Celtic are in need of a new right-back.

With Mikael Lustig out of form, and Anthony Raltson injured, it is urgent that a new man comes in.

Brendan Rodgers will be well aware of this as the transfer window reaches its climax.

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One player that should be under consideration for the Hoops is Kilmarnock right-back Stephen O’Donnell.

The former Luton man has been a stand-out for the Rugby Park side, most recently starring in the 2-1 win over Rangers.

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He has been the height of consistency for the team that currently sit second in the Scottish Premiership table.

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It’s highly likely that O’Donnell would be a much cheaper option than other players linked with the Hoops.


That doesn’t mean that he still couldn’t do a job for the Hoops though.

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Celtic have had success with bargains from Scotland in recent years – Stuart Armstrong and Ryan Christie, for example.

It would also weaken a title rival, which Kilmarnock most certainly are, sitting only a point behind Celtic in the league table.

With time of the essence, Celtic should make their move for O’Donnell.

There is no doubt that he could do a job in the remaining months of the season as the Bhoys aim to clinch the league title.

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