Celtic target Barry Douglas renews Lech Poznan deal

BARRY Douglas has extended his stay at Polish side Lech Poznan despite reported interest from Celtic.

Barry Douglas signed a two-year deal with Lech Poznan in 2013, with the option to extend it for a third year. Picture: Contributed
Barry Douglas signed a two-year deal with Lech Poznan in 2013, with the option to extend it for a third year. Picture: Contributed

Polish publication Przeglad Sportowy is reporting that the former Dundee United defender, who signed a two-year deal with the Ekstraklasa outfit in May 2013.

Douglas has performed well for Lech Poznan, chipping in with a handful of goals and numerous assists.

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When he signed the contract in May 2013, the club included a clause allowing them the option to extend his contract by a year, which they have activated.

Barry Douglas signed a two-year deal with Lech Poznan in 2013, with the option to extend it for a third year. Picture: Contributed

The newspaper suggests the Lech Poznan’s coaching staff are ‘satisfied’ with Douglas’s form.

The Glasgow-born left back was watched by Celtic scouts in Lech Poznan’s 2-1 win over Legia Warsaw last month, in which Douglas netted a goal from a free kick.

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