Four defenders Celtic should try and sign this summer

Celtic’s defensive frailties came to the fore again against Rangers on Sunday. In high profile, high pressure games, their backline has often been found wanting this season. We saw it in the derby and we saw it on multiple occasions in Europe earlier in the season.

Even looking past the first team, there’s not much depth there as cover and one or two key injuries could plunge the defensive situation at the club into crisis.┬áThis is a problem for Celtic.

Added to that problem is the fact that two members of that defence are out of contract come the end of the season, Kolo Toure and Emilio Izaguirre. It’s an area of the team that needs strengthening and they need to bring in genuine quality that is still within their budget.

You get the impression that Brendan Rodgers is intent on making a big splash in Europe next season and to do that he needs better defenders and in more quantity.

With that in mind here are FOUR defenders Celtic should make a move for…