According to reports in France, Celtic have signed central defender Emile Legault from Auxerre subject to paper work.
Legault, 18, is a Canadian born defender who is yet to play senior football in the latest shake up of the developmental squad.
Here are some notes on the player from Canadian Soccer:
Speaks French. He was four years old when he started playing soccer at AS Saint-Lambert.
He was 16 years old when he made his in the Canadian youth program in 2016 with coach Paul Stalteri, represented Canada at the 2017 CONCACAF Men’s Under-17 Championship in Panama.
The defender has spent two years in Auxerre’s under 17 program.
Celtic have recruited a number of young players this window in order to beef up the youth side of things and hopefully get some players ready for first team football.