Maribor ready to rumble against Celtic

MARIBOR warmed up for their Champions League clash with Celtic by keping their 100 per cent league record as Brazilian skipper Marcos Tavares marked his 300th game for the club with a goal.

Loading Comments
Share
Print
Maribor boss Ante Simundza was happy with his side's 2-1 league win over Gorica
Maribor boss Ante Simundza was happy with his side's 2-1 league win over Gorica

Celtic will take on the Slovenian champions for a place in the group stages after their shock resurrection in European football's top competition.

They face a team in fine form after defeating Gorica 2-1 to make it three league wins out of three.

And manager Ante Simundza was delighted with the win ahead of this month's tie with the Hoops.

He said: "We have to be satisfied with the way we are playing. Every game we win should be viewed as a success.

"We respect Celtic and we know we will be in for a tough battle. But we should be going into the matches full of confidence."

Damjan Bohar added to Tavares' strike. Maribor play twice more before they play Celtic in the first leg in Slovenia.

Football

Commenting & Moderation

We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then your comments will be subject to moderation only if other users or the moderators believe you've broken the rules

Moderation is undertaken full-time 9am-6pm on weekdays, and on a part-time basis outwith those hours. Please be patient if your posts are not approved instantly.

175715

Have you got a story?

Contact the news desk on 0141 302 6520 or email news@eveningtimes.co.uk
Games news:

Sussed in the city

Michelle McManus

Special cause helped me to keep off wine

Times Out

Entertainment

Lifestyle

TV Advert
Janice Bell

Janice Bell

You couldn’t make up half the stuff that happens to PA Janice Bell- some of the jams she gets herself into are worth a story or two.

Games news:

Putting the world to rights

Gail's Gab

Hallowe’en, scaremongering reports and loom bands.

Cat’s Eyes on Glasgow

Cat’s Eyes on Glasgow

Cat Cubie’s job is to find and share with you the fabulous things the city has to offer, from gigs to gastro.