Both Celtic and PSG charged by Uefa following Champion’s League clash

September 13 2017, 5.05pmUpdated: September 13 2017, 5.18pm
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The Celtic and PSG teams line up ahead of kick-off.

Celtic have been charged by Uefa after a fan invaded the pitch and appeared to kick towards Paris Saint-Germain star Kylian Mbappe during last night’s match.

The supporter ran onto the grass of Celtic Park during the first half of the Champion’s League clash. The Hoops lost the match 5-0.

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Neymar in action for PSG

Action is also being taken against PSG after seats were broken in the stadium.

A Uefa statement said: “Disciplinary proceedings have been opened following the UEFA Champions League group stage match between Celtic FC and Paris Saint-Germain (0-5), played on 12 September in Scotland.

“Charges against Celtic FC: Field invasion – Art. 16 (2) of the Uefa disciplinary regulations.

“Charges against Paris Saint-Germain: Acts of damage (seats broken) – Art. 16 (2).”

“These cases will be dealt with by the Uefa control, ethics and disciplinary body on October 19.”

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PSG’s Kylian Mbappe celebrates his goal

Police Scotland said seven arrests were made at the match..

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