The Norway international hit 7 goals in 20 appearances last term in a campaign impacted by a foot injury and after that cut short by coronavirus.
Celtic have actually maintained Mohamed Elyounoussi on another season- long loan.
The Southampton winger struck 7 goals in 20 appearances last term in a campaign impacted by a foot injury and after that cut short by the coronavirus pandemic.
However the 25- year-old will get a further possibility to impress the Celtic fans after the club validated his new loan offer.
Reports in Norway recently declared he had an option in between going on loan to Celtic or Real Betis next season and the large man has actually chosen to remain in Scotland.
The Norway international was a ₤16 million finalizing from Basel in the summer of 2018 however just made 11 begins in his debut season for Southampton.
Celtic manager Neil Lennon just recently declared it was not impractical that both Elyounoussi and Southampton team- mate Fraser Forster might be back at Parkhead next season.
Forster impressed throughout his season- long loan with Celtic however the goalkeeper has actually 2 years left on his Saints offer.
Celtic have actually likewise been linked with a capacity move for another England goalkeeper, Joe Hart, following his departure from Burnley.
The 33- year-old just made 3 appearances for the Clarets this season, all in the FA Cup.
Scott Bain is the only knowledgeable goalkeeper on Celtic’s books following the departure of Craig Gordon to Hearts.