Celtic signs Croatia defender Juranovic

Juranovic agreed on a five-year deal with the Scottish club and is now awaiting international clearance.

Croatia defender Josip Juranovic (R) is the eighth player to join Ange Postecoglou's team since the end of last season.   -  GETTY IMAGES

Celtic signed Croatia defender Josip Juranovic from Legia Warsaw on Saturday in a deal worth a reported £2.5 million ($3.4 million).

Juranovic agreed on a five-year deal with the Scottish club and is now awaiting international clearance.

The 26-year-old right-back is the eighth player to join Ange Postecoglou's team since the end of last season.

Jose Mourinho weighs in on Roma's new transfer strategy

Ronaldo staying at Juventus to guarantee goals, says coach Allegri  

He follows Osaze Urhoghide, Liam Shaw, Liel Abada, Joe Hart, James McCarthy, Carl Starfelt and Kyogo Furuhashi to Glasgow.

"We are absolutely delighted to be bringing Josip to the club, and we are sure he will be a great addition to the squad," Postecoglou told Celtic's website.

"As I have said before, everyone at the club has been working hard to add to our squad, and we have made good progress.

"We have so many challenges ahead of us, and Josip will add important quality and depth."

For more updates, follow Sportstar on :