Celtic take on Motherwell for the third match in a row when the two teams meet this Saturday afternoon (3:00 pm).
Brendan Rodgers’ side overcame The Steelmen in the recent Scottish League Cup final and then picked up a point away to their weekend opposition during a midweek clash as Fir Park.
Currently sat on top of the Scottish Premiership and four points clear of second-placed Aberdeen with a game in hand, Celtic will hope to extend their lead with a win over Motherwell, who have given them a couple of stern tests of late.
CELTIC TEAM NEWS:
- Anthony Ralston (knee) remains out
- Moussa Dembélé (ankle) will miss out
- Nir Bitton could return
CELTIC RECENT FORM:
- Motherwell 1-1 Celtic
- Celtic 2-0 Motherwell (Scottish League Cup)
- Paris Saint-Germain 7-1 Celtic (Champions League)
- Ross County 0-1 Celtic
- St. Johnstone 0-4 Celtic
- Celtic 1-2 Bayern Munich (Champions League)
CELTIC KEY STATS:
- James Forrest has scored eight goals in all competitions this season, meaning he is already only one away from matching his previous best for a single campaign
- Celtic have conceded just seven goals in 14 Scottish Premiership games, meaning they let in one goal per two games on average
- With 12 goals in 26 games, Scott Sinclair is Celtic’s top scorer this season
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