Deadline Day Gossip Column: Bolasie, Montoya, Maguire, Dembele, Rose, and A Whole Lotta Transfer Shakin…


Football Gossip Column

Thursday 9th August 2018 (High Noon update…)

Burnley want Yannick Bolasie, 28, on a season-long loan but Everton want him to leave on a permanent deal. However, they won’t sell to Crystal Palace in case he plays well…you couldn’t make it up. Oh…
Daily Mirror

Fulham are in the mood for moonlight, music, and Martin Montoya, 27, of Valencia, as well as Marseille midfielder Andre Zambo Anguissa, 22.
Get West London Sport

Jose Mourinho was his usual cheery self this morning when he told the press “the latest information I have is no” after they asked if Manchester United will sign anyone.

Which confirms the news that Leicester City don’t want to sell Harry Maguire to the Red Devils…
Daily Mail

Arsenal want to take Ousmane Dembele, 19, from Barcelona on a season-long loan. A fee of £10m now with a permanent move coming next summer for £90m.

Tottenham defender Danny Rose, 28, has ideas above his station. Schalke 04 want him but the England international is waiting for Paris St Germain to come in for him.

Crystal Palace are taking Swansea City striker Jordan Ayew, 26, on a season-long loan deal. As if they haven’t got enough non-scoring forwards already…

Watford think they can do better than Barcelona misfit Paco Alcacer, 24. They need to think again…