UEFA Champions League
Third Qualifying Round, 1st Leg
Celtic Park, Glasgow
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
CELTIC will travel to Greece next week knowing they face the toughest of tests against AEK Athens after a 1-1 draw at Celtic Park tonight. Despite dominating much of the game, the Scottish champions were unable to get the winning goal they deserved.
Callum McGregor had fired Celtic ahead early in the first half but AEK Athens snatched an equaliser just before the break, and the visitors were fortunate to keep Celtic out in the second-half.
Kieran Tierney and Jack Hendry returned to the Hoops starting XI in place of Jozo Simunovic and Jonny Hayes. The pair were the only two changes Brendan Rodgers made to the side that won 3-1 in the Premiership opener against Livingston four days ago.
The game started a frantic pace as both…
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