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Celtic Park steward catches shot during 3-0 win over Airdrieonians in the Scottish Cup
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VIDEO: Steward catches shot hit into the stands at Celtic in cup win over Airdrieonians

Great handling from stadium official after Dedryck Boyata's wild attempt.

πŸ™Œ Check out the hands from the Celtic steward yesterday!

Plucked out of the sky from 40 yards! πŸ€—#ScottishCup @ScottishCup pic.twitter.com/OPZpdANcJM

— Premier Sports πŸ“Ί (@PremierSportsTV) January 20, 2019

A steward standing high up in the stand behind one of the goals at Celtic managed to catch a shot from Dedryck Boyata that went wildly over the bar.

The Scottish Premiership side played host to semi-professional League One Airdrieonians at Celtic Park on Saturday in a Scottish Cup fourth-round tie.

Making an entrance! Debut and first goal for Tim Weah with @CelticFC! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ™Œpic.twitter.com/HzuO6oOoYD

— U.S. Soccer MNT (@USMNT) January 19, 2019

Celtic defender Dedryck Boyata blazed an attempt at goal high and wide from outside the area early in the first half.

It flew directly towards a steward standing by an entrance to one of the blocks in the stand.

Celtic light show in 4k πŸ”₯ pic.twitter.com/HnMucO7CKb

— Stand up for Celtic (@StandForCeltic) January 19, 2019

But the stadium official caught the ball cleanly and is complimented on his handling by the commentators.

The home side came away with a 3-0 win that included a goal for George Weah’s son, Timothy, on his debut.