Gossip Column Scorn and Rejection Special: Mbappe, Modric, Pogba, Malcom, and More


Football Gossip Column

Saturday 11th August 2018

Jose Mourinho’s ‘Rejected Manchester United Because Of Me XI’ got it’s star striker when Kylian Mbappe, 19, stayed put at Paris St-Germain.
Daily Mirror

Ousmane Dembele, 21, turned down a move to Arsenal but will the Barcelona striker be able to resist Paris St-Germain? Thomas Tuchel hopes not.
Daily Mail

Luca Modric isn’t going to leave Real Madrid – he’s signing a new contract. Which means stories of him buying a flat in Milan weren’t true…

Paul Pogba, 25, wants to stay at Manchester United as the club won’t sell him to Barcelona. He’s on a journey and he wants to prove himself at the club before leaving.

Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, 23, is very sad about leaving Chelsea for a loan spell at AC Milan. Way to go to win the fans over, Tiemoue!
Daily Mirror

Hell hath no fury like a Malcom scorned. The Barcelona midfielder spurned Roma because of the way they treated him and not because the Blaugrana offered him a bigger salary. No…

Joe Bryan was even more callous. The 24-year-old dumped Aston Villa after taking a medical, preferring Premier League Fulham after leaving Bristol City.
Bristol Post