Celtic reach Europa League despite Simunovic gifting Anderlecht win
Brendan Rodgers was eager to intensify positives after Celtic’s newest European disappointment. Maybe he was fairly proper to; from a Champions League part that additionally included Bayern Munich and Paris St-Germain, Europa League soccer after Christmas was at all times the fairest goal.
Celtic confirmed third place in unimpressive trend, although, and with solely three factors. Victory within the head-to-head state of affairs with Anderlecht was essential to increase Celtic’s European keep, after the Belgians secured success in Glasgow which ought to actually have been by multiple objective. Celtic had been second finest in each division with their supervisor, curiously, citing the “context of the sport” as problematic. It was Celtic who entered this tie with the obtrusive benefit, in any case, having swaggered to a 3-0 success in Belgium.