Santi Mina (Valencia) gets on the end of a cross inside the box and sweeps the ball goalwards low towards the middle of the goal, but Scott Bain is well positioned and easily deals with the effort.
Santi Mina (Valencia) sends in a shot from a promising distance after a precise pass. His effort goes inches over the crossbar. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Celtic.
An opponent rises to his feet after being downed by Ferran Torres (Valencia). Deniz Aytekin saw the sliding tackle and blows for a foul. Celtic are given an advantage. They have a free kick.
The Valencia players are exchanging some short passes to try and open up the opposition’s defence and hit them swiftly on the break.
There's an opportunity for Daniel Parejo (Valencia) to deliver the ball into the box from a corner.
Here is a change. Daniel Wass is going off and Marcelino Garcia Toral gives the last tactical orders to Kangin Lee (Valencia).
Santi Mina (Valencia) strikes the ball towards goal, but it fails to reach the target after being well blocked by one of the defenders. The referee points to the corner flag. It's a corner to Valencia.
The referee stops play so that a substitution can be made and Oliver Burke leaves the pitch and Michael Johnston (Celtic) comes on.
GOAL! Daniel Wass meets a cross inside the box and heads the ball across the goal, where Kevin Gameiro (Valencia) lurks and pokes it into the back of the net. 1:0.
Marcelino Garcia Toral has decided to make a change. Kevin Gameiro (Valencia) replaces Ruben Sobrino.
Daniel Parejo (Valencia) goes over to take a corner kick after one of the defenders makes a good clearance.
Kristoffer Ajer (Celtic) performs a sliding tackle but catches his opponent's legs. The referee blows his whistle for an infringement.
It is time for a substitution. Odsonne Edouard (Celtic) is on for James Forrest.
Deniz Aytekin interrupts the game for a tactical foul by Antonio Latorre (Valencia). A free kick has been awarded to Celtic.
Valencia are bossing possession at the moment by exchanging some precise passes from player to player.
It's going to be a corner kick.
Jonathan Hayes (Celtic) is shown a yellow card by the referee.
Daniel Wass (Valencia) controls the ball from the free kick on the edge of the box and releases a strike that could have ended up in the roof of the net but for a magnificent save by Scott Bain.
Mouctar Diakhaby (Valencia) violates the rules and gets a yellow card.
Daniel Parejo (Valencia) takes the ball to the corner flag and sends it into the box.
Goncalo Guedes (Valencia) latches on to a precise pass and finds himself one-on-one with the keeper. He fires a low shot towards the right side of the net, but Scott Bain leaps like a salmon to deny him.
Daniel Parejo (Valencia) takes the corner kick and sends the ball among a huddle of players inside the penalty area, but one of the defenders clears it to safety.
The linesman raises his flag for offside before Antonio Latorre (Valencia) heads on.
The Valencia players keep the ball and are exchanging a combination of passes. They are waiting for gaps in the defence to open up.
The referee blows his whistle to signal the start of the second half.
Deniz Aytekin has ended the first half by blowing the whistle.
There will be a minimum of 2 min. of added time.
Daniel Parejo (Valencia) is heading toward the corner flag to take the set piece.
Daniel Parejo (Valencia) has a great chance inside the six-yard box, shoots to the roof of the net, but Scott Bain pulls off an exquisite save to deny him. Valencia have a corner.
The referee points to the corner flag and Valencia will take a corner.
Second Yellow Card
Jeremy Toljan (Celtic) must have known he would be sent off for this foul, but he had to stop the opponent at all costs. Deniz Aytekin shows him a second yellow card and the game has ended for him.
Jonathan Hayes (Celtic) peels away from his marker to receive a lofted pass, but sends his rocket of a shot just wide of the left post from inside the box. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Valencia.
Jozo Simunovic (Celtic) peeled away from his marker and got on the end of the resulting corner, but he sends his header straight at the goalkeeper.
Ryan Christie (Celtic) will take the corner.
Some great controlled play and passing in the middle of the pitch from Celtic.
A yellow card for a tackle by Jeremy Toljan (Celtic). Deniz Aytekin doesn't hesitate at all to make this decision.
Deniz Aytekin shows a yellow card to Scott Brown (Celtic), who isn't surprised as the tackle was really hard and late.
Problems for Marcelino Garcia Toral as Ezequiel Garay is not able to play anymore. His injury is too serious and Francis Coquelin (Valencia) replaces him.
Ezequiel Garay (Valencia) is clearly asking for some medical attention with his painful gestures. The extent of his injury is yet to be discovered.
Ruben Sobrino (Valencia) sends in a pass which fails to reach any of his teammates.
Celtic control the tempo of the game by exchanging some accurate short passes.
Kristoffer Ajer (Celtic) beats the defender to the ball in the box and shoots, but the ball flashes high over the bar. The ball goes out of play and Valencia will have a goal kick.
Ryan Christie (Celtic) will try to find the head of one of his teammates from a corner kick.
Neat passing move from Celtic in order to create new attacking opportunities.
Ferran Torres (Valencia) is adjudged offside.
Valencia seem to be finding their feet as they enjoy some possession. They are waiting for the right moment to create new attacking opportunities.
Here we go, today's match is starting right now.
The players are on the pitch and Celtic will have the kick-off.
Deniz Aytekin will referee today's match.
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