Everton favourites ahead of Man United and Bournemouth to sign £20m Celtic star

Celtic’s and Scotland international Kieran Tierney has been impressive star for Celtic and would be a perfect coup for Premier League side Everton.

The Toffees have been strangely out in the race to sign the Scottish man, despite their need for a new left-back at Goodison Park being well documented.

Everton’s mainstay Leighton Baines cannot be rely upon as a long-term option and is now 33, while Luke Garbutt has been down the pecking order both under Ronald Koeman and Sam Allardyce and appears set for a move in the summer.

But Tierney, who is a reported target for Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur and AFC Bournemouth according to The Sun, has not yet been linked with a move to Everton despite his outstanding performance for Celtic.

However, according to Bet Victor, the bookies have installed Everton as the 4/1 favourites to sanction bid for the Celtic’s £20 million-rated homegrown starlet this summer.

Man United and Bournemouth, who are believed to have made the 20-year-old their top target, are placed at 6/1. Tierney, who has been named SPFA Young Player of the Year three times looks like the perfect successor to Baines.

He, like Baines, plays as an attack-minded full-back who is renowed for his brilliant performance of a left-foot and pinpoint deliveries from out wide.

Tierney has 11 assists across all competition for Celtic this season and without any doubts, the Scottish man appears the best British left-back around right now.

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