Gossip Column: Sterling, Bale, Lascelles, Darmian, Fonte, Oxford, and Fakir


Football Gossip Column

Friday 23rd February 2018

Raheem Sterling, 23, has a pulse so Real Madrid are naturally interested in signing the Manchester City and England winger.
Daily Mirror

Which will allow Gareth Bale, 28, to leave the Bernabeu. What do you mean he’s already leaving…
The Independent

In a new rumour, Gary Cahill’s form is so bad that Chelsea are looking at Newcastle United skipper Jamal Lascelles, 24, as a summer signing.
Evening Standard

Juventus will sign Matteo Darmian, 28, in the summer. Has anyone told Manchester United? Probably not.

Jose Fonte, 34, is leaving West Ham for Chinese Super League side Dalian Yifang in a £5m deal.
Daily Mail

Meanwhile, Atletico Madrid are keen on signing £12m Hammers youngster Reece Oxford, 19, currently on loan at Borussia Monchengladbach.
Daily Telegraph

Arsenal have been given a clear run at Lyon midfielder Nabil Fekir, 24, but if their finishing on this deal is anything like last night, they will make a huge mess of it.