Moussa Dembele posts boastful Twitter message after Celtic win at Rangers
By Amir Mir
Moussa Dembele posted a boastful Twitter message about being the kings of Glasgow after Celtic claimed a 2-1 win against rivals Rangers at Ibrox on Saturday afternoon.
Striker Dembele played the full match and got on the scoresheet as the Hoops recorded their 15th league win on the bounce.
The result also meant the Mark Warburton’s side lost their first game on home soil in 15 months, having played in the Scottish Championship the previous season.
The Gers got off to a positive start in the Old Firm clash when Kenny Miller had given the home side the lead.
But summer signing Dembele’s powerful strike before the break saw the scores level before winger Scott Sinclair netted the winner midway through the second half.
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After the game, Dembele could not help but remind the Rangers fans who the best team in Glasgow is as posted on his personal Twitter account.
We came, we saw, we conquered, kings of Glasgow again ????! Top team performance & world class support! Enjoy Ur new years eve #Bhoys ????????
— Moussa Dembélé (@MDembele_10) December 31, 2016
Former Liverpool boss Rodgers signed Dembele on a free transfer during the summer after his contract with Championship club Fulham expired.
Since his arrival, the highly-rated youngster has won over the Celtic faithful with his match winning performances.
He hitting a stunning hat-trick against the Gers in September as he has now scored five goals in three games against Mark Warburton’s side.
Overall, Dembele has scored 19 goals in 36 Scottish Premiership, League Cup and Champions League games, including nine goals in the SPL.
In other Celtic news, club legend Chris Sutton has mocked Rangers after their Old Firm defeat.