Kieran Tierney wants Celtic stay

Celtic FC

Liverpool, Arsenal, Southampton, Chelsea and Manchester City are reportedly interested in Celtic defender Kieran Tierney.

Celtic defender Kieran Tierney has told The Scottish Sun that he does not plan to leave in the summer transfer window.

Tierney has been on the books of Celtic since 2005 and has a contract until June 2019.

The 18-year-old is one of the most promising young players in Scotland and has enjoyed a good season on a personal level this campaign.

The talented left-back has been impressive with his performances for the Bhoys in the Scottish Premiership and in the Europa League.

Tierney’s displays have attracted interested from clubs in England, with HITC Sport reporting last month that Premier League giants Chelsea and Manchester City have the teenager on their respective radars.

According to The Scottish Sun, Liverpool, Arsenal and Southampton are also monitoring the youngster.

The Celtic left-back, though, has made it clear that he has no plans to leave Celtic Park in the simmer transfer window and will sign the new five-year contract that has been offered to him.

“It’s Celtic and it’s a long contract,” the youngster told The Scottish Sun. “It’s what you want as a fan and player, isn’t it?”

Tierney’s comments will be good news for Celtic fans, who will want to their best players remain at the club.

The Bhoys are a massive club, but over the past few years, they have sold their best players in teams in England.

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