Celtic 2-1 Barcelona: Fraser Forster Hailed As The Great Wall By Spanish Press

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Celtic's 2-1 Champions League victory against Barcelona at Parkhead was owed heavily to the brilliance of goalkeeper Fraser Forster, and the Spanish press have paid their own tribute to 'the great wall'.

Forster repelled the Catalans 14 times as they peppered his goal with 25 shots throughout the 90 minutes. The former Newcastle United goalkeeper was only breached by Lionel Messi in stoppage-time.

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Mundo Deportivo's splash

And Mundo Deportivo, the Catalan sports daily paper, has nicknamed the English stopper la gran muralla after his Celtic Park heroics.


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Catalan daily sports newspaper, Mundo Deportivo, describes Fraser Forster as 'La Gran Muralla' - The Great Wall.

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