Scottish Premier League roundup: Celtic beat 10-man Aberdeen

SPL roundup: Victory for Celtic
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There are wins for Celtic, St Johnstone and Inverness Caledonian Thistle in the Scottish Premier League.

Celtic claimed a 2-0 win over Aberdeen at Pittodrie Stadium in the lunchtime kickoff in the Scottish Premier League.

Goals from Kris Commons and James Forrest helped Neil Lennon's men to victory, with Aberdeen keeper Jamie Langfield seeing red for the home side.

St Johnstone claimed the biggest win of the day as they beat Ross County 4-0 thanks to goals from Nigel Hasselbaink, David Wotherspoon and two from Stevie May.

Inverness Caledonian Thistle continued their perfect start to the season with a 2-0 victory over Motherwell. Richie Foran and Billy McKay scored the goals that keep the home side top of the league.

Hibernian and Dundee United drew 1-1 at Easter Road as both sides ended with 10 men.

Stuart Armstrong gave the visitors a half-time lead before Gavin Gunning and Kevin Thomson were both sent off. Scott Robertson scored with a long-range strike 10 minutes from time to claim a point for the home side.

St Mirren were held to a 1-1 draw by 10-man Kilmarnock. Kris Boyd gave the visitors the lead before being sent off and the home side soon made their advantage pay when Gary Harkins fired home an equaliser.

Results in full: Aberdeen 0-2 Celtic, Hibernian 1-1 Dundee United, Inverness Caledonian Thistle 2-0 Motherwell, St Johnstone 4-0 Ross County, St Mirren 1-1 Kilmarnock


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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Celtic65101631316
2Aberdeen6420116514
3RangersRangers6321138511
4St Johnstone6321117411
5Motherwell6312109110
6Hibernian6231111019
7Hearts622257-28
8Hamilton AcademicalHamilton62131011-17
9Dundee6114714-74
10Ross County6114513-84
11Partick Thistle6024712-52
12Kilmarnock6024410-62
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