Jozo Simunovic

Read all the news about Jozo Simunovic of Celtic FC. Position: Defender. Jozo Simunovic was born in Zagreb on 4 August 1994 (age 24). Follow @SimunovicJozo on Twitter.

Jozo Simunovic Photo: Vagelis Georgariou

Jozo Simunovic signed for Celtic on transfer deadline day 2015. The highly rated central defender became Ronny Deila’s eighth signing of the summer, following on from fellow deadline day acquisition Ryan Christie.

Simunovic started his career at Dynamo Zagreb, progressing through their youth ranks before making his senior debut in March 2013. The defender also featured at home for Dynamo against Celtic in last season’s Europa League tie when he was introduced as an 11th minute substitute.

He has also earned international recognition with Croatia’s U21 side, having previously played for his country from age 14.
Simunovic becomes the first Croatian to play for Celtic.

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HITC · Jun 25

Neil Lennon says there’s one Celtic player he needs to manage differently

Continue reading “Neil Lennon says there’s one Celtic player he needs to manage differently” on HITC.

HITC · Jun 25
67HailHail · Jun 23

“If needs must” Lennon confirms we won’t see much of Celtic star in pre-season

Celtic manager Neil Lennon has confirmed that he’ll protect Jozo Simunovic and make sure he isn’t overworked in pre-season.

67HailHail · Jun 23

Simunovic Comes Of Age

Simunovic was a big money signing by Celtic’s standards but four seasons in, he has never really been a nailed-on first choice.

VideoCelts · Jun 10

Celtic reported to be in three way battle for defender

Celtic have history of scouting in Croatia with Jozo Simunovic signed in 2015 from Dinamo Zagreb with the hoops linked with Filip Benkovic before he moved to Leicester City last summer...

VideoCelts · Jun 10
67HailHail · Jun 10

Report: Celtic could be about to re-enter the Croatian market

Celtic look like continuing a Croatian trend with reports that they’re in for Dinamo Zagreb defender Amir Rrahmani.

67HailHail · Jun 10
Soccerlens · Jun 10

Opinion: Celtic must sign £20k-per-week Tottenham man to strengthen key area

originally posted on Sportslens.com Neil Lennon could be in the market for a centre-back as he looks set to lose three defenders at Celtic this summer.

Soccerlens · Jun 10

How the Leagues Were Won: Part 8

ABERDEEN 0 CELTIC 3 (May 4, 2019) MIKAEL LUSTIG got the show on the road with a superb diving header to sizzle an effort beyond the helpless Joe Lewis five minutes before the interval at Pittodrie...

Celtic FC · May 26

Simunovic: Treble Treble success will take time to fully sink in

JOZO Simunovic admitted it will take time for him to fully comprehend what he and his team-mates have achieved in recent seasons following Celtic’s Treble Treble success...

Celtic FC · May 26
The Celtic Star · May 26

Watch what happened at Lisbon’s Estádio Nacional yesterday as the Hoops beat Porto

JOZO SIMUNOVIC – Celtic’s current number 5 rose to head home the crucial winner against Kilmarnock on the 67th minute in the club’s first game after Billy McNeill passed away...

The Celtic Star · May 26
Soccer Souls · May 22

Celtic simply cannot afford to lose their 24-year-old key star for £4m – would be a disaster

Celtic FC opinion: Alaves want Jozo Simunovic – Good move? According to a report in the Scottish Sun, Spanish side Alaves want to sign Celtic centre-back Jozo Simunovic during this summer’s transfer window.

Soccer Souls · May 22

Jozo No Go

JOZO SIMUNOVIC has been linked with La Liga outfit Alaves, but it is highly unlikely Celtic will be interested in doing business with the Spanish side...

Celts Are Here · May 23

Trio Miss Training – Neil Lennon Provides Major Scottish Cup Final Injury Update

NEIL LENNON has quelled fears of Scott Brown or anyone else missing the Scottish Cup final even though three players sat out training on Thursday morning ahead of Saturday’s game...

Celts Are Here · May 23
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