Sport Team news: Ross County vs Celtic

13:26  15 april  2017
13:26  15 april  2017 Source:   readsport.co

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Huge news for Ross County fans is that Liam Boyce WILL play tonight afterall. Still awaiting the Ross County team lines but Staggies’ boss Jim McIntyre must smell an opportunity on seeing the huge changes to the Celtic line-up.

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Celtic will look to make it 40 games unbeaten in domestic football under Brendan Rodgers in Sunday’s game against Ross County.

The league champions will make the trip to Dingwall a week ahead of their Scottish Cup semi-final tie at Hampden as they look to secure a domestic treble.

Having secured the league title almost three weeks ago, Rodgers will likely use the game against Jim McIntyre’s side as a momentum builder.

McIntyre’s side are eighth in the table but could still get dragged into a relegation battle as they sit just three points clear of 11th and have picked up four points in their last two games.

Team news: Celtic v Kilmarnock (H)

  Team news: Celtic v Kilmarnock (H) Celtic will look to extend their unbeaten run to 39 domestic games under Brendan Rodgers when they face Kilmarnock on Saturday afternoon. Rodgers signed a new four-year deal earlier today, and has begun preparing his side for the Scottish Cup semi-final later this month. He will likely rotate his squad once again having made five changes in Wednesday’s 1-1 draw with Partick Thistle. Kilmarnock have won just one of their last five games, drawing three which included their most recent The Hoops have scored seven, conceding just once in their two meetings with Kilmarnock this season, including a 6-0 win the last time they met at Paradise. Celtic Scott Brown suffered an ankle injury last weekend against Hearts and was rested in midweek. Kieran Tierney was rested in midweek but will be fine to feature this weekend. Moussa Dembele returned to training on Thursday and is in the squad but Leigh Griffiths still isn’t ready to return after fracturing a bone in his back on international duty. Kilmarnock Kristoffer Ajer won’t play against his parent club and skipper Steven Smith remains out.

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The Hoops travelled to Victoria Park earlier in the season and won 4-0 and also beat the Staggies 2-0 at Paradise in December.

Celtic

Dedryck Boyata and Mikael Lustig didn’t train at the opening session at Celtic Park on Friday and are doubts for the game.

Leigh Griffiths is fit again after recovering from a fractured bone in his back that he sustained on international duty and should return to the matchday squad.

Ross County

Jim O Brien returns after his one-match ban but Martin Woods is suspended.

Jay McEveley, Tony Dingwall, Ian McShane and Paul Quinn are all out through injury while Chris Burke misses out through illness.

Team news: Celtic vs Rangers .
Brendan Rodgers will look to move one step closer to another trophy at Celtic and a domestic treble in the Scottish Cup semi-final on Sunday. Celtic will be looking to complete a domestic treble for the first time since 2001 and will need to beat Rangers in order to progress to next month’s final at Hampden Park. The two sides have met four times this season, with Celtic coming out on top in three games, scoring nine goals to the Ibrox sides three. Whoever wins will face Hibernian/Aberdeen in the final which will take place on Saturday May 27. Rangers came out on top in last year’s Scottish Cup semi-final after penalties, and new manager Pedro Caixinha has won his last two games in charge. Celtic Dedryck Boyata and Mikael Lustig are both available after missing last weekend’s game with minor injuries. Scott Brown is free to face Rangers after Celtic appealed his red card in last weekend’s 2-2 draw against Ross County. Rangers Lee Wallace is out with a hamstring injury but Clint Hill could return from a calf injury. Michael O’Halloran back training with first team having played in their 4-0 loss to Celtic’s under-20’s last week. Jordan Rossiter and Niko Kranjcar remain sidelined with long-term injuries.

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