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SportDunajska Streda reject Celtic's bid for Vakoun Issouf Bayo

14:41  03 january  2019
14:41  03 january  2019 Source:   readsport.co

Vakoun Issouf Bayo wants Celtic move

Vakoun Issouf Bayo wants Celtic move Vakoun Issouf Bayo wants to complete a January move to Celtic, according to reports. The Daily Record claims that the striker has his eyes on a move to Celtic, with the Scottish champions preparing an improved bid for the player. Celtic have already had one bid in the region of £1.75 million rejected for the striker. It is believed that the Hoops could reach an agreement with Dunajska Streda should they take their offer above the £2 million mark. The club’s sporting director has revealed that talks over a deal are ongoing, with all the signs looking positive for the Hoops, as they aim to reach an agreement early in the January window. Bayo has emerged as a key target for the club, with Rodgers keen to add a couple of strikers to his squad during the new year period. Paris Saint-Germain youngster Timothy Weah remains on the club’s radar, with a loan deal to join Celtic also believed to be close.

Vakoun Issouf Bayo (born 10 January 1997) is an Ivorian footballer who plays for Dunajská Streda as a forward. Bayo joined Dunajská Streda in March 2018.

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Dunajska Streda’s sporting director Jan van Daele has confirmed that Celtic have made a bid for Vakoun Issouf Bayo, but he says his club have rejected the offer.

“Speaking to Sky Sports News: Van Daele said”

“We confirm we have received a bid from Celtic but refused the bid as it did not match our expectations.”

Dunajska Streda reject Celtic's bid for Vakoun Issouf Bayo © Ian MacNicol/Getty Images Sport Ian MacNicol/Getty Images Sport

However, Van Daele confirmed that the Slovakian club will be willing to sell the Ivorian forward if Celtic up their offer.

“We are in direct contact with Celtic club officials and we are open to negotiating with Celtic.”

The Scottish champions reportedly made a bid of £1.75million for the 21-year-old, but Dunajska Streda have told Celtic that they want around £2.3million for their star player.

Celtic confirm Vakoun Issouf Bayo signing

Celtic confirm Vakoun Issouf Bayo signing Celtic have confirmed the signing of striker Vakoun Issouf Bayo from Dunajska Streda. As reported by the club’s official website, the striker joins from the Slovakian side subject to a work permit and a medical. Bayo has put pen to paper on a four-year contract at the club and follows PSG youngster Timothy Weah through the doors this month. The Hoops reportedly failed in an opening bid for the striker but swiftly negotiated a deal with Dunajska

FC DAC 1904 Dunajská Streda is a Slovak football team, based in Dunajská Streda . In the 2007 to 2008 season, the team were the west group champions of the Slovak Third League.

Dunajska Streda keen to talk after Celtic make £1.75million bid for in-form striker Vakoun Issouf Bayo . Slovakian side Dunajska Streda have admitted they are willing to consider a deal. Celtic are also chasing a right-back but may miss out on Timothy Catasgne.

Celtic have been scouting Bayo for a significant period of time and want him to be one of two forwards they bring in during the January transfer window/

Dunajska Streda reject Celtic's bid for Vakoun Issouf Bayo © Ian MacNicol/Getty Images Sport Celtic v RB Salzburg - UEFA Europa League - Group B

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