Last transfer news Celtic news: McLeish - King a 'tremendous' signing for Bhoys breaking sport news
Premierleague-News.com - In the latest Celtic news, Alex McLeish has urged the Bhoys to make a move for the 'tremendous' Josh King during the summer.
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! 1312062247">Everton striker Josh King would be a “tremendous” signing for Celtic, according to Alex McLeish. The former Scotland boss, speaking exclusively to Football Insider, suggested the 29-year-old would flourish in the Premiership with his pace and finishing ability. As revealed by Football Insider last month, Everton are not planning on pursuing a long-term deal for King when his contract runs out this summer. The Norway international joined the Toffees on a short-term deal in January but has struggled for game time. The Scottish Sun claim prospective Celtic boss wants to make his old star one of his first signings at Parkhead.
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However, McLeish has insisted King would be a fantastic addition regardless of who is manager.
Asked if Celtic should move for King, McLeish told Football Insider’s Russell Edge: “If Josh has still got his speed, then yes. He is a higher level player than the Scottish Premier League.
“We’ve said that about some other players and they haven’t quite worked out in the Scottish Premiership for one reason or another.
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