Celtic fans have taken to social media to praise Kristoffer Ajer after he made a successful international debut for Norway.

The 19-year-old, who has been a mainstay for the Hoops recently, playing the last 18 matches for the club, played the entire 90 minutes of the friendly v Australia on Friday night, which Norway won 4-1.

After Ajer took to his personal Twitter account to reveal his delight at his performance, Celtic fans were quick to offer their congratulations to a player who has become a big player in recent months.

“Great feeling to get my first game and win for Norway,” Ajer said.

https://twitter.com/KristofferAjer/status/977295237034008577

One fan who responded to the Tweet even claimed that Ajer could turn out to be a better player than ex Celtic Virgil van Dijk.

Here are some of the best reactions from Twitter to Ajer’s international debut:

Ajer has made huge progress for the Hoops since replacing Jozo Simunovic in the Hoops defence following the 4-0 loss to Hearts in December.

His performances are all the more remarkable when you consider that he hasn’t had a regular centre-back partner during his run in the first-team.

With the Hoops looking to clinch an unprecedented second consecutive domestic treble, Ajer is set to be a key player for the Bhoys until the end of the season.

In other Celtic news, the Hoops are set to make three signings in the summer 

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