Local rivals Manchester United and Manchester City are currently involved in a tug of war for Celtic defender Virgil Van Dijk, according to the Daily Telegraph.
The 22-year-old has put in some impressive displays since his £2.6m arrival from FC Groningen last summer. read more »
Eric Djemba-Djemba – one of the greatest dodgy Manchester United signings – has joined Scottish side St Mirren.
The 32-year-old has joined the Buddies until the end of the season after passing a medical this afternoon. read more »
Crystal Palace have completed the last gasp signings of Blackpool’s Tom Ince and Celtic’s Joe Ledley.
Eagles chairman Steve Parish confirmed that both deals have gone through on Holmesdale Radio. There has since been official announcements via the club’s Twitter account. read more »
Manchester City and Arsenal are reportedly weighing up moves for Celtic’s Virgil Van Dijk.
The £10m-rated defender only signed from FC Groningen for £1.6m in the summer. read more »
Scouts from Everton and Liverpool were both at Dundee United’s 4-1 win over Hearts at the weekend to watch three young players in action.
Toffess head scout Kevin Reeves was at the game, as was Liverpool’s chief scout Alan Harper. Typical – you travel hundreds of miles and bump into your neighbours.
The pair were watching the highly sought after 17-year-old Ryan Gauld, plus Andrew Robertson, aged 19, and John Souttar, aged 17, according to reports in the Daily Express. read more »