Pick Your Celtic XI To Face Aberdeen

 • by Thomas McIlroy
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Celtic will hope to extend their lead atop the Scottish Premiership this weekend when they face second-placed Aberdeen.

The Bhoys currently sit five points clear of the Gers and will extend their advantage should they come out victorious at Celtic Park on Saturday.

After a shock 4-0 thrashing by Hearts last weekend, Celtic got back on track with a 2-0 win over Partick Thistle on Wednesday.

The previous meeting between the two sides this season saw Brendan Rodgers’ men win 3-0 at Pittodrie back in October.

Our unique algorithm has predicted the Celtic side it believes will start the game.

Football Whispers uses data to predict teams’ starting XIs, taking into account injuries, suspensions, the statistical likelihood of a player being selected, the competition the match is in, players’ previous performances and the opponent’s style.

And you can also give it a go yourself. Just click ‘create your own’ on the line-up at the top of the page and pick your ideal XI for the game.You can also see each player’s stats once you’ve selected them.

When you’re happy with your team, press confirm and you’ll be able to share it with your friends via social media.