Jan 2nd features a match where Rangers will host Celtic at Ibrox Stadium in a clash of the Premiership in the ever popular Glasgow derby. In their last match, Rangers recorded a 1-0 shutout win against Hibernian. Ianis Hagi scored the first goal for Rangers in the 33rd minute, and with that single goal the scoring was complete. Neither team could manage anything else In the end, Hibernian couldn’t muster any offence and Rangers ran away with the shutout win. Rangers is on a hot streak lately, having won 10 of their last 10, while celtic is fresh off their 3-0 shutout win against Hamilton Academical. Odsonne Édouard struck first for Celtic in the 50th minute from the penalty spot, then Leigh Griffiths added another in the 54th minute At the end of 90 a dissapointed Hamilton Academical couldn’t manage to score, and Celtic took the shutout win. Celtic should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 21 points in their last 10 matches.
Rangers and Celtic last played eachother at the Celtic Park on Oct 17th. Rangers was victorious by a score of 2 to 0. Connor Goldson struck first for Rangers in the 9th minute on a feed from James Tavernier, then Connor Goldson added another in the 54th minute In the end, Celtic was frustrated by Rangers’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Rangers ended the match with the shutout victory.
Celtic’s most prolific scorer has been David Turnbull. The Scotish attacker has netted three goals over the last five matches. Rangers is lucky enough to have a few offensive weapons, with Kemar Roofe and Ianis Hagi each having 3 goals in their last 5.