Celtic Looking To Sign Former Premier League Winner On A Free Transfer
Celtic are looking to pull off a high-profile signing this January transfer window.
The Scottish Premier League outfit have already snapped up new talent in the shape of Vakoun Issouf Bayo, Oliver Burke and Timothy Weah.
#WelcomeWeah :flag_us::four_leaf_clover:- Celtic Football Club (@CelticFC) January 8, 2019
:speaking_head:️ "I'm so excited to be here. I feel like the manager has a great plan for me and will help me develop as a player."
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✍️:flag_ci: #WelcomeBayo #CelticFC are delighted to announce the signing of forward, Vakoun Issouf Bayo, on a four-year deal from Dunajská Streda. :four_leaf_clover:- Celtic Football Club (@CelticFC) January 8, 2019
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But Brendan Rodgers is eager for more additions ahead of the second half of the season.
Reports are even suggesting Celtic are interested in signing Yaya Toure via Daily Record.
The 35-year-old is a free agent after terminating his contract at Olympiacos. He resigned for the Greek club following the end of his illustrious spell at Manchester City in 2018.
He's looking for a club with Celtic keen on securing his services on a short-term deal.
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Brendan Rodgers has been in dialogue with his brother, Kolo Toure, who's currently at Celtic as technical assistant coach.
He's hoping Kolo can convince Yaya to make the move to Scotland.
The Ivorian midfielder has enjoyed a trophy-laden career, flourishing at Barcelona and City in the Premier League.
He spent three season's at the Camp Nou, winning the La Liga title and coveted Champions League.
Toure then transferred to City where he won the Premier League title an impressive three times, becoming a club legend during his eight-year tenure.
Toure to Celtic? Watch this space.
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