Latest News

Celtic delighted by latest Furuhashi news

|
Image for Celtic delighted by latest Furuhashi news

were quick to share their joy as scored on his farewell appearance for Vissel Kobe.

The bound winger opened the scoring in the 29th minute against Cerezo Osaka following news of his £4.6m move to Scotland.

It was something of a surprise when Furuhashi was named to start the match but his appearance and goal provide reassurance that he is fit and on form for his arrival in Europe.

Celtic will be watching closely the timetable of his arrival with the club able to make two changes before 11pm on Monday to the squad registered with UEFA for the ties against Midtjylland.

Quarantine regulations would almost certainly rule Furuhashi out of the first leg but with the return match not to be played until July 28 there is an outside chance that he could feature at some stage in Denmark.

Share this article

After almost ten years in mainstream newspapers, mainly with the Sunday Mirror, I was a casualty in the first phase of newspaper redundancies and other circumstances created by 'media giants' Trinity Mirror.
Whilst maintaining newspaper involvement through the Evening Herald in Dublin, the internet is without doubt the place to be.
Without time or space deadlines the internet provides the ideal platform to develop opinion and break news tailored towards any particular audience.
As a lifelong Celtic supporter it is of course rarely a hardship to get close to the action and news involving our great club