Celtic ready to offer Hibernian Mikey Johnston to sweeten John McGinn deal

first_img Scotland international John McGinn in action against Netherlands. Celtic are set to offer Mikey Johnston on a season-long loan to Hibernian as they look to sweeten a deal for John McGinn, according to the Daily Record.Brendan Rodgers is extremely keen on landing the Easter Road midfielder and has seen bids of £1.5million and £2million rejected but is unwilling to pay over the odds. 1center_img But now the impasse could be ended with Johnston being sent to Leith as the Bhoys look to get the talented 19-year-old winger games.St Mirren and Aberdeen had been interested in taking the youngster on a temporary basis but now Hibs could land him as they relinquish their hold on McGinn.The deal could be perfect for Hibernian boss Neil Lennon who is looking to replace former wing loanee Brandon Barker, who has returned to Manchester City.last_img

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