_ap_ufes{"success":true,"siteUrl":"the4thofficial.net","urls":{"Home":"http://the4thofficial.net","Category":"http://the4thofficial.net/category/leagues/scottish-league/aberdeen/","Archive":"http://the4thofficial.net/2017/04/","Post":"http://the4thofficial.net/2017/04/manchester-united-plotting-shocking-swoop-tottenham-hotspur-midfielder-can-jose-pull-off/","Page":"http://the4thofficial.net/how-to-submit-an-article/","Attachment":"http://the4thofficial.net/?attachment_id=43176","Nav_menu_item":"http://the4thofficial.net/2017/02/johnnbet/","Wpcf7_contact_form":"http://the4thofficial.net/?post_type=wpcf7_contact_form&p=2192"}}_ap_ufee
GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 23: James Forrest of Celtic looks on prior to the Betfred Cup Semi Final match between Rangers and Celtic at Hampden Park on October 23, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland.  (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

The Best And The Worst Celtic Players Rated From Their Win Vs Aberdeen In The League Cup Final

Prev1 of 2
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse

Celtic secured their 100th major trophy in their history with a comfortable win over Aberdeen in the League Cup final. The Hoops shrugged off Aberdeen 3-0 in the final of the Scottish League Cup pretty convincingly. Tom Rogic opened the scoring for Celtic after cutting in from the right flank in the 15th minute with a nice curler. Jozo Simunovic played an excellent pass to pick out a pass for the Aussie playmaker and Rogic once again took his name on the scoresheet.

In the 37th minute, James Forrest doubled the lead for the Hoops with an almost identical goal. He picked up the ball at the centre of the pitch and drove at the Aberdeen defence before firing an unstoppable shot past the Aberdeen keeper. Rogic and Forrest combined beautifully for the third goal and it was Forrest who won the penalty that resulted in the third of the afternoon.

Moussa Dembele had a silent game but did not make any mistake from the spot and scored his 17th of the season in all competitions. Brendan Rodgers gets his first piece of glory in Scottish football and it seems like there are plenty more to follow. Here are the Celtic player ratings from the game-

Craig Gordon: 6.5/10

Was not tested much but did well when he was called upon. Made a good save from Considine’s well-hit corner.

Mikael Lustig: 6/10

Was not much adventurous as we mostly see from the Swede. Defensively he was solid.

Erik Sviatchenko: 7/10

Good block from Maddison’s shot from distance. Was assured throughout the game.

Jozo Simunovic: 7.5/10

An excellent game from the young Croat. Was brilliant with his defensive positioning. Nice awareness to set up Rogic for the opener.

Emilio Izaguirre: 5.5/10

Not the best game from the Honduran. Was beaten too easily on one occasion. Also conceded a cheap foul. Made a brilliant cross for Dembele.

Prev1 of 2
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse

Facebook Comments

comments

Share This Article

The BEST And The Worst West Ham United Players Rated From Their Draw Vs Manchester United

Next Story »

The BEST & The WORST Manchester United Players Rated From Their Draw Vs West Ham United

T40 SCOUTING

  • MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - MARCH 19:  Thiago of Bayern Muenchen is seen during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and Bayern Muenchen at Borussia-Park on March 19, 2017 in Moenchengladbach, Germany.  (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)

    The Perfect Homecoming? Why This Bayern Munich Star Can Be Barcelona’s Saviour

    4 weeks ago

    Barcelona are looking for some midfield reinforcements in the market, especially after the retirement of Xavi Hernandez in 2015 and with Iniesta, playing his final years at ...

    Read More
  • STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 04:  Joe Allen of Stoke City battles with Ben Gibson of Middlesbrough during the Premier League match between Stoke City and Middlesbrough at Bet365 Stadium on March 4, 2017 in Stoke on Trent, England.  (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

    Why Pep Has To Do Everything To Beat The Likes Of Tottenham Hotspur For The Signing Of This Defender

    1 month ago

    Along with Michael Keane, another Englishman is set for a big move amidst interest from several top Premier League outfits. Middlesbrough centre-back Ben Gibson has emerged as ...

    Read More
  • HAMBURG, GERMANY - MARCH 12:  Shou Bobby Wood (L) of Hamburg celebrates scoring the 2ndt team goal with his team mate Michael Gregoritsch during the Bundesliga match between Hamburger SV and Borussia Moenchengladbach at Volksparkstadion on March 12, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany.  (Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images)

    Liverpool Or Everton? A Bundesliga Fan On Where This Bundesliga Striker Will Fit In Better

    1 month ago

    The two Merseyside clubs in Everton and Liverpool are both seeking for some offensive reinforcements in the market. For Everton, it is a case of finding a ...

    Read More
  • Bayern Munich's Spanish headcoach Pep Guardiola (L) talks to Bayern Munich's new French defender Kingsley Coman (R) during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich v FC Augsburg, in Munich, on September 12, 2015.  AFP PHOTO /CHRISTOF STACHE

RESTRICTIONS: DURING MATCH TIME: DFL RULES TO LIMIT THE ONLINE USAGE TO 15 PICTURES PER MATCH AND FORBID IMAGE SEQUENCES TO SIMULATE VIDEO. 
== RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE ==
FOR FURTHER QUERIES PLEASE CONTACT DFL DIRECTLY AT + 49 69 650050.        (Photo credit should read CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP/Getty Images)

    A Lowdown On Manchester City’s £40m French Target: Is He Worth The Outlay?

    1 month ago

    Manchester City are reportedly interested in securing the signature of Kingsley Coman who is currently at Bayern Munich on loan from Juventus. It was Pep who had ...

    Read More
  • MAINZ, GERMANY - MARCH 19:  Sead Kolasinac of Schalke 04 celebrates after scoring a goal during the Bundesliga match between 1. FSV Mainz 05 and FC Schalke 04 at Opel Arena on March 19, 2017 in Mainz, Germany.  (Photo by Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images)

    A Bundesliga Fan’s View On Why This Highly Rated Defender Would Be Perfect For Liverpool

    1 month ago

    As the rumours suggest, Liverpool have made a contract offer for Sead Kolasinac of Schalke 04. Liverpool are in need of a left back and they will ...

    Read More