The 25-year-old midfielder who prefers to be known as Guchi joined the Hoops during the 2022 January Transfer Window.
He began his career with Gamba Osaka, having come through their youth academy, and made his first-team debut in 2014.
Guchi spent a further four years with the club, winning the prestigious J-League ‘Rookie of the Year’ award in 2016, and it is from the same club that he joins Celtic, having re-signed for them back in 2019.
In the intervening period, Yosuke Udeguchi joined Leeds United, before going out on loan, first to Cultural Leonesa in Spain and then Greuther Fürth in Germany.
COUNTRY BHOY Yosuke Ideguchi has also been capped 15 times for Japan, scoring two goals for his country.
Date of Birth
23 Aug 1996
2-0 v Hibs (H) on 17 Jan 2022
Signed For Celtic
1 Jan 2022
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"When I was in Japan, I watched his team and I was interested in the style, so I’m excited to be able to join his team."