Celtic, Dundee draw 2-2

Updated: 25 February 2007 10:38 IST

Celtic scored two late goals to draw 2-2 with Dundee United and Hearts beat Hibernian 3-2 on Tuesday in the Scottish Premier League.

Celtic, Dundee draw 2-2

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Celtic scored two late goals to draw 2-2 with Dundee United and Hearts beat Hibernian 3-2 on Tuesday in the Scottish Premier League. Forward Shunsuke Nakamura curled in the equalizer for Celtic in the 80th, two minutes after Darren O'Dea headed in his team's first goal off a free kick from Nakamura. David Robertson gave Dundee United the lead in the 17th with a header, before Collin Samuel made it 2-0 in the 58th. Celtic leads with 52 points, Aberdeen has 37 and Rangers, which plays Inverness Caledonian Thistle on Wednesday, has 35. In the Edinburgh derby, Saulius Mikoliunas scored the winning goal for Hearts in the 70th minute, after Hibernian's Dean Shiels made it 2-2 with a penalty kick in the 61st. Hearts earlier went 2-0 ahead with goals from Paul Hartley and Edgaras Jankauskas in the 2nd and 49th minutes. New Zealand international Chris Killen scored in the 55th for Hibernian. Aberdeen beat Kilmarnock 3-1 to move into sole possession of second place over Rangers. Chris Maguire scored on his debut with the 17-year-old curling in a goal from 25 meters (yards) in the sixth. Barry Nicholson and Steve Lovell also scored for Aberdeen, while Steven Naismith got Kilmarnock's only goal. In Tuesday's other games, Motherwell beat Dunfermline 2-0 and St Mirren defeated Falkirk 1-0.

Topics : Football Celtic
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