Kenny will fill the void left at Parkhead by the departure of Jeremie Frimpong, who was sold to Bayer Leverkusen last week, and could make his Celtic debut at Kilmarnock on Tuesday.
The move comes as Liverpool look set to hijack Celtic’s bid to land Preston North End centre-half Ben Davies.
Celtic boss Neil Lennon had hoped a deal could be agreed with the 24-year-old's contract due to expire in the summer, but widespread reports claim the English champions have made a shock move to sign the centre-back ahead of Monday night's deadline.
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