Chris Sutton says Meling to Celtic deal is ‘almost there’

Chris Sutton says Celtic are incredibly close to signing Rosenborg defender Briger Meling – Sutton revealed on BT Sport that he believes join up with club soon.

Celtic are now looking to replace Kieran Tierney after his transfer away to Arsenal, as in the last game Neil Lennon was forced to play Callum McGregor out at left-back.

Sutton said: “Celtic have the better squad. I think Celtic are going to make a signing. Just going to give you a bit of news, I think Celtic are going to sign the Rosenborg left back. Meling. We’re nearly there.”

“I think they are going to sign the Rosenborg left-back Birger Meling Darrell (Currie). I think we’re nearly there.”