Three reasons why Celtic should sign Roberts permanently

Patrick Roberts’ 18-month at Celtic is almost up, with the player due to return to Manchester City in the summer as things stand.

As The Scottish Sun report, though, Brendan Rodgers is keen to keep the winger at Celtic Park for a little bit longer to help the youngster blossom further into a player ready for Premier League football and so the Bhoys retain an excellent option on the wings without having to shell out money.

While it may only be a loan extension Rodgers is looking to agree with City, we reckon that the Hoops should be looking to do a deal that takes Roberts to Celtic Park on a regular basis.

The19-year-oldd is a popular figure at Paradise, with fans taking to his flair, ability and the excitement he brings to a football match when in possession.

If a deal could be done to take him to Celtic Park on a permanent basis, we’re sure it would be welcomed by supporters.

Here are THREE reasons why Rodgers should considering shelling out for the youngster…