Neil Lennon odds-on to leave Celtic, European giants want Alfredo Morelos on loan, Henrik Larsson could net Celtic windfall, Parkhead transfer target's immediate future uncertain - Scottish Premiership Rumour Mill

Thursday’s Scottish football news and gossip

Celtic manager Neil Lennon during the side's Champions League exit to Ferencvaros. Picture: SNS
Celtic manager Neil Lennon during the side's Champions League exit to Ferencvaros. Picture: SNS

Celtic crash out of Europe

Celtic’s hopes of a return to the top table of European football were shattered by a resurgent Ferencvaros side on a painful and costly night for the Scottish champions who lost 2-1 at Parkhead. (The Scotsman)

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Lennon blasts players

Celtic manager Neil Lennon accused some of his players of lacking commitment to the club after they crashed out of the Champions League last night. (The Scotsman)

Lennon odds-on to leave Celtic

Neil Lennon is odds-on with bookmakers Paddy Power to leave Celtic before the end of the 2020/21 season following last night’s defeat. (Daily Record)

Robinson unsure over Turnbull

Stephen Robinson admits he has no idea if Celtic target David Turnbull will still be a Motherwell player by the time his side kick off their Europa League campaign tonight. (The Scotsman)

Dembele sale would net windfall

Celtic legend Henrik Larsson could play a pivotal role in his old club receiving a £5million windfall from the sale of ex-Parkhead striker Moussa Dembele. Larsson has reportedly been in contact with the Frenchman about a move to Barcelona. Celtic are said to be due 10-15% of any money received on top of the £20million they sold the player to Lille for. (Gianluca Di Marzio)

Morelos back in contention

Alfredo Morelos is back in contention for Rangers’ meeting with Hamilton Accies this weekend. The forward was left out of the 2-0 victory over Kilmarnock amid speculation regarding his future. The Colombian has been told to refocus on Rangers as he waits to see if Lille return with another bid. (Daily Record)

- Marseille are interested in signing Alfredo Morelos from Rangers but only if they can agree an initial loan deal with the Ibrox club. (Le10sport)

Boyle signs new deal

Martin Boyle has put pen to paper on a new three-year deal with Hibs, after weeks of speculation about the winger's future. (Evening News)

Snag in Hearts plans

Hearts’ plans for pre-season friendlies against Scottish clubs are on hold until September 14 as they can only play opponents who are conducting biweekly coronavirus tests. (Evening News)


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