Hearts in talks with former Aston Villa midfielder, Steven Gerrard shoots down transfer reports, Celtic face battle to sign defender - Scottish Premiership Rumour Mill

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The 35-year-old is a free agent after leaving Aston Villa (The Scotsman)

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The highly-rated Serbian centre-back is also on the radar of European giants Benfica and Juventus. (The Scotsman)
Rangers boss Steven Gerrard has said no bids have been received for the Columbian striker, despite reports of an offer from China earlier in the week. (The Sun)
Neil Lennon has said he would value the defender 'a lot higher' than 15m, but the club are not entertaining offers. Daily Record)
Crystal Palace are poised to make a 400,000 move for Dundee United youngster, Scott Banks. (Daily Record)
Ex-Celtic striker Morten Rasmussen would love Midtjylland to beat Rangers in the next round of the Europa League. (Scottish Sun)
Neil Lennon expects Premier League giants Arsenal to make another bid for left-back Kieran Tierney. (BBC)
St Johnstone are interested in for Dundee and Cowednebeath forward Kane Hemmings, following the break-down of the Stevie May deal. (Daily Record)
BBC pundit Tom English believes Celtic will score more goals this season and are favourites to retain the Premiership title.