Gossip Column: Ranieri, Ruben Neves, Smalling, Maier, Cahill, Özil, Götze


Monday, 24th September 2018

AS Roma have had enough of Eusebio Di Francesco’s bad results and could be thinking about replacing him. An alternative to replace him might be former Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri.
Sky Sports

It seems Wolverhampton have opened the door for a potential Ruben Neves move.. but only if the price is right. The newly-promoted Premier League side wants £110 million – yes, that’s not a typo – to part ways with the Portugal international.
The Times

One of the teams tarteting Neves are Manchester City, although it remains to be seen whether they would be comfortable paying such a steep sum for a relatively unproven player.
Daily Mail

Staying in Manchester, often-criticised-yet-reliable defender Chris Smalling is set to extend his Manchester United tenure since he is close to sign a new deal with the club.
The Star

United are also one of three teams that have reportedly expressed interest in Germany U21 sensation Arne Maier, although Arsenal and Juventus are also looking at the talented playmaker.
Manchester Evening News

Long-time Chelsea defender Gary Cahill admitted he might quit the club in January since he is “finding very difficult” to adjust to the lack of playing time.
Sky Sports

Mesut Özil has constantly been linked with a move away from Arsenal, and Fenerbahce are “dreaming” about the possibility to sign him.

Could Mario Götze be on his way to Liverpool? There is a chance, and experts believe he could be a “good fit” for The Reds.
Sky Sports