Bolton Wanderers’ teenage midfielder Luca Connell has been spotted taking a tour around Celtic Park this afternoon, as the Premiership champions step-up their summer recruitment.
The 18-year-old has been earmarked as a potential star for some time, and has already been capped for Republic of Ireland Under-19 side, and the Daily Mail reported Celtic’s interest earlier this month, claiming the Parkhead side could steal Connell for just £240,000 due to cross-border transfer rules.
According to the Norwich Evening News, newly-promoted Premier League side Norwich City are keen on signing Connell, but an image appearing to show the teenager and his family being given a tour of Celtic Park has started doing the rounds on social media today.
Moreover, if you look closely at the picture, there’s a gentlemen resembling Peter Lawwell who can also be spotted:
So, it appears Celtic are closing in on signing Connell, but where would he fit into the Hoops’ squad?
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