Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers believes the absence of live TV coverage of Wednesday night’s Edinburgh derby denied Scottish football a chance to promote itself in a positive light.
Brendan Rodgers has called on Scottish match officials to offer greater protection to his players and has claimed that careers could be ended by the type of challenges made against them in recent matches.
Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths is fit again, having featured for just 15 minutes so far in 2017, while Accies' injury list shortens.
Brendan Rodgers pointed to the fate of former Celtic defender John Kennedy as he called for referees to protect his players following a 'horrendous' tackle on left-back Kieran Tierney.
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers has indicated he will seek assurances over the protection of his players from the Scottish Football Association.
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers calls for referees to do more to protect his players from dangerous challenges.
Brendan Rodgers pointed to the fate of former Celtic defender John Kennedy as he called for referees to protect his players.
Former Celtic boss Martin O’Neill insists the current Rangers first-team is the weakest he’s ever seen.