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We deserved better says defender

We deserved better says defender

Defender Mikael Lustig felt his side deserved at least a point against Bayern Munich in midweek.

The Hoops were eliminated from the Champions League following a particularly well-contested 2-1 defeat despite fighting back strongly at Celtic Park.

"It's a good performance. We at least deserved one point," Lustig reflected to BBC Scotland. "At least we showed to everyone, and especially to ourselves, that we can play in this level. That's better than before.

"We knew we're going to play against good players, but we pressed them well and created chances to score some goals," he added. "We were fighting back into the game. Overall, the performance is okay."



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Writer:stev
Date:Friday November 3 2017
Time: 4:35PM

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