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Riley McGree reveals why he rejected Celtic move

It’s one of the risks for Celtic when competing for players in the transfer market. The lure of playing in the English Premier League and the perks that go with that can be seen by some as a more attractive option. Right now, we have concerns that Cameron Carter-Vickers...
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Riley McGree pushing for Middlesbrough debut against Derby

Riley McGree is pushing for a Middlesbrough debut in their Sky Bet Championship clash with Derby. The Australia midfielder was in the squad for the first time for Wednesday’s draw with QPR after recovering from a bout of Covid-19 that delayed his return from international duty. Goalkeeper Joe Lumley...

Riley McGree makes confession about Celtic manager

Celtic enjoyed a brilliant winter transfer window, bringing in Daizen Maeda, Reo Hatate, Yosuke Ideguchi, Matt O’Riley and Johnny Kenny. And while the Rangers might have made a couple of significant additions on loan of their own, the Hoops must be delighted with how things went for themselves. One move that they could not pull off though was that of Australian international, Riley McGree.

Socceroos Scouting Report: New Middlesbrough signing Riley McGree

It's time for a special January transfer window edition of the Socceroos Scouting Report. Riley McGree's future received widespread attention in Australian football, given the possibility he had of joining countrymen Ange Postecoglou and Tom Rogic at Celtic. So, with the 23-year-old leaving Birmingham City (via Charlotte FC) to join...

Middlesbrough appear to take dig at Celtic after Riley McGree move

Not too long ago, Celtic had appeared to be closing in on their fifth signing of the January transfer window in the form of Riley McGree. The Australian international had impressed on loan with Birmingham City and has appeared to catch the attention of several clubs. Ange Postecoglou must have known the player well from his time as the manager of the Australia national team and in that regard, the Hoops were believed to hold an advantage in the transfer race.

Riley McGree: Middlesbrough sign Australia midfielder on permanent deal

Middlesbrough have signed midfielder Riley McGree from Major League Soccer side Charlotte FC on a three-and-a-half year contract. The 23-year-old Australia international ended his loan spell at Birmingham at the end of December, having scored two goals in 16 games. McGree, who lists Adelaide United and Melbourne City among his...

Chris Wilder makes Riley McGree claim amid Celtic transfer saga

Chris Wilder is a manager who had linked with the Celtic job in the summer before the club ended up appointing Ange Postecoglou. And considering how things have turned out since then, it is safe to say that most fans would be happy with how things turned out, as the Hoops have won the Scottish League Cup and appear to be gearing up for a Premiership title challenge in the second half of the season.

Middlesbrough sign Australia midfielder Riley McGree from MLS side Charlotte FC

Middlesbrough have completed the signing of Australia international midfielder Riley McGree from MLS side Charlotte FC. The 23-year-old, who previously made 30 appearances on loan at Birmingham, has signed a three-and-a-half-year deal on Teesside. Boro manager Chris Wilder told his club’s official website: “We’re delighted to bring Riley into the...

3 players Celtic can sign as Riley McGree alternative

Celtic had looked on the verge of completing their fifth signing of the January transfer window by signing Australian international, Riley McGree. He had impressed tremendously at Birmingham City on loan and on top of that, he was also someone that Ange Postecoglou was very familiar with, having given him an international call up when he was a teenager.

Charlotte FC transfer midfielder Riley McGree to Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough FC acquired midfielder Riley McGree from Major League Soccer expansion team Charlotte FC, the clubs announced Friday. McGree stands as Charlotte's second-ever signing after penning a deal in October 2020, and departs before the MLS expansion side plays a game. “We knew Riley was being tracked by a lot...

Charlotte FC president offers insight to the Riley McGree bidding war

While no deal is done, it’s likely Charlotte FC’s second signed player, Riley McGree, will remain in Europe rather than join the club for its inaugural MLS season. McGree, an attacking midfielder from Australia, signed with Charlotte FC in October 2020 for an undisclosed fee. He spent last the 14 months on loan for English Championship club Birmingham City, where he became an impact player across his 30 appearances for the Blues. He scored three goals and added two assists.

Transfer notebook: Middlesbrough continue January work with Riley McGree set to sign from Charlotte FC

Middlesbrough are closing in on the £2.5m signing of Charlotte FC midfielder Riley McGree, write Lyall Thomas, Anthony Joseph and Keith Downie. The Australia international was in the UK and undergoing a medical with Boro on Wednesday, as head of football Kieran Scott and manager Chris Wilder continue their work to improve the club's promotion chances.

Middlesbrough overtake Celtic in race to sign Riley McGree

Middlesbrough have taken the lead in the race to sign Charlotte FC midfielder Riley McGree, sources have confirmed to 90min. The Australia international was signed by the MLS expansion side - who are currently preparing for their inaugural season - in October 2020 from Adelaide United. Since then, he's spent...

Celtic manager’s old comments about Riley McGree go viral

The rumours linking Celtic with Riley McGree might have come completely out of the blue but he is someone that Ange Postecoglou has known for a long time now. In fact, he had given the midfielder his first call up to the Australian national team during his time as their manager, back in 2017, when the Charlotte FC star was still a teenager. While he did not make his international debut back then, it just goes on to show how highly he was rated.

Surprising details emerge about Riley McGree to Celtic transfer deal

Riley McGree is not someone who had been linked with Celtic recently but that has taken a complete turn as it has emerged that the Hoops are closing in on a deal to sign him from Charlotte FC. He had spent time on loan at Birmingham City in the Championship recently and managed to impress. In fact, he has been one of the club’s best players and there were many calls from their fans to sign him on a permanent basis.

Middlesbrough join Celtic in race for Riley McGree

Middlesbrough are battling Celtic for the signature of Charlotte FC midfielder Riley McGree, sources have told 90min. The Australia international was signed by the MLS expansion side - who are currently preparing for their inaugural season - in October 2020 from Adelaide United. Since then, he's spent time on loan...