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Nguemo move to Celtic hits the rocks

Celtic's hopes of making Landry Nguemo's loan move permanent appear to be over after they failed to meet Nancy's valuation of the player. Celtic reportedly bid £1.2million for Nguemo, with Nancy holding out for £2million-plus.

The likes of Wigan, Stoke and Birmingham have all been linked with the 24-year-old, who is currently at the World Cup with Cameroon.

Nancy sporting director Nicolas Holveck said in The Herald: "We spoke to Celtic at the start of the week regarding Nguemo and, following that discussion, I now believe he won't be joining them next season.

"There is quite a difference in opinion over our valuation of the player and theirs and because there is other interest from England I would expect him to move elsewhere.

"We have been having discussions with English sides regarding Landry for more than a week now, but there is no panic over his sale."

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