Confirmed: Celtic lineup v St Johnstone

Michael O'Halloran of Rangers  during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Hamilton Academical at Ibrox Stadium on August 6, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Brendan Rodgers’s Celtic will face St Johnstone in the Scottish Premiership this afternoon.

Manager of Celtic Brendan Rodgers looks on during the Betfred Cup Semi-Final at Hampden Park on October 21, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Celtic will be looking to return to winning ways this afternoon when they take on St Johnstone away from home in the Scottish Premiership.

The Glasgow giants will head into the match at McDiarmid Park in Perth on the back of a 2-1 defeat to Bayern Munich at Celtic Park in the Champions League.

The performance of Brendan Rodgers’s side against German powerhouse Bayern was very encouraging.

Michael O'Halloran of St Johnstone in action during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Heart of Midlothian FC and St Johnstone FC at Tynecastle Stadium on August 2, 2015 in...

Celtic will head into this afternoon’s game high on confidence, and most Scottish football observers would expect the Hoops to pick up all three points from the encounter.

The Hoops are just one game away from breaking a 100-year-old British and club record run of 62 domestic games without defeat.

St. Johnstone Manager Tommy Wright looks on during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between St Johnstone and Celtic at McDiarmid Park at  on February 5, 2017 in Perth, Scotland.

However, Celtic should be wary of the fact that St Johnstone were the last Scottish side to win against them.

Playing at home will give Tommy Wright’s side an advantage, and the Bhoys should not get complacent.

This is how Celtic will line up for their Scottish Premiership game against St Johnstone this afternoon:

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