Soccer: Japan forward Maeda on target in big win for Celtic

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Kyodo News

Japan forward Daizen Maeda scored in his second straight Scottish Premier League match Saturday, netting Celtic’s third goal in a 4-0 demolition of 10-man Ross County. Greek striker Giorgos Giakoumakis gave a man-of-the-match performance for the league leaders, heading in a pair of first-half goals and bringing up his hat-trick from the penalty spot in the 61st minute at Celtic Park. Maeda scored from a corner kick in the 26th minute, shedding his marker and redirecting a Giakoumakis header near the back post. Ross County defender Kayne Ramsay was shown a straight red two minutes later after u…

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