Three midfield selection calls Brendan Rodgers must make with injuries mounting
Club football returns this weekend, much to the relief of everyone, not least fans of football in Scotland. After a disastrous international break for the country, it’s time to focus on the positives again and for Celtic supporters there are plenty.
Still undefeated in domestic football since Brendan Rodgers arrived at the club, the Hoops host Dundee at Celtic Park on Saturday hoping to strengthen their position at the top of the Scottish Premiership table.
Looming ahead next week are Bayern Munich, but it’s vital that Celtic focus on their bread and butter first, with Dundee often running them close with battling, physical performances.
The Hoops aren’t helped by injuries to Scott Brown and Stuart Armstrong who had to drop out of the Scotland squad during the break. Both have returned to training but Brendan Rodgers confirmed they are not in contention to play Dundee. Neither is Tom Rogic, who was halfway round the world this week on duty with Australia.
That means there are critical midfield decisions to be made ahead of the weekend and these are the THREE players we think should take up the central positions in the middle of the park…