Five reasons Dembele is the best Celtic striker since Larsson

Moussa Dembele scored again last Saturday during a 4-1 Scottish Cup victory over St Mirren that booked Celtic’s place in the semi-finals of the competition where they will play Rangers.

The Hoops are aiming to secure a rare and historic treble of domestic trophies this season in Brendan Rodgers’ first term as Celtic boss. They’re also aiming to go unbeaten for the entire domestic season having not lost a game against a Scottish side at all so far under Rodgers.

Vital to that success has been Dembele, whose goals have made him a very popular man with supporters, despite him having only played for the club for less than a year.

In fact, his form is so good that some fans have started to make comparisons between the Frenchman and the legendary Henrik Larsson.

Is it a valid viewpoint, or simply supporters getting ahead of themselves?

Here are FIVE reasons why Moussa Dembele is, in fact, the best Celtic striker since the days of Larsson…