Gossip Column: Fabianski, Mesa, Hazard, Pacqueta, Sterling, and Jimenez


Football Gossip Column

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 Watford over the Hertha Berlin left-back.
Sky Sports

To the backdrop of ‘Yakety Sax’, Swansea City midfielder Roque Mesa, 29, is being chased by Sevilla, Fulham, and Newcastle United.

Leicester City are the latest club to be linked with Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Thorgen Hazard. Chelsea and Valencia are also monitoring the 25-year-old’s situation.
Leicester Mercury

Manchester City are ready to trigger the release clause of Lucas ‘Costa’ Pacqueta. Who? The 20-year-old Flamengo midfielder is valued at £40m, inclusive of ‘Manchester City tax’.

Juventus are running out of midfield options after signing Emre Can, 24. The latest target is 30-year-old Tottenham and Belgium ace Moussa Dembele.
Daily Mail

Raheem Sterling, 23, failed to agree a new contract with Manchester City before England departed for Russia. Expect a slew of stories about his future…starting now!

Wolverhampton Wanderers have signed Raul Jimenez, 27, from Benfica, subject to international clearances. The season-long loan deal includes an option to buy in 2019 for £30m.
Wolverhampton Wanderers FC

It wouldn’t be a gossip column without Liverpool and Arsenal being mentioned so here we go: Thomas Lemar, 22, is on the verge of a move to Atletico Madrid after the Rojiblancos agreed a fee with Monaco.