Scottish Premiership: Celtic vs Hamilton Match Preview

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Defending champions Celtic are ready take on Hamilton at the Super Seal stadium on Friday night.

Match Details

2017/18 Scottish Premiership
Date: Fri 8th September 2017
Kickoff:19:45 UK,12:15 am IST
Venue: SuperSeal stadium
Livestream: The game will be shown live on BT Sport 1.
BT Sport customers can watch stream the game live on the BT Sport app.

Hamilton are just three points behind Celtic.They won two out of their four opening games.There last match was 2-2 draw with Kilmarnock at Rugby Park.

On the other hand Celtic is unbeaten in their 53 matches domestic run. Celtic will be quietly confident of defeating the Hamilton side but they will be taking nothing for granted after their struggles last time out as Callum McGregor rescued a point 10 minutes before the final whistle against St Johnstone last weekend.

Now,the question arises is that whether Celtic will be able to continue their long unbeaten run, or can the Accies defeat them?

Predicted line ups:

Celtic: Sinclair,Roberts,Rogic,Forrest,Brown,Ntcham,Tierney,Bitton,Lustig,Ralston,Gordon

Hamilton: G Woods,Skondras,Mcmann,Sarris,imrie,Crawford,Mckinon,Redmond,Boyd,Bingham

Team news:

Celtic: Striker Leigh Griffiths in doubt, Jozo Simunovic might miss the game too after being ruled out of Bosnia’s World Cup qualifier against Gibraltar through illness.

Hamilton: Centre back trio Shaun Want, Jesus Garcia Tena, and Georgios Sarris, midfielders Darren Lyon and Greg Docherty, winger Louis Longridge, and striker Alexandre D’Acol are all doubts for this clash.

Head to Head Stats:

Celtic have won six and drawn one of their last seven meetings with Hamilton.

                            Celtic vs Hamilton
Win:                           15                 1
Loss:                            1               15
Draw:                           2                 2
Goals per match:       2.4              0.4