Scottish Gossip: Celtic, Rangers, Odsonne Edouard, Ryan Kent, Lyndon Dykes

Scottish gossip

Aston Villa are ready to test Celtic with a £30m bid for striker Odsonne Edouard. (Sun)external-link

Leeds United are not giving up on their pursuit of Ryan Kent and will return this week with a £14m bid for the Rangers winger. (Sun)external-link

Ferencvaros star Somalia has warned Celtic the Hungarian side will be no Champions League pushovers - and says next week's qualifying clash is a 50-50 tie. (Sunday Mail)external-link

Rangers midfielder Joe Aribo sets himself a goal target of "double-digit figures as a minimum" as he responds to praise from Ibrox legend Brian Laudrup. (Sunday Mail)external-link

Former England and Russia head coach Fabio Capello says he is impressed with the way Columbia striker Alfredo Morelos has been moulded by Scottish football while with Rangers, in a similar way to Lyon's Moussa Dembele during the Frenchman's time with Celtic. (Sunday Post)external-link

Hibernian head coach Jack Ross is happy to buck the trend and play with two up front as Kevin Nisbet and Christian Doidge work on a promising partnership. (Edinburgh Evening News)external-link

Manager Steven Gerrard insists winger Brandon Barker has earned his chance to impress for Rangers. (Glasgow Times)external-link

Former Livingston striker Lyndon Dykes, who could be called up by Scotland head coach Steve Clarke next week, made a dream debut for Queens Park Rangers with a goal and two assists in a 3-0 friendly victory against AFC Wimbledon. (Sun)external-link

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