The Sun / FC Copenhagen 3 Celtic 1
THOMAS GRAVESEN took dog’s abuse, his team were howling and they got a hounding.
The midfielder bought to be Celtic’s heartbeat had the homecoming from HELL.
Copenhagen’s first foray into the group stages may have seen them banished out of Europe without the consolation of a UEFA Cup slot but they bowed out with pride.
Benfica were held here, Sir Alex Ferguson’s mighty Manchester United famously vanquished. Celtic? They were destroyed.
Underneath the Parken Stadion’s space-age retractable roof a new surface had been laid yet it still looked patchy in the gnawing cold of a biting evening.
Elsewhere: UEFA.com match review, BBC / FC Copenhagen 3-1 Celtic, Scotsman.com / Celtic left to count cost of defeat, Eurosport / Strachan disappointed with Celtic show.