TL;DR for Wednesday, August 29

TL;DR for Wednesday, August 29

By TheTwoPointOne

Rise and shine! Every morning we rundown all of the top headlines in Scottish football and fill you in on what you need to know and what isn’t all that important. This is TL;DR news.


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The Scottish FA’s board will debate today whether Scotland will continue to play their fixtures at Hampden or move to Murrayfield from 2020. A decision is possible but more time may be needed.


It’s being reported that Lyon have joined Marseille in the running to sign Celtic striker Moussa Dembele. The Ligue 1 side are said to be considering a £15million offer for the forward. Meanwhile, Celtic are weighing up a move for Leicester City defender Filip Benkovic.


Elsewhere, Osijek winger Eros Grezda has successfully completed a medical ahead of his proposed move to Rangers. The 23-year-old is reportedly signing on a three-year contract with the Ibrox club also targetting Nottingham Forrest defender Joe Worrall on a loan.


The Scottish Sun are reporting that Dundee have pipped St Mirren to the signing of Kenny Miller. The former Rangers striker is close to agreeing a two-year deal to move to Dens Park.



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Rangers will offer Alfredo Morelos a new contract in an effort to fight off interest from other clubs, including French side Bordeaux.


Hearts are said to be close to completing a £250,000 deal for Dundee’s Craig Wighton with a move expected to be confirmed today.


Staying at Tynecastle, and Czech striker David Vanecek, who has signed a pre-contract agreement to join Hearts in January, has revealed his frustration that an agreement had not been reached with current club Teplice for him to move this summer.


Lassana Coulibaly remains “very doubtful” for Rangers’ Europa League play-off second leg against Ufa in Russia.


Odsonne Edouard is ready to declare himself fit for Celtic’s Europa League play-off against Suduva and Sunday’s Old Firm derby against Rangers.


Swansea City are leading the race among English Championship clubs to sign Youssouf Mulumbu. The Congo midfielder decided to leave Kilmarnock at the end of last season.


Former Celtic midfielder Liam Henderson says manager Fabio Grosso was crucial in his decision to turn down interest from Serie A clubs and move to Hellas Verona this summer from Bari.

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