Union Berlin have accomplished the signing of right-back Josip Juranovic from Celtic in a deal price as much as £10m.
The preliminary price is known to be £7.5m plus add-ons, with the Croatian finalising his change to the Bundesliga facet on Sunday.
The 27-year-old had been a goal for Chelsea this January, whereas Spanish sides Barcelona and Atletico Madrid had additionally been a transfer for him.
Celtic had wished to maintain Juranovic in Glasgow and held talks over an improved new contract. However, neither occasion may attain an settlement earlier than he departed for the World Cup in Qatar.
The former Legia Warsaw defender departs the Scottish Premiership facet after becoming a member of in August 2021 for a reported £2.5m.
Celtic stated in an announcement: “The Croatian defender has moved to the German membership having received each the league title and the League Cup in his first season with the Hoops and he adopted that up by reaching the Qatar World Cup semi-final along with his nationwide facet the place they misplaced to eventual winners, Argentina.
“Everyone on the membership needs Josip all one of the best in his future profession.”
Juranovic informed his new membership’s web site: “The switch to Union fulfils my dream of having the ability to play in probably the greatest soccer leagues on this planet. The Bundesliga is intense and strong, which fits my sport.
“I’m wanting ahead to enjoying in entrance of the followers on the Alte Forsterei quickly. In Berlin, I need to enhance much more and take the subsequent step in my profession.”
Celtic have already introduced the signing of Canada right-back Alistair Johnston on a five-year deal.
The Hoops paid an preliminary price of £3.5m for the CF Montreal defender, who has already made three appearances for Ange Postecoglou’s facet since becoming a member of firstly of the month.
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