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Celtic's Scott Brown comments on Craig Gordon save

Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon answers questions from reporters during a press conference at the Culloden Hotel on July 13, 2017 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Celtic face Linfield in a...

Something about the Celtic goalkeeper shocked Steven Whittaker it seems.

Celtic FC's goalkeeper Craig Gordon (L) fights for the ball with RSC Anderlecht's Lukasz Teodorczyk (R) as teammate Mikael Lustig (C) looks on during the UEFA Champions League Group B...

Speaking to Celtic's official website, Scott Brown has revealed that even Steven Whittaker was shocked by Craig Gordon's heroics in the 2-2 draw with Hibernian at Parkhead last Saturday.

Hibernian came within 10 minutes of ending Celtic's 57-match unbeaten run in Scottish competition as a double from John McGinn had them 2-1 ahead.

But Callum McGregor levelled up on 80 minutes for his second of the game to rescue Brendan Rodgers's side - and the team's record in the process.

Esmael Goncalves of Heart of Midlothian vies with Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon  during the Ladbrokes Premiership match between Hearts and Celtic at Tynecastle Stadium on April 2, 2017 in...

Despite those two players both bagging a brace, the veteran Celtic goalkeeper also emerged with a great deal of credit after pulling off what Brown claims was an "incredible" save to deny the former Rangers defender from point-blank range.

And Brown told the Hoops' official website that the Rangers legend asked him afterwards how he managed to keep it out.

He said: "I spoke to Steven Whittaker after the game and he said to me, ‘how did he save it?!”

Craig Gordon of Celtic and Scott Brown of Celtic celebrate victory after the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on September 23, 2017 in...

“At the time, you think, ‘what a save’, but when you see it back, it’s incredible, frightening. The way he has got there so quickly shows it’s not about his age, it’s about how much he wants it and what he does day in, day out in training.

"He is probably as fit as he ever has been and he is 34 years old."

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