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 25). 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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67HailHail · Aug 19

Alarming stat offers big Celtic concern

Celtic’s corner threat looks as though it’s back to being non-existent once again.

67HailHail · Aug 19
Transfer Tavern · Aug 16

Report: Celtic likely to offer Croatian player a new deal

Celtic are planning to offer defender Jozo Simunovic a new contract as they attempt to secure his long-term future at the club...

Transfer Tavern · Aug 16
The Dugout · Aug 16

Neil Lennon reveal Celtic pair are doubtful against Dunfermline

Scott Bain had only suffered a dislocated thumb, Lennon confirmed after news broke that Bain could face two months out on the sidelines.

The Dugout · Aug 16

‘You’re not young kids any more’ – Exclusive: McNamara tears into senior Celtic duo v Cluj

EXCLUSIVE Jackie McNamara has torn into Celtic defensive duo Jozo Simunovic and Kristoffer Ajer for their poor game management in their Champions League qualifying defeat to CFR Cluj...

Scotzine · Aug 15

Back Page Bulletin: Celtic Duo Fail ‘Acid Test’, Dons Keeper Move, Hibs Snub Cummings, Whelan Confirms Hearts Deal

CHRIS SUTTON reckons defensive double-act Kristoffer Ajer and Jozo Simunovic let down Neil Lennon during Celtic’s 4-3 Champions League nosedive against Cluj at Parkhead...

Scotzine · Aug 15
Transfer Tavern · Aug 14

Report: Lennon claims Celtic aren’t looking to sell player

Celtic manager Neil Lennon insists that the club have no intention of selling winger James Forrest in the current transfer window.

Transfer Tavern · Aug 14
Soccerlens · Aug 14

Report reveals Lennon’s list of five ‘untouchable’ Celtic stars who won’t be sold

originally posted on Sportslens.com Celtic manager Neil Lennon has an ‘untouchable’ list of players who aren’t up for sale at any price.

Soccerlens · Aug 14

Celtic FC vs CFR Cluj Live Blog: Score and Updates

CFR Cluj Starting XI (4-4-2): Giefrius Arlauskis, Andrei Burca, Paulo Vinicius, Camora, Mateo Susic, Damjan Djokovic, Luis Aurelio, Ciprian Deac, Mihai Bordeianu, Mario Rondon, Billel Omrani Substitutes: Andrei Muresan, Mike Cestor, Yacouba Sylla, George Tucudean, Constantin Paun-Alexandru, Cosmin Vatca, Andrei Peteleu Celtic FC Starting XI (3-4-3): Scott Bain, Jozo Simunovic, Scott Brown (c), Ryan Christie, – The Celtic Bhoys – The Celtic Bhoys – Celtic FC News, Scores and Transfer Rumors...

Confirmed: Johnston, Jozo Return

MIKEY JOHNSTON and Jozo Simunovic return for Celtic in tonight’s crucial Champions League third round qualifier against Cluj at a sell-out Parkhead.

67HailHail · Aug 13

Don’t be surprised if summer signing misses out for Celtic against Cluj

Despite paying £7 million for him in the summer, it would not be a surprise to see Christopher Jullien miss out for Celtic against Cluj.

67HailHail · Aug 13
Transfer Tavern · Aug 13

Report: Celtic receive positive news ahead of Cluj visit

Celtic manager Neil Lennon has indicated that he will have a full squad from which to choose his starting line-up for tonight’s Champions League meeting with CFR Cluj...

Transfer Tavern · Aug 13
67HailHail · Aug 11

‘He is a really good player’ – Celtic boss discusses reported £4m interest in 25-year-old

Neil Lennon doesn’t want Celtic defender Jozo Simunovic to leave the club this summer despite interest from elsewhere, The Telegraph report.

67HailHail · Aug 11
Celts Are Here · Aug 11

Neil Lennon Makes Player Training Admission – Manager Set to Bench £7m Man?

NEIL LENNON has confirmed one player he holds in very high regard at Celtic after Brendan Rodgers cast him aside during his spell manager...

Celts Are Here · Aug 11
67HailHail · Aug 11

Celtic boss hints that star man may not face Cluj

Celtic manager Neil Lennon has hailed the defensive duo of Jozo Simunovic and Kristoffer Ajer as a partnership.

67HailHail · Aug 11
VideoCelts · Aug 11

Lennon reveals key player is on special training programme despite playing

Neil Lennon has revealed that Jozo Simunovic needs a special training programme and isn’t up for the heavy demands of Celtic’s season.

VideoCelts · Aug 11
HITC · Aug 10

Kris Boyd thinks Celtic could move for 22-year-old rival this summer

Neil Lennon’s Celtic could look at Scott McKenna should Jozo Simunovic leave, suggests Kris Boyd...

HITC · Aug 10
67HailHail · Aug 8

Could injury have ended any chance of player leaving Celtic?

It will be intriguing to see what the future holds for Celtic defender Jozo Simunovic over the next few weeks.

67HailHail · Aug 8

Report: Celtic will move for defender pending one condition

Celtic are believed to be considering a move for Aberdeen defender Scott McKenna if other players depart the club before the transfer window closes.

Celtic Will Reignite Interest For Their Long Term Target If This Happens: Will It Be A Good Move From Lennon?

According to the latest reports from Bristol Live, Celtic could once again look to make a move for Aberdeen’s centre half Scott McKenna, but only if either of Jozo Simunovic or Kristoffer Ajer depart from the club this summer...

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