Celtic FC’s Oh Hyeon-gyu scored the game-winning goal in a 2-1 victory over St Mirren FC in a home encounter in Glasgow on Wednesday
Oh came off the bench in the 74th minute with the score tied at 1-1 and scored nine minutes later. It was his season’s first goal.
Celtic appeared to be heading for a draw after David Turnbull missed a penalty just before halftime.
Due to an injury, Oh was sidelined at the start of the season. Since the team’s fourth match, he has only featured as a substitute, averaging only 16 minutes of playing time. Despite the circumstances, Oh maintained his confidence and scored a crucial goal that demonstrated his value to the club.
Oh joined the Scottish Premiership club in January and scored seven goals in 21 games last season, including two against Aberdeen in the team’s final league encounter on May 27.
Brendan Rodgers was intrigued by his Celtic side’s “ingenuity” after they moved eight focuses clear at the highest point of the Scottish Prevalence by separating 10-man Ross Area
The hosts lost James Brown to a tenth moment red card when a monstrous, confused tackle was reconsidered through the screen.
The one-way traffic proceeded, with Luis Palma adding a dazzling strike and setting up a James Forrest header.
“The industriousness dazzled me,” Rodgers said. ” Credit to Area since they shielded well, made it hard for us, safeguarded one man to another.
“In any case, I was satisfied at the folks who came in, they gave us extraordinary energy toward the start. The folks who came on gave us additional energy and had an effect.”
A tenth continuous success for Celtic over District in all rivalries was never in uncertainty after such an early shipping off.
The early trades were played in a cover of fog, with Jordan White gesturing wide for the hosts and Liam Scales pushing the ball home just for Goodness Hyeon-gyu to be punished for the first ethereal joust.
David Munro had a decent view when Brown jumped into a late test on Yang Hyun-jun, getting the winger over the lower leg, however the ref was urged to survey his yellow-card choice and a brief glance at the replays brought about a difference in variety.
Drained Region fell into a super guarded development, set up camp in safeguarding their punishment region.
At the point when Celtic found a way through Ross Laidlaw saved well from Callum McGregor, Scales, Paulo Bernardo and Turnbull, while Gracious’ completion was prohibited following a VAR administering for offside against supplier Daizen Maeda.
Nonetheless, the Highlanders’ purpose was broken in the 6th moment of added time before the span as Turnbull’s bored strike from the edge of the container tracked down the base corner.
The example of play was copied in the final part, with Province stuck back and Laidlaw kept occupied.
He could fail to address Palma’s superb objective however, as the Honduran sent the ball dunking and steering into the net from 25 yards.
Palma partook in the second and was before long celebrating again as he dinked in a shrewd cross for Forrest to crash in a short proximity header, guaranteeing that he has scored in every one of the beyond 15 seasons for Celtic.
Celtic win slow and steady – examination
Region might have liked their possibilities of a furious on seeing six changes in the guests’ line-up, yet any such contemplations were before long scattered after a snapshot of impulsiveness from Brown.
With Celtic averaging around 80% belonging all through, the match looked like an assault v protection preparing exercise for long spells.
Goodness got the opportunity to intrigue his chief yet couldn’t find an objective on his most memorable association beginning of the mission.
The striker was maybe appalling to be pulled up for the test that prompted Scales’ work not including and the offside television lines were a long way from persuading when his first-half festivals were stopped.
Turnbull took his count for the season to five – three against District – and assumed a main part, alongside skipper McGregor, in the patient destroying of their rivals.
What they said
Ross Province administrator Malky Mackay: ” It was a shipping off. I’ve addressed [Brown] and he didn’t really see him. He has apologized to the gathering, and that is fine since there was no malevolence.
“It then causes us an issue playing against a great group with 10 men. Be that as it may, on a day like this, on the off chance that we don’t get our strategies right, and the discipline, association, and wellness from the players; that could wind up seven or eight.
“We needed to ensure it didn’t take off from us today, and it didn’t. That is something that will place us in an advantageous position against the other groups. They have done themselves pleased today.”
Celtic chief Brendan Rodgers: ” It’s never simple when a group goes down to 10 men – in all honesty – in light of the fact that the spaces are negligible a while later.
“Celtic are utilized to quality, and Luis [Palma] has quality. Celtic have consistently had wingers who can get you off your seat and he unquestionably does that.”