Celtic midfielder Scott Brown was commended by a number of the club’s supporters for his performance in yesterday’s 2-0 win in the Glasgow derby.
After the match, the Hoops captain saluted goalscoring team-mates Odsonne Edouard and Jonny Hayes on Twitter while adding tongue-in-cheek that he will now have a few days of downtime with the upcoming international break (via @ScottBrown8).
— Scott Brown (@ScottBrown8) September 1, 2019
The 34-year-old has been capped 55 times by Scotland, making his senior debut back in 2005, and after briefly retiring from the international scene in 2016 prior to making a comeback, he retired from the national team indefinitely in February 2018.
Three of Brown’s Celtic team-mates will report for duty with Steve Clarke’s Scotland squad this week, with Ryan Christie, James Forrest and Callum McGregor all included. [via ScottishFA.co.uk]
The Hoops’ next match takes place on Saturday September 14th when they travel to face Hamilton in the Premiership. [via CelticFC.net]
These Celtic fans hailed Brown’s performance against Rangers and felt that the captain’s upcoming mini-break is well deserved:
Big Billy would have been looking down with pride today watching you lead by example
— Champions IAR (@SBTbhoy) September 1, 2019
Enjoy it Broony Absolutely brilliant today. You’ve earned a few days off.
— Marc McArdle (@marcmcardle1) September 1, 2019
You were immense today! You have bossed Scottish football for years and your name shall be echoed throughout the generations of our club!!! You’re a legend mate it’s as pure and as simple as that!
— Ewan (@ewanmac5) September 1, 2019
Enjoy your break you earned it.
— Tommy (@homer_____b) September 1, 2019
Led by example today. What a man
— Liam McLaughlan (@LiamMcLaughlan) September 1, 2019
Well played the day Broony you deserve a few days off, and no doubt you will need it after today’s performance, especially your Mazie run still life in the old legs yet eh
— Brian (@kingBrian74) September 1, 2019
Enjoy son. You smashed it today. Take them ten rangers players out your pocket before you go away.
— David martin (@DavieMartin82) September 1, 2019
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