IT has been reported that Jota has agreed to sign for Celtic on a permanent deal.

Portuguese media outlet, A Bola, claim the exciting winger will sign for Ange Postecoglou's men barring any last-minute hitches.

The 23-year-old spent this season on loan at Parkhead from Benfica.

He proved a hit among the Celtic faithful, as he dazzled crowds with 13 goals and 14 assists to his name throughout the campaign.

So fans will be delighted to hear that negotiations are at an advanced stage, as per this new report.

The attacker will cost Celtic in the region of £6.5million.

Jota is currently on holiday in Ibiza alongside fellow Hoops teammates Carl Starfelt and Cameron Carter-Vickers.

The report states that Jota wants to return to Glasgow due to his relationship with the club its fans.