Celtic manager Neil Lennon said overcoming Shakhter Karagandy to book a place in the Champions League was the greatest achievement of his trophy-laden career in football.
Celtic striker Georgios Samaras (L) and defender Mikael Lustig celebrate after scoring a goal on October 23, 2012. Samaras, Kris Commons and James Forrest clinched a 3-0 victory against Shakhter Karagandy to book a place in the Champions League.
Celtic needed goals from Kris Commons, Georgios Samaras and a dramatic stoppage time strike from James Forrest to clinch a 3-0 victory at Celtic Park in the second leg of their play-off match that sent them through on aggregate following a 2-0 defeat in Kazakhstan.
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