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Celtic 3 points off lead in Scotland after 2-0 win at Kilmarnock


GLASGOW, Scotland — Celtic moved to within three points of the lead in the Scottish Premiership by beating 10-man Kilmarnock 2-0 on Sunday.

Swedish striker John Guidetti scored his fifth goal in seven games in the 35th minute with a free kick awarded when Kilmarnock captain Manuel Pascali made a professional foul to earn a red card.

Stefan Scepovic scored the second in the 63rd minute as Celtic climbed to fourth, with a game in hand over surprise leader Hamilton.

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