Kieran Tierney was furious that Ryan Bowman escaped a red card
Tierney was left writhing in agony when his opponent’s studs caught him on the outside of his left knee following a mistimed challenge in the second half of the Hoops’ 2-0 weekend win.
Referee Don Robertson flashed a yellow card at Bowman but his seething victim claimed it should have been an instant dismissal.
Motherwell pair Scott McDonald and Carl McHugh both received straight red cards in recent weeks for similar tackles made with what was deemed excessive force.
Moussa Dembele scored his 27th goal of the season from the spot
Tierney said: “It was a horrible challenge. I thought straight away it was a red card.”
Moussa Dembele scored his 27th goal of the season from the spot in front of watching scouts from Arsenal and Bayern Munich.
Stars who have played in both Scottish and English Premier Leagues
Fri, April 15, 2016
Express Sport takes a look at some of the greatest players who have appeared in both the English and Scottish top flights in recent times
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Express Sport takes a look at some of the greatest players who have played in both the Premier League and the Scottish Premier League (now Scottish Premiership)
James Forrest sealed the win with a terrific goal on a bumpy and sandy Parkhead pitch that manager Brendan Rodgers later claimed was unsuitable for top-level football.
He fears it will only deteriorate further and called on the club’s hierarchy to replace it. “It slows us down and I’ve already conveyed that to the board,” said Rodgers.