Tom Rogic has hit the target for Celtic as his former Socceroos boss Ange Postecoglou loved his maiden Scottish Premiership rob accountable for the Glasgow giants.
Celtic fans additionally chanced on a brand contemporary hero as Kyogo Furuhashi bagged a apartment-debut hat-trick within the Bhoys’ 6-0 victory over Dundee.
Also on Sunday, one more Socceroo Martin Boyle persisted his intelligent initiate to the Scottish season as he scored in Hibernian’s 3-0 victory over Ross County.
At Parkhead, Japan global Furuhashi netted twice from shut vary within the first half of before sealing his treble at the moment before going off to the acclaim of 24,500 supporters midway through the 2d interval.
After netting on his first initiate in Thursday’s Europa League rob in opposition to Jablonec, Furuhashi additional endeared himself to the Celtic toughen along with his skill and workrate, charging down clearances and winning the ball abet.
Rogic, who is linking up again with the former Australian team boss Postecoglou for whom he performed all the procedure through the manager’s 2013-2017 reign, used to be additionally on direction along with Anthony Ralston and substitute Odsonne Edouard.
A whole bunch of supporters had gathered pre-match to enlighten in opposition to the Celtic board over a perceived lack of backing for Postecoglou, who started with four summer season signings.
However these that had been authorised to enter Celtic Park sooner than the return of fat homes next week had nothing to complain about as their team drew level on three aspects with Rangers following the champions’ surprise defeat by Dundee United on Saturday.
In the period in-between, winger Boyle used to be on the center of Hibs’ most effective work as he plight them on their technique to a comfortable victory with a 22nd minute shot from 25 yards that spun off Jordan Tillson before looping over goalkeeper Ross Laidlaw.
Boyle had already begun sharply along with his low power whistling past the far put up within the opening minutes and he looked the most bewitching participant on the pitch as Hibs went three up soon after the half of-hour attach, grabbing their 2d rob of the season.
They’re on a maximum six aspects alongside Aberdeen and Hearts on the stop of the table.