Football Gossip Column

Gossip Column: Fekir, Zola, Golovin, Wilshere, Varela, and Lozano

Tuesday 19th June 2018 Nabil Fekir, 24, may yet join Liverpool after the Lyon midfielder’s agent claimed the deal hasn’t died. It isn’t pining for the fjords, it is not demised and nor is it deceased. Not yet; it's just...
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Gossip Column: Willian, Wilshere, Anderson, Maddison, Milinkovic-Savic, and Balotelli

Monday 18th June 2018 Manchester United want to rap with Chelsea about a £60m deal for midfielder Will.I.an, 29. Daily Mail Jose Mourinho is a tough taskmaster. Sergej Milikinovic-Savic, 23, must be “willing to die” for Manchester United according to Patrice Evra....
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Gossip Column: De Gea, Kante, Bale, Gotze, Telles, and Rooney…

Saturday 16th June 2018 Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea, 27, is set to sign a new five-year contract but hasn’t so far because he keeps dropping the pen. Manchester Evening News Jan Oblak, 25, is showing him how its done by...
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Gossip Column: Luiz, Grealish, Torreira, Leno, Verratti, Boateng, and Mbemba

Thursday 14th June 2018 Arsenal are determined to strengthen their backline, but Chelsea won’t help them. Not until they up their £18m bid for David Luiz, 31, anyway. And how bad must your back four be to think that Luiz...
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Gossip Column: Fabianski, Mesa, Hazard, Pacqueta, Sterling, and Jimenez

Wednesday 13th June 2018 West Ham United are ready to raid Championship side Swansea City with Lukasz Fabianski, 33, and Alfie Mawson, 24, the targets. Daily Mirror Everton like the cut of the 26-year-old Marvin Plattenhardt’s jib and are willing to fight...
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Gossip Column: Alisson, Shaqiri, Costa, Torreira, Rooney, Deulofeu & Golovin

Tuesday, 12th June 2018 Roma goalkeeper Alisson says he is “very happy” in the Eternal City. Liverpool are willing to test that with a £57m bid already lodged with the Giallorossi… Terra …although they are unlikely to make an approach for the...
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Gossip Column: Fekir, Ratcliffe, Herrera, Patricio, Alli, and Rooney

Saturday 9th June 2018 Did we say Liverpool had all but signed Lyon midfielder Nabil Fekir? Apparently, the 24-year-old’s medical was worse than first thought… Daily Telegraph Chelsea were offered a chance to sign up Jim Ratcliffe as owner but decided to...
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Gossip Column: Fekir, Shaqiri, Jorginho, de Ligt, Alisson, Lascelles, and Grealish

Friday 8th June 2018 Liverpool don’t believe the summer is a marathon and are sprinting into the new season. Lyon will sell them Nabil Fekir, 24, if the price is right: Jurgen Klopp, come on down! Daily Mirror And the quota of...
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Gossip Column: Roberts, Fellaini, Dalot, Mane, Hazard, and Sokratis

Tuesday 5th June 2018 Real Madrid are in a pickle. Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino didn’t take the job because he’d rather be seen as a loyal loser than a winning mercenary… Daily Mail …while 27-year-old Eden Hazard, Chelsea and Belgium wing wizard,...
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Gossip Column: Fekir, Alisson, Lichtsteiner, Silva, Shaqiri, and Silva

Monday 4th June 2018 Not a good weekend for Liverpool. It began to go pear-shaped when the agent of Lyon Nabil Fekir, 24, was a no-show… Liverpool Echo …and then Roma goalkeeper Alisson, 25, let it be known he was going to...