Celtic are fair game for an outlandish transfer rumour but Football Insider are having an absolute laugh with their latest attempt to link a big money player to Celtic.
We’ve not publicly named our new manager, the club doesn’t know for sure what kind of money they will get for their key stars to build a refund but apparently, we’d fancy a move Xherdan Shaqiri
The Liverpool midfielder is on £80kpw at Anfield according to Spotrac and is still in the prime of his career age-wise.
What is the basis of their article this morning which is doing the rounds?
Former Premier League striker Kevin Phillips thinks it would be a great idea – that’s it!
I can think of a million great ideas for Celtic. I wouldn’t mind taking Messi if he’s out of contract in the summer.
The online publication uses Celtic as a vehicle for nonsense at times and when we see something like this we have to challenge things.
We see some Celtic sites have picked up on the article and not completely disregarded it as rubbish.
Celtic need wise heads and permanent deals this summer. Trying to land a Liverpool player who is on £80kpw and still has a great resale value for the outgoing EPL Champions, is just not on the cards.