Report: AC Milan, Arsenal and Leicester City are all interested in signing Celtic centre-back Kristoffer Ajer


According to Italian reporter and transfer specialist Nicolo Schira, Celtic centre-back Kristoffer Ajer is desired by Serie A giants AC Milan and English Premier League sides Arsenal and Leicester City, and talks are currently ongoing.

#Milan, #Arsenal and #Leicester are all interested in signing #Celtic centre-back Kristoffer #Ajer Talksongoing #transfers #AFC #LCFC

— Nicolò Schira (@NicoSchira) April 20, 2020

The Norway international has actually included in 28 Scottish Premiership games this term and in 13 games throughout the Champions League and Europa League.

Ajer, 22, has actually shown he can likewise choose games at the other end of the pitch, scoring 4 goals, and he has actually been a key player for Neil Lennon’sside


The versatile defender has actually enhanced substantially because signing for Celtic in February 2016 for ₤650,000, and he has actually certainly captured the eyes of European scouts.

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers understands Ajer well from his time at Celtic, and it’s not a surprise that he has actually been linked with a reunion.

Arsenal scouts enjoyed Kieran Tierney a number of times last season prior to his record- breaking ₤25 million move in the summer, and they would have discovered the Norwegian too.

Celtic played Lazio in the group phase of the Europa League, and Milan scouts would have seen him in action when the Scottish giants went to Italy during the first- leg.

It stays to be seen if the Hoops will be keen to let him go, however a juicy offer from any of the trio might lure both club and player, and it will be fascinating to see what takes place during the summer transfer window.

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