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Celtic 5-2 St Johnstone
Scottish Premier League
Saturday, August 22
Marc-Antoine Fortune opened his Celtic goalscoring account with a brace as the Glaswegians bounced back from last week’s defeat to the Gunners with a 5-2 home win over St Johnstone.
It was Fortune who netted first at Celtic Park, before Shaun Maloney bagged a header to give the hosts a two-goal lead.
St Johnstone pulled one back before the break, but Maloney added Celtic’s third eight minutes into the second half.
Fortune added his second just a minute later and Scott McDonald made it five with just over 15 minutes remaining to ensure a comfortable victory for Celtic, though St Johnstone did score a second with 14 minutes left on the clock.Copyright 2013 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source 24 Aug 2009