According to journalist Tom Barclay, Glasgow Rangers target Siriki Dembele has handed in a transfer request at current club Peterborough United.
Dembele hands in transfer request
Now, it has been revealed that the forward has asked to leave Posh. The latter’s co-owner, Darragh MacAnthony, has admitted that the request has come as a shock to the club.
Dembele is attracting a lot of interest around the UK at the moment – Newcastle, Fulham, Celtic, Nottingham Forest and Stoke City have all been mentioned as potential suitors. With Peterborough reportedly looking for a fee of around £2m for the Scotland citizen, he could well represent a bargain for the Gers.
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Called ‘outstanding’ by Peterborough manager Darren Ferguson, Dembele is clearly eager to move on from this current employers. Given the Premier League interest in his services, the Ibrox outfit would face a fight to convince him they are the right choice for his future development. It remains to be seen who comes out on top in this intriguing transfer battle.
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