Scottish Gossip: Celtic, Lennon, Ajer, Dundee Utd, Mellon, Aberdeen, Considine

Scottish gossip

Celtic manager Neil Lennon says defender Kristoffer Ajer is a doubt for Sunday's Scottish Cup semi-final against Aberdeen with a groin injury, while he hailed Mohamed Elyounoussi's performance against Lille as his best for the club (Scottish Sun)external-link.

Elyounoussi, meanwhile, says Lennon does not deserve recent criticism after Celtic's poor recent run (Scotsman).external-link

And Lennon says goalkeeper Scott Bain is pushing for the number one spot after saving a penalty in the draw in Lille (Scottish Sun).external-link

Hibernian head coach Jack Ross has refused to give an injury update on his squad as they prepare for Saturday's Scottish Cup semi-final against Hearts(Edinburgh Evening News)external-link.

Dundee United manager Micky Mellon believes a deal with players and coaching staff for wage cuts will be done (Courier)external-link.

Aberdeen defender Andy Considine is closing in on a one-year contract extension, triggered when he reaches a certain number of games this season (Press & Journal)external-link.

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