Hooper fit for Udinese clash

Gary Hooper has shrugged off an ankle knock ahead of Celtic’s Europa League Group I clash with Udinese at Parkhead tomorrow night.

Gary Hooper has shrugged off an ankle knock ahead of Celtic’s Europa League Group I clash with Udinese at Parkhead tomorrow night.

Kris Commons has recovered from a groin strain and illness but has just started his rehabilitation and will not be considered while left-back Badr El-Kaddouri is cup-tied.

Long-term injured Emilio Izaguirre, Kelvin Wilson and Cha Du-ri are still out while Scott Brown is hoping to have recovered from his ankle injury for the game against Hearts at Tynecastle on Sunday.

Provisional squad: Forster, Matthews, Mark Wilson, Majstorovic, Rogne, Mulgrew, Loovens, Forrest, Ki, Kayal, Ledley, Samaras, Stokes, Hooper, Wanyama, Bangura, Zaluska, McCourt.

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