The Dons, who knocked the Hoops out of the Scottish Cup earlier this month, host Neil Lennon’s side at Pittodrie Stadium as they sit 24 points behind the Scottish champions-elect.
However, McInnes is not running scared of the dominant Bhoys who have kept 13 clean sheets in a row to be just 96 minutes short of Edwin van der Sar’s British record of 1,311 minutes without conceding a goal.
"It's the perfect game for us," he said. "Any time Celtic come to town it's always eagerly anticipated and it's a good challenge for us.
"Celtic deserve huge credit for their league form this season. Fraser Forster's record is something he should be really proud of. I think that says a lot about the team rather than just the individual as well.
"They are quite a formidable opponent but it's a game that as a player, a manager or a supporter, you are always looking forward to.
"I think we should go into the game looking forward to it and I think we should go into the game with confidence, certainly based on our performances against Celtic this season.
"The games have all been tight and winning the game a couple of weeks ago was a great boost for us in terms of our confidence and our belief going into the game for the players.”
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