Deadline Day Gossip Column: Wells, Llorente, Sanchez, Mahrez, Mendy, Janssen, Remy


Thursday 31st August 2017, 11am

Burnley and Huddersfield Town have agreed a £5m fee for striker Nakhi Wells, 27, to move to Turf Moor. Former club Bradford City expected to receive £1.8m as part of sell-on deal to Terriers.
Sky Sports

Tottenham are set to burst Chelsea’s bubble with a £15m bid for Swansea City striker Fernando Llorente, 32.
The Guardian

Manchester City remain keen on Alexis Sanchez, 28, but Arsenal want £70m. Reports suggest that officials from the Citizens are en route to Chile to conduct a medical.
Manchester Evening News

They seek him here, they seek him there, but the world’s media can’t find Riyad Mahrez, 26, anywhere! Roma, Barcelona, and Arsenal are all interested in the Leicester City winger.
Daily Mirror

Meanwhile, Namplays Mendy, 25, is set to become a former Leicester City player with Nice ready to sign the midfielder. Will that allow Jean Michael Seri, 25, to move on?

West Bromwich Albion launched a £23m bid for Vincent Janssen, 23. Tottenham might be tempted if they land Fernando Llorente, 32.
Daily Mail

Loic Remy, 30, is set to end his Chelsea hell with Las Palmas keen to take him to the Canary Islands. Inexplicably, the Blues are keen on a loan deal rather than a permanent move.