Filip Benkovic

Read all the news about Filip Benkovic. Filip Benkovic was born in Zagreb on 13 July 1997 (age 22).

Filip Benkovic Photo: Vagelis Georgariou

From Wikipedia: Filip Benković (born 13 July 1997) is a Croatian footballer who plays as a centre-back for Celtic, on loan from Leicester City.

Filip Benkovic in the news

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“Madness”, “Bring him home” – Loads of Celtic fans react to latest on Filip Benkovic

Celtic fans would love to see former loanee Filip Benkovic back at Parkhead, after they saw him lining up for Leicester’s U-23 side...

67HailHail · 17h

Social media message rules out Celtic’s dream signing

Filip Benkovic’s social media message proves that he doesn’t have an eye on coming back to Celtic.

67HailHail · 17h
Read Celtic · Aug 20

Why a move for former Celtic man appears unlikely after his latest social media post

Filip Benkovic’s inclusion in Leicester City’s Under-23 fixture on Monday night gave some Celtic supporters hope that he may not be part of Brendan Rodgers’ plans this season, and could therefore return to Parkhead before the transfer deadline...

Read Celtic · Aug 20

Benkovic Plays in Front of 620 Fans

FORMER Celtic loan star Filip Benkovic played in front of 620 fans last night after being ignored by Brendan Rodgers for Leicester City’s 18=man squad for the 1-1 draw with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday...

Hoops Step Up Player Search

NEIL LENNON will step up his interest in Rosenborg left-back Birger Meling as the September 2 transfer deadline edges closer.

Read Celtic · Aug 6

Uncertainty at the back for Celtic with defenders’ future’s up in the air

In recent weeks, many Celtic supporters have breathed a little easier, with the signings of Christopher Jullien, Boli Bolingoli and Hatem Abd Elhamed filling the voids left by Dedryck Boyata, Filip Benkovic, Emilio Izaguirre and Mikael Lustig...

Read Celtic · Aug 6

Why Lennon Is Determined To Keep Hold Of This Celtic Defender Amid Interest From AC Milan?

The exit of Dedryck Boyata must have handed Celtic a significant blow, but the club were sharp to react and roped in Christopher Jullien from Toulouse as his successor in the heart of the backline...


CELTIC’S route to nine in a row kicks off this afternoon when St Johnstone visit Parkhead – and Neil Lennon has warned the champions’ squad could be even STRONGER than last season...

Celts Are Here · Jul 22

Could £5m Rated Celtic Star Join Timo Weah? Christopher Galtier Comments

CELTIC have been strengthening their weakened defence this summer after seeing a large number of departures in that area.

Celts Are Here · Jul 22
Celts Are Here · Jul 11

‘No Pyro, No party’ – Kieran Tierney Message to Ex-Celtic Teammate

FILIP BENKOVIC confirmed via social media that there would be no Celtic return this summer after his loan expired at the end of last season.

Celts Are Here · Jul 11

Celtic’s Chances Of Landing This Defender Takes A Hit: Why This Is Actually Not A Blow For Lennon

Celtic had brought in Filip Benkovic on loan last season, and the Croatian defender impressed heavily while playing for the Hoops...

FootballFanCast · Jul 10

“Absolutely gutted” – Some Celtic fans sad as treble winning star posts goodbye message

Filip Benkovic has posted a goodbye message to Celtic fans, suggesting he won’t be returning on loan during the summer transfer window...

FootballFanCast · Jul 10

Filip Benkovic confirms Celtic decision as Leicester City defender posts farewell message

The centre-half spent last season on loan at Parkhead and fans were hopeful he would be returning for another year...

Celts Are Here · Jul 10

Filip Benkovic Sends Message To Celtic Support

FILIP BENKOVIC has posted the message below to Celtic fans which is the clearest indication he won’t be back for a second season.

Celts Are Here · Jul 10
Talking Baws · Jul 10

Filip Benkovic Confirms He Won’t Be Returning to Celtic in Goodbye Instagram Message

Filip Benkovic has confirmed he won’t be returning to Celtic in the forthcoming season via his Instagram account today.

Talking Baws · Jul 10

Benkovic: ‘Giving Up is Not an Option’

FILIP BENKOVIC appears to have vetoed any chance of another loan season at Parkhead, despite failing to make Brendan Rodgers’ 18-man squad for the 1-1 draw with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge at the weekend...

That Bhoy Burke, Lille back for Jozo after £72m Pepe Windfall, Filip Benkovic

ALTERING their Instagram account seems to be a way in which professional footballers can ‘say’ things without breaching any contractual obligations and this is something that the media, the click-bait sites and indeed the internet savvy supporters pick up on...

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