Jul 15, 2014 at 8pm UK at ​KR-vollur
KR Reykjavik
0-1
Celtic

Atlason (67'), Guoni Saevarsson (90')
FT(HT: 0-0)
McGregor (84')

Callum McGregor revels in Celtic winner

Callum McGregor admits that he is "absolutely delighted" to have marked his Celtic debut with the winning goal in Tuesday's 1-0 victory over KR Reykjavik.

Callum McGregor has reflected on his winning goal in Celtic's 1-0 victory over KR Reykjavik in their Champions League qualifier as a "dream come true".

The Scottish giants head into Wednesday's return leg at Murrayfield with a priceless away goal courtesy of McGregor's 83rd-minute winner in Iceland on Tuesday.

It was the 21-year-old's competitive debut for the Bhoys and the midfielder - who joined the club aged nine - admits that he is "absolutely delighted".

"To score in the Champions League for Celtic - I have been there since I was nine years old - was a dream come true," he is quoted as saying by Sky Sports News.

"It was a little bit of relief with it being 0-0 but I was absolutely delighted.

"It was a big night for the club, to strive to get Champions League football again, and that might be the goal that takes us through to the next round so I am absolutely delighted."

Next week's second leg kicks off at 7.45pm.

Callum McGregor of Celtic controls the ball during a pre season friendly match between Brentford and Celtic at Griffin Park on July 20, 2013
Read Next:
Result: Celtic grab late win in Iceland
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Celtic22156148153351
2Aberdeen2213453324943
3RangersRangers22124641251640
4Hibernian229853127435
5Hearts227962119230
6Kilmarnock216872528-326
7St Johnstone217592130-926
8Motherwell2173112632-624
9Hamilton AcademicalHamilton2165103034-423
10Dundee2264122332-922
11Partick Thistle2255121937-1820
12Ross County2245132136-1517
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account