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Tony Watt reacts to James Forrest heroics for Celtic

James Forrest of Celtic celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League, third qualifying round, second leg match between Celtic and CFR Cluj at Celtic Park on...

James Forrest scored for Neil Lennon’s Celtic on Saturday.

James Forrest of Celtic celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League, third qualifying round, second leg match between Celtic and CFR Cluj at Celtic Park on...

Tony Watt has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to James Forrest scoring the winner for Celtic against Dunfermline Athletic at Celtic Park on Saturday afternoon.

Celtic got the better of Dunfermline at home in the second round of the Scottish League Cup.

 

After a goalless first half, Michael Johnston put the Hoops in the lead in the 55th minute, and Tom Beadling restored parity for the visiting team in the 77th minute.

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Scotland international winger Forrest, 28, scored the winner for Celtic in the 114th minute, as the Hoops won the tie 2-1 after extra time.

James Forrest of Celtic FC celebrates during the game  during the UEFA Champions League 2019

CSKA Sofia forward Watt played with Forrest at Celtic, and the 25-year-old has spoken highly of the 28-year-old on Twitter.

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Over the course of the 90 minutes at Celtic Park on Saturday afternoon, hosts Celtic had 64% of the possession, took 36 shots of which 11 were on target, and earned 23 corners, according to BBC Sport.

As stated on Celtic’s official website, Forrest has made 355 appearances in all competitions for the Hoops so far in his career, scoring 76 goals in the process.

James Forrest of Celtic celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League, third qualifying round, second leg match between Celtic and CFR Cluj at Celtic Park on...

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