Celtic's Beram Kayal picks up nose injury in Australia

Beram Kayal and Neil Lennon
Kayal is comforted by his manager Lennon as he leaves the field in Perth

Beram Kayal sustained a facial injury during Celtic's 2-0 friendly win over Perth Glory in Australia.

The Israeli, who missed the end of last season with a fractured wrist, took a heavy blow to the nose as he was accidentally caught by an elbow.

After being unable to stem the blood flow, Kayal was replaced by Shaun Maloney before half-time.

Gary Hooper and Charlie Mulgrew scored Celtic's goals as they claimed their first pre-season victory.

Recent signings Kelvin Wilson and Adam Matthews featured for Neil Lennon's side while the Glory line-up included former Celtic and Hibernian midfielder Liam Miller.

Celtic complete their Australian tour against Melbourne Victory on Wednesday.

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