CELTIC are considering Claudio Ranieri as their next manager, according to Italian reports. The Northern Irishman had been with Celtic for the past two-and-a-half seasons but he made a rather surprise departure on Tuesday despite previously declining to comment on the same speculation.

Fabio Capello has tipped Claudio Ranieri to become the next Celtic manager. Fabio Capello believes Claudio Ranieri would be a perfect fit for Celtic – and vice versa. The Italian will leave Roma after a temporary spell in charge and has been linked with the Hoops pos… Brendan Rodgers explains main reason behind Leicester City move.

Tag: Claudio Ranieri. Interim boss Neil Lennon yesterday celebrated Celtic's eighth successive title, but the likes of Rafa Benitez and David Moyes have been linked with the role.. Lennon is keen to take up the job on a permanent basis next season, but former AC Milan, Real Madrid, Roma and England boss Capello believes Ranieri would be … FABIO CAPELLO has backed Claudio Ranieri to be the ‘perfect fit’ for the Celtic job.
Claudio Ranieri implored Scottish football to take inspiration from Leicester City's historic title win last season. For Claudio Ranieri’s English champions, this was only their second game of pre-season, whereas Celtic have a Champions League qualifier against Astana in Kazakhstan on Wednesday.

Caretaker boss Neil Lennon's future is uncertain despite steering Hoops to their eighth consecutive title.
Ranieri has led Roma into contention for a Champions League place this season.

Sections of the Celtic support have been reacting to links of Claudio Ranieri and Laurent Blanc to Parkhead According to Calciomercato , these are the latest two names to be considered for the post.