ROCK-SOLID Cameron Carter-Vickers returns to the Celtic defence this afternoon for the visit of Motherwell.
The central defender is the only change from the team that beat Kilmarnock 4-1 at Rugby Park last weekend. Yuki Kobayashi drops to the substitutes’ bench.
Kyogo Furuhashi, looking for one goal to make him a Half-Century Celt, again leads the attack.
TEAM: Hart; Johnston, Carter-Vickers, Starfelt, Taylor; Iwata, McGregor, O’Riley; Haksabanovic, Kyogo, Maeda. Subs: Bain, Mooy, Turnbull, Kobayashi, Oh, Bernabei, Summers, Ralston, Vata.
Earlier today, we asked how much you could remember about links with the Fir Park club in CQN‘s fun five-minute quiz.
Now we repeat the questions and provide the answers.
DIDN’T HE DO WELL…Daizen Maeda holds off Stephen O’Donnell to fire in Celtic’s winner at Fir Park in November. (See Question2.)
1: Former Celtic skipper Tom Boyd kicked off his career at Motherwell. True or false?
2: Kyogo Furuhashi got the opening goal when Celtic won 2-1 at Fir Park in November. Can you remember who got the winner?
3: Which Celtic player was sent off in the 2-1 victory at Parkhead in October?
4: Who were the Celtic marksmen that afternoon?
5: Celtic beat Motherwell 4-0 in their away League Cup-tie in October. Can you name the goalscorers? Clue: One player netted a double.
1: True. Tom Boyd kicked off his career with Motherwell in 1983 and spent eight years at Fir Park before moving to Chelsea. He joined Celtic in 1992.
2: Daizen Maeda.
3: Callum McGregor.
4: Kyogo Furuhashi and Reo Hatate.
5: Liel Abada (2), Reo Hatate and Kyogo Furuhashi.
Well done if you got five out of give – go to the top of the class!
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