Mikael Lustig

Read all the news about Celtic hero Mikael Lustig. Mikael Lustig was born in Umea, Sweden on 13 December 1986 (age 32).

Mikael Lustig Photo: Vagelis Georgariou

On 23 November 2011, Celtic announced that they had signed Lustig on a pre-contract. He officially joined the club on 1 January 2012. He made his debut for Celtic on 3 March, in a 1–1 draw with Aberdeen. He scored his first goal for the Hoops in a 2–2 home draw against Hibernian on 1 September 2012. He was also initially credited with Celtic’s second goal that day, although it was later given as an own goal. On 17 July 2013, Lustig opened the scoring in Celtic’s 3–0 away victory in the second round of qualifying against Cliftonville in the Champions League.

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The Celtic Star · Jul 22

Is Erik Sviatchenko Heading to Ibrox? It looks very likely

Former Celtic defender, Erik Sviatchenko, is in line for a return to Ibrox with FC Midtjylland drawing Steven Gerrard’s side in the 3rd Round of the Europa League Qualifiers...

The Celtic Star · Jul 22
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
Herald Scotland · Jul 22

Can Hatem Abd Elhamed be the one to replace Mikael Lustig for Celtic?

HATEM ABD ELHAMED may not quite yet officially be a Celtic player, with the defender facing an anxious wait to see if he will be granted a work permit in order to finalise his £1.6m move from Israeli side Hapoel Be’er Sheva, but with a little help from his friends, he is expected to be able to put pen to paper shortly...

Herald Scotland · Jul 22
Evening Times · Jul 22

Can Hatem Abd Elhamed be the one to replace Mikael Lustig for Celtic?

HATEM ABD ELHAMED may not quite yet officially be a Celtic player, with the defender facing an anxious wait to see if he will be granted a work permit in order to finalise his £1.6m move from Israeli side Hapoel Be’er Sheva, but with a little help from his friends, he is expected to be able to put pen to paper shortly...

Evening Times · Jul 22

Former Celtic hero could be set to renew Ibrox hostilities

Mikael Lustig could be set for an early return to Scotland, and a clash against Rangers, with new side Gent in the Europa League...

Soccerlens · Jul 20

Celtic must hijack deal for 24-year-old international wanted by PL club

originally posted on Sportslens.com It is no secret that Celtic need to bolster their defence this summer, and signing a right-back is a priority.

Soccerlens · Jul 20

Celtic set to sign Hatem Abd Elhamed

Celtic look set to sign a right back, with the addition of Hatem Abd Elhamed from Israeli club Hapoel Be’er Sheva.

Caught Offside · Jul 20

Celtic agree £1.6m fee for player who could complete their starting XI

Ever since Mikael Lustig left in the summer, Celtic have been desperately searching for a right-back to replace him.

Caught Offside · Jul 20

Mikael Lustig warned Celtic against Filip Helander bid claims former Partick Thistle boss

Gerry Collins claims the new Rangers defender was on Celtic’s radar, but former stalwart Lustig advised the Hoops against a move...

Mikael Lustig reportedly warned Celtic off signing Rangers new boy

Just days after Rangers unveiled new signing Filip Helander as Steven Gerrard’s most expensive signing during his time at the Ibrox club, it appears that Celtic had their eye on the Swedish defender first, but were warned off him by Mikael Lustig.Helander joined Rangers last week in a deal worth up to £3.5 million and was quickly labelled as the bargain of the summer by Gerrard and that he is a carbon copy of former Celtic defender Virgil van Dijk.But it appears fellow Swedish team mate Mikael Lustig doe...

Celts Are Here · Jul 17

Mikael Lustig’s Intervention Stopped Celtic Signing Ibrox Man

RockSport football pundit Gerry Collins made the claim Celtic were looking at Ibrox new boy Filip Helander only for them to seek out information on the Swede from Mikael Lustig who told Celtic NOT to move for him...

Celts Are Here · Jul 17
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