Transfer Talk: Gerrard closes in, Hibs’ Agyepong deal

first_imgCeltic did the business last night, now it’s up to Scotland’s other three.The Scottish champions overcame Rosenborg in the Champions League and now it’s over to Aberdeen, Rangers, and Hibs this evening to progress in the Europa League.And as they gear up for their big occasions, the clubs continue to make headway in the transfer market with the looming prospect of the Premiership kick-off on Sunday also on their minds.Rangers manager Steven Gerrard believes he is “not far away” from securing his remaining targets whilst Neil Lennon has confirmed Hibs are on the verge of signing Thomas Agyepong from Manchester City on a season-long loan deal at Easter Road. On the other side of Edinburgh, Hearts boss Craig Levein has told veteran midfielder Don Cowie he is free to leave after a host of signings arrived at Tynecastle this summer.Elsewhere, and St Mirren boss Alan Stubbs has put the buffers on a deal for former Motherwell winger Chris Humphrey who had been training with the Buddies in an attempt to win a deal with the newly-promoted side.last_img