Christie has been operating within Celtic’s bubble since the start of June and maintained social distancing while on Scotland duty. All players are living in single rooms.
Despite their negative tests the SFA put Christie and Tierney into self-isolation with the midfielder bemused by the move that will see him ruled out of the Glasgow derby.
Christie told the Celtic website:
I am so disappointed by the events of today and the potential effects this could have on my country and club. As I have operated within these protocols for such a long time now, I am well aware of all the rules and social distancing from team mates has become the norm and something I have observed. The situation is very frustrating, particularly as I don’t believe I have done anything wrong.