Report outlines Celtic advantage in Luca Connell race

General view outside the stadium prior to the UEFA Europa League Group B match between Celtic and Rosenborg at Celtic Park on September 20, 2018 in Glasgow, United Kingdom.

Celtic and Wolverhampton Wanderers are among the clubs reportedly interested in Luca Connell of Bolton Wanderers.

Faro , Portugal - 22 May 2019; Luca Connell during a Republic of Ireland training session at The Campus in Quinta do Lago, Faro, Portugal.

According to The Daily Record, Celtic have an advantage in the race for Luca Connell over Wolverhampton Wanderers and Norwich City.

The Scottish Sun has claimed of interest in Connell from Scottish Premiership giants Celtic.

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Premier League trio Wolves, Norwich City and Sheffield United are also reported to want the Bolton Wanderers youngster.

 

The 18-year-old, who can operate as a defender or as a midfielder, is out of contract at Bolton this summer and is available for training compensation.

According to The Daily Record, Celtic have an advantage over the likes of Wolves, Norwich City and United in that they will not have to pay as much of a tribunal fee as clubs in England.

Faro , Portugal - 22 May 2019; Republic of Ireland players, from left, David McGoldrick, Ronan Curtis, Seamus Coleman and Luca Connell during a Republic of Ireland training session at The...

Promising young talent

Connell is a very talented and promising young player who can only get better in the coming years.

The versatile player will be a smart long-term signing for any club, but he has to pick a team where he stands a chance of playing regular first-team competitive football.

Faro , Portugal - 23 May 2019; Luca Connell during a Republic of Ireland training session at The Campus in Quinta do Lago, Faro, Portugal.

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