Gossip Column: Higuain, Stuani, Hazard, Dybala, Malcom, Luiz, and Ospina


Football Gossip Column

Wednesday 12th June 2018

That didn’t take long, did it? The fallout from the signing of Cristiano Ronaldo begins with Fabio Capello convinced Gonzalo Higuain, 30, will leave Juventus for Chelsea this summer.

So too Stefano Stuani, 25, with Wolves and Newcastle United circling as Juventus struggle with FFP compliance.
Birmingham Mail

Which is probably the reason why stories about Paolo Dybala, 24, leaving Juventus for Liverpool in a £80m deal, are being given credence.

Meanwhile, Eden Hazard, 27, is expected by bookmakers to move to Real Madrid from Chelsea this summer. Shocker, huh?

In another twist, Tottenham are interested in Malcom, 21, of Bordeaux, as are Roma. Ladies and gentlemen, the transfer window is truly open.
France Football

Carlo Ancelotti was always the dressing room joker and now he’s cranking up the jokes at Napoli. His latest is that signing David Luiz, 31, from Chelsea will improve his squad.
Daily Mirror

Jannik Vestergaard, 25, passed a medical so now all that remains is personal terms to complete his move from Borussia Monchengladbach to Southampton.
Sky Sports

England lost the World Cup semi-final but on the bright side, Boca Juniors want to sign David Ospina, 29, from Arsenal so it hasn’t been all bad news today.
Daily Mirror