'What else?' - Chelsea target Dembele quashes Celtic exit rumours

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The France under-21 international is a target for the Premier League leaders but he has suggested he is going nowhere on deadline day

Celtic striker Moussa Dembele has suggested he will not be leaving Parkhead despite interest from Chelsea in the forward.

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Goal understands the Blues are keen to bring the £40 million-rated striker to Stamford Bridge, and the rumour mill moved into overdrive on Tuesday morning when the player was pictured on a flight to London.

It later materialised Dembele was in the capital to undergo a knee scan, with Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers reluctant to sell until the summer.

Taking to Instagram, Dembele himself posted a message: "What else?" accompanied by a picture of himself in a Celtic shirt, Leonardo Di Caprio in 'Wolf of Wall Street' and a series of green love hearts and shamrocks.

Dembele's form since joining the Bhoys from Fulham in the summer has been superb, with the youngster having scored 20 goals in 38 appearances.

The France under-21 international is under contract with the Scottish champions until 2020 and has previously been linked with both Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain.