Eoghan O'Connell signs new Celtic contract until 2017

Celtic defender Eoghan O'Connell
O'Connell made four Celtic appearances early in the season

Eoghan O'Connell has signed a new contract with Celtic to keep him at the club until the summer of 2017.

The 19-year-old defender from Cork made his first-team debut last season and has featured four times in the current campaign.

"I'm delighted and just happy to get it done," he told the Celtic website.external-link

"I will be working away as always and this contract is just another stepping stone I have to use to get better and where I need to be."