Celtic face competitors for Mark McKenzie
Celtic face stiff competitors for the signature of long-standing goal Mark McKenzie of Philadelphia Union, in response to the MLS membership’s sporting director Ernst Tanner.
Celtic have reportedly been within the 21-year-old defender for some time, however this summer time they ended up signing Shane Duffy on mortgage from Brighton and Hove Albion for a charge of £2 million as a substitute. Tanner confirmed to Sky Sports activities that the talks between Union and Celtic had been held, and Celtic apparently stay for the deal to happen within the close to future.
Nevertheless, Tanner additionally stated that the Hoops aren’t the one membership to have expressed an curiosity in McKenzie, and that there have been inquiries from the Premier League and the Bundesliga as nicely.
McKenzie got here by the ranks on the Union academy and having had quite a few mortgage spells, he has performed 26 matches for the membership in all competitions in 2020, scoring twice and aiding as soon as. He’s reportedly ready for a transfer away from Philadelphia to occur however stays centered on his recreation for the second.
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