We reported on Wednesday evening Daizen Maeda is closing in on a loan deal with Celtic with an option to buy. [Read More Here]
Yahoo Japan is also now claiming Yosuke Ideguchi won’t be far behind him as his current club Osaka seek out his replacement before letting go of the player.
Celtic have been looking at the J-League since Ange came into the club and he’s now trying to cherry-pick top talent he believes can play in Scotland and his system.
The Bhoys need reinforcements before the end of the winter break.
The J-League finished their season in December, all players in the league are now enjoying some downtime. You have to hope any players who might be Celtic bound are keeping themselves in decent shape in case the deal goes through.
It would be a long season for anyone coming in from Japan. By the time the whistle blows on the final game of the SPFL season, Kyogo will have played over a season and a half of football. We’re already seeing what it’s doing to his body with the striker pulling up with injuries.