BRENDAN RODGERS has hit back at claims by Craig Levein that players need protection from Scott Brown.
The Hearts manager, clearly still rattled by the hammering his side took at Celtic Park on Tuesday night told the media that Scott Brown meant to injure Harry Cochrane in a roundabout way.
Speaking at today’s press conference the Celtic manager defended his captain and questioned Levein’s team choice.
Brendan Rodgers 100% refutes any claim Scott Brown is an aggressive player
Questions whether a 16-year-old should’ve been selected for a game of that magnitude
Says it was the easiest team talk he’s ever had to give in his 101 games at Celtic after last meeting with Hearts pic.twitter.com/ZTn0R0IWMa
— Ronnie Charters (@RonnieCharters) February 1, 2018