DAVID TURNBULL returns to the Celtic starting line-up for tonight’s Scottish Cup fifth round encounter against St Mirren at Parkhead.
The Scotland international midfielder came on as a substitute against St Johnstone in Perth last weekend and fired in the final goal in the 4-1 victory.
Turnbull takes over from Reo Hatate who is among the stand-by squad.
TEAM: Hart; Johnston, Carter-Vickers, Starfelt, Taylor; Turnbull, McGregor, Mooy; Jota, Kyogo, Maeda. Subs: Bain, Haksabanovic, Abada, Kobayashi, Oh, Iwata, O’Riley, Hatate, Forrest.
Earlier today, we asked how much you remember about past connections with the Paisley Saints in CQN‘s fun five-minute quiz.
Now we repeat the questions and provide the answers.
JOY BHOY…Paul Lambert celebrates a spectacular strike in the 2-0 derby win on January 2 1998. (See Question 1.)
1: Which former St Mirren player was a key man for Martin O’Neill’s Celtic and captained the team in the UEFA Cup Final against Porto in Seville in 2003?
2: Celtic won 6-0 at Parkhead on August 21 2021 in Ange Postecoglou’s first match against the Paisley side. Who scored a hat-trick that afternoon?
3: In the same game, which player scored his final goal for Celtic?
4: The teams met in Glasgow again on March 2 last year. Celtic won 2-0 with Callum McGregor claiming the clincher. Can you remember who hit the opener?
5: Celtic beat Stephen Robinson’s side 4-0 at Parkhead last month. Kyogo Furuhashi claimed a double and David Turnbull added a fourth. Who struck the breakthrough goal?
1: Paul Lambert.
2: David Turnbull.
3: Odsonne Edouard.
4: Cameron Carter-Vickers.
5: Liel Abada.
Well done if you scored five out of five. Go to the top of the class!
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