Celtic managed to secure all three points at Celtic Park yesterday as Brendan Rodgers’ side put in a dominant performance against Kilmarnock.
The Hoops currently face competition in the race for the Scottish Premiership title, but Saturday’s result fired Celtic back to a familiar position at the top of the table.
However, the Glasgow club received a huge boost recently, as according to a statement from Brendan Rodgers on Celtic’s official Twitter account, Kieran Tierney should be fit and ready for Thursday.
Brendan Rodgers has declared Kieran Tierney should be fit for Celtic’s crunch Europa League tie against Salzburg on Thursday after failing to feature against Kilmarnock.
Indeed, the youngster has established himself as one of the standout performers in the side once again in the current campaign, which has resulted in him playing a lot of games. But, with a busy December ahead of the Hoops, Rodgers won’t want the burn the left-back out.
But, with Celtic’s all-important match with Salzburg coming up on Thursday, the Hoops will need Tierney’s qualities in defensive and attacking areas.
Kieran Tierney has established himself as one of the most promising defenders in the whole of world football, so the Hoops will be desperate to have him in their ranks for Thursday’s vital fixture.
The Scotsman’s likely return comes as at the perfect time with things beginning to hot up in the Scottish Premiership and the Europa League.