Impressive Celtic sweep aside CFR Cluj to make headway in Europa League

03 October 2019 08:59
Celtic exacted the perfect revenge on Cluj, architects of their Champions League downfall, with a victory every bit as comprehensive as the scoreline suggests.Neil Lennon, the Celtic manager, retains legitimate aspirations of progression from Group E; the Europa League has given the Scottish champions scope to develop. Dan Petrescu, Lennon’s opposite number, missed pre-match media duties after falling ill at a Glasgow hotel. The former Chelsea defender recovered sufficiently to bark instructions from the bench, even if nothing Petrescu witnessed would have raised his spirits. Celtic were superior in every department. Related: Young Boys’ Christian Fassnacht jolts Rangers’ hopes with late winner Related: Gabriel Martinelli’s double sends Arsenal surging past Standard Liège Continue readingreadfullarticle

Source: TheGuardian