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
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.