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Preview: Celtic vs. Aberdeen - predictions, team news, lineups

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Sports Mole previews Sunday’s Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Aberdeen. This includes predictions, team news and expected line-ups.

Defense of the Scottish Premiership Champions Celtic Starts the season on Sunday hosted by them Aberdeen Like Hoops trying to kick things off in stride.

Visitors noticed that they were caught in a battle of regulations during the last campaign. This is desperate to make sure it never happens again.

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Celtic were able to finish the 2021-22 season as champions, 4 points ahead of Rangers.

The Hoops were very dominant throughout the campaign as they had only lost three games during that campaign and offensively the team displayed many qualities.

Celtic have scored 92 goals in 38 games. This is more than any other team in the division that has continued in pre-season, with him scoring two or more goals in each match.

Ange Posteco Glueteams have made Celtic Park their fortress throughout the 2021-22 season. They didn’t lose a single game against him. They have no shortage of confidence this weekend.

The club delivered perfect momentum heading into the new season with a 2-0 win over Norwich City in their recent match.

Aberdeen's Lewis Ferguson celebrates with his team-mates after scoring the second goal on 9 February 2022© Reuters

Aberdeen were completely opposite in the Scottish Premiership last season, finishing 10th.

The Dons struggled in the second half of the campaign, dragging themselves into battle with St Johnstone and Dundee, but avoided the bottom two to come out on top.

However, they were only 6 points behind the Saints.

After a difficult last season, Aberdeen got off to a great start to the 2022/23 season, winning all four of their Scottish League Cup group games.

Jim GoodwinThe team did not concede a single goal in any match, but scored 12 goals to show the qualities they offer at both ends of the pitch.

Celtic format (all competitions):

Aberdeen form (all competitions):

team news

Celtic manager Anju Postecoglou pictured on 17th April 2022© Reuters

Celtic recently rejected transfer requests Stephen Welshwhich means he can still join the hoops this Sunday, which is a boost for the club.

Kyougo Furuhashi He’ll be one of the biggest offensive threats in this entire match, especially after dealing with some injuries in the previous campaign.

Aberdeen have had some great performances lately, so Goodwin have plenty of options to choose from following a strong team effort.

Boyan Miovsky, Luis LopezJaden Richardson, Irvar RamadaniWhen Cal Roberts They all joined the team this season to give Don’s team a boost. This could result in a lot of fresh faces being used in this game as they try to make an immediate impact.

Candidates for Celtic’s starting XI:
Hart; Juranowicz, Carter Vickers, Welsh, Taylor. McGregor, Turnbull, O’Reilly.Jota, Furuhashi, Forest

Candidates for the Aberdeen starting XI:
Lewis; Richardson, Stewart, Scales, Hancock. McCrory, Ramadan. Kennedy, Beth Ijen, Hayes.Miovski

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We say: Celtic 3-0 Aberdeen

Aberdeen have put together some impressive performances in recent weeks and Goodwin has shown his side is poised to make significant improvements from last season.

However, Celtic will still be in the title race this season, and Hoops should have good enough qualities to pick up the three points on Sunday.

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