Ahead of Celtic’s next game at home to Motherwell, we at Read Celtic will role-play and predict the starting XI.

We will be playing the role of Brendan Rodgers and will be choosing the starting XI, as well as predicting how the team will line-up on the pitch.

It also includes a bit of insight into what we expect from each player, and what they can do to make the difference.

The third meeting between the two sides within a week sees the Steelmen travel to Celtic Park for the first time since last season.

The Hoops won’t be able to bag three wins in a row but three points on Saturday would take their points tally to 39 for the season, as well as their extend their domestic unbeaten run to 67 games.

To understand our prediction, you also need to see the latest team news ahead of the game. Here is our predicted eleven in a 4-2-3-1 formation for Saturday’s match.

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