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Celtic: These fans don’t think they were fortunate to win League Cup final

Celtic: These fans don’t think they were fortunate to win League Cup final - Celtic

Celtic won their 10th domestic trophy in a row after triumphing in Sunday’s Betfred Cup final at Hampden Park.

Christopher Jullien’s 60th-minute goal was enough to ensure that Neil Lennon’s side won the competition for the fourth year in succession.

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However, the Hoops had to endure some uncomfortable moments throughout the game. That included a penalty save from Fraser Forster to deny Alfredo Morelos, one of several stops that the goalkeeper made from the Rangers striker. [via Sky Sports]

Sky Sports‘ match report on the game suggested that Jullien’s match-winning goal was “seemingly from a narrowly offside position”, while the statistics would indicate that Celtic were under the cosh for large spells in the game, with the Hoops having just five shots compared to the 16 that Steven Gerrard’s team mustered and Jullien’s goal being the only shot on target for the victors.

However, speaking on Clyde 1 Superscoreboard (@ClydeSSB), Hugh Keevins pointed out that Rangers had more than half an hour to retrieve the deficit, with a one-man advantage for most of that time following the 63rd-minute dismissal of Jeremie Frimpong.

These Celtic fans on Twitter believe that their team’s victory wasn’t down to mere luck:

Do you think Celtic were deserving winners on Sunday or did they ride their luck at times? Join in the discussion by commenting below!


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