Roy Keane has branded Celtic’s house defeat to Anderlecht within the ultimate spherical of Champions League team fits as ‘simply now not applicable’.
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The Republic of Eire No 2 and previous Hoops midfielder took factor with Brendan Rodgers’ feedback after the sport, after the ex-Liverpool supervisor insisted his avid gamers ‘deserved a large amount of credit score’.
Rdogers added: “They gained’t really feel just right this night as a result of we’ve misplaced the sport however should you glance over the process the six video games: we had an excellent end result in the market [in Belgium], we’ve installed some respectable performances, now not were given the consequences.
“This night the most productive workforce gained. The avid gamers have completed their total goal, to get to the Europa League. We’ve performed that having been the fourth seed within the team, it’s an excellent testomony to the real avid gamers getting via.
“Like I say, there’s nonetheless a hell of a large number of paintings to do.”
However Keane, summarising for ITV at the channel’s Champions League highlights display, rubbished Rodgers’ take at the sport, pronouncing: “I feel the important thing to control at the moment is to set your requirements in reality, in reality low and also you’ll be within the sport for a very long time.
“I assumed it was once a stunning end result, a in reality, in reality deficient efficiency. Brendan’s speaking there about it being an excellent success. It’s now not simply applicable for Celtic, it in reality isn’t’.
“Dropping at house to Anderlecht? Come on, give me a destroy.”
Celtic certified for the Europa League knockout phases regardless of successful only one fit and completing with a objective distinction of minus 13 from Team B.
Keane has ceaselessly puzzled Celtic’s mindset in Ecu video games and warned that they weren’t studying from their errors after their defeat to Bayern Munich in October.
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