St Johnstone and Celtic met on 2016-08-20T11:15:00+00:00 in the Scottish Premier League round 3. This game atracted 6734 spectators at the stadium.
The Home Team, St Johnstone started this game with the standard formation of 4-4-2.
The coach of St Johnstone, Mr Tommy Wright; prepared the following players for the meeting with Celtic:
Defense: Joe Shaughnessy; Brad McKay; Brian Easton; Richard Foster;
Midfield: Blair Alston; David Wotherspoon; Paul Paton; Murray Davidson;
Attack: Daniel Swanson; Steven MacLean;
The away side managed by Brendan Rodgers; lined up the following team, structured as a (4-4-2):
Defense: Kolo Toure; Eoghan O’Connell; Kieran Tierney; Saidy Janko;
Midfield: James Forrest; Tom Rogic; Scott Brown; Nir Bitton;
Attack: Scott Sinclair; Leigh Griffiths;
St Johnstone had 1 corners while Celtic had 6.
St Johnstone fired 7 total shots from which 5 managed to hit the target. On the other side Celtic had 19 shots and 5 on target.
After 45 minutes the score was 0 – 3.
The fouls statistics showed that St Johnstone had 12 fouls while the guests had 10.
St Johnstone goal details: 89′: Steven MacLean;83′: penalty Daniel Swanson;
Celtic goal details: 90′: Ryan Christie;44′: James Forrest;40′: Scott Sinclair;28′: Leigh Griffiths;
St Johnstone: 86′: Steven MacLean;58′: Murray Davidson;45′: Paul Paton;
Celtic: 59′: Nir Bitton;44′: James Forrest;43′: Saidy Janko;38′: Leigh Griffiths;
After the final wistle the game ended with the following score: St Johnstone (2 – 4) Celtic