Biton signs for Celtic

Nir Biton has signed a four-year contract with SPL champions Celtic.

The Ashdod midfielder had trials with Manchester City and Spurs last season, and he joins the Glasgow giants a day after they were drawn in the Champions League group of death alongside Barcelona, AC Milan and Ajax.

Having impressed at the Euro under-21 Championships in Israel in June, the 21-year-old holding midfielder joins compatriot Beram Kayal at Celtic Park.

Last updated: 1:37pm, August 30 2013