Tuesday 17 October 2017

Celtic confirm the signing of Dedryck Boyata from Manchester City

Manchester City's Dedryck Boyata has joined Celtic
Manchester City's Dedryck Boyata has joined Celtic

Celtic have confirmed the signing of Manchester City defender Dedryck Boyata.

The Parkhead club issued a press release which revealed 24-year-old Belgium international will be presented at a media conference at Celtic Park at lunchtime.

Boyata, who flew into Glasgow on Sunday, is manager Ronny Deila's first summer signing.

He should replace fellow Belgian Jason Denayer, who was on loan from Manchester City, while Deila is keen to keep PFA Player of the Year nominee Virgil van Dijk.

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