Revealed: 62% of Celtic fans want January swoop for Dowell

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Celtic fans have been discussing possible replacements for summer departure Stuart Armstrong, and nearly two thirds of fans think they should target Everton’s Kieran Dowell.

Celtic fans were left understandably frustrated by their transfer window this summer, as the Hoops sold two key players without replacing them.

Moussa Dembele left the club on deadline day, but the lack of a replacement for Armstrong is really bizarre, as the Hoops had all summer to get someone in.

The 26-year-old scored 23 times in 98 Premiership appearances, and his ability to score goals from midfield simply can’t be covered by Oliver Ntcham alone.

This is why a move Dowell, who scored ten times from an attacking midfield position on loan at Nottingham Forest last season, makes sense.

The 20-year-old is well down the pecking order at Everton though due to the form of Gylfi Sigurdsson and signing of Bernard, and a loan move to Celtic Park makes sense for all parties, giving the Hoops even more time to find a long-term solution.

You can find the full poll results down below, where 62 per cent of fans want a move for the Everton outcast…