• Celtic coach stops Efe Ambrose from joining Nigeria’s Olympic squad

    Celtic coach stops Efe Ambrose from joining Nigeria’s Olympic squad

    Samson Siasia’s bid to take Efe Ambrose to the Olympics in Rio has been quashed by Celtic coach, Brendan Rodgers who is in the midst of a defensive crisis and is loathe to lose another defender.

    Brendan Rodgers is wrestling with injury problems in central defence, with Croatian Jozo Simunovic and Dedryck Boyata likely to miss the start of the Scottish Premiership season.

    Nigeria will play Japan in their first fixture on August 4, just 48 hours before Celtic begin their league […]