Celtic 3-0 Ross County: Odsonne Edouard double helps move hosts five points clear
Celtic vs Ross Co
3:00pm Saturday 25th January
Celtic moved five points clear at the peak of the Scottish Premiership with a triumph at home.
Following Keith Watson introduced Michael Johnston the scoring opened with a 37th-minute penalty, converted low into the perfect corner.
Odsonne Edouard led house in the 65th minute in the McGregor corner the next three minutes after.
Although their Old Firm rivals have two matches in hand, the first of which will be at side Hearts on Sunday victory moved the hosts further clear of Rangers.
Despite getting the lead, since second-bottom Hamilton went down to Livingston hearts remained four points adrift.
Goals from Lyndon Dykes and Craig Sibbald needed them trailing at the break, although shaun Want put the hosts in the front.
Sam Woods levelled before a Steven Lawless penalty in the 62nd minute plus a Scott Pitman attempt the contest settled.
While David Wotherspoon’s 83rd-minute winner earned Hibernian held to a goalless draw third-placed Motherwell.
Alistair McCann opener had been phased out by chris Burke’s 22nd-minute penalty for Killie.