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15:35  10 may  2019
15:35  10 may  2019 Source:   readsport.co

Celtic join race for Norwich target Rekeem Harper

Celtic join race for Norwich target Rekeem Harper West Brom youngster and Norwich target Rekeem Harper is reportedly being monitored by Celtic, according to the Daily Record. The Albion youngster is out of contract this summer and has already turned down a couple of offers from the West Midlands club as his future looks set to be away from the Championship side. Norwich and Tottenham have shown interest in the player recently and now Scottish giants Celtic are interested in snapping up the young midfielder this summer. The Hoops invited the player to Celtic Park on Sunday to watch Neil Lennon’s side defeat Hearts 2-1 and lift the Scottish Premiership title for an eighth consecutive time.

Harper has burst onto the scene at West Brom in 2019 and impressed with a number of stand-out performances in midfield. The teenager, in fact, made his first Championship start for West Brom in a 1-1 draw with Norwich back in January. He played a part in the opening goal for West Brom

Norwich have been linked with a swoop for Fulham forward Ryan Babel ahead of the summer transfer window. According to Turkish outlet Milliyet, Norwich are showing an interest in Milliyet do claim that Babel would prefer to move back to Turkey, with Fenerbahce said to be interested in the forward.

Norwich linked with move for Harper © Stu Forster/Getty Images Sport West Bromwich Albion v Wigan Athletic - FA Cup Third Round

Norwich City are reportedly interested in a deal to sign West Brom midfielder Rekeem Harper this summer.

As reported by The Pink’Un, Norwich and Tottenham are both keen on the talented youngster who has made a name for himself this season.

Harper has burst onto the scene at West Brom in 2019 and impressed with a number of stand-out performances in midfield.

Norwich linked with move for Harper © Mark Thompson/Getty Images Sport Mark Thompson/Getty Images Sport

The teenager, in fact, made his first Championship start for West Brom in a 1-1 draw with Norwich back in January.

He played a part in the opening goal for West Brom, spraying the ball out to Mason Holgate who then whipped it in for Dwight Gayle to make it 1-0. Although, Jordan Rhodes later rescued a point as he diverted in Kenny McLean’s cross.

Harper is out of contract this summer and Norwich are hoping that they can land him on a free transfer if West Brom fail to secure promotion via the play-offs.

Rhodes open to permanent Norwich move.
Sheffield Wednesday striker Jordan Rhodes is open to completing a permanent move to Norwich this summer. Rhodes spent the season on loan to Norwich, as the club clinched the Championship title – finishing the season on 94 points, five clear of Sheffield United and 11 clear of Leeds. According to The Pink’Un, Norwich want to make his loan move a permanent one and that Rhodes, himself, is keen to stay. The report also claims that Norwich had an option-to-buy in the loan arrangement, but are now hoping that they can snap him up for a reduced fee. Rhodes’ contract at Sheffield Wednesday expires at the end of next season and is reportedly on big wages.

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