Week 24 brings us a match on Jan 16th where Celtic hosts Livingston at Celtic Park in a Premiership match. In their last match, Celtic recorded a 0-1 loss against Rangers. Callum McGregor scored the first goal for Rangers on an own goal in the 70th minute, and with that single goal the scoring was complete. Neither team could manage anything else In the end, Celtic couldn’t muster any offence and Rangers ran away with the shutout win. Celtic should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 18 points in their last 10 matches, while livingston is fresh off their 3-0 shutout win against Hibernian. Joshua Mullin struck first for Livingston in the 9th minute on a feed from Scott Robinson, then Jon Guthrie added another in the 16th minute In the end, Hibernian was frustrated by Livingston’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Livingston ended the match with the shutout victory. Livingston is looking for direction having earned 16 points in their last 10 matches.
Celtic and Livingston last played eachother at the Celtic Park on Saturday Sep 19th. Celtic was victorious by a score of 3 to 2. Jason Holt scored the first goal for Livingston in the 16th minute on a penalty kick, then Callum McGregor got the equalizer for Celtic in the 20th minute on a feed from Albian Ajeti Finally they completed the comback in the 23rd minute on a goal by Ryan Christie to cap off a wild match.
Livingston is lucky enough to have a few offensive weapons, with Scott Robinson and Jon Guthrie each having 3 goals in their last five. David Turnbull has been the most prolific scorer on Celtic in the last 5 matches with 3 goals.