Celtic supporters react after Rangers fan suggests Tavernier is better than Tierney

Celtic fans are seen prior to the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Play-Offs Round First Leg match between Celtic FC and FK Astana at Celtic Park on August 16, 2017 in Glasgow, United...

The Celtic and Rangers pair have both enjoyed impressive campaigns, with the Ibrox star especially productive going forward.

James Tavernier of Rangers controls the ball during the Betfred League Cup Quarter Final at Firhill Stadium on September 19, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

One Rangers supporter has ruffled quite a few feathers by suggesting that James Tavernier is better than Celtic rival Kieran Tierney.

Tierney recent displays, both domestically and in the Champions League, are said to have attracted interest from English sides Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal.


And writing last month in his Daily Record column, Chris Sutton warned it could cost at least £30 million to prise the leftback away from his former club.

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - SEPTEMBER 27:Alexandru Chipciu of RSC Anderlecht and Kieran Tierney of Celtic battle for possession during the UEFA Champions League group B match between RSC...

On the other half of Glasgow, Tavernier - a right back - has also been impressing, and currently trumps Tierney for attacking contributions in the league this season.

Both players have scored once in 10 starts, but with five assists to Tierney's one, the Rangers man is leading the way in that department.

And after Rangers supporting @YardleyLoyal posted the following tweet over the weekend, those of a Celtic persuasion have left him bombarded with replies.


Here's what they've been saying:










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