Thursday, 23. October 2014
02. 05. 14. - 16:00
Austrian football captain Marc Janko could be set to move to Glasgow's Celtic FC after he negotiated an early end to his contract with the Turkish side Trabzonspor.
Celtic have reportedly been told by Rob Jansen, the agent for 30-year-old Janko, that the football star is now available for a free transfer.
Janko, 30, has twice been offered the chance to transfer to Glasgow in the past four years but turned the first opportunity down due to commitments to the Salzburg side he was signed to. The second time he was tempted over to Portugal team Porto with their extremely high offer – one he "couldn’t resist".
However he has recently spoken of his desire to play for the Scottish side, and was quoted saying earlier this year: "If Celtic are looking for a striker to score goals then tell them I would honestly walk to Glasgow from Turkey to join them."
The striker was valued at 5 million EUR in 2009 when he was last considering a transfer move to Celtic.
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