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  • Date:01 Jan 2014
  • Kick-off:15:00
  • Venue:Celtic Park
  • Attendance:52,670
  • Ledley (38)
Goal!

Live Commentary

The game is over, as the referee blows the whistle.

90:17 +0.17

Fraser Forster restarts play with the free kick.

90:07 +0.07

Kris Commons leaves the field to be replaced by Nir Biton.

89:45

Foul by Gabriel Piccolo on Joe Ledley, free kick awarded.

85:48

The ball is swung over by Steven Lawless.

83:58

Corner from the right by-line taken by Stuart Bannigan.

82:20

Corner taken by Kris Commons.

81:30

Georgios Samaras fouled by Gabriel Piccolo, the ref awards a free kick.

80:58

David Wilson is brought on as a substitute for Aaron Muirhead.

79:27

Fraser Forster takes the free kick.

79:13

Kris Doolan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Virgil van Dijk.

77:03

The ball is sent over by Aaron Sinclair.

71:04

Steven Lawless replaces Kallum Higginbotham.

70:43

Shot by Christie Elliot went over the bar.

68:57

Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

68:50

Kallum Higginbotham challenges Scott Brown unfairly and gives away a free kick.

68:28

Stuart Bannigan takes the free kick.

68:20

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen O'Donnell by Georgios Samaras.

66:41

Anthony Stokes joins the action as a substitute, replacing Teemu Pukki.

66:35

Georgios Samaras comes on in place of Charlie Mulgrew.

64:11

Kris Doolan joins the action as a substitute, replacing Lyle Taylor.

63:50

Shot by Charlie Mulgrew went over the net.

61:38

Corner taken by Kallum Higginbotham.

61:21

Stuart Bannigan restarts play with the free kick.

60:55

Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Brown on Kallum Higginbotham.

59:28

Corner taken by Kris Commons from the right by-line.

59:10

Teemu Pukki has an effort at goal.

57:11

Charlie Mulgrew is ruled offside.

55:15

Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Charlie Mulgrew and goes over.

54:34

Charlie Mulgrew fouled by Stephen O'Donnell, the ref awards a free kick.

49:22

Kris Commons takes a shot and cleared the bar.

47:48

Corner from the left by-line taken by Kris Commons.

The referee gets the second half underway.

The players leave the pitch at half time.

45:04 +0.04

Shot by Joe Ledley went harmlessly over the bar.

42:29

Free kick taken by Scott Fox.

42:23

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gabriel Piccolo by Teemu Pukki.

41:24

Corner taken by Kris Commons from the left by-line.

40:28

James Forrest takes a shot and cleared the net.

38:35

Joe Ledley scores with their right foot. Celtic 1-0 Partick.Efe Ambrose provided the assist for the goal.

37:16

The offside flag is raised against Lyle Taylor.

36:43

Corner from the right by-line taken by Kallum Higginbotham.

36:11

Corner taken by Kallum Higginbotham from the right by-line.

35:44

Corner taken by Kallum Higginbotham from the left by-line.

32:57

Joe Ledley takes the free kick.

32:40

Foul by Stuart Bannigan on Joe Ledley, free kick awarded.

27:33

James Craigen takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand post.

26:36

Free kick taken by Conrad Balatoni.

26:24

James Craigen fouled by Charlie Mulgrew, the ref awards a free kick.

25:26

Aaron Sinclair takes the free kick.

25:19

Unfair challenge on Lyle Taylor by Efe Ambrose results in a free kick.

24:25

Christie Elliot gets a header at goal. Fraser Forster parries the ball away.

21:16

Corner taken by Kallum Higginbotham from the left by-line.

20:04

The ball is swung over by Emilio Izaguirre.

18:18

Emilio Izaguirre takes the free kick.

17:46

Stephen O'Donnell concedes a free kick for a foul on James Forrest.

15:53

Free kick taken by Fraser Forster.

14:14

Free kick taken by Adam Matthews.

14:06

Charlie Mulgrew fouled by Lyle Taylor, the ref awards a free kick.

13:12

Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Kris Commons. Scott Fox parries the ball away.

