Edouard Michut: Celtic concentrated on a £2m deal for Paris Saint-Germain’s teenage midfielder | Soccer Information
Celtic are concentrated on a deal for Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Edouard Michut.
One supply has informed Sky Sports activities Information that the Scottish membership are getting ready an be offering within the area of £2m (€2.5m) for the 19-year-old.
Michut is a France U19 midfielder who has been impressing in PSG’s academy – however he has additionally performed six occasions for PSG in Ligue 1 and two times within the Coupe de France.
He was once in and across the first-team squad final season and in addition scored two times in 8 appearances within the UEFA early life league.
Experiences in France on the finish of the season claimed he has turn out to be pissed off on the loss of a pathway into the primary crew on the Parc des Princes and is having a look to depart this summer season.
Postecoglou desires two or 3 new faces
Celtic supervisor Ange Postecoglou says the Bhoys are nonetheless having a look to herald “two or 3” gamers right through the summer season switch window.
The Scottish Premiership champions have already made 5 additions headlined through the signing of spectacular winger Jota on a five-year deal from Benfica for £6.5m following his a success mortgage spell final season and right-back Cameron Carter-Vickers in a four-year deal from Tottenham.
Lanus left-back Alexandro Bernabei has additionally joined in a transfer price £3.75m together with Dundee United goalkeeper Ben Siegrist and ahead Daizen Maeda from Yokohama.
However supervisor Postecoglou, who led Celtic to the identify and League Cup in his first season in fee, is determined for his facet to reinforce and for the squad to toughen.
“We are nonetheless having a look to herald two or 3 gamers,” he informed Sky Sports activities Information in Austria right through the membership’s pre-season excursion.
“There is nonetheless a few spaces the place we wish to toughen up and we’re going to do this. The problem is to reinforce regardless of what took place final 12 months. If we did not win the identify, we would be having a look to reinforce to take a look at and win it.
“If we do reinforce then it offers us an opportunity to achieve success. That is what I have mentioned to the gamers from day one this 12 months. It isn’t about repeating final 12 months’s luck, that is about being a greater model of ourselves this season on all fronts.”
Celtic start their Scottish Premiership identify defence at house to Aberdeen, continue to exist Sky Sports activities, with the primary Outdated Company conflict no longer scheduled till September.
Ange Postecoglou’s champions kick off in entrance of the Sky cameras at 4.30pm on Sunday July 31.
Their first assembly with Rangers might be at Celtic Park on September 3, and Celtic get started 2023 with a seek advice from to Ibrox on January 2, sooner than internet hosting their largest competitors once more on April 8 of their third-last recreation sooner than the break up.
Celtic’s ultimate recreation sooner than the month-long damage for the Global Cup is at house to Ross County on November 12, and so they go back to motion with a shuttle to Aberdeen on December 17.
Christmas Eve brings a house recreation towards St Johnstone, and Postecoglou’s facet spherical off sooner than the break up with a shuttle to newly promoted Kilmarnock on April 15, sooner than internet hosting Motherwell per week in a while April 22.
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