Celtic players celebrating a goal / PHOTO: Daily Record

Glasgow Celtic made it six wins from their first seven 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.