Celtic 6-0 Motherwell: Champions round off their season in style

Celtic lift the Scottish Premiership title after hitting Motherwell for SIX on the final day, with Kyogo Furuhashi and Giorgos Giakoumakis both at the double to round off fine first season under Ange Postecoglou

  • Celtic toasted their Scottish Premiership title by routing Motherwell at Parkhead 
  • Kyogo Furuhashi fired the champions in front to continue the feel-good feeling 
  • Ange Postecoglou’s side doubled their lead when David Turnbull slotted home 
  • There was time for a third just before half-time, Furuhashi bringing up his double
  • Ruthless Celtic continued the onslaught with Jota also getting on the scoresheet
  • Substitute Giorgos Giakoumakis then came off the bench and soon scored twice

Celtic toasted their Scottish Premiership title with an emphatic 5-0 victory over Motherwell at Parkhead, before they were finally able to hoist the trophy into the air.

Ange Postecoglou’s side were treated to a rapturous reception, and a guard of honour from the visitors, ahead of kick-off, and quickly set about starting the party.

Kyogo Furuhashi scored a double, while David Turnbull also struck before the break.

The champions didn’t stop there either, with Jota and substitute Giorgos Giakoumakis also getting on the score sheet on another memorable afternoon. 

More to follow. 

Celtic routed Motherwell on the final day of the Scottish Premiership to celebrate their title

Kyogo Furuhashi (right) scored two at a wild Parkhead to help kickstart the party atmosphere

Celtic: Hart, Ralston, Carter-Vickers, Starfelt, Taylor (Welsh 63), Turnbull (Ideguchi 62), McGregor (Bitton 85), Rogic (McCarthy 62), Jota, Furuhashi (Giakoumakis 62), Maeda

Subs not used: Abada, Bain, O’Riley, Forrest

Goals: Furuhashi 21, 44, Turnbull 40, Jota 59, Giakoumakis 68, 90+1

Manager: Ange Postecoglou

Motherwell: Kelly, Mugabi (Tierney 63), Lamie, Carroll, Nirennold (Donnelly 63), Cornelius, Goss (van Veen 46), O’Donnell, Slattery, Shields (O’Hara 77), Efford

Subs not used: Woolery, Ojala, Campbell, Connolly, Mahon

Booked: Lamie 

Manager: Graham Alexander 

The frontman smashed home his first inside the near post, opening the scoring in superb style

David Turnbull also hit the back of the net before the break as the hosts flooded forward

Furuhashi pounced to grab his brace, having tucked neatly beyond goalkeeper Liam Kelly

Jota celebrated Celtic’s fourth of the afternoon with the home crowd, ahead of their trophy lift

Tom Rogic, who will leave the club this summer, was visibly emotional walking off the pitch

Substitute Giorgos Giakoumakis came off the bench and added two more goals to Celtic’s tally

Manager Ange Postecoglou was treated to a rapturous reception after arriving at the ground

Celtic were given a guard of honour by the visitors, with supporters holding up a sea of scarves

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