Gossip Column: Fabregas, Pellegrini, Godin, Barella, Vermaelen, Pulisic and Bailly


Football Gossip Column

Monday 19th November 2018

AC Milan CEO Ivan Gazidis has good memories of Cesc Fabregas’ time at Arsenal. So much so, he wants to sign him from Chelsea.

Manchester United have a problem and throwing money at it is their answer. Roma midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini, 22, is going to double his wages as a result.
Football Italia

In other fairy tales, Manchester United are “confident” of signing Diego Godin, 31, from Atletico Madrid this winter.
Manchester Evening News

Napoli are favourites to sign Nicolo Barella despite Tottenham placing a £35m bid. Apparently. Liverpool and Arsenal are monitoring the situation.

Premier League duo Southampton and Watford think Barcelona defender Thomas Vermaelen, 33, is the answer. Which means they are asking the wrong question.

Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United are all set to be disappointed. Borussia Dortmund declared Christian Pulisic, 20, isn’t for sale. Yet…

Paris St-Germain are the latest club to show an interest in Eric Bailly, 24. The Ivory Coast defender is unhappy at Manchester United and wants to do one. Arsenal are the English club most interested.
Daily Mail