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Report: Celtic eyeing up January move for Artem Dovbyk

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers looks on during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Celtic FC and Bayern Muenchen at Celtic Park on October 31, 2017 in Glasgow, United Kingdom.

Celtic are eyeing up a January move for Ukrainian goal machine.

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers looks on during the UEFA Champions League group B match between Celtic FC and Bayern Muenchen at Celtic Park on October 31, 2017 in Glasgow, United Kingdom.

Celtic have Leigh Griffiths and Moussa Dembele in their ranks, but it seems Brendan Rodgers is still keen to bolster the strike department.

According to reports from the Daily Record, the Bhoys are eyeing up a January move for Ukrainian goal machine Artem Dovbyk.

Brendan Rodgers manager of Celtic shakes hands with KSven Ulreich of Bayern Muenchen following the UEFA Champions League group B match between Celtic FC and Bayern Muenchen at Celtic Park...

The 20-year-old has been in fine form this season for Dnipro, and has netted 12 goals in 12 games this season in the Ukranian Second Division.

The report claims that Celtic have been monitoring the striker for a while. His current contract expires on December 31, and he has made it clear that he won’t be signing a new deal at Dnipro.

Manager of Celtic Brendan Rodgers applauds the Celtic fans at the end of the match, Celtic lost 1-2 Bayern Muenchen during the Champions League group B match between Celtic FC and Bayern...

Celtic have already offered a contract to the young striker, while there has been interest from Bundesliga side FC Augsburg as well.

Dovbyk is a highly talented left-footed striker who loves to shoot from distance, and isn’t shy of getting physical.

He was named Young Player of the Year in Ukraine for 2016/17, and his impressive form has seen him being called up for the senior squad by manager and Ukrainian legend Andriy Shevchenko.

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