Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson has told David Turnbull to imagine how good he will be now he has rectified the problem that scuppered a move to Celtic.
Motherwell pulled the plug on David Turnbull’s move to Celtic after Parkhead bosses offered to take the teenager on loan for a year without giving any guarantees they would still buy him next summer, PA understands.
In the latest twist to a gripping transfer saga, David Turnbull will remain a Motherwell player for the foreseeable future.
Sir Kenny Dalglish: Youngsters should always make decisions for sound football reasons, and David Turnbull has made the right one choosing Celtic
It’s been quite a week for David Turnbull.
David Turnbull to Celtic: Neil Lennon insists youngster chose Hoops over Norwich for football reasons, not cash
David Turnbull chose Celtic over Norwich for footballing reasons and not cash, his new Parkhead boss Neil Lennon insists.
David Turnbull will complete his move to Celtic on Friday afternoon so long as he passes his Parkhead medical.
Norwich will meet with fan group representatives to tackle issues raised by a new membership scheme which has been labelled as a “tax on loyalty”.
Celtic assistant boss John Kennedy admits the Hoops and David Turnbull were “miles apart” after the collapse of their £3.25million swoop for the Motherwell playmaker.
David Turnbull is on his way to Norwich to hold talks over his £3.25million switch from Motherwell.
Celtic captain Scott Brown insists David Turnbull will still be made welcome in the Parkhead dressing room despite knocking back an initial offer from the Hoops.
Celtic stuck by their wage offer to David Turnbull as they believed bending to his demands to go outside their pay structure would have sparked a player revolt.