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Report shares what Celtic insiders have said about Brendan Rodgers' transfer plans

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers is seen during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Motherwell at Celtic Park on December 2, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers is keen to make further additions at Parkhead this month, but Yaya Toure may not be one of them.

Celtic's Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers applauds the fans following the UEFA Europa League group B football match between Celtic and Salzburg at Celtic Park stadium in Glasgow,...

According to the Daily Record, Celtic sources have told them that Brendan Rodgers has no intention to sign Yaya Toure this month.

Toure has been heavily linked with a move to Parkhead, and the midfielder has also spoken about the move recently, suggesting that he would be open to switching to Scotland.

 

However, Celtic have no intention of bringing him in this month, even though he is a free agent.

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Celtic, instead, are said to want to sign targets in other areas of the pitch, as Rodgers has different priorities.

Brendan Celtic's Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers reacts during the UEFA Europe League Group B football match Salzburg v Celtic in Salzburg, Austria on October 4, 2018. (Photo by...

Rodgers does not feel that strengthening Celtic’s central midfielder is the most pressing concern for him.

And it seems that the Bhoys are working on other deals to improve the quality of their squad.

Celtic are in a title fight for the first time in a number of years, and will return from the winter break level on points with Rangers at the top of the Scottish Premiership table.

Bernardo Silva (L), Yaya Toure (C) and Ilkay Gundogan (R) of Manchester City look dejected after conceding during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Manchester...

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