A CELTIC midfielder had his dangerous driving trial postponed today.

Nir Bitton, 29, allegedly used excessive speeds on Glasgow’s M80 in April last year.

The midfielder, of Glasgow’s Kelvinbridge, also faces a charge of driving without insurance on the same date.

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He was driving a black Audi SQ7 during the alleged offences.

Bitton's trial was adjourned on a joint motion from the defence and the Crown as he is currently on international duty with Israel.

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Bitton played for his national team at the weekend against Scotland at Hampden Park.

He most recently starred for Israel last night in their 2-1 win over Moldova.

Bitton has made eight appearances for Ange Postecoglou's Hoops this season.