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Mowbray unveils 'Duncan' and says more buys likely

Tony Mowbray welcomed his latest signing to Celtic and then revealed he has not yet finished in the transfer market.

Denmark striker Morten Rasmussen, 24, completed his switch from Brondby yesterday when he penned a three-and-a-half-year Parkhead contract for an undisclosed fee.

Hoops manager Mowbray has already brought in Ki Sung-Yueng from FC Seoul, Jos Hooiveld from AIK Solna and 19-year-old Thomas Rogne on a free contract from Norwegian side Stabaek during this month's transfer window.

Mowbray, who declared Rasmussen is likely to make his debut in tonight's SPL clash against Hibernian at Parkhead, hinted more signings are likely.

"I sit here happy that we have a balance of strikers that can get the job done," he said.

"Morten's a different type of striker to the ones that we have got (at the club).

"Hopefully, given the opportunity, he can score goals, which will obviously help the team. I am just trying to shape a team and you only get two opportunities to do it (in a season).

"I could sit on my hands and do nothing or I can get started.

"I don't think any manager is ever totally settled and happy.

"You are constantly trying to add and improve to increase competition in all areas of the pitch," added the ex-Hibs boss.

"If good players become available then it is very unlikely that we will turn them down.

"We are working very hard to do that (add more) but it is never easy; there are a lot of parts to come together."

Rasmussen, nicknamed 'Duncan' after former Rangers and Everton striker Duncan Ferguson, is ready to show Hoops fans what he can do against Hibs.

"I played two matches last week with the national team so I feel ready," Rasmussen said.

"I am a box player, I like to be in the box and that's where I score most of my goals.

"I will give all I can and hopefully that is good enough."


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