Celtic completed 3rd in their Champions League staff, gathering simply 3 issues after shedding all 4 conferences with European giants Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain.
Their higher head-to-head file over Anderlecht supposed they completed above the Belgian aspect and drop down to the Europa League.
Ahead of this night’s house conflict in opposition to BATE Borisov (eight.05pm), Arsenal have already gained Group H and are a possible opponent for Celtic in Monday’s draw.
Keown says Celtic want a just right run in the contest to repair some credibility for the Scottish Premiership.
“Napoli are a decent side, Celtic, I would love to see them play, maybe against Arsenal,” he informed BT Sport.
“I believe only for the credibility of their very own Scottish department, they want Celtic to do smartly.
“They didn’t do smartly in the Champions League. It begins to sizzling up, Atletico Madrid in fact will fancy their probabilities.
“Arsenal, of the groups recently in the Europa League, have most likely been the most efficient group.
“But when those groups drop out of the Champions League, it’s going to get tricky now.
“We’re into the last-32 as hostile to the Champions League which is into the last-16.
“It’s extra hurdles to leap over however I believe in February the groups will truly get started to play their most powerful groups.
“Arsenal haven’t carried out that up to now and I be expecting them to do this later in the event.”