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Jordon Ibe shows he's ready to bounce back from failed Celtic move

Jordon Ibe of Bournemouth during the Girona v AFC Bournemouth pre-season friendly at Estadi Olimpic Lluis Companys on July 20, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain.

Jordon Ibe was linked with a summer move to Celtic.

Jordon Ibe of Bournemouth during the Girona v AFC Bournemouth pre-season friendly at Estadi Olimpic Lluis Companys on July 20, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain.

Throughout last month, Jordon Ibe's Bournemouth future looked uncertain.

The Bournemouth Echo reported that Celtic wanted to sign Ibe and this speculation continued right up to the Scottish transfer deadline.

 

Ibe has not had a big role at Bournemouth this season. He has not made any Premier League starts, playing just a combined 48 minutes off the bench.

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He is now showing he is ready to bounce back from an uncertain summer, with Celtic unable to reach an agreement with The Cherries.

Yesterday he featured in a behind closed doors game for Bournemouth against Queens Park Rangers.

Jordon Ibe of Bournemouth during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Tottenham Hotspur at Vitality Stadium on May 4, 2019 in Bournemouth, United Kingdom.

He scored a hat-trick in a 6-1 victory for Bournemouth, making a statement of intent.

Ibe is ready to put all of the uncertainty behind him and move forward.

His performance has challenged manager Eddie Howe to put him into the starting line up this weekend at home to Everton.

He has struggled to live up to the £15 million Bournemouth paid for him, but it is never too late to have a fresh start.

Now free of distraction over his future, he might be able to kick on.

Christian Norgaard of Brentford and Jordon Ibe of Bournemouth during the Pre-Season Friendly match between Brentford and AFC Bournemouth at Griffin Park on July 27, 2019 in Brentford,...

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