Celtic beat St Mirren to advance to the semi-finals of the Scottish Cup. Oh Hyun-kyu also came on as a substitute in the second half and reported his debut goal.
Celtic won 5-1 against St Mirren in the 5th round (8th round) of the 2022-2023 Scottish Cup held at Celtic Park in Glasgow at 2:30 am (Korean time) on the 12th. With this, Celtic succeeded in advancing to the quarter-finals.
The home team, Celtic, had Joao Philippe, Kyogo Furuhashi, and Daizen Maeda in the 4-3-3 formation. Aaron Moy, Callum McGregor and David Turnbull stood in midfield, while Alistair Johnston, Cameron Carter Vickers, Carl Starfeld and Greg Taylor formed the back four. Joe Hart guarded the goal.
St Mirren started in a 5-3-2 formation with Curtis Maine, Alex Grieves, Mark O’Hara, Alexandros Gogić, Keanu Beckers, Scott Tenzer, Richard Taylor, Declan Gallagher, Marcus Fraser, Ryan Strain and Trevor Carson. .
Celtic took the lead through Maeda’s goal in the 14th minute. After Moi penetrated the box, he slid and gave a grounder cross. Maeda pushed it with his toe and scored the opening goal. The first half ended with a 1-0 Celtic lead. 토토사이트
In the 17th minute of the second half, Oh Hyun-kyu stepped on the ground instead of Philippe. He was joined by Matt O’Lily and Hata Te Leo. In the 25th minute of the second half, Oh Hyeon-gyu received a cross, passed the goalkeeper, and shot with his left foot, but was blocked by the defender’s physical defense.
Celtic ran away with an extra goal. After a video review in the 29th minute of the second half, a penalty kick was awarded, and Leo broke the net as a kicker. Richard Taylor was sent off for a foul, giving Celtic a numerical advantage.
In the 34th minute of the second half, Celtic scored the third goal. The main character was Oh Hyun-gyu. When a colleague’s left-footed shot hit the goalkeeper’s hand, he instantly appeared from behind the defender and pushed a right-footed shot into the corner of the goal. This is his first goal since moving to Celtic.
Mirren also made up for one goal. A penalty kick was awarded in the 43rd minute of the second half, and Mark O’Hara scored a comeback goal.
However, Celtic scored two more goals to end the match. In the 45th minute of the second half, Matt O’Reilly put a wedge in the victory with a left-footed mid-range shot. In the 4th minute of extra time in the second half, Leo scored an additional goal, making it 5-1. Oh Hyeon-gyu also aimed for a goal with a left-footed shot in extra time, but left regret by hitting the side net.