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New man ready to make debut

Jo Inge Berget feared his name might not even figure in Cardiff's team list to play the likes of Brentford and Bournemouth in the English Championship.

Now, the 23-year-old could be included in the Celtic team that takes on Legia Warsaw in tonight's Champions League qualifier in Poland. Having just started his six-month loan deal on Monday, he realises it might be pushing things to expect to be included in tonight's line-up, but manager Ronny Deila did not rule it out.

"It's not bad to maybe get a debut in the Champions League qualification, so I hope I can make a contribution,"said Berget.

Deila already knows all about him, having been his manager for 18 months at Stromsgosdet after the then teenager's attempt to make it with Udinese faltered.

Berget reflected: "I was at Udinese when I was 17; I wasn't ready for it."

Cardiff has also been a huge learning curve for the forward, but now he wants to play. He said: "This chance has come up and I hope I can show everyone I'm as good as I think I am."

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