Gossip Column: Traore, Debuchy, Evans, Coquelin, Alexis, Arda Turan, Nkoudou, Elneny, Uth, Ganso, Caceres


Tuesday, 9th January 2018

Okay, this is perhaps not the move Manchester United fans were hoping for. But the club has signed Aliou Traore, one of their latest youth additions, to a professional contract.

Mathieu Debuchy is set to leave Arsenal, and the French defender could be included on a potential deal to sign Jonny Evans from West Bromwich.
London Evening Standard

Debuchy is not the only Arsenal player likely to leave in the coming days, however, as Arsene Wenger has shown Francis Coquelin the exit door as well. The former academy product is a reported transfer target for Valencia.
Daily Mail

And last but not least, Alexis Sanchez is pretty likely to leave Arsenal in the coming days, and sources with knowledge of the situation have admitted he could be a Manchester City player “by the end of the week.”

However, Arsene Wenger said “there has not been an approach for Sanchez” from City or any other club in the past few days.
Sky Sports

Arda Turan is increasingly likely to depart Barcelona in the coming days, and he is reportedly being linked with a move to Istanbul Basaksehir.

Tottenham are set to let one of their players go for their remainder of the season, as Georges-Kevin Nkoudou is set to complete a loan move to Burnley until the end of the current term.

West Ham United are keen to bolster their midfielder and are reportedly considering two Arsenal players: Francis Coquelin and Mohamed Elneny.
Sky Sports

Mark Uth has reportedly signed a deal to join Schalke 04 as a free agent once the current season ends.

Sevilla are considering an exit for Ganso in the January transfer market, and they will decide the future of the Brazilian playmaker in the coming weeks.

Lazio have bolstered their defensive depth after sealing a move to acquire Martin Caceres from Hellas Verona. The Uruguay defender has a lot of Serie A experience since he also played for Juventus in the past.