Celtic were so close to signing South African defender Rivaldo Coetzee from Ajax Cape Town.
Celtic's deal for Rivaldo Coetzee fell through last month.
Brendan Rodgers has commented on Rivaldo Coetzee's failed move to Celtic.
Celtic wanted to sign Rivaldo Coetzee from Ajax Cape Town in the summer transfer window.
Celtic were reportedly in talks with Queens Park Rangers defender Steven Caulker recently but turned their attention to Rivaldo Coetzee instead.
Rivaldo Coetzee is set to become a Celtic player - and the advice of a one-time Rangers youngster played a big part in the deal.
Celtic's untested defensive pairing of Kristoffer Ajer and Nir Bitton suffered a night to forget in Astana.
Celtic boss confirms that the outstanding Rivaldo Coetzee is close to joining the Parkhead club.
Celtic are poised to sign Ajax Cape Town's Rivaldo Coetzee.
Brendan Rodgers’s Celtic look set to sign Rivaldo Coetzee from Ajax Cape Town in the summer transfer window.