The Celtic defender's medical showed a problem and the Bhoys would not allow a loan move.
Stoke City midfielder Charlie Adam has yet to feature in the Premier League so far this season.
The Blues captain was left on the bench in the recent win over Slovakia.
The winger joined Burton Albion on loan before the international break.
The Tottenham Hotspur loanee has been commenting on his difficult transfer to Marseille.
The two sides meet in the Old Firm derby this weekend.
From Britain's next great goalkeeper to England's one-time scapegoat, the second tier is rife with top-level net-guarders.
Tottenham Hotspur came closer than they ever have before to winning the Premier League title last season.
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers worked with Rangers midfielder Jordan Rossiter at Liverpool and defender Rob Kiernan at Watford.
Aston Villa are just where Ian Holloway said they would be.
Circumstances had combined to strengthen Lee Westwood’s case for Ryder Cup inclusion even before his form in marquee events which suddenly renders an appearance for the Englishman at Hazeltine in September as a no-brainer.
Eddie Jones has ruled out any prospect of him coaching the British & Irish Lions next year, despite having guided England to an unprecedented series win over the Wallabies.