Gossip Column: Lukaku, Rooney, Costa, Chalobah, Gray, Walters, Mahrez



Thursday, 6th July 2017

Manchester United have agreed a £75m fee with Everton for Romelu Lukaku, 24.

With Wayne Rooney, 31, going the other way.

Despite being banned from registering new players until January 2018, Atletico Madrid have £22m to spend on Diego CostaChelsea‘s 28-year-old-striker.
The Guardian

Also heading toward the Stamford Bridge exit door is Nathaniel Chalobah, 22, and Watford are sweet-talking him into a move to Vicarage Road.
Daily Mirror

Strikers are in demand and West Ham United like the cut of 26-year-old Andre Gray‘s jib and are giving Burnley 15 million reasons to listen.
Evening Standard

And they will because their £3m bid for Stoke City‘s John Walters, 33, has been accepted.
Sky Sports

Riyad Mahrez, 26, will definitely sign for Arsenal. That’s what the bookmakers think, and Leicester City seem resigned to losing the winger.
Leicester Mercury