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Celtic's Leigh Griffiths reacts to Hoops' first-half display

Leigh Griffiths of Celtic FC (C) celebrates with teammates Kieran Tierney (2R), Mikael Lustig (R) and others after scoring during the UEFA Champions League Group B football match...

The Celtic marksman was not included in the squad that went to Pittodrie.

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - AUGUST 17:Leigh Griffiths of Celtic runs through on goal during the Betfred League Cup match between Celtic and Dunfermline Athletic at Celtic Park on August 17, 2019...

As far as first-half performances go, it doesn't get much better than Celtic's at Aberdeen.

By the 45-minute mark, Neil Lennon's side were 4-0 ahead of the Dons at Pittodrie.

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Goals from Odsonne Edouard and Jeremie Frimpong - his first for Celtic - had the Hoops two goals ahead by 15 minutes, before additional strikes from James Forrest and Mohamed Elyounoussi effectively killed off the game as a contest before the break.

Leigh Griffiths was not in the matchday squad due to injury, but the Celtic hitman took to Twitter and sent a four-word message which summed up the first half.

 

Here's what the striker wrote on Twitter:

Unfortunately for Celtic, the goals stopped there and Derek McInnes's side managed to go another 45 minutes without conceding.

The Bhoys were ahead of Rangers in the Premiership table on goals scored prior to kickoff, and they'll stay at the summit providing that Steven Gerrard's side don't pick up a five-goal victory at home to Motherwell, which is possible.

Leigh Griffiths of Celtic is seen during the UEFA Champions League, third qualifying round, second leg match between Celtic and CFR Cluj at Celtic Park on August 13, 2019 in Glasgow,...

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