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Update on Celtic’s Moussa Dembele moving to Brighton

Update on Celtic’s Moussa Dembele moving to Brighton

Celtic’s Moussa Dembele & Brighton
While it’s generally been a quiet Christmas Day in the world of football, one significant transfer rumour has popped up on the radar.
Sky Sports revealed that Celtic had accepted Brighton?s 18 million pound offer for French striker Moussa Dembele.
Of course, that doesn’t mean that Brighton will complete the deal.
Moussa Dembele still needs to agree personal terms with Brighton if he?s to join the Seagulls and move to the Premier League.

Breaking… Celtic accept bid from Brighton for striker Moussa Dembélé. Two clubs have reached agreement on transfer fee of £18 million
— Kaveh Solhekol (@SkyKaveh) December 25, 2017

Sky Sports delete the story
But is the story true"
Barely two hours after Sky Sports published their article claiming Brighton were close to signing Dembele, the story was pulled from the broadcasters website.
Moreover, reporters from BBC Scotland claimed they’d spoken to Celtic and the story is complete ?nonsense?.
#Celtic source tells me suggestion club has accepted £18m bid for Dembele is ?nonsense.?
— Chris McLaughlin (@BBCchrismclaug) December 25, 2017

Sky have deleted their article on Moussa Dembélé to Brighton.
If they lied to increase betting on it, on Christmas Day, they?re actually a disgrace.
— Jordan Clarke (@FourFourJordan) December 25, 2017

Update on Moussa Dembele’s move
On Monday evening the Guardian have posted an update on the Moussa Dembele story.
According to their sources it’s true that Brighton want to sign the French forward, however Celtic want more for the striker. Readers are told:
Brighton and Celtic are also thought to be several million pounds apart in terms of Dembele’s valuation.
Celtic are braced for a formal offer from Brighton for the 21-year-old, which could start a bidding war.
Dembele had envisaged signing for another Champions League club when he left Celtic but may downgrade those ambitions if the cha... view: 8
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