Confirmed: Celtic lineup v Heart of Midlothian

Celtic players celebrate Odsonne Edouard scoring during the Club Friendly match between Shamrock Rovers and Celtic FC at Tallaght Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on July 7, 2018

Brendan Rodgers's Celtic will face Heart of Midlothian in the Scottish Premiership this afternoon.

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers and Stuart Armstrong are seen during a training session at Lennoxtown Training Centre on April 27, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Celtic will be looking to maintain their positive start to the Scottish Premiership campaign with victory over Heart of Midlothian this afternoon.

Brendan Rodgers’s side will take on Hearts away from home at Tynecastle Park in Edinburgh in the Scottish Premiership this afternoon.

The Hoops kicked off their 2018-19 Scottish Premiership campaign last weekend with 3-1 victory over Livingston at Celtic Park.

 

Hearts have a good team, but Celtic are much better, and the Glasgow giants will be confident of picking up all three points this afternoon.

Celtic, though, will also have an eye on the game against AEK Athens away from home next week.

The Hoops will take on AEK Athens in Greece in the second leg of the Champions League qualifying third round tie next Tuesday.

Brendan Rodgers, manager of Celtic looks on ahead of the Scottish Cup Final between Motherwell and Celtic at Hampden Park on May 19, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.

With the first leg of the tie having finished in a 1-1 draw at Celtic Park this week, Celtic know that they cannot slip up in Greece.

This is how Celtic will line up against Hearts in the Scottish Premiership this afternoon:

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers is seen during a training session at Lennoxtown on December 29, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

 

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