Arsenal's £15m Kieran Tierney bid rejected by Celtic

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Image: Kieran Tierney is contracted to Celtic until the summer of 2023

Celtic have rejected a £15m bid from Arsenal for defender Kieran Tierney, Sky Sports News understands.

As reported elsewhere, Arsenal's initial offer for the left-back was turned down by the Scottish Premiership champions and the Gunners are expected to come back with an improved offer.

Sky Sports News understands that Serie A side Napoli are also interested in a deal for the Scotland international.

Tierney was hampered by a hernia problem last season and is currently recovering from surgery.

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The 22-year-old was restricted to 21 league appearances for Celtic last term.

Tierney, who has made 12 appearances for Scotland, is contracted to Celtic until the summer of 2023.

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