Celtic 2. Blackburn Rovers 2 RECAP: Parkhead was treated to a an amicable thriller
It’s been a very different season with Celtic however they’ve been maintaining the momentum that they have built up for the start of the new season in pre-season.
The Premiership champions are now experts in early starts, despite numerous rounds of qualifying in order to get to the group stage in either in the Champions League or Europa League.
But, the massive increase in the coefficient means Ang Postecoglou’s team has been able to concentrate on preparations ahead of the start of the new campaign.
Postecoglou and Co haven’t been invited to a game in the park during their preseason tour through Austria as well as the Czech Republic – they’ve been examined Rapid Vienna and Banik Ostrava.
However, this time it was homecoming in the sense that Blackburn Rovers visited Parkhead with Jon Dahl Tomasson eyeing a positive start to his time as a player for Ewood Park. Ewood Park side.
Celtic are just two weeks away from their first competitive game and their games with Rovers, Legia Warsaw and Norwich give the chance to improve their skills.
The game started off with a terrible start , losing within the first 30 seconds . Jota along with David Turnbull turned things around until a last minute Ben Diaz goal ensured the victory was even during a wild game in Glasgow.
Starting XI: Hart, Juranovic, Carter-Vickers, Welsh, Taylor, McGregor, O’Riley, Turnbull, Abada, Jota, Kyogo
Subs: Bain, Siegrist, Oluwayemi, Ralston, Jullien, Bernabei, Urhoghide, Lawal, McCarthy, Ideguchi, Johnston, Maeda, Forrest, Vata, Kenny
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