Celtic thump Hamilton to leapfrog Rangers at the top of the SPL

Celtic 4 – Hamilton 0 (SPL, October 4, 2008) Celtic replaced Rangers at the top of the SPL, thrashing newly-promoted Hamilton. Shunsuke Nakamura put the Hoops ahead before substitute Georgios Samaras doubled their lead. Scott McDonald made it 3-0 in the second-half before Aiden McGeady sealed the emphatic win with Artur Boruc saving a penalty in between.