Date: 9th April 2021 at 6:20pm
Written by:

Lots of Celtic fans have been talking about after news emerged about the Swiss manager.

Football Insider has recently reported about Favre, saying that after Celtic learnt of Eddie Howe’s plans of not returning to management until the summer, the Hoops have initiated contact with the former Borussia Dortmund boss.

Favre has previously been on Celtic’s shortlist and they now seem to have made an approach for him, with the report saying that the Hoops hierarchy don’t feel that Howe is willing to deal with the pressure that comes with the Parkhead job.

Should Celtic appoint Favre instead of Howe?

Yes

Yes

No

No

This news was relayed on Facebook by Celtic News Now Many Hoops fans made their views clear about Favre.

What do Celtic fans make of the links with Favre?

Celtic consider Favre’s CV to be impressive for the club, especially considering that he has won two league titles with Zurich. His track is impressive in Germany and France.

1 of 8

Celtic fans can you get 8/8 on this quiz on forgotten players. First up, who is this?

During his time at Borussia Monchengladbach, Favre helped the Foals qualify for the League and he even helped them climb up the Bundesliga table during his time there.

The Swiss manager picked up an impressive 2.01 points-per-match tally at Dortmund as well, helping preach a brand of football that is attacking and dynamic.

While some of these Celtic fans would want Favre at Parkhead and one fan rates him higher than Howe.

Having said that, Howe has made certain demands to Celtic and he has sought certain assurances before he manages at Parkhead.

So perhaps, the Hoops should meet the Englishman’s demands and stick to hiring him.

In other news: TalkSport pundit drops big Celtic claim after Eddie Howe development