Scottish Premiership: Celtic stretch lead as pressure grows on Van Bronckhorst

Celtic fight back from a goal down to defeat Ross County 2-1Rangers are nine points off the top after 1-1 draw at St MirrenPremiership leaders Celtic came from behind to beat Ross County 2-1 and move nine points clear of Rangers after conceding their fourth penalty for handball in as many games. The victory ensured Celtic exploited the opportunity presented by Rangers’ earlier draw at St Mirren and go into the World Cup break with a commanding lead.David Cancola put County ahead early in the second half at Celtic Park after Matt O’Riley was penalised by the referee, David Munro. Ange Postecoglou stood with his hands covering his mouth in shock after Callum Johnson kicked the ball off O’Riley from close range on the side of the box. The midfielder was moving his arm closer to his body but the decision was backed by video assistant referee, Euan Anderson.

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