Video: The Last Time Hearts Were In Town

Ahead of tonight’s match, we look back to Heart of Midlothian’s last visit to Celtic Park. On a sunny day in August, to contrast the wind and cold that Storm Ciara has subjected us to, Craig Levein’s Hearts arrived in Glasgow’s East End as Neil Lennon allowed Odsonne Edouard some rest.

Fraser Forster returned in goals for Celtic following his decision to sign on loan from Southampton whilst Vakoun Bayo started upfront for the Scottish Champions. The pair would be involved in some of the more controversial happenings on the afternoon.

Bayo appeared to open the scoring on the 29th minute but after the game Craig Levein claimed it was his captain, Christophe Berra that got the touch to beat the keeper. There was no doubt who scored Celtic’s second, the incredible Callum McGregor took the ball from Ryan Christie before driving the ball into the far corner from outside the box. Bayo made it 3-0 but like before, Levein claimed it was Craig Halkett that got the touch to beat Pereira.

Fraser Forster at the other end was booked following an adventure out of his box and found himself in Willie Collum’s book after a mistimed challenge. The Englishman saved a penalty albeit Washington followed up and scored what was a controversial decision to give the penalty as Uche Ikpeazu appeared to foul Jullien in the build up to Brown bringing Clare down.

TRENDING ARTICLE ON THE CELTIC STAR…

You’re Not Welcome – Sky Sports Barred from Celtic Media Conference

‘Our jaws hit the floor,’ SmarterScout’s stunning Edouard/Aguero stats that’s got Man City interested in Celtic Star

As a 12-year-old boy is charged, ITN’s Peter A Smith fails to respond to ‘Racist Video’ Queries.

Help raise money for Celtic Youth Development by joining the £1 weekly lottery and you could win up to £25,000 – just click on any one of the photographs below to join. Lots of our readers have already done so and they’re now doing their bit to help fund Celtic Youth Development that can deliver the stars of tomorrow and beyond. And you might even win a few bob too!

About Author

Born just as Celtic were stopping the Ten, Lubo98 follows Celtic home and away and helps run his local Celtic Supporters Club. He plans to be at every game until we get to the Ten ourselves. He's in his Honours Year studying Law and plans to specialise in Sports Law when he graduates. Has a particular fondness for Tom Rogic among the current Celts and both Lubo and Henrik form his earliest Celtic memories.

Leave A Reply