Kilmarnock: Could Steve Clarke's side 'do a Leicester' and win Scottish Premiership?


Media playback is not sustained on this device Celtic midfielder Ryan Christie believes it is “prematurely to claim “whether current leaders Kilmarnock could go on to win the Scottish Premiership.Steve Clarke’s side leapfrogged Rangers on Wednesday to become the fourth different table-toppers this season after

their 2-0 sway Livingston.It is the very first time the Ayrshire side have led the leading flight beyond the first 10 games given that they won the title on the final day of the 1964-65 period – they were additionally briefly leading after 9 matches in 1998.

“It is just the beginning of December as well as there is such a large run of games for everybody leading up to the winter season break,” noted Christie

“After the break, then you can begin speaking about it. But they have actually been playing very, extremely well and also the manager there has done an amazing job.”

Coming close to 14 months because he took cost, former West Bromwich Albion and Analysis employer Clarke has actually produced a level of consistency to rival Brendan Rodgers’ reigning champs, that they encounter at Celtic Park on Saturday.

Since the turn of the year, Kilmarnock have accumulated more points than any type of Premiership group, albeit they have played extra matches than the two Glasgow sides.