12:39

Aaron Muirhead concedes a free kick for a foul on James Forrest.

10:27

Kris Commons takes a shot.

8:43

Header at goal by Lyle Taylor misses to the right.

5:42

Efe Ambrose restarts play with the free kick.

3:39

The referee blows for offside against Adam Matthews.

1:42

Shot by Lyle Taylor went harmlessly over the bar.

0:46

Teemu Pukki takes a shot. Scott Fox fumbles the ball.

The referee gets the match started.

Match Preview

Mulgrew nears Hoops return Neil Lennon is hoping to have Charlie Mulgrew back for Celtic's Scottish Premiership clash with Partick Thistle at Parkhead on New Year's Day. The Scotland international has missed the last four games with a groin injury but the Hoops boss is confident he will be fit for the visit of the Jags. Dirk Boerrigter (hamstring) has started training again after recovering from a hamstring complaint but it is too soon for the Dutchman while Mikael Lustig (hip), Beram Kayal (foot) and Steven Mouyokolo (Achilles) remain out. Defender Adam Matthews, back in the side after a broken collarbone, is looking to help the Hoops extend their unbeaten run in the league to 19 games, a run which he believes is growing in importance with each match. "Yes, it is a big thing," he said. "We want to keep it going for as long as possible. We know it is going to be tough because we know everyone is going to try to break the record but we just have to play the way we are playing and take our chances when they come and hopefully keep it going. "Every derby is tough and Partick play good football so we know we have got to be on top of our game to keep our run going. "But it will be good to be back at Celtic Park, the fans will be brilliant like they always are. It will be nice to play on a nice pitch and get our passing going which we couldn't do against Inverness. "I don't feel fully fit but I am getting there, my match-sharpness is getting better so hopefully I can get a run in the team, keep my fitness going and get back to where I was before my injury." Partick boss Alan Archibald has doubts over Jordan McMillan and Christie Elliott. Both players are struggling with a virus but new loan signing Lyle Taylor is likely to be added to the squad. Isaac Osbourne (ankle) and Sean Welsh (groin) remain on the sidelines, while Gary Fraser is still suspended. Aaron Muirhead believes a positive result against Celtic would be the ideal way to boost Thistle's ailing season. "If you pick up anything there, it would give you a lift. We can hopefully put on a good performance," said the defender..

Match Report

Form Guide

    WWWWWW
  • Celtic
  • VS
  • Partick
  • LLDLDL

Last Meetings

  • Partick
  • 1 - 2
  • Celtic
  • 27/10/2013
  • Partick
  • 1 - 4
  • Celtic
  • 22/02/2004
  • Celtic
  • 3 - 1
  • Partick
  • 29/11/2003
  • Partick
  • 1 - 2
  • Celtic
  • 23/08/2003
  • Partick
  • 0 - 2
  • Celtic
  • 02/02/2003
  • Celtic
  • 4 - 0
  • Partick
  • 17/11/2002

Top Scorers

Celtic

  • K Commons 8
  • A Stokes 6
  • G Samaras 4
  • C Mulgrew 3
  • T Pukki 3
  • J Forrest 3
  • V van Dijk 3
  • J Ledley 2
  • A Balde 2
  • D Boerrigter 1
  • E Ambrose 1
  • A Matthews 1
  • B Atajic 1

Partick

  • K Doolan 7
  • S Lawless 3
  • R Forbes 1
  • K Higginbotham 1

Goals

Celtic

    • Total goals 52
    • Goals per game 40
  • 2 (For) 1 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 3 (For) 2 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 6 (For) Period 21-30 mins
  • 2 (For) 3 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 5 (For) 2 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 2 (For) 1 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 3 (For) 2 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 5 (For) Period 71-80 mins
  • 12 (For) 1 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

Partick

    • Total goals 27
    • Goals per game 15
  • 2 (For) 1 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 3 (For) 4 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • (For) 3 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • (For) 3 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 2 (For) 5 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 3 (For) 1 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 1 (For) 5 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • (For) 5 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 4 (For) 5 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

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