Sunderland ‘hope to sign Celtic ace on loan’

first_img The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star IN DEMAND Chelsea confident of beating Man United and Liverpool to Sancho signing Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father Latest transfer news RANKED The 23-year-old has been on Celtic’s books since 2015, but he’s made just 14 appearances for the Hoops and has spent the last 18 months on loan at the Parkhead club’s Premiership rivals Aberdeen.A midfielder, Christie’s contract expires at the end of this season, and it is clear he has no future under Brendan Rodgers. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade targets LIVING THE DREAM Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer 2 REVEALED targets LATEST Celtic bought Christie in 2015, but he’s failed to establish himself at Parkhead Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Sunderland are keen on signing Celtic ace Ryan Christie before the loan window closes at the end of the month.Though English sides are unable to bring in players on a permanent basis since the close of the transfer window, the loan window remains open until August 31, and Jack Ross, the Sunderland manager, is eyeing a deal for midfielder Christie. moving on Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January 2 Christie is expected to leave Celtic before the end of the month Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? three-way race Ross has started his reign as Sunderland manager brightly, winning two and drawing one of his three league matches to sit in the League One play-off places. Sunderland are hoping to take advantage of this, according to the Scottish Sun, by signing Christie on loan, with a buy option included to make the midfielder a permanent signing in January.This deal suits both parties, as Celtic would be guaranteed to recoup some of the £500,000 they paid Inverness Caledonian Thistle back in 2015 for Christie, rather than lose him for free when his contract expires next summer. TOP WORK Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti last_img read more

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