Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon admits Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos probably hates the sight of him

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Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon will look to maintain his Indian sign over Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos – although he has insisted that if the Parkhead side play as well as they can he won’t have to.

The Scotland internationalist was back between the sticks for the 4-0 win over Rangers at Hampden on Sunday as Celtic eased their way into the William Hill Scottish Cup final.

And while Celtic were emphatic in their victory there was a brief rally from Rangers after they had gone down to ten men, with Gordon forced to deny Morelos from close range.

“It was an important stage to keep the score blank and build on what we had,” said Gordon. “Then it turned out to be easier but there was a five or 10 minute spell where they created chances and had to make a few saves.

“I was still on the ground after Mika [Lustig] sliced the clearance off the bar. I had dived back towards the net to try and get to to it and realised I wouldn’t get near it even if it was under the bar.

“When it crashed off the bar I was trying to get myself in …read more