'Maturing all the time': Club legend names the player who 'should be first choice' for Celtic


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Celtic legend Frank McGarvey believes that Leigh Griffiths has acquired it in him to play on the highest degree.

Griffiths has not featured because the end of August. He picked up a collection of niggling injuries since he made his return to the Celtic first group this summer time after an extended absence.

The Bhoys striker has been out with private points and bodily illnesses, however McGarvey believes that Griffiths can nonetheless play at the prime degree due to his pure finishing potential.

Having stated that, the previous Hoops striker McGarvey believes Odsonne Edouard ought to be the first selection striker on the membership.

“There’s no level in being the most effective centre-forward at Parkhead in case you can’t exit and prove that on a weekly basis. And that’s what Leigh’s not doing in the intervening time sadly,” said McGarvey to the Daily Record.

“I like Edouard. He’s maturing on a regular basis and he’s coming into being a pleasant centre-forward. He’s a superb player as nicely – but Griffiths has proved it.

“But you could prove it week in week out and proper now Griffiths shouldn't be doing that and Edouard is. So Edouard ought to be first selection.”

Edouard deserves to be the primary selection 

The 21-year-old striker has been in large type this season, and has scored 9 objectives for the Bhoys in all competitions already.

Edouard has proven the maturity to deal with the strain and carry out in massive video games. He has cemented his place within the aspect, and is significant to Lennon’s plans.

McGarvey is spot on that Edouard is maturing on a regular basis and he is proving it regularly. Griffiths is a vastly skilled striker but right now Lennon should integrate him into the aspect regularly.

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