UK time is: 11:16:26
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Defensively poor says Lennon

<div style='background-color: #0B610B;'><a href='http://www.rsspump.com/?web_widget/rss_ticker/news_widget' title='News Widget'>News Widget</a></div>

Celtic manager Neil Lennon thought his side were unrecognisable during their 3-3 draw at Motherwell.

"We looked like some of the players were on holiday already" - Neil Lennon
Strikers Anthony Stokes, Georgios Samaras and substitute Leigh Griffiths were each on target as the visitors fought back from being two-goals down. Kris Commons also saw a penalty saved.

But John Sutton then grabbed his second of the contest to rescue a late point for
the hosts in added time.

"In the first half, we looked like some of the players were on holiday already," Lennon told BBC Scotland. "I thought defensively in the first-half we were very poor. We gifted Motherwell two goals.

"I wasn't happy and sent them out early. We were going through the motions and that's not what I expect from the team even though psychologically the league's won," he added. "We have an obligation to the supporters who are here and I thought I got the exact response I was looking for."

LATEST ON THE VITAL CELTIC FORUMS ...

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: stev Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday April 19 2014

Time: 10:23PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Celtic Articles

Duo lead recovery (Sunday September 21 2014)

Celtic lose ground (Sunday September 21 2014)

Stats: Celtic v Motherwell (Sunday September 21 2014)

Celtic host Well (Saturday September 20 2014)

Keeper vows to keep improving (Saturday September 20 2014)

Celtic midfielder charged (Saturday September 20 2014)

Keeper praised following opener (Thursday September 18 2014)

Celtic draw satisfaction from opener (Thursday September 18 2014)

Stats: FC Salzburg v Celtic (Thursday September 18 2014)

We must keep it tight - Gordon (Thursday September 18 2014)

Archived Celtic Articles

List All Vital Celtic Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

Breaking League News

McCoist Rules Out Duo
Rangers : 22/09/2014 16:31:00
Draw Was Fair - McCoist
Rangers : 22/09/2014 16:22:00
More to come from leaders
Dundee United : 21/09/2014 19:54:00
Duo lead recovery
Celtic : 21/09/2014 19:30:00
Celtic lose ground
Celtic : 21/09/2014 17:15:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Ronny Deila was the best choice for Celtic?
Suggested By:  Vital Celtic
Yes 58%
No 42%