Celtic hit five past Kilmarnock ahead of Barça visit
Barça's next Champions League opponents prepared for the game with a 2-5 win, thanks to goals from Samaras (3), Commons and Balde and stay top of the Scottish Premier League
10:00PM Friday 27 Sep
Glasgow Celtic made it six wins from their firstseven games in the Scottish Premier League and held on to top spot with a 2-5 win at Kilmarnock. Samaras, scored three times, but Neil Lennon’s side let slip their early 0-3 lead as the Ayrshire team pulled it back to 2-3.
Samaras calms Celtic nerves
Celtic were unable to ensure the win until Samaras claimed his hat trick on 88 minutes, whilst Balde made it five with an injury time strike.