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‘No Complaints’ ‘A Reality Check’ Celtic Fans On Social Media Disappointed Following Youth Cup Defeat

Celtic lost out to Rangers in the FA Youth Cup yesterday evening following a topsy-turvy final at Hampden Park.

The Gers came out 3-2 winners but it doesn’t tell the whole story as the Hoops came from 2-0 down to level after halftime.

Fans on Twitter had a debate about the youngsters coming through the ranks at Celtic Park:

It’s not fair to judge young players on one game. There is some promise in the youth ranks, with the likes of Karamoko Dembele, Armstrong Okoflex and Cameron Harper looking like good prospects.

Manager Neil Lennon has even hinted that Dembele could feature for the first team before the end of the season after being very impressed by the 16-year-old’s performances:

“If all things go well you may see him around before the end of the season. I am a big fan of his. I like his style. I would like to get him integrated into the first team squad sooner rather than later but he still has a bit of work to do.”

Whether we’ll see the winger in the Hoops shirt for a Premiership fixture may depend on when Celtic sew up the title. They are just one point away from clinching their eighth in a row.