Celtic win first trophy of season with 2-0 win against Motherwell

Celtic took the first step towards successive domestic trebles with a 2-0 Scottish Cup final win over 10-man Motherwell at Hampden Park.

Celtic winger James Forrest curled in the opener in the 49th minute before striker Moussa Dembele fired in a contentious penalty on the hour mark, after Motherwell defender Cedric Kipre was sent off for conceding the spot-kick for a foul on Scott Sinclair with the winger appearing to go down rather easily.

There was no way back after that and Brendan Rodgers’ side cruised to the final whistle and the first trophy of the season.

Rogic came on in the 89th minute and made an impact during his brief cameo, forcing Motherwell goalkeeper Trevor Carson into yet another fine save in the 92nd…