CELTIC’S developmental squad are taking on Hibernian in a closed door game at Lennoxtown this afternoon and the manager will get his first look at signings Afolabi and O’Connor with both starting for the young Celtic side.
Frimpong isn’t in the mix yet and Luca Connell is also not there due to injury – assuming Frimpong may have a fitness issue at the moment after his move from Manchester City.
The big news is Daniel Arzani sitting on the bench and looks to be making the final step in his recovery from an ACL injury.
Oko-Flex leads the line again and Liam Burt gets another outting after playing isn’t the Challenge Cup with the colt team.
Celtic have a lot of new young players in their ranks and there’s excitement surrounding the future. Afolabi is a player who could make waves this season if he shows what he can do in these types of games.
Still no Karamoko Dembele with the player still coming back from an injury.