Socceroos midfielder Tom Rogic will arrive tomorrow at Melbourne Victory to finalise his loan, until the end of May, from Celtic FC.
The 21-year-old is expected to play a in the Club’s 2013/14 Hyundai A-League season and will also be involved in Melbourne Victory’s upcoming Asian Champions League campaign, which begins with a qualifier in Geelong on Saturday, February 15.
“There has been a lot of interest in Tom’s immediate future ahead of the World Cup and we are very pleased that his club, Celtic, has decided that Melbourne Victory is the best-fit for him at this stage of his career,” Muscat said.
“Tom is a talented young player and we look forward to seeing him grow even further during his time with us, both in our domestic competition as well as the Asian Champions League.”
Pending receipt of an International Transfer Certificate, it is hoped Rogic will be available for selection in Melbourne Victory’s match against Sydney FC on Australia Day.