Celtic are set to hand ex-Leicester City player Danny Simpson a trial next week.

The defender, 32, looks set to head to Lennoxtown in a bid to win a deal as Neil Lennon continues his hunt for a right-back.

The Scottish Sun reports that Simpson will join up with the Hoops.


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Former Foxes defender Simpson was part of Claudio Ranieri's side that won the English Premier League title back in 2016.

Meanwhile, the Hoops strolled past Sarajevo in last night's Champions League qualifier.


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Goals from Ryan Christie and Callum McGregor helped the Bhoys through 5-2 on aggregate.