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Ropey ref Robertson confirms Celtic as the boot boys of Scottish Football

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continued the portrayal of as the boot boys of Scottish football during their comfortable 3-0 win over Ross County.

For the fourth domestic home fixture of the season Ange Postecoglou’s side enjoyed more than 70% possession- while committing more fouls that their opponents.

Despite having the ball for more than twice the amount of time that were in possession Robertson awarded the visitors nine free-kicks against the eight that were given.

As a one off that wouldn’t be much of an issue but it is a repeat of previous home matches this season.

Yesterday the possession stats were 73%-23% in Celtic’s favour, the foul count was 9-8 against the hoops.

Last month in the Premier Sports Cup tie against the possession split was 72%-28% with Celtic committing 14 fouls to the 11 awarded against Hearts.

In contrast at yesterday Steven Gerrard’s side had a 70%-30% split on possession. awarded the dominant visitors 14 fouls with 11 given to St Johnstone.

No Scottish officials took part in the 2021 European Championship Finals.

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