UK time is: 10:14:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Lennon sure goal-ace will stay

<div style='background-color: #0B610B;'><a href='http://www.rsspump.com/?web_widget/rss_ticker/news_widget' title='News Widget'>News Widget</a></div>

Celtic manager Neil Lennon remains convinced that striker Gary Hooper will remain with the club beyond January.

"He will be a Celtic player come 1 February, I'm pretty sure about that" - Neil Lennon
The 24-year-old scored twice in a comfortable 4-0 victory against Dundee United to lift his side a full twelve points clear at the top of the table.

But the Hoops have already dismissed a couple of offers from Norwich City for the former Scunthorpe United marksman who has now netted in excess of seventy goals for the long-way leaders.

"He will be a Celtic player come 1 February, I'm pretty sure about that," Lennon told BBC Scotland. "I don't see any reason why he should be in a rush to go just yet and I don't think he wants to.

"I think he's just getting better and his performance tonight again was of a fantastic level," he added. "He's just a great player and we want him here."

LATEST ON THE VITAL CELTIC FORUMS ...

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: stev Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday January 22 2013

Time: 11:35PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Celtic Articles

Deila prepares for biggest game (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Lennon won't rule out return (Sunday January 25 2015)

Worthy winners says Deila (Saturday January 24 2015)

Narrow victory enough for Celtic (Saturday January 24 2015)

Stats: Ross County v Celtic (Saturday January 24 2015)

Ross County v Celtic: Team Line-Ups (Saturday January 24 2015)

Celtic can move clear (Friday January 23 2015)

Talks on hold (Friday January 23 2015)

Celtic hard to stop - Deila (Thursday January 22 2015)

Celtic reclaim leadership (Wednesday January 21 2015)

Archived Celtic Articles

List All Vital Celtic Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

Breaking League News

Deila prepares for biggest game
Celtic : 28/01/2015 18:28:00
Teenager surprised by move
Dundee United : 28/01/2015 17:15:00
Defender joins Hibs
Dundee United : 28/01/2015 17:00:00
McCulloch Relishing Old Firm Reunion
Rangers : 28/01/2015 15:41:00
Defender Watson Joins On Loan
Hibernian : 28/01/2015 15:28:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Ronny Deila was the best choice for Celtic?
Suggested By:  Vital Celtic
Yes 51%
No 49%