St Johnstone 0 - 1 Celtic

Match info: Scottish Premier at McDiarmid Park

Date: 26/12/2013 KO: 15:00 Ref: Att: 7,034

Home team/scorers Scores Away team/scorers

St J'stone

0
vs
1

Celtic

Virgil van Dijk 5

FT (ht: 0-1)

  • Last Updated: December 24 2013, 12:10 GMT

Paddy Cregg has been freed to line up for St Johnstone against Scottish Premiership opponents Celtic after the Perth side appealed his red card against Hibernian last week.

Paddy Cregg: Available for St Johnstone
Paddy Cregg: Available for St Johnstone

However, injuries sustained at Easter Road have ruled out Murray Davidson (abdomen) and Chris Millar (groin) from the Hoops' Boxing Day visit to McDiarmid Park.

Steven MacLean remains on the sidelines with a knee injury and fellow striker Rory Fallon is suspended.

Adam Matthews has recovered from a fever to join the Celtic squad.

Midfielder Tom Rogic will train on Tuesday after recovering from a calf complaint and will come into contention.

Charlie Mulgrew (groin), Dirk Boerrigter (hamstring), Mikael Lustig (hip), Beram Kayal (foot) and Steven Mouyokolo (Achilles) remain out.

Teams:

Celtic (from): Forster, Matthews, Ambrose, Fisher, Van Dijk, Brown, Ledley, Izaguirre, Forrest, Rogic, Commons, Stokes, Pukki, Balde, Biton, Samaras, Atajic, Zaluska.

St Johnstone (from): Mannus, Miller, Wright, Jahic, Mackay, Scobbie, B Easton, McDonald, Wotherspoon, Cregg, May, Hasselbaink, Croft, Edwards, Brown, Kane, Banks, D Easton.

Celtic (from): Will appear here...


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