Gossip Column: Van Dijk, Ginter, Ake, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Walcott, Goretska, Iheanacho



Sunday, 25th June 2017

Their initial approach may see Liverpool get a transfer ban but they haven’t given up on signing Virgil Van Dijk from Southampton. They face stiff competition from Chelsea.
Mail on Sunday

West Ham are so desperate to sign an Arsenal striker that they are sniffing around Theo Walcott. £25m is the price and they have scraped together all the pennies they can find to make it.
Sunday Mirror

Tottenam aren’t put off by Borussia Dortmund slapping an £18m price tag on defender Matthias Ginter.
Mail on Sunday

Liverpool have talked the talk and now they are ready to walk the walk by offering £25m for Arsenal midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. The Gunners are ready to tell the Merseysiders to walk through the door marked ‘do one’.

But if Schalke midfielder Leon Goretska changes his tune, Liverpool may be in luck. The Russian is reportedly unimpressed by Arsenal‘s interest in him
Evening Standard

Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho is interested in a move to Leicester or West Ham but they don’t want City to insert a ‘buy-back’ clause in the deal.
Sunday Telegraph

Bournemouth are putting a plan together and Nathan Ake of Chelsea is the target. The Cherries mentioned £20m and the Blues pricked up their ears.
Bournemouth Echo