Report claims Celtic’s stance over Jozo Simunovic

Celtic's Jozo Simunovic (front) in action

Torino are reportedly interested in signing Jozo Simunovic from Celtic in the summer transfer window.

Celtic's Jozo Simunovic in actionCeltic's Jozo Simunovic in action

Celtic will not sell Jozo Simunovic in the summer transfer window, according to The Daily Record.

According to The Daily Mail, Italian club Torino are interested in signing Simunovic from Celtic this summer.

It has been reported that the Serie A outfit are hoping to finalise a £4.5 million deal for the defender.

However, The Daily Record has now claimed that Scottish Premiership giants Celtic are not interested in selling the 22-year-old centre-back this summer.

Celtic's Jozo Simunovic (front) in actionCeltic's Jozo Simunovic (front) in action

Simunovic joined Celtic from Dinamo Zagreb in the summer of 2015 for a transfer fee reported by The Daily Record to be worth £5.5m.

The youngster is a talented and promising defender, but he struggled with injuries last season.

As reported by The Daily Mail, Simunovic could make just 17 appearances for the Bhoys during the 2015-16 campaign.

Celtic's Jozo Simunovic celebrates scoring their second goalCeltic's Jozo Simunovic celebrates

Celtic kicked of their 2016-17 Scottish Premiership campaign with a 2-1 victory over Heart of Midlothian away from home at the Tynecastle Stadium in Edinburgh last weekend.

Brendan Rodgers’s side got the better of Motherwell 5-0 at Celtic Park in the second round of the Scottish League Cup on Wednesday evening.

Celtic's Jozo Simunovic (R) in action with Kilmarnock's Steven Smith (L)Celtic's Jozo Simunovic (R) in action with Steven Smith (L)

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