STEPHEN WELSH scored Celtic’s first Premiership goal of the season when he headed in a Matt O’Riley right-wing corner-kick after only three minutes.
It was the perfect start for the champions as they kicked off their crusade for a second successive title that sees them sitting nine points ahead of their nearest challengers ahead of today’s visit from the Dons.
The clock is now ticking with only 13 games to play and the main prize in plain sight.
How much can you remember about past connections with the north east club? Have a go on CQN’s fun five-minute quiz.
1: Who sealed the points in July with the second goal in the 2-0 win?
2: Who scored his first-ever goal for Celtic in the 3-2 win at Pittodrie on February 9 last year? Clue: Filipe Jota netted a double that night.
3: Two players claimed hat-tricks when Celtic beat the Dons 9-0 at Parkhead on November 6 2010. Can you name them?
4: Scott Brown made his return to the club as captain of the Dons on November 28 2021. The Hoops won 2-1. Who scored the points-clincher?
5: Aberdeen last won in the east end of Glasgow in the final game of the 2017/18 season as Celtic celebrated a seventh successive title. Can you name scorer of the game’s only goal?
The answers will be provided when the starting line-up is confirmed in CQN later today.
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