Van Dijk wants Celtic move

  • Last Updated: June 18 2013, 10:37 BST

Dutch Under-21 international Virgil van Dijk has confirmed his desire to seal a move to Celtic.

Virgil van Dijk: Ready for Celtic move
Virgil van Dijk: Ready for Celtic move

The Scottish champions are understood to have shown an interest in the FC Groningen defender, and the player is now hoping they push through with a deal.

Van Dijk had attracted interest from England, with newly promoted Cardiff City and Championship outfit Brighton both keen, however, the player seems to have his heart set on a move to Glasgow.

"Celtic is a fantastic club and a step up for me," he told De Telegraaf.

"I now have to wait until the clubs agree."


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