‘Looks the part’: Some Celtic fans hail 18-year-old's display v Bristol City
Celtic recorded a goalless draw on Wednesday against Bristol City – and some of the club’s fans on Twitter picked out their young prospect Dane Murray as a real positive from the pre-season match.
The Hoops could only manage a 0-0 draw yesterday away to English Championship opposition Bristol City.
Ange Postecoglou’s side couldn’t find the breakthrough in front of goal, but dominated for large spells.
The Scottish giants now have just one more pre-season match remaining against Preston before they start their UEFA Champions League second round qualifier against Danish side FC Midtjylland.
Celtic fans pick out Dane Murray as shining light
With the Celtic squad still a little thin on the ground, a handful of youngsters have played at times during pre-season games.
Murray, 18, is someone that earned special praise on social media after Wednesday’s cameo.
The Scottish defender was introduced as a substitute on the hour mark against Bristol City and looked composed enough to earn applause from the fanbase.
He’s yet to make his competitive first-team debut, but is progressing this summer into someone with big potential.
It will be interesting to see if the teenager can force his way into Postecoglou’s senior squad.
Here are some Celtic fans praising Murray after the Bristol City result: