• Scottish Premiership
  • Date: Sat 30 October 2010
  • Kick-off: 12:00
  • Venue: McDiarmid Park
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Celtic

Celtic

McGinn 1"

McGinn 88"

Izaguirre 40"

St Johnstone vs Celtic


Team Lineups

St Johnstone

15 Smith
19 Maybury
2 MacKay
6 Duberry
3 Grainger
25 Myrie-Williams
7 Millar
27 Haber
10 Craig
22 Milne
16 MacDonald
Substitutes
1 Enckelman
5 Rutkiewicz
9 Parkin
21 Samuel
23 Jackson
32 May
37 Caddis

Celtic

26 Forster
12 Wilson
5 Majstorovic
25 Rogne
3 Izaguirre40"
14 McGinn1"88"
16 Ledley
18 Ki
11 Cha
9 Samaras
10 Stokes
Substitutes
24 Zaluska
4 Juarez
6 Hooiveld
17 Crosas
20 McCourt
21 Mulgrew
31 Towell

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide - Scottish Premiership

St Johnstone

W W D D D W D L

Celtic

W W W W W D W W
Head to Head
Celtic
3-0
St Johnstone 20-Mar-2010
St Johnstone
1-4
Celtic 24-Jan-2010
Celtic
5-2
St Johnstone 22-Aug-2009
Celtic
2-1
St Johnstone 19-Jan-2002
St Johnstone
1-2
Celtic 03-Nov-2001
Celtic
3-0
St Johnstone 28-Jul-2001


Live Text Commentary
90:26 +0.26
 

Kevin Rutkiewicz challenges Anthony Stokes unfairly and gives away a free kick. Sung-Yong Ki takes the free kick.

88:45
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Niall McGinn from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. St Johnstone 0-3 Celtic.Du-Ri Cha provided the assist for the goal.

86:07
Red card
 

Daniel Grainger is shown a red card for second bookable offence. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Anthony Stokes by Daniel Grainger. Sung-Yong Ki has an effort direct from the free kick.

84:04
 

Georgios Samaras challenges Michael Duberry unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Michael Duberry.

82:31
 

The official flags Sam Parkin offside. Fraser Forster restarts play with the free kick.

81:32
 

Georgios Samaras has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

80:34
 

Foul by Daniel Grainger on Du-Ri Cha, free kick awarded. Sung-Yong Ki crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, clearance by Liam Craig.

79:14
 

Sam Parkin fouled by Daniel Majstorovic, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Kevin Rutkiewicz from own half.

78:27
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Sam Parkin. Fraser Forster restarts play with the free kick.

77:32
 

Collin Samuel produces a cross.

76:25
 

Daniel Grainger delivers the ball.

75:07
 

Michael Duberry delivers the ball.

73:18
Substitution
 

Kevin Rutkiewicz comes on in place of Jennison Myrie-Williams.

72:36
 

The ball is delivered by Emilio Izaguirre.

71:00
 

Marcus Haber gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mark Wilson. Direct free kick taken by Mark Wilson.

70:18
 

Emilio Izaguirre takes the outswinging corner, Sung-Yong Ki has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.

70:01
 

Du-Ri Cha sends in a cross, Liam Craig makes a clearance.

69:53
 

Georgios Samaras produces a cross.

67:49
 

Shot from just outside the box by Georgios Samaras misses to the left of the target.

66:50
 

The ball is delivered by Collin Samuel.

66:18
 

Alan Maybury fouled by Anthony Stokes, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Graeme Smith.

64:36
 

Corner taken by Sung-Yong Ki from the right by-line, Daniel Majstorovic produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.

64:26
 

Du-Ri Cha sends in a cross, blocked by David MacKay.

64:00
 

David MacKay gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Georgios Samaras. Sung-Yong Ki takes the direct free kick.

63:21
 

Niall McGinn takes a shot. Graeme Smith makes a comfortable save.

60:34
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Emilio Izaguirre, Collin Samuel makes a clearance.

58:48
 

Jennison Myrie-Williams challenges Mark Wilson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Mark Wilson.

58:10
 

The ball is sent over by Marcus Haber, blocked by Mark Wilson.

57:00
 

The ball is sent over by Daniel Grainger, Daniel Majstorovic makes a clearance.

55:40
Substitution
 

Sam Parkin comes on in place of Steven Milne. Collin Samuel replaces Peter MacDonald.

54:39
 

Foul by Thomas Rogne on Marcus Haber, free kick awarded. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Daniel Grainger, save made by Fraser Forster.

53:37
 

Marcus Haber concedes a free kick for a foul on Thomas Rogne. Thomas Rogne takes the free kick.

53:07
 

Niall McGinn delivers the ball.

50:08
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Marcus Haber. Fraser Forster takes the indirect free kick.

