinging corner taken by Vladimir Weiss from the right by-line.

67:19
Substitution
 

Richard Foster leaves the field to be replaced by Kyle Lafferty.

66:29
 

Inswinging corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew, Allan McGregor makes a save.

66:19
 

James Forrest sends in a cross, blocked by Jamie Ness.

64:56
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jamie Ness on Joe Ledley. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Charlie Mulgrew, save by Allan McGregor.

63:39
 

Charlie Mulgrew crosses the ball.

61:18
Goal
 

Georgios Samaras finds the net with a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Rangers 0-1 Celtic.Georgios Samaras booked. Joe Ledley provided the assist for the goal.

59:29
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Emilio Izaguirre on Steven Davis. Madjid Bougherra takes the direct free kick.

56:53
 

Unfair challenge on Beram Kayal by Vladimir Weiss results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Daniel Majstorovic.

56:10
 

The ball is delivered by Madjid Bougherra, clearance made by Thomas Rogne.

55:21
 

Joe Ledley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jamie Ness. Free kick crossed right-footed by Vladimir Weiss, Daniel Majstorovic makes a clearance.

49:06
 

The ball is delivered by Charlie Mulgrew.

47:34
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Charlie Mulgrew from the right by-line to the near post.

46:43
 

Madjid Bougherra challenges Georgios Samaras unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Charlie Mulgrew, clearance made by Madjid Bougherra.

45:57
 

Effort on goal by Patrick McCourt from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

44:44
 

Unfair challenge on Beram Kayal by Vladimir Weiss results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Mark Wilson.

43:06
 

Steven Davis challenges Daniel Majstorovic unfairly and gives away a free kick. Joe Ledley takes the direct free kick.

40:56
 

Richard Foster fouled by Charlie Mulgrew, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Allan McGregor.

40:45
 

The ball is sent over by James Forrest.

39:37
 

Foul by Vladimir Weiss on Beram Kayal, free kick awarded. Daniel Majstorovic restarts play with the free kick.

38:39
 

Steven Davis crosses the ball, clearance made by James Forrest.

37:55
 

Steven Davis delivers the ball, clearance by Thomas Rogne.

36:34
 

The ball is swung over by James Forrest, clearance by Madjid Bougherra.

32:18
 

Foul by Jamie Ness on Beram Kayal, free kick awarded. Charlie Mulgrew crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance by Richard Foster.

31:09
 

Kenny Miller gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Thomas Rogne. Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

30:25
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Charlie Mulgrew, Close range header by Georgios Samaras misses to the right of the goal.

30:18
 

Charlie Mulgrew sends in a cross, clearance by Madjid Bougherra.

28:51
 

Georgios Samaras is adjudged to have handled the ball. Direct free kick taken by Allan McGregor.

27:43
 

A cross is delivered by Charlie Mulgrew, Jamie Ness gets a block in.

26:15
Yellow card
 

Charlie Mulgrew is booked. Madjid Bougherra goes into the referee's book. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Charlie Mulgrew by Madjid Bougherra. Fraser Forster restarts play with the free kick.

25:09
 

The ball is sent over by Madjid Bougherra, clearance by Beram Kayal.

25:03
 

The ball is swung over by Vladimir Weiss, clearance made by Daniel Majstorovic.

24:24
 

Vladimir Weiss fouled by Mark Wilson, the ref awards a free kick. Vladimir Weiss delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing.

22:55
 

Charlie Mulgrew takes the outswinging corner, clearance made by Lee McCulloch.

22:34
 

James Forrest takes a shot. Blocked by Lee McCulloch.

21:47
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Charlie Mulgrew, save by Allan McGregor.

21:40
 

The ball is crossed by Georgios Samaras, David Weir makes a clearance.

21:34
 

A cross is delivered by Beram Kayal.

21:01
 

Corner taken by Charlie Mulgrew from the left by-line, clearance by Madjid Bougherra.

20:54
 

Centre by Charlie Mulgrew, blocked by Richard Foster.

18:12
 

James Forrest produces a cross, save by Allan McGregor.

16:17
 

Beram Kayal fouled by Jamie Ness, the ref awards a free kick. Daniel Majstorovic restarts play with the free kick.

15:24
 

Effort on goal by Lee McCulloch from long range goes over the bar.

13:33
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Steven Davis. Fraser Forster takes the free kick.

13:16
 

Vladimir Weiss produces a cross.

12:36
 

The ball is sent over by Emilio Izaguirre, save by Allan McGregor.

12:20
 

Mark Wilson produces a cross, clearance made by Madjid Bougherra.

11:03
 

David Weir concedes a free kick for a foul on Patrick McCourt. Daniel Majstorovic restarts play with the free kick.

7:49
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Richard Foster goes wide of the right-hand upright.

7:34
 

Sasa Papac crosses the ball, blocked by James Forrest.

6:52
 

Richard Foster delivers the ball.

5:29
 

Steven Whittaker takes a shot.

4:27
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Vladimir Weiss from the left by-line to the near post, Lee McCulloch takes a shot. Emilio Izaguirre manages to make a clearance.

3:00
 

Handball decision goes against Thomas Rogne. Free kick taken by David Weir.

2:14
 

Unfair challenge on Jamie Ness by Patrick McCourt results in a free kick. Jamie Ness restarts play with the free kick,

2:14
 

Patrick McCourt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jamie Ness. Jamie Ness takes the free kick.

1:07
 

Foul by Kenny Miller on Mark Wilson, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

:35
 

Unfair challenge on Lee McCulloch by Patrick McCourt results in a free kick. Sasa Papac crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel.

Kick off
 

The match begins.

Half time
 

The ref blows to signal half-time.

Full time
 

The referee signals the end of the game.

Scottish Premiership table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Hearts 5 8 15
2 Celtic 5 8 13
3 Aberdeen 4 6 12
4 Hamilton 4 4 7
5 Ross County 5 3 7
6 Dundee 5 2 7
7 St Johnstone 5 -1 5
8 Dundee Utd 5 -5 4
9 Motherwell 5 -5 3
10 Partick 5 -5 3

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