Last transfer news Celtic news: McLeish questions Jullien presence in Dubai breaking sport news
Premierleague-News.com - In the latest Celtic news, Alex McLeish has questioned why the injured Christopher Jullien was in Dubai for a training camp.
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! 260684440">Celtic might have taken injured Christopher Jullien to Dubai because he “threw a strop”, according to Alex McLeish. The former Rangers and Scotland manager, speaking exclusively to Football Insider, has insisted the Bhoys could have left a member of the medical team to support the 27-year-old through his long-term injury recovery instead of taking him to the UAE. Celtic confirmed on Monday that the French defender had tested positive for Covid-19 after returning from the club’s trip to the Middle East. Celtic Football Club Statement. https://t.co/mvvGWaGObh — Celtic Football Club (@CelticFC) January 11, 2021 As a result, 13 first-team members, as well as Neil Lennon and John Kennedy, have been forced into self-isolation after being deemed as close contacts with Jullien.
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McLeish has questioned why the defender had made the journey in the first place but suggested the player would have been unhappy to have been left out. Subscribe to Football Insider TV now
“I was having this conversation with some pals and he came up with the reasoning that they may have taken every physio with them as well and they didn’t have anybody who was qualified enough to look after him while they went to Dubai,” McLeish told Football Insider.
“Whether they could have changed that and said: ‘Well, we’re gonna leave one of the experts with him to chaperone on,’ I don’t know the particulars of the kind of deal it was.
“Maybe Celtic wanted the team spirit to be up and running and therefore keep everybody involved.
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