Gossip Column: Coutinho, Messi, Emre Can, Bruno Fernandes, Pogba, and more…


Saturday, 7th September 2019

Manchester City could have signed Philippe Coutinho ahead of the 2019-20 season, but Pep Guardiola reportedly rejected the chance to do so.

Lionel Messi can leave Barcelona on a free quite soon. But Barca’s president, Josep Maria Bartomeu, is confident that won’t happen.
Sky Sports

Real Betis attempted to sign Emre Can until the final day of the transfer market, but the German midfielder chose to stay at Juventus.

Newly-signed Roma midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan admitted he’s “uncertain” regarding his future at Arsenal, club where he must return at the end of the 2019-20 season.
Sky Sports

Claudio Marchisio is on the verge of completing a move to AS Monaco on a one-year contract.

FC Barcelona wanted to sign Federico Bernardeschi, but Juventus wanted €23million and Ivan Rakitic in exchange for the former Fiorentina star.
Mundo Deportivo

Bruno Fernandes didn’t leave Sporting Lisbon during the summer, but the Portugal international could still leave the club on January.
The Sun

Manchester United have made contact with Paul Pogba‘s agent Mino Raiola in order to discuss a new contract for the France international.
Manchester Evening News