Gossip Column: van Bronckhorst, Sanchez, Ozil, Mahrez, Musa, Draxler, and, Torreira


Football Gossip Column

Thursday 23rd November 2017

Arsene Wenger named Feyenoord boss Giovanni van Bronckhorst as his successor to the Arsenal job. When that will be remains to be seen.
Daily Star

Alexis Sanchez, 28, is a man in demand. Real Madrid threw their hat in the ring, while Manchester City are still favourites to sign the wantaway Arsenal striker…
Don Balon, via Daily Express

…but as he fulfils Paris St-Germain‘s pre-requisite of having a pulse, the seemingly unstoppable French giants are likely to head the queue for the striker’s signature in January.
Daily Mirror

As a former Barcelona player contemplates moving to Real Madrid, a former Madrid hero won’t be moving to the Camp Nou. Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil, 29, saw his hopes of signing for the Blaugrana dashed by Lionel Messi, 30, who thinks the German is “past his best”.
Daily Star

Manchester City want to end Riyad Mahrez’s Leicester City hell by signing the 26-year-old winger Riyad Mahrez, 26, in the January window.
Manchester Evening News

Meanwhile, the Foxes are also set to offload Ahmed Musa, 25, Leonard Ulloa, 31, and Yohan Benalouane, 30, in January. As yet, nobody is brave enough to declare their undying love for the trio.
(Daily Mirror

Along with every other club in Europe, Liverpool are tracking Paris St Germain winger Julian Draxler, 24.

Everton charms are wasted on Sampdoria as the Italians are not interested in selling 21-year-old Lucas Torreira in January.