Ex-Celtic and Hibs star Liam Henderson agrees deal with Italian side

Liam Henderson has decided to remain in Italy after agreeing a four-year deal to join Hellas Verona, according to reports.

Thursday, 19th July 2018, 12:46 pm
Updated Thursday, 19th July 2018, 12:51 pm

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The former Celtic youngster and Hibs favourite was allowed to join the Serie B side after his previous club Bari went into financial meltdown.

The second tier side, who Henderson joined in January, were declared bankrupt and forced to begin life again in Serie D.

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The former Hibs star was a free agent after leaving Bari. Picture: Greg Macvean

Manager Fabio Grosso, an Italian World Cup winner from his playing days, left Bari earlier this summer to join Verona and he’s decided to take Henderson with him.

The 22-year-old impressed during his short stint with the Biancorossi and he’ll be looking to continue his fine form at the Stadio Marc’Antonio Bentegodi.