Jason Denayer

Jason Denayer was born in Brussels on 28 June 1995 (age 25). Follow @Jasondenayer on Twitter.

On 12 August 2014, Celtic signed Denayer on a season-long loan from Manchester City. Denayer revealed that Vincent Kompany and Patrick Vieira played a vital role for him in joining Celtic. He was one of Ronny Deila’s first major signings as manager of Celtic.

He scored on his debut and was named man of the match in a 6–1 victory at home to Dundee United in the Scottish Premiership. Four days later, on 20 August 2014, Denayer made his Champions League debut, in a 1–1 draw against Maribor, where he was part of the starting line-up. His second goal came in a 2–1 win over Aberdeen on 13 September 2014. The defender scored again for Celtic on 18 October 2014, in a 5–0 win over Ross County. By the end of December, Denayer had made 17 appearances for Celtic and formed a solid partnership with Virgil van Dijk in central defence. Denayer commented about playing alongside Van Dijk: “We play well together and he is a very good player”, adding “I am also learning from him as well. He has more experience than me and he knows what to say to me. I listen to him because I know he can help make me a better player.”

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Read Celtic · Oct 12, 2020

Celtic fans react to Boyata and Denayer’s England display

Celtic Quick News · Jul 18, 2020

Lyon 2 Celtic 1: Hoops Hiccups in Loss

Indy Celts · Jul 18, 2020

Dembele and Denayer named vs Celtic

VideoCelts · Jun 28, 2020

All Over Folks- Another Invincible decides to move on

The Celtic Star · May 12, 2020

Celtic tipped to make another loan approach for £9.5m ace after missing out in January

67HailHail · Mar 20, 2020

Jason Denayer knew Celtic teammate Virgil Van Dijk would be successful

67HailHail · Mar 19, 2020

Jason Denayer talks up Celtic and reveals Patrick Viera conversation

Talking Baws · Mar 19, 2020

Jason Denayer Recalls How Patrick Vieira Told Him He Had to Join Celtic

Evening Times · Mar 19, 2020

Jason Denayer reveals Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira sold him on Celtic move

Daily Record · Mar 19, 2020

Jason Denayer on the Patrick Vieira order that sparked Celtic loan

Celts Are Here · Mar 19, 2020

Patrick Vieira Sold £5m Former Celt on Parkhead Move

67HailHail · Oct 6, 2019

“What a coup” Celtic hero would love Premier League wonderkid at Parkhead

67HailHail · Aug 12, 2019

Mixed fortunes for ex-Celtic stars but a few are proving to be top assets for clubs

Celtic Quick News · Aug 1, 2019

Van Dijk Wins Battle of Old Bhoys

The Celtic Star · Mar 14, 2019

Gushing, Two Faced Tom English and Liverpool’s ‘vastly over-rated’ Virgil van Dijk

Celtic Quick News · Feb 4, 2019

Ex-Celts Combine to Shock Psg

Celts Are Here · Dec 2, 2018

Celtic Set For Transfer Boost With New FIFA Rules

Celtic Quick News · Nov 16, 2018

Boyata transformation is beyond belief

Transfer Tavern · Nov 7, 2018

Signed for just £5.85m: Celtic missed a golden opportunity to sign the next Van Dijk – opinion

Daily Record · Nov 5, 2018

Watch former Celtic striker Moussa Dembele take out Jason Denayer with ‘10-pin bowling’ tackle

HITC · Oct 18, 2018

International manager lauds impressive partnership that Celtic could have had

Daily Record · Oct 18, 2018

Celtic star Dedryck Boyata hailed as Belgium’s future by boss Roberto Martinez

FootballFanCast · Sep 21, 2018

Opinion: Lawwell made a ludicrously bad transfer call this summer that he should be regretting

Soccerlens · Sep 20, 2018

23-year-old’s UCL display suggests Celtic missed out on a golden opportunity to sign him

The Celtic Star · Aug 29, 2018

French rumour, Lyon agree Dembele deal at £22.5million

Transfer Tavern · Aug 28, 2018

Report: Celtic considering loan move for £1.35m-rated Manchester City man

Soccerlens · Aug 24, 2018

Report suggests Rodgers’ transfer plan for 25-year-old, player open to Celtic move

Read Celtic · Aug 24, 2018

Rivals battling it out to sign wantaway Celtic star

Football Hitz · Aug 21, 2018

Huge Blow: Why Celtic will regret not signing £25,000-a-week PL midfielder

Talking Baws · Aug 21, 2018

Ex-Celt Jason Denayer Reportedly Getting £36,000 Per Week at Lyon

Celtic Quick News · Aug 21, 2018

Denayer Deal Done

Celtic Quick News · Aug 21, 2018

Denayer Deal Done

Inside Futbol · Aug 21, 2018

Celtic Target Jason Denayer Completes Lyon Move

90min.com · Aug 21, 2018

Jason Denayer Joins Lyon From Man City in Permanent Deal After 5 Years at Etihad Stadium

The Sun · Aug 21, 2018

Manchester City defender Jason Denayer joins Lyon on permanent deal

Inside Futbol · Aug 20, 2018

Lyon In Final Stages of Capturing Celtic Target Jason Denayer, Several Details To Be Agreed

Football Hitz · Aug 20, 2018

Medical Scheduled: Celtic Target Sets For £15m Championship Move

HITC · Aug 20, 2018

Celtic missing out on Jason Denayer could be a blessing in disguise

The Celtic Star · Aug 20, 2018

Confirmed! Jason Denayer completes Lyon move

Soccerlens · Aug 18, 2018

Celtic suffer huge transfer blow as 23-year-old target agrees move to top-tier club

HITC · Aug 18, 2018

There has been development on Celtic’s reported £25k-a-week target

Read Celtic · Aug 18, 2018

Disappointment for Celtic as central defender set to join Lyon

Celts Are Here · Aug 18, 2018

Celtic Target Set to Sign for French Giants

The Sun · Aug 18, 2018

Manchester City defender Jason Denayer agrees Lyon switch in blow to Celtic

The Celtic Star · Aug 18, 2018

Lyon win race to sign Belgium defender – Denayer, not Boyata!

Inside Futbol · Aug 17, 2018

Big Blow For Celtic As Lyon Supremo Confirms Bhoys Target Set To Sign

HITC · Aug 17, 2018

Celtic signing reported target could spark their season into life

HITC · Aug 17, 2018

Celtic signing reported target could spark their season into life

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