49:47
 

Shot by Jennison Myrie-Williams. Save made by Fraser Forster.

49:12
 

A cross is delivered by Emilio Izaguirre, clearance by Daniel Grainger.

48:58
 

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

48:43
 

Du-Ri Cha takes a shot. Graeme Smith makes a save.

47:18
 

Peter MacDonald receives a caution. Unfair challenge on Mark Wilson by Peter MacDonald results in a free kick. Sung-Yong Ki crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, David MacKay makes a clearance.

46:40
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Alan Maybury on Niall McGinn. Free kick taken by Daniel Majstorovic.

45:23 +0.23
 

Marcus Haber takes a shot. Save made by Fraser Forster.

42:56
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marcus Haber by Sung-Yong Ki. Daniel Grainger crosses the ball in from the free kick.

41:31
 

Effort on goal by Niall McGinn from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

40:03
Goal
 

Emilio Izaguirre grabs a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. St Johnstone 0-2 Celtic.

38:47
 

The offside flag is raised against Marcus Haber. Thomas Rogne takes the free kick.

37:14
 

Corner taken by Daniel Grainger from the left by-line, Daniel Majstorovic makes a clearance.

36:40
 

Unfair challenge on Michael Duberry by Georgios Samaras results in a free kick. David MacKay takes the direct free kick.

36:03
 

The ball is swung over by Alan Maybury, Peter MacDonald produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.

33:53
 

Marcus Haber takes a shot. Save by Fraser Forster.

32:29
 

The ball is crossed by Daniel Grainger, Georgios Samaras takes a shot. Save made by Graeme Smith.

32:21
 

The ball is crossed by Emilio Izaguirre, blocked by Alan Maybury.

31:17
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Liam Craig goes wide of the right-hand post.

29:54
 

Georgios Samaras produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the target.

29:46
 

The ball is delivered by Emilio Izaguirre.

29:17
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Sung-Yong Ki from the right by-line, Alan Maybury makes a clearance.

27:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Duberry by Anthony Stokes. Chris Millar restarts play with the free kick.

27:18
 

Du-Ri Cha concedes a free kick for a foul on Graeme Smith. Direct free kick taken by Graeme Smith.

26:47
 

Unfair challenge on Mark Wilson by Peter MacDonald results in a free kick. Mark Wilson takes the direct free kick.

25:06
 

Shot from just outside the box by Niall McGinn goes over the bar.

23:34
 

Jennison Myrie-Williams produces a cross.

21:49
 

Mark Wilson delivers the ball, Anthony Stokes produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

21:12
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mark Wilson by Chris Millar. Sung-Yong Ki takes the direct free kick.

20:53
 

Daniel Grainger produces a cross, Mark Wilson gets a block in.

19:48
 

The ball is crossed by Mark Wilson, Headed effort from inside the area by Anthony Stokes misses to the left of the goal.

18:35
 

Shot by Anthony Stokes. Comfortable save by Graeme Smith.

16:57
 

The offside flag is raised against Emilio Izaguirre. Indirect free kick taken by Graeme Smith.

15:19
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Daniel Grainger goes wide of the left-hand post.

14:49
 

Emilio Izaguirre challenges Jennison Myrie-Williams unfairly and gives away a free kick. Liam Craig crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, Daniel Majstorovic makes a clearance.

12:55
 

Marcus Haber concedes a free kick for a foul on Thomas Rogne. Direct free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

11:20
 

Thomas Rogne concedes a free kick for a foul on Marcus Haber. Michael Duberry takes the free kick.

11:07
 

Sung-Yong Ki produces a cross, clearance by David MacKay.

10:40
 

Peter MacDonald challenges Mark Wilson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Sung-Yong Ki.

7:16
 

Du-Ri Cha takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

6:58
 

Centre by Emilio Izaguirre.

6:32
 

Corner taken left-footed by Emilio Izaguirre from the left by-line, clearance made by Michael Duberry.

3:05
 

Daniel Grainger is cautioned by the ref for dissent.

2:24
 

The referee cautions Niall McGinn for dissent.

1:27
Goal
 

Niall McGinn scores a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. St Johnstone 0-1 Celtic.Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Georgios Samaras by Michael Duberry. The ball is sent over by Sung-Yong Ki, Anthony Stokes takes a shot. Save made by Graeme Smith.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.

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 Dundee 1 4 3
2 Celtic 1 2 3
3 Hearts 1 1 3
4 Aberdeen 1 1 3
5 Motherwell 1 1 3
6 Hamilton 1 0 1
7 Partick 1 0 1
8 St Johnstone 1 -1 0
9 Dundee Utd 1 -1 0
10 Inverness CT 1 -1 0

Full Scottish Premiership Table