Tunisian ginats Esperance de Tunis have contacted Celtic FC of Scotland for the availability of Ivorian International Vakoun Bayo, Felele247.com.ng understands.
The Ivorian striker moved to Parkhead in January 2019 but made just one appearance that season.
Last term Bayo scored twice in 16 Celtic appearances but he was sent on loan to Toulouse in the summer with an option to buy.
Vakoun Bayo looks set to be the next departee on the list as the Ivorian striker is being pursued by Tunisian champions Esperance. Bayo has spent this season on loan at Ligue 2 club Toulouse, where he has scored just six goals in 26 games. The French side are unlikely to make that deal permanent, but Esperance have enquired about Bayo’s availability in the summer, according to reports by the
After six goals in 26 games in Ligue 2 it’s not expected the French side will sign him permanently in the summer.
However, he’s is a target for African giants Esperance who have enquired about the availability of Bayo.
The player has experience in Tunisia already, having moved from the Ivory Coast to Etoile du Sahel when he was a youngster. His performances in the country earned him a cross continent move from Africa to Europe, but he could now retrace his steps with Celtic looking to off-load unwanted members of the squad to make way for the rebuild under a new manager.