‘I’m not going to substantiate or deny’ – Lennon reacts to Celtic’s hyperlinks with 13-goal attacker
Celtic have not too long ago been linked with a transfer for the Sheffield Wednesday striker Steven Fletcher.
The 33-year-old is at the moment a free agent and he’s considered on Neil Lennon’s radar.
The Celtic supervisor has now given his response to the hyperlinks with Fletcher. Chatting with Every day Document, Lennon refused to substantiate or deny the Hoops’ curiosity within the participant.
He mentioned: “Fletcher is an effective participant. I’m not going to substantiate or deny that, I don’t wish to discuss people.”
Fletcher managed to attain 13 targets in 23 Championship begins this previous season and he may very well be an excellent addition to Celtic’s assault.
The Scottish giants want so as to add extra depth to their facet and Fletcher may very well be the best backup for Odsonne Edouard. He’s a confirmed goalscorer with huge expertise. He may very well be a mentor for the younger Frenchman as effectively.
Celtic are anticipated to signal Albian Ajeti from West Ham as effectively. Having three goalscorers could be improbable for Lennon subsequent season. The Hoops shall be chasing their tenth title in a row subsequent 12 months and a wealth of goalscoring choices might give them the sting over Rangers.
On a free switch, Fletcher needs to be a no brainer for Celtic. Regardless of his age, he nonetheless has so much to supply at this stage.