Neil Lennon’s Celtic won against St. Johnstone on Saturday.
Ryan Christie was the star of the show for Neil Lennon’s side, as he scored a hat-trick for the Hoops.
Mikey Johnston, Olivier Ntcham, Odsonne Edouard and Leigh Griffiths scored a goal apiece for the Glasgow giants.
A truly sensational performance from Celtic on the opening day of the season. A real marker put down today. Christie hat-trick, Johnston great finish, Ntcham first touch goal, Griffiths assist and then an emphatic goal.— Michael Stewart (@mstewart_23) August 3, 2019
Perfect day for Celtic.
From the flag to the fans huddle to Adored , electric, and the football wasn’t bad either #showofintent— Simon Donnelly (@SimonDonnelly13) August 3, 2019
Over the course of the 90 minutes at Celtic Park on Saturday afternoon, hosts Celtic had 76% of the possession, took 24 shots of which 11 were on target, and earned eight corners, according to BBC Sport.
Visitors St. Johnstone had 24% of the possession, took two shots of which none was on target, and did not earn a single corner, according to BBC Sport.
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