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Tony Watt has praised Celtic midfielder David Turnbull on Twitter for his performance against Lille in the Europa League on Thursday evening.

The former Celtic forward, who is now on the books of Motherwell, was impressed by the display produced by Turnbull last night, as Celtic got the better of Lille 3-2 at Celtic Park in their final Europa League Group H game.

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How did David Turnbull play for Celtic against Lille?

Turnbull started the match for Celtic and played for 87 minutes when he was replaced by Tom Rogic.

The 21-year-old had a very good game, as he scored one of the goals, looked very comfortable on the ball, and drove the team forward.

According to WhoScored, Turnbull took four shots, played thee key passes, had a pass accuracy of 56.7%, won two headers, took 55 touches, attempted one dribble, made one interception, and put in 10 crosses.

According to WhoScored, the former Motherwell midfielder has made one start and six substitute appearances in the Scottish Premiership for Celtic so far this season, providing one assist in the process, and has also scored one goal and provided one assist in one Europa League match.

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