Lennon makes six changes for Motherwell game

Champions Celtic showed six changes for their Clydesdale Bank Premier League clash with Motherwell at Fir Park.

Lennon makes six changes for Motherwell game

Champions Celtic showed six changes for their Clydesdale Bank Premier League clash with Motherwell at Fir Park.

Polish striker Pawel Brozek, on loan from Trabzonspor until the end of the season, made his first start while number two keeper and fellow Pole Lukasz Zaluska made a rare appearance.

Full-backs Cha Du-ri and Emilio Izaguirre, central defender Thomas Rogne and midfielder Victor Wanyama also came in with Kelvin Wilson, Scott Brown, Georgios Samaras, Glenn Loovens, Fraser Forster and Mikael Lustig dropping out, with only the latter two starting on the bench.

Motherwell defender Stevie Hammell and midfielder Steve Jennings both returned from a ban while Jonathan Page and Keith Lasley were missing through suspension, as wide-man Omar Daley came in for Henrik Ojamaa, who started on the bench.

Motherwell: Randolph, Hateley, Hutchinson, Clancy, Hammell, Humphrey, Jennings, Carswell, Law, Higdon, Daley.

Subs: Hollis, Saunders, Murphy, McHugh, Forbes, Halsman, Ojamaa.

Celtic: Zaluska, Cha, Rogne, Mulgrew, Izaguirre, Commons, Ki, Wanyama, Ledley, Brozek, Hooper.

Subs: Forster, Stokes, Bangura, McCourt, Lustig, Watt, Blackman.

Referee: Stevie O’Reilly (Scotland)

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