Gossip Column: Mourinho, Sancho, de Ligt, Joelinton, Romagnoli, Buffon, and more…


Thursday, 7th March 2019

Could Real Madrid have a THIRD manager over the course of the current season? It shouldn’t be ruled out, since there’s already talk of Jose Mourinho looking to replace Santiago Solari following the Champions League exit against Ajax on Tuesday.
The Telegraph

Jadon Sancho might not be “coming home” in the end, as it is believed that the winger will reject any offers from both Manchester United and PSG in order to continue his development at Borussia Dortmund.
The Sun

Barcelona remain open to sign Matthijs de Ligt but if they want to accomplish that, they’ll be forced to sell some players first, according to recent reports.

Newcastle are ready to break the club’s transfer record – again – in order to sign Hoffenheim forward Joelinton. The German side wants £40m for his services.
The Sun

Tiemoue Bakayoko has made a decision and he wants to remain with AC Milan as long as the Serie A side qualify for the Champions League next season.
France Football

No Champions League, no problem! Gianluigi Buffon is set to sign a contract extension with PSG despite the side’s elimination from the UEFA Champions League this Wednesday.
Football Italia

Alessio Romagnoli might leave AC Milan next summer but only if an offer of around the €60 million range arrives.
Calcio Mercato

Tottenham are beginning to search for Hugo Lloris‘ long-term replacement, and apparently their top target is Lazio‘s Thomas Strakosha. However, the Serie A club is reluctant to let their shot-stopper leave.