Report: Celtic interested in Niklas Dorsch

Niklas Dorsch of 1. FC Heidenheim looks dejected during the Second Bundesliga match between 1. FC Heidenheim 1846 and FC St. Pauli at Voith-Arena on October 27, 2019 in Heidenheim, Germany.

Neil Lennon’s Celtic are reportedly interested in Niklas Dorsch.

Milot Rashica  of Bremen battle for the ball Niklas Dorsch of Heidenheim during the DFB Cup second round match between Werder Bremen and 1. FC Heidenheim 1846 at Wohninvest Weserstadion on...

According to The Telegraph, Celtic are interested in signing Niklas Dorsch from FC Heidenheim in the January transfer window.

It has been reported that Dorsch turned down the chance to extend his stay at Bayern Munich to move to FC Heidenheim in 2018.

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The defensive midfielder came through the youth system at Bayern, but the 21-year-old could not establish himself in the first team.

 

Good signing for Celtic?

Dorsch is a very talented and promising young defensive midfielder who would be a good long-term signing for Celtic.

The Glasgow giants could do with a young player in that particular department, and the 21-year-old would be a good addition to the team.

Stats

According to WhoScored, the youngster has scored one goal and provided two assists in 11 appearances in 2. Bundesliga, and also played twice in the DFB Pokal so far this season.

During the 2018-19 campaign, Dorsch made 28 starts and two substitute appearances in 2. Bundesliga, scoring two goals and providing two assists in the process, according to WhoScored.

Niklas Dorsch of 1. FC Heidenheim looks dejected during the Second Bundesliga match between 1. FC Heidenheim 1846 and FC St. Pauli at Voith-Arena on October 27, 2019 in Heidenheim, Germany.

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