Video: Celtic's Moussa Dembele hits hat-trick for France Under-21s

Moussa Dembele celebrates his 2nd goal (Celtic's 4th) during the Betfred Cup Semi-Final at Hampden Park on October 21, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

The Celtic striker continued his recent fine form in Slovenia.

Moussa Dembele celebrates his 2nd goal (Celtic's 4th) during the Betfred Cup Semi-Final at Hampden Park on October 21, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Celtic striker Moussa Dembele scored a hat-trick as France Under-21s beat their Slovenian counterparts 3-1 in European Championship qualifying.

Dembele's team fell behind after 21 minutes in Slovenia, thanks to Milan Tucic's strikem but the Bhoys striker struck three times in 12 minutes to put the visitors in full control before the half-time whistle.

Despite the hosts being down to 10-men from the 37th minute, Gal Primc seeing red, that was as good as it got for the French - although on the plus side any more goals may have taken the shine of Dembele's exploits.

Watch them below:

The 21-year-old has been in fine form of late, scoring five goals in as many games for Celtic, having missed the start of the campaign through injury.

And despite constant speculation linking their star man with a move away from Glasgow, most Bhoys fans were delighted with his performance.

Here's what they've been saying on social media:

For how much longer can Celtic keep hold of Moussa Dembele?

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