Gossip Column: Thiago, Kante, Buffon, Areola, Ghoulam, McTominay, Hamsik


Sunday, 24th June 2018

Real Madrid and FC Barcelona are set to go head to head on the race to sign Bayern Munich star and Spain international, Thiago Alcantara, this summer.

In case Real Madrid can’t land Thiago, then France star N’Golo Kante could become a priority. However, both Barcelona and PSG are also interested in the Chelsea defensive midfielder.
Le Parisien

Gianluigi Buffon has emerged as an alternative to arrive at PSG and if that happens, Alphonse Areola will be shown the exit door.
Le Buteur

Napoli are keen on signing Areola, and the Serie A side is ready to offer Faouzi Ghoulam as a makeweight in any potential deal for the France international.
Le 10 Sport

News have come from Manchester United regarding a potential departure, as Scott McTominay could leave the team on loan ahead of the 2018-19 season in order to “play as much competitive football” as possible. Celtic have emerged as a potential destination.
The Scotsman

There were talks of a potential departure of Marek Hamsik to the Chinese Super League. However, the proposed move fell through and now it seems the Slovakian will remain at Napoli for, at least, one more year.
Sky Sports Italia