LEIGH GRIFFITHS, last season’s 40-goal hitman, may have to be patient as he bides his time to get back into Celtic’s starting line-up.
The Scotland international striker has made only two substitute appearances against Kilmarnock and Manchester City since sustaining a hamstring injury in the 4-1 win over Aberdeen just over a month ago.
“I have a squad of 26 who are all fully fit and fighting, working and I wish I could give them all a game. It is the hardest part of football.
“Guys are throwing everything into their life for you and focusing on many things in terms of diet and nutrition. I see guys changing their lifestyle and giving everything to be the best they can be, but then I can’t give them a game.
“There is a way of working that I work and I have to make the team work and, unfortunately, some players will miss out at different times.