Manchester City to give ex-Celt Patrick Roberts a free transfer

Former Celtic favourite Patrick Roberts looks set to leave Manchester City on a free transfer. The 24-year-old has struggled since he left Celtic but could look to reignite his career away from the English Champions.

A number of Championship teams are chasing him as the Englishman looks to reboot his career. Spells at Girona, Norwich, ‘Boro and Derby have threatened to stall the progress of the former England U21 Internationalist.

Roberts scored 18 goals in 79 appearances in Scotland and was very impressive under Brendan Rodgers in the Invincible season. Ange Postecoglou would unlikely He may be keen on a move to Celtic as it would give him the chance to settle, something he hasn’t had the opportunity to do since leaving Celtic.

He had a successful two-and-a-half-year leaving with seven trophies and the adoration of the support. Roberts has business interests in Glasgow and if Celtic make an offer, they would certainly stand in good stead to sign the winger. It wouldn’t be a transfer window without Celtic being linked with Roberts.

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