Livingston completed the signing of Gavin Reilly on Tuesday afternoon following his release from Carlisle United, with manager David Martindale admitting they had tracked the former St Mirren and Hearts forward for a couple of seasons.
Hibs are on the verge of signing Chris Cadden from Columbus Crew in MLS, Kilmarnock striker Eamonn Brophy has been linked with a switch to St Mirren and Aberdeen are keen on former winger Gary Mackay-Steven.
It suggests that Celtic, who have been defending their decision to take a mid-season trip to Dubai, and Rangers won’t be the only teams doing business this month and that the uncertainty of the coronavirus pandemic is doing little to dissuade teams from freshening up their squads, which will including moving players on.
Scroll down and click through for all of Wednesday’s latest from around the SPFL.
1. New deal and move in the pipeline for Kennedy
Rangers are closing in on a new deal for starlet Kai Kennedy. The teenage ace has been on loan at Inverness CT after it looked like a new contract would not be agreed. His performances for the Highlanders have been impressive but after signing a new deal he will likely be sent on loan to Raith Rovers. (Various)
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2. Celtic keen on Barca target
Celtic are one of a number of clubs keen on Leicester City starlet Sidnei Tavares. However, they face stiff competition for the Portuguese midfielder with Barcelona at the front of the queue with the player’s contract expiring at the end of the season. Juventus, Porto and Bayern Munich are some of the other sides who have shown an interest. (Scottish Sun)
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3. Laxalt price set
The parent club of Celtic loanee Diego Laxalt have slapped a £7.2million price tag on the player. AC Milan lent the left-back to the Scottish champions in the summer and would be willing to take a near £10million hit on the player they signed for €18million. They are keen to raise funds. (Il Milanista )
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4. Offer for Old Firm target
Stoke City have made a move for Celtic target Alfie Doughty. The 21-year-old’s deal with Charlton Athletic expires at the end of the season and the Championship side have made a bid to land him in January. Able to play left-back or left wing, Doughty has also been linked with Rangers. (Sky Sports)
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