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!

* DON’T miss the unbeatable match report from Celtic v St Mirren this evening – only in your champion CQN.

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