Monday, 1st September, 2014

Real Betis have lodged a bid for Jean-Armel Kana-Biyik, but Celtic are expected to oppose the Spanish side for the defender's signature before the transfer window slams shut.

Kana-Biyik, who turns out for French Ligue 1 side Rennes, could not agree a move to West Ham recently, however is still set to head for the exit door.

Betis, who were relegated from La Liga last term, have now submitted a firm offer for the 25-year-old, according to L'Equipe.

However, Celtic have not given up the chase for Kana-Biyik and could battle Betis for his signature.


The powerful defender was developed in the youth ranks at Le Havre and headed to link up with Rennes in 2010.


At international level Kana-Biyik turns out for Cameroon, despite having been capped for France at Under-21 level.

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