Brexit is set to have a big
BRENDAN RODGERS says Celtic might need 40 Olivier Ntchams to compete with their Champions League rivals.
Last night, though, a leading union boss warned the Scottish champions that after Brexit, they might not even be able to sign one!
Tony Higgins, Vice-European President of world body FIFPro, has been having informal talks with PFA Scotland about the potential ramifications for the game of the UK’s departure from the European Union.
And he says among possible scenarios being foreseen is one in which clubs would effectively only be able to sign European players if they met the strict criteria now in force for players from other parts of the world.
Generally speaking, that means they would need to be established at full international level, with only 75% or more appearances for their country over the previous two years guaranteeing automatic