Celtic eye 'stunning move' for international star Ikechi Anya - Report

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Celtic have been linked with signing Watford winger Ikechi Anya.

Scotland international Ikechi Anya has been linked with a January move to Celtic.

The Watford star is being eyed by the SPL champions, who are keen to improve their options ahead of their last-32 Europa League clash with Inter Milan.

The Scottish Sun report: "SunSport understands that Hoops boss Ronny Deila is a huge fan of the Scotland winger. And Celtic could make a stunning move for the Watford star when next month’s window opens."

The paper add they believe Anya would 'jump at the chance' to join Celtic, and link up with several international teammates.

The 26-year-old winger has been a standout player at international level under Gordon Strachan, and has three goals in eight international games.

Anya began his career with Wycombe before being released and relaunching his career in Spain training with Glenn Hoddle's academy.

He has made 15 Championship appearances for the Hornets this season, but just 12 of a possible 21 starts. Anya is yet to score for them this campaign but has three assists.

Anya has also been linked over the past 24 hours with a move to English Premier League side Aston Villa.

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