The highly-rated young midfielder became Ange Postecoglou’s fifth signing of the January 2022 transfer window.
O’Riley came through the Fulham Youth Academy and made his first-team debut for the club back in August 2017 at the age of just 16. He made five appearances in total for the club before joining MK Dons in January 2021.
Since then, the 6’ 2” central midfielder went to make 52 appearances for the English League One club, scoring nine goals including seven in his final season, helping push MK Dons into a potential play-off place.
COUNTRY BHOY Matt O’Riley has represented England at both under 16 and under 18 levels.
Date of Birth
21 Nov 2000
2-1 v Hearts (A) on 26 Jan 2022
Signed For Celtic
21 Jan 2022
Milton Keynes Dons, Fulham
“The big stage is what I want as a player and that’s one of the main reasons I’ve come here – the fanbase, the size of the club"