Rumour Mill: Celtic in for Swiss forward | Forest to return for McGinn | Mackay-Steven punched several times

Celtic may yet add another attacker to their team with the club interested in Hertha Berlin's Valentin Stocker, Nottingham Forest are to return with a second bid for John McGinn and Gary Mackay-Steven was punched several times according to a witness prior to his river plunge.

Valentin Stocker of Hertha Berlin is interesting Celtic. Picture: Karina Hessland/Bongarts/Getty Images
Valentin Stocker of Hertha Berlin is interesting Celtic. Picture: Karina Hessland/Bongarts/Getty Images

Celtic in for Swiss internationalist

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Celtic have shown an interest in Hertha Berlin attacker Valentin Stocker. The Swiss international is being tracked by former club Basel since being frozen out in the German capital. However, the Bundesliga side are looking for as much as €4 million which may be a deterrent to the Swiss champions. The 28-year-old has 35 caps for the Switzerland and can play in a variety of attacking positions. (Berliner Kurier)

Valentin Stocker of Hertha Berlin is interesting Celtic. Picture: Karina Hessland/Bongarts/Getty Images

Warburton to return for Hibs’ McGinn

Nottingham Forest will return with a second bid for Hibernian’s John McGinn. The English Championship side had a bid of around £750,000 rejected by the capital club, but former Rangers manager Mark Warburton is keen to add the midfielder to his squad which contains Jason Cummings and Barrie McKay. (Daily Record)

Mackay-Steven in club altercation

Gary Mackay-Steven was staggering around Glasgow nightclub Sanctuary and bumping into customers before being punched “between five to eight times” according to a witness on the same night out the Aberdeen winger had to be rescued from the River Kelvin. The player spent an hour in the water before being rushed to hospital where he was treated to hypothermia. (Daily Record)

Valentin Stocker of Hertha Berlin is interesting Celtic. Picture: Karina Hessland/Bongarts/Getty Images

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