This was Fraser Forster’s fi­nal

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The gi­ant English­man was emo­tional when he earned a Europa League win against Lazio re­cently but it turned out he was just get­ting started.

At times yes­ter­day, his was a one-man rear­guard ef­fort to keep Celtic in the cup.

While he par­ried a long ranger bril­liantly away from a Ryan Jack ef­fort, he mainly tor­mented the ef­forts of Al­fredo More­los to score his maiden Old Firm match.

Twice he was equal to closerange driven an­gled strikes from the Colom­bian in the first pe­riod, while an­other squirmed away from his body and was hacked clear by Jonny Hayes.

He beat out an­other header from the Rangers tal­is­man, then pro­duced the piece de re­sis­tance as he dive to his right to defy More­los’ poorly aimed spot kick. Eleven matches, no goals against

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