Celtic are aiming to sign talented 6ft 1in centre half, who can also play right back to Glasgow with an official bid being prepared.
Celtic are highly interested in making a move for Hapoel Be’er Sheva stopper for around £1.6 million.
Abd Elhamed has been on Lennon’s radar for a few weeks now, and the Celtic manager wants to get a deal done for the 28 year old as soon as possible.
Celtic’s Israeli target plays along side Biton in the national side and would have a friendly face if the move happens.
Celtic seem to be getting the business done quickly on this transfer window and for many Celtic fans this is great news.