Donegal Manager takes up part-time role as coach with Celtic

Donegal football manager Jim McGuinness has been appointed as a performance consultant with Celtic soccer club, however, he will also remain in charge of the All-Ireland champions.

Celtic released a statement this morning stating that McGuinness had joined the Glasgow club.

He will be based at Lennoxtown and will help in the development of the club's young players; he will commence his role at the end of November.

Former All Ireland winner with Donegal and Highland Radio GAA pundit Martin McHugh says the move to Celtic can actually be an advantage to Donegal: