Odsonne Edouard on Celtic injury watch as France decision revealed


Celtic is in constant dialogue with French medical leaders on the physical form of Odsonne Edouard.The Parkhead talisman teamed up with their national Under-21 team this week for their trips to Georgia on Friday and Azerbaijan on Monday.

Edouard has missed Celtic’s two previous matches against Ferencvaros and Motherwell with a thigh problem and French boss Sylvain Ripoll is taking every precaution with the 22-year-old.

Sports record understands that the Hoops’ medical team is in regular contact with their FFF counterparts to monitor the attacker’s progress and that they are kept abreast of the situation.

Edouard began to be treated as soon as he arrived at Clairefontaine.

And, although he was involved in parts of the training sessions with the rest of the squad at Tblisi, it is believed he was not involved in intense work due to the sensitive nature of the team. injury.

French media sources have confirmed that Ripoll plans to do without the hitman for the Georgians game as he plays it safe with the Celtic forward.

Edward is due to return to Paris with the team after their trip to Azerbaijan next week before returning ahead of the champions’ trip to face Ross County in Dingwall a week tomorrow.


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