Celtic hero Moussa Dembele comments on Old Firm atmosphere

Celtic's Moussa Dembele celebrates

Celtic won 5-1 against Old Firm rivals Rangers at Celtic Park in the Scottish Premiership on Saturday.

Celtic's Moussa Dembele celebrates scoring the second goal

Celtic forward Moussa Dembele has told BBC Radio Scotland (14:25) that he was impressed with the atmosphere at Celtic Park for the game against Rangers on Saturday afternoon.

The Bhoys took on Old Firm rivals Rangers at Celtic Park in the Scottish Premiership earlier this afternoon.

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It was supposed to be a tight affair, but Brendan Rodgers’s side registered a comfortable 5-1 victory.

Celtic's Moussa Dembele celebrates

Dembele, who joined Celtic in the summer transfer window after leaving Championship Fulham at the end of last season, was the star of the show in Glasgow.

The 20-year-old forward scored a hat-trick in what his first Old Firm appearance.

The France Under-20 international was impressed with the atmosphere at Celtic Park and has spoken highly of the fans.

Celtic's Moussa Dembele scores their second goal

"The atmosphere is something I have never seen,” Dembele told BBC Radio Scotland (14:25). “I don't think I will see something like this in my career. I am happy for us and I am happy for the fans and the whole club that we got a victory."

Over the course of the 90 minutes at Celtic Park, hosts Celtic had 57% of the possession, took 20 shots of which nine were on target, and earned three corners, according to BBC Sport.

Visitors Rangers had 43% of the possession, took six shots of which two were on target, and earned one corner, according to BBC Sport.

Celtic's Moussa Dembele celebrates

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