Callum McGregor marked his go back to soccer after a prolonged layoff with an absolute scorcher past due on as Celtic beat Aberdeen 1-zero at Pittodrie

In a recreation that turned into most effective ever going one manner in phrases of ownership and control, Celtic had been huffing and puffing on the door

Chances had been few and some distance among withinside the first 1/2 of, with Reo Hatate's swivelled shot marking the nearest Celtic got here to breaking

Kyogo Furuhashi turned into the person who led the line, however it regarded that even he could not flip domestic - with the Japanese supermegacelebrity

Alongside his trio of neglected chances, Ange Postecoglou made 3 modifications with 1 / 4 of an hour left to try and extrade the stability of the sport

And it turned into the previous who had a say withinside the goal, together along with his neat backheel giving McGregor area to line up a shot

His rasping force beat Roos into the lowest nook to ease tensions for the away aspect and mark a fantastic go back to motion for the Hoops captain after 3 months out with injury

Aberdeen had a 1/2 of risk close to the end, aleven though they by no means simply gave the impression of threatening as they chased the sport with mere moments remaining