Celtic blew Ligue 1 outfit Rennes away at Parkhead on Thursday evening to e book their place within the knockout phases of the Europa League.
Neil Lennon’s males ran out Three-1 winners, with targets from Lewis Morgan, Ryan Christie and Michael Johnston getting the job carried out.
The Hoops have topped Group E with one recreation to spare with 13 factors after profitable 4 video games and drawing as soon as, and can now look to focus on transferring additional than the spherical of 32 within the competitors.
Celtic legend Chris Sutton was filled with praises for the Scottish Premiership giants, reacting thus on Twitter after the sport:
Job carried out, group carried out… don’t get tired of this… Celtic relentless at current… nice to see Mikey Johnston again with a terrific objective👏👏👏☘️
— Chris Sutton (@chris_sutton73) November 28, 2019
Celtic journey to Romania to face CFR Cluj in a fortnight for his or her final recreation of the group stage – a lifeless rubber.
Celtic have prevented defeat in every of their first 5 group stage video games in Europe for the primary time, and have gained 4 consecutive video games in main European competitions (excluding qualifiers) for the primary time since November 2002.