‘Great Signing If True’ ‘A Fantastic Acquisition’ – Celtic Fans Back Move To Recruit Liverpool Player

Celtic could make a bid to sign Liverpool left-back Owen Beck on a permanent basis, according to the Daily Record.

The newspaper claims that the Hoops have already had a loan offer rejected for the Welshman but they could well make another approach before the transfer window closes at the end of the month.

Beck impressed during his loan spell at Dundee in the first half of the season and supporters on X would be delighted if he makes the switch to Parkhead:

Rivals could challenge Celtic for Beck’s signature

Rangers have also been credited with an interest in the Liverpool defender over the past few weeks, but there has always been a feeling that Brendan Rodgers’ side were favourites to sign him ahead of their Glasgow rivals.

One of the main reasons for that is that the Light Blues would have to offload Borna Barisic or Ridvan Yilmaz first before pursuing Beck.

There is one potential stumbling block that could stop Celtic from bidding for Beck again

FIFA rules stipulate that a player can’t play for more than two teams in a single season. Having returned to Anfield at the start of January to provide cover for the injured Andy Robertson and Kostas Tsimikas

After featuring in Liverpool’s 4-0 win over Bournemouth at the weekend, Celtic may end their interest in the fullback, as he wouldn’t be able to make an appearance for the Scottish champions until the beginning of the 2024/25 campaign.

David Tully

David Tully

David has worked as a football reporter for the last fifteen years. Having started as an intern at Snack Media, he then went on to become a freelancer, working on various different sites. At the start of 2023, he took up his current role as content writer for National World's Football News Network.