Gossip Column: Kulusevski, Seri, Herrera, Gomes, Drinkwater, Bafounta, Asoro and Maja


Football Gossip Column

Saturday 14th April 2018

The Arsenal rebuild continues with Atalanta midfielder Dejan Kulusevski, 17, the next target for Sven Mislintat, the club’s new head of recruitment.

Chelsea opened talks with Nice over Jean Michael Seri, 26, by triggering his £35m release clause.

Ander Herrera, 28, isn’t sure if he will stay at Old Trafford or whether he’s going to do one this summer as Manchester United have yet to open talks over a new deal. His current contract ends in 2019.
Mundo Deportivo

Tottenham and West Ham haven’t lost their appetite for Barcelona midfielder Andre Gomes, 24, in the past 24 hours…

But if the Hammers can’t have him, they’ll take any old iron, any old iron, any, any, old Iron, or Danny Drinkwater, 28, from Chelsea, whichever suits best.
Daily Telegraph

Everyone’s going with youth so Everton didn’t want to miss out. Nantes midfielder Kamal Bafounta, 16, won’t get the hump if the Toffees launch a bid for him.

And finally, just to rub salt in the Mackem wounds, Newcastle United are set to take Joel Asoro, 18, and Josh Maja, 19, from Sunderland. League One will be a tougher place to get out of without them…
Daily Mail