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Hooiveld leaves Celtic on loan

January 19, 2011

Defender Jos Hooiveld has moved from Celtic to FC Copenhagen on loan for the remainder of the season, the Scottish Premier League leaders have announced.

The 27-year-old Dutchman has made seven appearances for Celtic this term, but has not seen first-team action since November.

A statement on Celtic's official website, read: ''Jos Hooiveld has joined FC Copenhagen on loan until the end of the season. The defender joined Celtic in January 2010 and has made nine appearances for the club.

''Everyone at Celtic wishes Jos every success during his loan spell in Denmark.''