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James Forrest signs new 3-year contract with Celtic

James Forrest is reaffirming his commitment to Celtic.

On Wednesday, Celtic announced that Forrest, who joined the Hoops when he was only nine years old, signed a new three-year contact with the club through 2019.

(Courtesy: Celtic)

Forrest, 25, boasts 31 goals and 193 appearances thus far for Celtic, the latest of which came Sunday when he scored in the Hoops’ 2-1 victory at Hearts.

Having edged past Astana 3-2 on aggregate in the Champions League’s third qualifying round, Celtic will take on Hapoel Be’er Sheva, an Israeli club, in the tournament’s play-offs and look to qualify for the group stage.

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