Celtic's Neil Lennon confirms Leigh Griffiths deal

James Henry of Wolves celebrates scoring the first goal with team mate Leigh Griffiths during the Sky Bet League One match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Oldham Athletic at Molineux on October 22, 2013
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Neil Lennon confirms that Leigh Griffiths will join Celtic from Wolverhampton Wanderers subject to a medical.

Celtic manager Neil Lennon has confirmed that his side are on the verge of signing Leigh Griffiths from Wolverhampton Wanderers.

The 23-year-old striker, who is currently in Glasgow undergoing a medical, is believed to have agreed a three-and-a-half-year contract with the Scottish champions.

"Well, he's here," Sky Sports News quotes Lennon as saying .

"The deal's been agreed, so subject to a medical, he will be a Celtic player hopefully before 11 o'clock tonight, which I'm very, very pleased about."

Griffiths joined Wolves from Dundee in 2011.

Celtic manager Neil Lennon on the touchline against AC Milan during the Champions League group match on September 18, 2013
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