Gossip Column: Aguero, Sanchez, Keita, Meyer, Sandro, Matic, Giroud



Monday, 26th June 2017

The transfer window isn’t known as the ‘Silly Season’ for nothing. Spurs got the ball rolling by slapping a £200m price tag on Harry Kane in the hope of deterring Manchester United

Irish Independent

…while Manchester City want to send Sergio Aguero to Arsenal and get Alexis Sanchez by return post.


Naby Keita is on Liverpool‘s radar and around £70m should be enough to secure his release from RB Leipzig…

Liverpool Echo

…while the Reds are keeping tabs on Max Meyer at the Under-21 European Championships with Tottenham also interested in the Schalke winger

Daily Star

Chelsea have agreed terms with Alex Sandro so just the minor matter of agreeing a fee with Juventus remains. Around £61m is expected to seal the deal.


Manchester United are ‘confident’ of landing Nemanja Matic from Chelsea this week.


Lyon want Olivier Giroud to replace Arsenal-bound Alexandre Lacazette and have opened talks with the French international.