Simon Donnelly worked with Liverpool defender Andrew Robertson at Dundee United.
Steven Gerrard’s Glasgow Rangers reportedly wanted Ryan Gauld at Ibrox, with Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham Hotspur also claimed to be interested in the youngster in the summer transfer window.
Lafferty struggled to make an impact on Sunday as Rangers lost to Celtic.
Former Celtic star Simon Donnelly has praised Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk for his performance against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
Callum McGregor is an important player for Brendan Rodgers’s Celtic
Steven Gerrard’s Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers need a striker like Odsonne Edouard, Moussa Dembele or Leigh Griffiths, says Simon Donnelly.
Celtic are a victory away from being crowned Scottish Premiership champions again.
Striker Odsonne Edouard remains on loan at Celtic.
Simon Donnelly predicts his old side Celtic to defeat Rangers in the Scottish Cup this weekend.
Former Celtic and Scotland midfielder Simon Donnelly believes Hibs will beat Rangers and Aberdeen to claim second place.