All change for Celtic party

Celtic manager Gordon Strachan will ring the changes for the visit of Hearts on what promises to be a celebratory afternoon for the new SPL champions.

Celtic manager Gordon Strachan will ring the changes for the visit of Hearts on what promises to be a celebratory afternoon for the new SPL champions.

Defender Stephen McManus returns from suspension to take over from John Kennedy, who is left out, while Jean-Joel Perrier Doumbe makes his debut at right-back in place of Gary Caldwell, who starts on the bench.

Lee Naylor has recovered from his ankle injury to take over from Darren O'Dea at left-back.

Midfielder Aiden McGeady comes in for Thomas Gravesen while Jiri Jarosik replaces Derek Riordan in attack.

Hearts are looking for the three points to keep their UEFA Cup hopes alive. Out goes defender Lee Wallace and striker Andrius Velicka and in comes Jose Goncalves and Saulius Mikoliunas.

Celtic: Boruc, Perrier Doumbe, Pressley, McManus, Naylor, Nakamura, Lennon, Hartley, McGeady, Jarosik, Vennegoor of Hesselink.

Subs: Brown, Miller, Gravesen, Riordan, O’Dea, Caldwell, Bjarnason.

Hearts: Gordon, Karipidis, Berra, Zaliukas, Goncalves, Mikoliunas, Brellier, Kingston, Ivaskevicius, Pospisil, Driver.

Subs: Banks, McCann, Tall, Elliot, Wallace, Bednar, Kancelsku.

Referee: S Dougal (Scotland).

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