Gossip Column: Walcott, Özil, Sanchez, Cavani, Kondogbia, Rabiot, Oscar, Moura, and Blind

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Football Gossip Column

Friday 6th October 2017

Theo Walcott, 28, is set to leave Arsenal in January with Southampton in pole position to reignite his career
Daily Express

Mesut Özil is a bit fussier. He’s only willing to play for Barcelona, Real Madrid, or Manchester United. Or Arsenal because the 28-year-old might yet stay at the Emirates.
Goal

PSG are set to wait until next June before signing Alexis Sanchez, 28, due to their ongoing FFP struggles.
Daily Mirror

Which will also see Edinson Cavani, 30, move to Real Madrid and in no way should this be considered Neymar Jr, 26, getting his own way. No…
Don Balon

Geoffrey Kondogbia, 24, is being eyed flirtatiously by Liverpool and Tottenham but it’s Valencia who will win his heart if they exercise their option-to-buy at the end of his loan spell in the Mestalla.
Daily Mail

Adrien Rabiot, 22, wants a move to the Premier League when he leaves PSG and this week declared himself a “boyhood Liverpool fan”. It’s Arsenal’s turn next week with Manchester United pencilled in for November 24th.
ESPN

The PSG fire sale is beginning to hit its stride with Lucas Moura, 25, told to leave Ligue Un and join Arsenal by former PSV Eindhoven defender Alex.
Evening Standard

Plenty of eyebrows were raised when Oscar, 26, left Chelsea for Shanghai SIPG. Now he wants to return to London, there are plenty of knowing looks telling him, “Told you!”
Evening Standard

Daley Blind has been stuck in the revolving exit door at Old Trafford since Jose Mourinho took over as Manchester United. Fenerbahce reckon they know how to release the 27-year-old.
Talksport