Everton will welcome Brendan Rodgers comments about Kieran Tierney

General view inside the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Everton and Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on February 10, 2018 in Liverpool, England.

Everton reportedly want to sign Kieran Tierney from Celtic in the summer transfer window.

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers is seen during a training session at Lennoxtown on December 29, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has suggested to The Scottish Sun that the club could sell Kieran Tierney in the summer transfer window.

According to The Scottish Sun, Everton will make a bid of £25 million for Celtic defender Tierney.

It has also been reported that the Premier League club will offer the 21-year-old left-back a weekly salary of £60,000.

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Celtic manager Rodgers has admitted that the Hoops could sell Tierney in the summer transfer window.

Paris Saint-Germain's Italian midfielder Marco Verratti (C) reacts as a linesman (L) speaks to him while Celtic's Scottish defender Kieran Tierney (R) looks on during the UEFA Champions...

Rodgers told The Scottish Sun: “It will be down to the club in the end. If an astronomical fee comes in for a player and he has wages to match that, the transfer window can dictate he may have to go.

“Of course, we would love to keep our players for the qualification phase and get right through it. But I can never say everyone will definitely stay. The club may get an offer they can’t refuse.”

Moussa Dembele of Celtic celebrates with teammate Kieran Tierney after he scores his team's third goal during the Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Heart of Midlothian at...

Boost for Everton in Kieran Tierney chase

Celtic manager Rodgers suggesting that the Glasgow giants could sell Tierney will be a boost to Everton.

It is clear that the Hoops are open to the departure of the Scotland international, who can also operate as a right-back or as a central defender.

What is important for Everton is to make a bid as soon as possible, as competition for the talented and promising young left-back could become fierce in the latter stages of the summer transfer window.

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