ANGE POSTECOGLOU has given the nod of approval to the starting line-up who helped Celtic to their League Cup Final success at Hampden a week ago.
The boss has said ‘same again’ for the High Noon showdown with St Mirren in Paisley today.
TEAM: Hart; Johnston, Carter-Vickers, Starfelt, Taylor; Mooy, McGregor, Hatate; Jota, Kyogo, Maeda. Subs: Bain, Haksabanovic, Abada, Turnbull, Kobayashi, Oh, Iwata, O’Riley, Ralston.
Earlier today, we asked how much you could remember about past connections with St Mirren in CQN‘s fun five-minute quiz. Now we repeat those questions and provide the answers.
PENALTY BOX MENACE…Celtic striker Giorgos Giakoumakis puts pressure on St Mirren keeper Trevor Carson. (See Question 1.)
1: Two players who featured in the 2-0 loss in Paisley in September are no longer at Celtic. Can you name them?
2: Kyogo Furuhashi fired in a double when the champions beat the Paisley side 4-0 in the league at Parkhead in January. Can you remember the other two goalscorers?
3: The Hoops romped to a 5-1 success over Stephen Robinson’s side in the Scottish Cup in the east end of Glasgow last month. Which Celt hit a double?
4: Who was the player who scored his first-ever goal for the Hoops in the Cup-tie?
5: The Saints have tucked the ball behind Joe Hart three times this season. One player has scored two of them. Can you name him?
1: Moritz Jenz and Giorgos Giakoumakis.
2: Liel Abada and David Turnbull.
3: Reo Hatate.
4: Oh Hyeon-gyu.
5: Mark O’Hara.
Well done if you got five out of five – go to the top of the class!
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