Gossip Column: Mbappe, Sissoko, Roberts, Özil, Silva, Seedorf, Ancelotti, Nagelsmann


Football Gossip Column

Friday 29th September 2017

Paris St Germain face FFP sanctions after UEFA declared that any formal transfer of Kylian Mbappe, 18, following the loan deal struck with Monaco will be treated as taking place in the same timescale as 26-year-old Neymar Jr’s signing. Cue fire sale in January.

Moussa Sissoko, 28, wanted to leave Tottenham Hotspur during the summer, revealed Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino. The former Newcastle United midfielder was an unmitigated flop in his first season at White Hart Lane.
Daily Star

West Ham, Sunderland, and Brighton are tracking West Brom teenage sensation Tyler Roberts, 18, who has netted three times for Walsall during this season’s loan spell.
Daily Mirror

They won’t enter into a swap deal for him but Inter Milan are suddenly interested in Arsenal midfielder, Mesut Özil, 28, again. The Italians will contact him in January to discuss a move to Serie A.
Daily Mirror

David Silva, 31, stunned Manchester City by postponing negotiations over a new contract with AC Milan ready to offer the Spanish international a new lease of life in Serie A.

Clarence Seedorf played for Real Madrid, Inter Milan and AC Milan among others. Managing Oldham Athletic should be a doddle by comparison.
Daily Mirror

Carlo Ancelotti is among the favourites to replace the yet-to-be-sacked Slaven Bilic at West Ham
Daily Telegraph

Bayern Munich want Hoffenheim coach Julian Nagelsmann to replace the sacked Carlo Ancelotti.