Celtic ‘have £3.5m bid for international defender rejected’

first_img targets REVEALED moving on However, the Scottish Sun say Dons have knocked back the approach, and have made it clear McKenna will not be leaving Pittodrie before the transfer window closes at the end of the month.Brendan Rodgers, the Celtic manager, has been tracking McKenna since his breakthrough campaign last season, when he made 35 appearances for Aberdeen and broke into the Scotland squad. In his fourth game for his country, the 21-year-old was handed the captain’s armband. TOP WORK Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father targets McKenna has quickly establishied himself as one of the best defenders in Scottish football LIVING THE DREAM Latest transfer news Aberdeen have rejected an opening bid from Celtic for defender Scott McKenna, according to reports.The Hoops were reported on Tuesday to have made an initial approach for McKenna, the centre-half, with an offer worth around £3.5million submitted. Rodgers wants to bring a new centre-half to Parkhead, and Bruma, the Netherlands international, was reported to be a target of Celtic’s earlier this week. Wolfsburg are said to be open to selling Bruma for around £7million. 2 Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? Aberdeen have already fought to keep hold of McKenna this year, having rejected four bids from English Championship side Hull City in January, and also knocking back approaches from Swansea earlier this summer.If no deal for McKenna can be agreed with Aberdeen, Celtic may turn their attentions to Jeffrey Bruma before the transfer window shuts. three-way race Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ RANKED Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer 2 LATEST Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade IN DEMAND Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star McKenna broke into the Scotland set-up towards the end of last season Chelsea confident of beating Man United and Liverpool to Sancho signing last_img read more