Hibs deny Celtic link
By Alex Dunn
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Hibernian have denied that they have agreed a deal with Celtic for two of their players.Hibernian have moved to deny speculation that has suggested they have concurred on a deal to sell Gary Caldwell and Derek Riordan to Celtic.
Both players have impressed for the Edinburgh outfit this term and have reportedly caught the attention of Celtic chief Gordon Strachan.
Caldwell's current contract is set to expire in the summer, whilst Riordan's runs until October, but Hibs have been quick to deny a deal has been struck with Celtic.
''It is categorically untrue,'' read a club statement.
''To claim that there is a deal in place is absolute nonsense.
''We have not been contacted by anybody so how can there be a deal in principle?''