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Jim Duffy comments on Celtic's Leigh Griffiths

Leigh Griffiths of Celtic is congratulated by manager Brendan Rodgers as he is substituted during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers FC and Celtic FC at Ibrox Stadium...

Celtic's Leigh Griffiths has been an unused sub for three straight games.

Leigh Griffiths of Celtic is congratulated by manager Brendan Rodgers as he is substituted during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers FC and Celtic FC at Ibrox Stadium...

Jim Duffy said on BBC Radio Scotland that out-of-favour Celtic hitman Leigh Griffiths was not the picture of enthusiasm during his warming down session after Sunday's 2-2 draw with Hibernian.

The 27-year-old striker was unused substitution for the third successive game.

But it appears as if it's not only Moussa Dembele who is keeping him out of the side, but also Odsonne Edouard, who bagged a hat-trick in the 5-1 thumping of Motherwell earlier this month.

Leigh Griffiths of Celtic celebrates scoring his sides second goal during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on September 23, 2017 in...

"The biggest conundrum for me is still where do you put Leigh Griffiths?" Duffy said on BBC Radio Scotland. "He didn't even get on the pitch today.

"He was doing the little runs after the game with the subs and he did not look too enthusiastic. So there's a few decisions to be made over the next few weeks."

With January just around the corner, it wouldn't be a surprise if Griffiths's situation led to speculation about a mid-season exit.

Scott Brown (R) of Celtic with team mates Leith Griffiths and Callum McGregor at the end of the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers FC and Celtic FC at Ibrox Stadium on...

He is a brilliant goalscorer who netted 40 times during the 2015-16 season under Ronny Deila and it will be interesting to see if Brendan Rodgers lets him leave.

The Record reported in the summer that the Hoops marksman is valued at around £6 million.

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