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Spurs ready to exploit Celtic’s financial problems with Tierney bid

Tottenham Hotspur, having been quiet during the summer transfer window, are already preparing a list of targets for January, and are considering making a cut-price bid for Celtic’s highly rated left-back Kieran Tierney. The 21-year old boyhood Celtic fan is under contract at Parkhead until 2021 but the club could be forced to consider selling him because of the financial ...

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Rangers ready to repel moves for Columbian forward

Rangers are ready to reject any further moves by French side Bordeaux to sign their Columbian forward Alfredo Morelos before the European transfer window closes in two weeks’ time. The 22-year old striker has only been with the Scottish club a year, but already has established himself as a firm favourite with the fans and his new manager, Steven Gerrard, ...

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Celtic braced for Moussa Dembele bid

It has been a bad week for Celtic. Beaten away at Hearts on Sunday, they then crashed out of the Champions League on Tuesday night, going down to Greek side AEK Athens, a result which saw both manager Brendan Rogers and his Board come under fire over the club’s transfer policy. Now comes worse news after reports emerged from France ...

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Rangers and Hearts still locked in Kyle Lafferty battle

Rangers and Hearts are still locked in battle over the on-again, off-again transfer of Northern Ireland striker Kyle Lafferty. The latest twist came on Thursday, with Hearts manager Craig Levein stating that Lafferty’s return to the club he left six years ago was not inevitable, despite acknowledging the fact that the two clubs were still negotiating. Hearts have turned down ...

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Manchester United striker joins Aberdeen on loan

Manchester United’s much traveled-striker James Wilson has chosen to add Aberdeen to a list that includes Derby, Brighton and Sheffield United, after agreeing to move to Pittdorie for the rest of the season. The 22-year old former England under-21 international was once tipped as a major star of the future with ex-United manager Louis van Gaal describing him as one ...

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Celtic at loggerheads with central defender and his agent

Celtic find themselves at loggerheads with central defender Dedryck Bogata and his agent Jacques Lichtenstein over their refusal to sell the Belgian international. The 27-year old former Manchester City player has fallen out with the Parkhead club after turning down a new contract, and has essentially gone on strike after they refused to sell him to Fulham, and also turned ...

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Rangers complete signing of Croatian defender

Rangers have completed the signing of Croatian defender Borna Barišić after the 25-year old left-back impressed against Steven Gerrard’s men in the Europa League whilst playing for Osijek. The Glasgow side progressed through to the third Europa League qualifying round, but only after a hard-fought battle against the Croats, winning by a single goal away from home, and then drawing ...

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Celtic expect to sign talented Australian on loan

Celtic expects to welcome talented Australian youngster Daniel Arzani on loan this week, once the player completes a move from his current club, Melbourne City, to Manchester City. Arzani, who, at 19, is already a full Australian international, with 5 caps to his name, including three substitute appearances at the World Cup in Russia, is set to complete his move ...

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Rangers linked with loan move for Bournemouth defender

Rangers could be set to make their 11th signing of the season by taking Bournemouth defender Jack Simpson on a season-long loan move. 21-year old Simpson is highly rated at Bournemouth, and after a few cameo appearances for the Dorset club last season, had expected to challenge for a first-team spot this season.  However, he now may instead head north ...

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Brighton set to steal a march on Celtic

Brighton may be ready to beat Celtic to the signature of Hibernian midfielder John McGinn. That is according to The BBC who report that the South Coast club have held talks with Hibernian about a move for the 23-year old, although the only bids that have been made for the player have, so far, come from Celtic. The midfielder, who ...

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