Date: 31st December 2020 at 2:20pm
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Some Celtic fans have been fuming at an injury update involving Christopher Jullien that recently emerged on social media.

Sky Sports journalist Anthony Joseph has recently relayed an update about Jullien’s injury. The Frenchman was stretchered off in Celtic’s 3-0 win over Dundee United in the Premiership. Joseph’s tweet stated that the defender has some bruising and swelling around his knee area and Celtic will assess him for fitness before the upcoming Old Firm derby.

Will Jullien be fit to feature against Rangers?

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The journalist’s tweet caught the attention of many Celtic supporters, who aired their thoughts about Jullien’s injury.

What did Celtic fans make of this injury update about Jullien?

Looked like amputation such was the meal he made it. 6ft 5in and made of glass.

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Hopefully the Big Man makes it@Chri6ViF Mon the Hoops
Softest CB ever man

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Man up big man. Get the ice on it and you’ll be fine. Imagine big Cesar with that. Nothing would stop him playing on Saturday.

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Jullien had suffered a back injury earlier in the season, as he had missed as many as 13 games in all competitions. To get rid of the issue, the Frenchman had gone to Germany to seek a specialist and get some treatment done.
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In the current campaign, the defender has made a total of 14 appearances in all competitions for the Bhoys. He has also scored three goals. He’s played nine times in the league, scoring once (as per Transfermarkt). Some other Celtic fans also talked about the news involving Jullien.
Bruising and swelling around the knee doesn’t sound that bad tbh, get it iced, he’ll be sound

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He’s gonna have bruising and swelling around his eyes if he don’t play Saturday

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In his games in the Premiership season, Jullien has racked up an impressive rating of 7.46 so far. He has been the club’s second-highest rated player in the campaign and that shows his importance at the Parkhead-based side (as per Whoscored).

Celtic are currently 16 points behind the Gers in the table and because of that, the Old Firm will be a very important game. Because of Jullien’s performances, his fitness could affect the tie’s outcome.