New Celtic goalkeeper Ben Siegrist says he was bought on a transfer after listening to supervisor Ange Postecoglou’s imaginative and prescient for the crew.
The 30-year-old, who was out of contract at Dundee United this summer season, has signed a four-year deal on the Scottish Premiership champions.
Siegrist stated one dialog with Postecoglou satisfied him Celtic was the membership to make him a greater participant.
“He simply advised me the vison for the entire soccer crew,” the Swiss goalkeeper stated.
“He stated there are not any ensures and I do know there are not any ensures as a result of I went to Dundee United and there weren’t any ensures and it turned out fairly good.
“I’ve enormous respect for the gamers which are right here as a result of I needed to compete towards them which wasn’t all the time simple.
“We are the champions of Scotland and it is a possibility for me to hitch and I look ahead to integrating myself and bringing my talents into the crew.
“That is the problem I wished.”
He’ll are available in initially as a back-up to Joe Hart who has been handed the primary jersey for the brand new season following the departure of Vasilis Barkas.
However the Swiss keeper, who made 29 appearances for Dundee United final season, insists that doesn’t present a scarcity of ambition from him.
“I clearly look as much as him (Hart),” he stated.
“We have had little chats right here and there after video games and he simply looks like a top-class man.
“It is nice to have the chance to compete with him, it isn’t towards him as it is a goalkeeping union factor.
“As a participant you have to consider in your self and clearly when you’ve got optimistic conversations with the supervisor and also you hear his imaginative and prescient for the entire squad, the entire fanbase.
“It’s a must to believe however I am additionally the kind of one that needs to study, who needs to higher myself, who needs to enhance, who needs to achieve one other proportion to higher my performances.”
Celtic make Bernabei breakthrough
Celtic have made a breakthrough in talks with Lanus of their bid to signal left-back Alexandro Bernabei.
The 2 golf equipment have agreed a £3.75m deal in precept. Bernabei has already stated his goodbyes to team-mates and employees at Lanus.
In the meantime, Ajax have joined the listing of golf equipment for Celtic goal Vinicius Souza.
The defensive midfielder performs for Belgian facet Lommel, who’re a part of the Metropolis Soccer Group.
CFG would like that he was loaned to Celtic, however the resolution might be left as much as the participant and his agent – who’ve some reservations about him shifting to the Scottish Premiership.
PSV, Bologna, Fenerbahce and Membership Brugge are all eager on the Brazilian too.
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